If you are researching how to set up your small business for success, then you are probably looking forward to realising the fruits of your labour and getting to enjoy all of the perks that being an entrepreneur and owning a successful small business will afford you. Whilst the perks are exciting, the pressure of […]
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There are all sorts of different reasons why you would want to plan and own a business. One thing that many people want is to retire with their business intact. And so if you think about how you want to retire at the same time you’re thinking about starting a company, there can be a […]
Running a business is not always going to be a walk in the park – that much is clear to anyone. However, that doesn’t mean that it has to be a series of constant headaches, either. If you put the right kind of focus on it, running a business can be a real joy – […]
Businesses review their financial results every month. They look at the revenue, expense and net income. They compare the results for the month with the budget figures. They look up the assumptions made in the budget, investigate the activities that took place for the past month, and derive an explanation for the variance.
Whatever your type of business, this time of year is all about Christmas, holidays, the end of one year and the beginning of a new year with a fresh start.
19 Key Tips That Could Save Your Business. Business owners share their hard earned experiences with you.
Many business consultants, mentors or coaches seem to think that getting their clients a business plan is the best thing since sliced bread (assuming you agree that sliced bread is better than a fresh, crusty loaf or baguette which smells divine!).
The way you think about money can have a huge influence on your ability to create wealth. Poverty mentality is a mindset that people develop over time based on a strong belief that they will never have enough money. This mindset is driven by fear and can cause poor financial decision-making.
Personal time and the ability to plan daily in my opinion is a source of power that cannot be leveraged. I am writing this at 11 AM today. I will get to experience another 11AM and that will be ONLY tomorrow. I can never get back this same moment.
Building a business is 20% science and 80% art, and yet all the business schools, the SBA, and the gurus that want to sell us Business Plan software tell us we should treat it like a controlled science experiment in a lab. Business doesn’t work that way.
One thing that is so important when doing business with customers is to make sure and get a contract signed between both parties before doing a job.
Somebody did a study of sales people who make over $250,000 and found out that the #1 reason for their success was SPEED OF EXECUTION.
Start-ups are faced with very many challenges not least of which is the need to keep costs down while business develops and revenue starts to come in.
Contingency Planning and Business Continuity Plans can sound pretty scary to many people and are often only associated with large corporates and public sector bodies.