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Find Startup Money for Your New Business

Find Startup Money for Your New Business

Starting a new business requires start up money and while you may have a portion of the money you need you’ll likely need to find funding for the balance elsewhere. There are a number of sources available to you. Small Business Grants: Entrepreneurs generally have limited funds and their access to capital can be significantly stifled. There are a number … Read more

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Creating a Simplified Business Plan

Creating a Simplified Business Plan

If you are planning to start a new business, you will need to create a business plan. Business plans can be extremely complex, but for most small businesses, this simplified business plan will be sufficient. Your business plan will answer many questions and besides yourself, lenders and investors will want to see your business plan. The order in which you … Read more

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Before You Start a Business Understand the Industry

Before You Start a Business Understand the Industry

If you are planning to start a business and you are going to be looking to investors or banks for all or part of your capital be prepared to show the lenders that you understand the industry you are planning to compete in. Many entrepreneurs don’t recognize that no matter what happens in that industry it will affect your business, … Read more

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Traits That Make Good Entrepreneurs

Traits That Make Good Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs are a special kind of breed. In fact, there are traits that make one a good entrepreneur. If you’ve been considering opening your own business then you may want to read through this list to see if you have the right traits. The Kid You Were – What were you like as a child? Did you rely on getting … Read more

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8 Tips to Starting an Import Export Business

8 Tips to Starting an Import Export Business

Are you thinking of starting an import export business? According to Import Export Professionals, these 8 tips are what you need to get started. 1. Many countries have set up Consulates and Embassies that have many tasks including promoting the exporting of goods. The Embassy website has lists of manufacturers and email links you can use to source. Consulates are … Read more

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Branding Your Business: Tips for Success from the Ground Up

Branding Your Business: Tips for Success from the Ground Up

Perhaps your business is brand new. Perhaps you just acquired it. It may even be a business you have built from the ground up. If it does not have a brand as of right now, your business could be losing out overall. Many small businesses struggle to develop a brand because it is not something that is easy to learn … Read more

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A Beginners Guide to Starting a New Business

A Beginners Guide to Starting a New Business

If you are thinking about starting a new business online, good for you! You’ve already probably read all about those guys (and gals) who have gotten rich doing what you are thinking about doing. Many of these internet gurus have income figures per month that are many times what most of us make annually. So how do you as someone … Read more

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Tips for Business: What is in a Business Plan

Tips for Business: What is in a Business Plan

A business plan is like a road map. Without it, you may not have the ability to achieve the dreams and goals you have for your small business. If you are just thinking about starting your own business, you may not realize the benefit of a business plan just yet. In other cases, you may have opened your business’s doors … Read more

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What You Need to Know About Starting a Business in California

What You Need to Know About Starting a Business in California

When you decide to start a new business in California, it’s important that you know what is expected of you at various levels of government to ensure your business is operating as soon as possible. Whether you are starting a business in California or elsewhere it’s always a good idea to start with a business plan. This is your roadmap … Read more

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