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Taking Stock of Business: Research and Remuneration

Posted on January 15th, by Sourcing Ninja in Featured, Knowledge Base. No Comments

Today is the first time since I started Quest Research over 3 years ago, where I actually paid myself a bonus. There have been other lump sum payments in the past when I’ve allowed myself a little reprieve but those were to repay the funds I had lent to the company to get it up and running. Today was the first proper, non-payback (non-take back) bonus I received. 🙂

It was only a token amount, something to keep the workers happy (it’s a sole business) for working over the holiday period in my one man business. And to be fair, it was a long time coming because I had promised myself a bonus for the past 4 quarters but I never quite felt that I had enough in reserves to justify a “splurge”.

What struck me as odd was how little I … Read More »