Business challenges

The Biggest Challenges Business Owners Face Today

Vince DiCecco is a dynamic and sought-after seminar speaker and author, with particular interest in business management/development and marketing subjects. With over 20 years experience in sales, marketing and training, he is presently an independent consultant to businesses looking to sharpen their competitive edge. Vince addresses a wide range of topics focused on nurturing customer loyalty while improving profitability. He may be reached via email at

Most business owners agree that talent management is of strategic importance. In a comprehensive study conducted jointly by Hewitt Associates and the Human Capital Institute, nearly 700 senior-level talent leaders ranked the top workforce challenges facing today’s business owners as follows:

  • Attracting and retaining skilled professional workers;
  • Developing managerial capability;
  • Retaining high performance;
  • Developing succession pool depth;
  • Addressing shortages of management or leadership talent.

—Vince DiCecco, Your Personal Business Trainer