‘[tweetmeme source=”RoseA_smallbiz” only_single=false]’ Tim Berry has an excellent post about accountability and 7 critical truths attached to it.  Well, accountability is the capacity to account for one’s actions; or as a representative of one’s organization, to account for either your actions or the actions of your organization.  It is being responsible of what you do.

The 7 Critical Truths About Accountability Are:

  1. Accountability is critical to small business growth.
  2. It’s about people.
  3. Tools can help.
  4. Place matters less every day.
  5. Metrics are magic.
  6. Planning process is critical.
  7. More than anything else: set expectations and follow up on performance.

Tim humbly admit he’s not expert in doing it but he knew these are critical. So what do these seven critical truths really are and why? Well, you must check out this 5th and final part of Tim Berry’s Accountability Post.