Every major corporation has a mission statement. Just because you are a small business (one employee, perhaps), doesn’t mean you don’t need a mission statement. YOU DO. A Mission Statement keeps your vision and goals in alignment and always at the forefront of the employees minds (especially when you are that employee).
Here are some tips on how and why to write one from FastCompany.com:
Forbes is one of my favorite blogs to read for big/small company stuff. Every company must follow certain conventions that have been proven over time to improve the overall life and longevity of the company. Mission Statements are one of them. Heck, you should also have a personal mission statement.