Are you opening a dollar store? Your business will be different and unique from all others. Running that business will be both challenging and rewarding. Successfully managing that unique business will require a unique set of leadership and management skills. Are you prepared for the challenge? If not, prepare before you start!Do you have the training and skills that are required to successfully handle all of the human resources requirements associated with opening a dollar store? Are you up to speed on all of the reporting and record keeping laws and regulations associated with having employees? Do you have the training and experience to successfully hire, train and supervise your employees? If not be sure to look for training before you start. There are many sources of information and training. State and Federal information is a phone call or a click away. Business organizations often provide training and updates to members. Local colleges are another great source.How about general business management; do you have training and experience in business operations? Can you lead your business forward strategically? Are you ready to manage the day-to-day operations of your business? Successfully opening a dollar store requires leadership. If you are not prepared, be sure to seek support for the gaps that may exist in your skills and competencies. All of the sources listed above can help.There are many other keys to successfully opening a dollar store. Be sure that you and your employees are all prepared to handle the various responsibilities of your assigned roles within the store. Be sure that training is completed prior to opening. Be sure that you are ready to head down the road to success when the doors open for the first time.To Your Dollar Store Success!