Why do some companies consistently grow profits and revenues every year and others, seemly in the same type of business, crash and burn? Certainly, there are many factors, including many that are not within our control (luck).
However, there is one very important predicate to success, and it is completely within our control: A Functional Team.
Business is complex and rapidly changing. It is not reasonable to assume that one person could have the knowledge, skill, and experience to be an expert in everything. Most business decisions require world-class expertise in many different areas at the same time.