6 Business Challenges Every Small Business Struggles With (And How to Fix Them)

Running a small business is difficult.  according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, about 20% of small businesses fail by the end of their first year...that's a crazy stat.

But, many of these common business problems and challenges are fixable. From difficulty finding customers, generating leads, and building an email list, to hiring the right people and balancing quality and growth. It is important to take a step back from the day-to-day operation, take time to understand your pain points, and re-think your strategy.

Here are six challenges every small business faces, along with some tactical advice about how to fix them.