It takes more than just a good idea to become a millionaire.
There are many perks to starting your own business— being able to set your own hours and working on something that you’re truly passionate about, for starters. But if you want to continue enjoying those perks, you need to figure out how to make money (and lots of it).
Inc. asked several CEOs who made our 2015 Inc. 5000 fastest-growing companies list–all of whom were able to generate more than $1 million in annual revenue by the end of their third year in business–how they were able to hit the million-dollar mark. Here’s what they learned on their way to building a fast-growing business.