One of the simplest questions I get from aspiring entrepreneurs, and ironically one of the hardest, is “How do I start?” I want to tell them to just start anywhere, but I realize that most have no idea where anywhere is. They just aren’t prepared for the life they want, and are really asking me how Read More
How much money do small business owners make? That’s a question that’s difficult to answer simply, since there are so many different types of businesses and industries that fit within that category. However, there are some recent statistics that can shed light on what types of salaries certain smal Read More
Too many entrepreneurs I know still believe that that their great idea will carry the startup, and they may even minimize their own value, especially if they have introvert tendencies. Yet most investors agree that the “idea” is worth nothing alone, and it’s the entrepreneur execution that counts. Read More
As a business advisor, I have long been surprised by the large number of industry stalwarts, including Blockbuster, Kodak, and General Motors, that have been dealt major setbacks, or even total failure, by upstart young companies, with a fraction of the resources or industry experience. The stalwar Read More
Every new business dreams of becoming the premier brand in their space, like Starbucks is to coffee, and Apple is to consumer electronics, but they have no idea how difficult that is to achieve. In fact, only 100 of the 10,000 multimillion-dollar consumer companies around the world can claim to be Read More

9 Ways to Save Costs for StartUp Businesses

9 Ways to Save Costs for StartUp Businesses - Avatar Posted by erikemanuelli under Startups
From 119 days ago
Made Hot by: PMVirtual on July 20, 2018 1:04 am
Starting a new business often requires a financial investment, and with a limited budget, it can be hard to keep a healthy cash flow.

One thing that can help start-up businesses, and also benefit established businesses, is to save on costs.

Saving costs, however small, can add up to signifi Read More
Starting a new venture and thriving in today’s economy is hard, but the best have figured out that customers and employees need to feel that you have a sense of purpose, to complement the company’s pursuit of profit. A higher purpose motivates people in a way that financial wins alone never will. F Read More
Small businesses, especially those in the tech industry, need to adapt with the times in order to survive. Audio Den is one business that has done just that. Originally a retail store selling cassette decks and related products, the company now specializes in smart home products and high tech AV eq Read More

4 Startup Mistakes You Should Avoid at Any Cost

4 Startup Mistakes You Should Avoid at Any Cost  - Avatar Posted by AngelBiz under Startups
From 122 days ago
Made Hot by: mikehartman1 on July 17, 2018 8:59 am
Making a mistake in the startup can cost dearly in terms of lost opportunity.Make sure you avoid making these mistakes at any cost. Read More
Most of the young entrepreneurs I know are classic proof of the old adage that people tend to overestimate what they can do in a short period, and underestimate what they can do over a long period. They become frustrated when they are unable to build their startup in a weekend, and give up way too Read More
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