My clients often hear me say, “We are not running a lemonade stand” as I walk them through the intricacies of best practice accounting and the importance of strategically planning to meet goals. So when I saw this article, it struck me funny because it outlines everything you need to start a lemonade stand but mentions nothing about the need for strong accounting practices so that no matter whether your goal is to grow, prepare for sale or pass the business to your family you are prepared. So, if you are losing sleep at night because it feels like you are running a lemonade stand, call me and I can help. Remember, no one summits solo. Read more if you want to open a lemonade stand.