New Zealand is a nation of small-to-medium businesses. Our DIY mentality, coupled with the Kiwi number eight wire ingenuity, drives us to work for ourselves. All going well, business grows and employees arrive to share the workload. But one thing that’s difficult to share within a private business is the burden of responsibility for day-to-day operations, performance and business strategy. That sits firmly on the owner’s shoulders, and sometimes it feels like the weight of the world.