Acquiring as much funding as possible is probably key to sustaining your small business's future. But running yourself into the ground and out of your business entirely isn't worth it.
Derek Lidow's "Startup Leadership" should serve as an invaluable research for small business owners keen on being a successful entrepreneur and entrepreneurial leader.
If you want to make changes to your business, "Reinventing Organizations: A Guide to Creating Organizations Inspired by the Next Stage of Human Consciousness" may be the answer. Beware, however. This is not your average how-to business guide.
There are many steps when you launch a business. You must know when to seek investment and when to build a company and a team. You must also know when to approach a buyer, if selling is your ultimate aim. In his book, author Timothy Freriks looks at these issues and more.