Whether you have been in business for a long time, or are just thinking about starting a business, you will want to make sure that you are building a strong brand so your potential customers see you all over the place and know about your offers. In today’s highly competitive marketplace, it is impossible to […]
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You may be seeing the increasing popularity of people using the website Airbnb to host guests to stay on their property. Whether or not you’ve stayed in one yourself before, you’re probably familiar with the basic concept of how it works. Users upload photos of their properties and guests are able to apply for being […]
Whether you’re just starting out or just looking for a career change, you may be asking yourself whether you should start your own business. Working for someone else is no longer the only option available to job seekers even those whom have recently left tertiary education. The advent of the Internet has changed the way […]
While many people have thought about starting a home-business based on a talent or skill, only a few actually take the leap, leaving the security of a corporate job to do their own thing. If you’re thinking of starting a home-based business, either full or part-time, here are four preliminary steps you should take to […]
A brand new business needs all the help it can get, especially in the initial days as it tries to find its footing. The funding, the business model, the place you plan to do business etc., are all very important. When we set out to find the top 6 cities to do business in the […]
If you’re thinking about starting a business you need to know that the cards are already stacked against you. Over ninety percent of new businesses fail in the first year. The owners of these companies can blame a number of different factors for these failures. But ultimately, if your company falls it will be you […]
Have you been considering starting your own business? This is a dream that many people have, but few follow. Most are put off by the risk they perceive to be involved in this venture. In particular the money, they assume, they’ll need to put forward to get their company started.
The Internet has led to a huge increase in home-based businesses, and other companies that sell products on the web. Most of these firms do not want to invest the time and money to physically store products. This change has created a tremendous need for warehouse services. Consider the following tips for starting a warehouse […]
Companies of all sizes can face multiple problems when they first start off and financial difficulties are one of the main ones. Managing finances when first starting up can be confusing and stressful for those who haven’t had to deal with it before and have a lot of other things to deal with, which is […]
Starting a business, no matter what situation you may be in, is not an easy task. You may take on a business partner for various reasons – money, brainstorming, etc. – and take the risk of clashing heads at some point because of differences.
Owning and starting your own company is a difficult task, but it is possible as long as you have an idea that can be sold. Unfortunately, however, in order to succeed you need to maintain an almost faultless start.
It only takes one to see it! What you will face raising money for your startup. Raising money for a startup is a difficult and time consuming task that takes your focus away from scaling your business. But, it is a necessary function.
When a business creates a product off data that they do not directly control or own then that business runs the risk of being at the whim of the data owner.
In the 30 or so years we’ve been working as specialists alongside family businesses one thing has become clear – only one-third of them will survive the transition to the second generation. And of that one third that gets through to the second generation, only one-third will survive to the third generation. That’s not very […]
When it comes to a home based business, you must consider the right timing before moving forward. With today’s precarious economy and more households than ever needing two incomes to make ends meet, now is the perfect time to start a home business.
With New Year just around the corner, business owners – and those contemplating starting a business – are turning their minds to goals and plans for 2013.