However, Kamps follows this data with a disclaimer that “it’s possible to raise money and secure an exit as a solo founder, that doesn’t mean it’s a fantastic idea.” Your level of entrepreneurship is just as dynamic as your relationships. Will centralizing your team limit the potential of your business?
Having a co-founder relationships can reduce your stress level, diversify the team’s skillset and build confidence with potential partners. Yet, co-founders can bring additional conflict and make it more difficult to make decisions. Since it is clear you can grow on your own, don’t let that limit you from starting and scaling your business. Then, you can take the time needed to find co-founders that bring new ideas and skills while maintaining a similar level of compassion and empathy.
Also, you can decentralize your team by hiring employees. In The Finance To Hiring For Your Business, TheTagan chats with Shondra Washington to breakdown this overwhelming process.