“Fast Company Magazine and Business.com cited several statistics regarding business owners who participate in a facilitated peer advisory board. 64% report an increase in bottom line profitability. 56% report an increase in top line sales. 60% report an increase in productivity. Other points that support the idea include: increased quality improvement, improved customer service, improved team work, and increased job satisfaction. The overall positive revenue impact of a peer advisory board can be from 19-43% of gross revenues.” –Entrepreneur Circle Blog
It also helps if you have a board of associates "that walk in your shoes,” and understand the pressures and also understand accountability. Try a PRO, President’s Business Owner Peer Board experience—see if it works for you.