startup growth

4 Delegation Strategies for Busy Entrepreneurs

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship / March 8, 2014

When you first launch your company, you have to micromanage to some extent – there’s little or no team infrastructure and, since you’re building a company from the ground up, every decision builds and shapes the future of the company. As you scale your business, however, there comes a time when micromanaging actually damages your organization. It also makes running and working in your business a lot less…

7 Lessons From Sustaining Our Startup’s Rapid Growth

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship Startup Advice / August 8, 2013

Ministry of Supply launched in June 2012 to immediate fanfare- garnering 4,000 customers and selling 6,000 dress shirts in our first month.  At the time, one of our co-founders, Kit Hickey, described the company as, “an adolescent trapped in a baby’s body, and we had to learn how to sprint before we could learn how to walk.” Fast-forward one year, and today our company is the proud parent…