We all know the signs of a relationship in trouble, the little tipoffs that tell you when things are heading south.
Business relationships, however, have their own red flags and not everyone sees them.
As a lawyer whose practice focuses on business partnership disputes, I have seen upfront how ugly they can get, and I’ve noticed a few signs that my clients heeded too late.
Whether you’re thinking of getting into business or already are working with someone, here are some clues that problems lie ahead.
Breakdown in Communication
Is your business partner taking longer and longer to respond to emails? Are they brushing off your calls or skipping your regular catch-ups? There may be a reason.