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10 Factors to Consider Before Franchising Your Business

November 12, 2016 – 3:31 pm | Edit Post

Your business’s growth is off the charts, and perhaps you’ve started to consider whether now’s the right time to franchise your business. But before you take the leap, you must consider how franchising will affect …

Investment Policy Statements: 5 Things to Know

November 12, 2016 – 3:24 pm | Edit Post

Sometimes thought of as important for large organizations and foundations, an investment policy statement (IPS) can help guide you as an individual investor through the sometimes volatile world of investing.

12 Tips for Naming Your Startup Business

November 12, 2016 – 3:18 pm | Edit Post

Finding the right name for your startup can have a significant impact on your success. The wrong name can do worse than fail to connect with customers; it can also result in insurmountable business and …

10 Reasons Why Your Startup Idea Sucks and Won’t Get Funded

November 12, 2016 – 3:11 pm | Edit Post

As a venture capital and angel investor, I get bombarded with proposals to invest in startups. Many of them are terrible and just not fundable by angel investors or venture capital funds. Here are 10 common mistakes …

How to Build Trust With Your Buyers—With the Help of LinkedIn

November 12, 2016 – 3:06 pm | Edit Post

Have you ever made an important purchase from someone you didn’t trust? I don’t mean that faux Rolex on Canal Street, but something that could have a long lasting effect on your future. How about …

Starting A Small Business For Less Than $1000

November 8, 2016 – 2:36 am | Edit Post

Microfinance facilitates small amount of loans to individuals to help them establish a small business, or use their skills for generating more income. It has been successful

6 Steps to Becoming a Real Estate Agent

November 8, 2016 – 2:33 am | Edit Post

Becoming a successful real estate agent is a combination of getting the right education, finding an established broker who can help you get your first clients, and passing state and national licensing exams. But that’s …

Common Myths on Financing a Business

August 21, 2014 – 9:22 pm | Edit Post
Common Myths on Financing a Business

Lack of capital can often crush dreams of starting a business. Not everyone is lucky enough to be born with a trust fund or possess a huge bank account that could be used to jumpstart …