I’ve been following Richard Branson’s blog for awhile now. I love the simplicity of his insights and how he easily translates his business brilliance to concepts applicable to a cart vendor in a developing country. In his latest installment, Not Going It Alone, Branson offers up one of his success formulas. Instead of the
A, B, Cs
Branson explains the
C, C & Ds
Success, Branson tells us, cannot be achieved in isolation of others. It takes a team. Whether I’m coaching business leaders or cancer survivors and caregivers, at some point in the coaching conversation we explore the idea of building a team. When taking on the biggest challenges in our lives, tapping Branson’s formula is more likely to create the outcomes we desire. According to Branson,
To be successful in business, you need to connect and collaborate and delegate.