An interesting posting by Jason Durbin in Venture Beat. Rapid growth can be both the solution and the problem. Article added by Jay Johnson.
As any entrepreneur will tell you, one of the biggest challenges in growing a business is knowing which responsibilities of the business to hand off. Even more difficult is knowing when to hand them off. In order for the business to grow, this handoff has to happen, but if you don’t execute it strategically, the detrimental consequences can reverberate across the entire organization.