Start a Business With the Goal of Scaling in Mind from the Beginning
Here's an article that we thought would be a nice addition to your reading list. It's called How to Start a Business: 23 Steps to Becoming Operational.
There are some ideas here that we found really thought-provoking. Here's an example:
I cannot stress enough the value of building like you are going to grow from day one. I get that you are probably the only person in your business right now. You should operate as if you are an organization of people, not just yourself. This will save you an incredible amount of headache down the road ...