June 16, 2021
Grow a Business from Scratch

How Do You Build a Successful Business from Scratch?

Many people dream of owning a business one day, but they often don’t realize what it takes to run a successful company and achieve business growth. The success rate for small businesses is actually not as high as you may think, and the lack of preparedness is usually the main culprit behind an owner running their establishment into the ground. How do you build a successful business from scratch?
April 17, 2021
Start Your Own Business

How to Financially Prepare to Start Your Own Business

Starting a business is a life goal for many young entrepreneurs. Unfortunately, it’s not that simple. If you want to start a business and be your own boss, you have to prepare yourself for hard work and saving money to be successful as a first time entrepreneur. Here are some ideas for how to financially prepare to start your own business.
March 31, 2021
Business Startups Unusual

What is an Unusual Business to Start?

There are thousands of unusual businesses to start out there that are not only profitable but that are also, believe it or not, legal in many countries. They range from (sometimes wacky) business ideas that are right under your nose to ideas that will make you shake your head wondering “who would have thought of that!”
December 8, 2020
Writing Business Policies Procedures

How do you write a business plan for a startup?

A business plan will help you see the bigger picture and make vital decisions concerning your business. Where do you start and How do you write a business plan for a startup?
December 4, 2019
Startup Bootstrapping

Pros and Cons of Bootstrapping Your Startup

Guerilla style bootstrapping is one of the most common paths aspiring entrepreneurs take. No matter what kind of business you’re in or whether you succeed or not: everyone respects those who put in the hustle. Bootstrapping is a romanticized idea. But, even though it can help you make it big, it also has its pitfalls. Here are the pros and cons of bootstrapping.
November 11, 2019
Startup Costs

How to Estimate Startup Costs

In a recent study, nearly 30 percent of business owners claimed their main motivation for starting a business was being their own boss. While being your own boss can be enjoyable, a lot of hard work will go into creating and managing a small business.