Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Todd Fast, an Experienced Human Resources Consultant based in Everett, WA, USA.

What's your business, and who are your customers?

I help businesses develop their workforce using Appreciative Inquiry.

Tell us about yourself

I'm a passionate HR business partner, having worked in HR for over 15 years. I became interested in appreciative inquiry back in 2012 and have been impressed at how transformational it is. I love looking for what's already working well everywhere I go.

What's your biggest accomplishment as a business owner?

Creating an Appreciative Inquiry forum to solve business issues.

What's one of the hardest things that come with being a business owner?

Finding new contacts to share with.

What are the top tips you'd give to anyone looking to start, run and grow a business today?

  1. Network religiously.
  2. Look first at how to help others.
  3. Be regularly passionate.

Is there anything else you'd like to share?

Do what you love.

Where can people find you and your business?


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