Start a Business

Plan Your Business (Page 2)

Estimating Startup Expenses

What do I need for a start-up?

What do I need for a start-up business? A financial checklist Venturing out and starting your own business…

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Happy Employees

Finding success as an older entrepreneur

3 mistakes that can derail an older entrepreneur Launching a business—whether it's a side hustle or second career—is…

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Doing Whatever it Takes can be a Bad Thing

Business failure is not the direct result of a few behemoth mistakes made without warning or insight but…

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5 Steps to Creating a Content Strategy

5 Steps to Creating a Content Strategy Coupons are great, but they seldom serve as the backbone of…

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7 Elements of a Great Business Plan

What do I need to put together a business plan? Although a proper legal structure is very important…

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8 Things I'm Thankful for as a Business Owner

Being Thankful as a Business Owner As an entrepreneur, there’s quite a lot to be thankful for, if…

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Competitors Are Not Your Enemy – Part 1 – Validation

Looking for Validation This is the first article of a three part series that discusses why "Competitors Are…

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Online Business

The Practicalities of Expanding a Small Business

Expanding a small business and what it takes In the US, approximately 543,000 new businesses start up each…

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How Small Businesses Can Keep a Handle on Social Media

Getting a Handle on Social Media According to a survey sponsored by LinkedIn, 81% of small businesses now…

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Does Your Office Make Employees Want to Go to Work?

Some companies like Google and Facebook come to mind when you think of cool office spaces, but more and more companies are…

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Things Investors Say When Really What They Mean is, “No”

One lesson I learned the hard way as a founder is that investors never like to say “no.”…

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Small Business Owner

The client-designer relationship

Client and Designer Relationship: Clearing up any misunderstanding Working with a designer should be a somewhat simple process…

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4 Things Entrepreneurs Should Think About That May Not Be in the Business Plan

What's not in your business plan? This article was originally posted on Walking away from the comfy…

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Planning For Growth: Setting Business Goals

Any experienced business owner will tell you that planning for growth and setting business goals is an essential…

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Sales is the Lifeblood of a Company

Argumentatively sales is the lifeblood of a company. However, if not properly staffed and managed the sales department…

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