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What Will It Profit A Business Owner To Gain A Client But Lose Their Soul?

What Will It Profit A Business Owner To Gain A Client But Lose Their Soul?

UK small business owners worry more about maintaining a healthy work/life balance, than achieving a profit, according to a report by AXA PPP. Just 18% of enterprise owners surveyed revealed that the thought of operating at a loss keeps them up at night, compared to 26% who are concerned their company is having a negative impact on their personal lives. When quizzed about what gives them the most sleepless nights, respondents revealed that losing talented staff (29%) is a major concern, followed by skills shortages (24%), client demands (17%), lack of business growth (15%) and access to finance (13%). When strictly talking finance, wages was cited as the top concern with 27% identifying paying employees as their biggest cost issue, followed by access to finance (22%), operational overheads ... »