The Elephant in the Room 5 steps to conquering your biggest challenge

Finley, Daniel C.
November 2009
Journal of Financial Planning;Nov/Dec2009 Practice Management Sol, p12
Academic Journal
The article offers the author's tips for businesses to overcome challenges, particularly the elephant in the room. The elephant in the room, an English idiom is described according to Wikipedia based on the idea that an elephant in the room would be impossible to overlook, which the author emphasized that most people have dealt with the least and irrelevant matters to address the problems wherein most people ceases to admit and confront. The author provided steps in conquering challenges involving the acknowledgement and admittance of a challenge and defining the nature of the challenge that would include to rate one up to 10 features of the business, to identify the number one challenge, and the solution to accomplish the need to address the challenge.


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