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 vince@ypbt.com.

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