New Business Startup Checklist
Failure is not an option, starting out on the right path is. A vast majority of business failures are a result of not knowing the simple steps you can take to steer clear of inevitable obstacles we all face as entrepreneurs. Don’t start your journey in the wrong direction. Follow these simple steps towards SUCCESS!How to Self-Publish a Book
A large percentage of the world would like to write a book but only a small percentage ever do. Not to long ago the barriers were almost impenetrable. Today there are virtually no barriers and it has led to an explosion of new authors sharing new ideas, spreading hope and making the world more connected than ever. If you ever thought about writing a book take a look at this article. Maybe it will help you stop thinking about it and start doing it!Lending Benefits of Business Incubators
What does lending benefits have to do with business incubators? Well, business incubators are set up to offer assists with business plans, financial pro formas, work space and can also offer lending for startup and existing ventures.How Does Private Equity Operate?
A few years ago, in order to clear up some misconceptions regarding private equity (PE), the PE industry formed an association called The American Investment Council (AIC). The AIC’s primary role is educational, helping the general public have a better understanding of how the private equity industry operates and how it benefits the economy in general via investing in businesses and helping them grow.The Benefits of Buying an Established Business
The dream of business ownership is alive and well these days, especially in Colorado. As of 2015, the state is home to nearly 600,000 small businesses which employ almost 1,000,000 people! Every day you hear about a new start up being launched or a company taking its headquarters to Colorado. Business is good! So for today’s discussion, we thought it would be important to address the benefits of buying an established business over starting a business.Who the Bleep Is Running Your Business Anyway?
With your business, you can make a real difference in the world. To do that, you have to be clear about this one thing.5 Common Entrepreneur Mistakes
What Not to Do – It takes time and money to start a new business. Entrepreneurs work hard to get customer or prospects.Implementing Ethics in the Workplace Can Improve Your Restaurant’s Finances
What are the ethical principles and problems that can arise in a restaurant business? Let’s expand upon that point to examine how the following ethical guidelines can help a restaurant’s founder to boost sales and profit in the restaurant business.Startup Funding – How to Write a Pitch That Gets Your Business Funded
Less than 1% startups are successful in roping in angel investors, and a miserly 0.05% garner funding from VCs. With odds that staggering, you want to give your start-up every possible competitive advantage when it comes to getting funded. One way to stand out from the crowd and beat the odds is to write a persuasive investor pitch.5 Strategies to Bring Your App Business on the Right Track
Are you still pondering on the strategies to bring your app business on the right track? Here, we will discuss 5 techniques that shall help you achieve your goal.Don’t Be Shy – Just Ask (If They Trust You)
Wouldn’t it be great if you knew what your customers and prospects wanted, why they wanted it, when they wanted it, and even what they expected to pay? Sure it would! It would give you a treasure trove of marketing intelligence that you could use to attract new customers and satisfy your current ones.Defining Your Elevator Pitch
Every venture requires an elevator pitch. This can be used for introducing the venture to prospective investors or just to help us focus on its key elements.Entrepreneurship and Its Challenges
The importance of entrepreneurship cannot be over-emphasized. Unfortunately, many are not equipped to handle the challenges that come with being an entrepreneur. This has resulted to failure of businesses and high rate of unemployment. To be sure,focus is needed in the pursuit of success in any entrepreneurial engagement. Once you are focused, you will be able to face any challenges that come your way.How To Become A Thought Leader In Your Industry
Aspiring to become a thought leader in your industry? The article will share 5 actionable steps to becoming a thought leader and developing your very own niche in your area of expertise.4 Easy Ways to Get More Referrals Without Feeling Aggressive
Being a referral based business is not a pipe-dream. It is possible by giving great service and products to your clients and asking them for testimonials and referrals. Some of the most successful entrepreneurs have done this and even though organic business is still possible, it is great when the referral dominoes begin to fall. Your business can thrive on this model but it takes explanatory service and standards to make this happen.