The Five Stages of Business Growth

Adapted from Harvard Business Review (https://hbr.org/1983/05/the-five-stages-of-small-business-growth) Stage 1: Existence In this stage the main problems of the business are obtaining customers and delivering the product or service contracted for. Among the key questions are the following: Can we get enough customers, deliver our products, and provide services well enough to become a viable business? [...]