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The Entrepreneurs Council: how entrepreneurs retain their culture and lean in with talent


Talent continues to be a top priority for business leaders. Members of the Entrepreneurs Council share insights on preserving culture, empowering employees and planning for future hiring needs as their companies grow rapidly.


How do you preserve your culture when your team is expanding rapidly, either organically or via acquisitions?

How do you empower your employees’ full potential and enable them to drive future success?

How do you ensure your hiring and workforce planning align with future business needs?


Key takeaways: Empower your team and preserve culture as you grow

A company is only as successful as the teams within it, so founders must focus on talent and culture as they scale. Encouraging an owner’s mindset and enabling employees to make informed business decisions are critical to developing a strong workforce. Additionally, strategically planning for future hiring and budgeting for employee growth and development is essential.

The Entrepreneurs Council provides diverse perspectives and advice on maximizing talent through rapid growth.

The views reflected in this article are the views of the individual entrepreneurs and do not necessarily reflect the views of Ernst & Young LLP or other members of the global EY organization.

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