5 Types of Employees Your Small Business Will Need

Even you as an entrepreneur is one of the most important persons in your business, however, the success of your business will be based in large part on the team of people that you have and on which you and your business can rely.

Different life-cycle levels of your business will need different people with different skills and different roles. Even the need for different people will have different intensity of effect on your business results; you can categorize them in several different categories.

What type of employees your small business will need today?

An important question for each entrepreneur, and one of the first questions that you will need to answer if you want to build a really exceptional business.

Let’s take a look at five different types of employees that you will have in your business.

1. Innovators

The first type of employees that you will need is innovators. They are the most creative persons in your company, and they will bring new and fresh ideas for your business and product improvements.

Although you may think that you are the innovator as an entrepreneur, still you will need different innovative persons who will help you in a continuous process of innovation in your business.

2. Managers

As your company starts growing you can’t manage everything, you will need managers. You will need persons who will enable that everything will be done as you want to be done.

Managers will need to have strong managerial skills and specific role in ensuring that your business will continue to grow even you are not always there.

3. Educators

The third type of employees that you will need for your small business is persons who will educate other persons. Today’s successful businesses are based on knowledge as one of the biggest competitive advantage.

4. Inspirers

You can already have innovators, managers, educators, you can be a team leader that will inspire other people to do the work in the most applicable way for your business, but still you will need more and more people who will inspire each other in giving their best when they do the work for your business.

These persons will bring on an everyday basis new energy in every person that is a part of your small business team.

5. Entertainers

The last type of employees that you will need in your business is entertainers. The work that your team will do is important, but also the working atmosphere will be important in their overall pleasure when they work in your business.

Dragan Sutevski

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Dragan Sutevski is a founder and CEO of Sutevski Consulting, creating business excellence through innovative thinking. Get more from Dragan on Twitter. Contact Dragan