The road to successful entrepreneurship can often be long and winding, filled with high highs, and low lows and for many, few people within their traditional circle who understand the challenges of launching and running a new business. In RMA, many entrepreneurs find a camaraderie that had perhaps eluded them elsewhere.
“Sharing with and learning from other local retail professionals,” is indeed one of the most valuable parts of being involved with RMA says RMA Board Member, Steve Barnett, President of Barnett Retail Solutions.
Through networking events and opportunities such as the online community, entrepreneurs find a group of like-minded people who support other entrepreneurs, and eagerly offer advice to those just starting out.
In celebration of National Entrepreneurship Week, some of our board members have shared some of the best advice they’ve received:
And our personal favorite: