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Starting a Business: What Should I Avoid?
Small Business Development
Starting a Business: What Should I Avoid?
13 June 2012

When I first started my business, I had plenty of advice on what to do and not to do. Some of these lessons came later rather than sooner, mostly because I learned them the hard way, but they were important lessons to learn. I’d like to pass some of these lessons on to you as you start your own new business. Read more…

Beginner’s Guide to Starting a Business
Small Business Development
Beginner's Guide to Starting a Business
6 June 2012

For a lot of people who are having trouble finding a job, starting a business may be a smart choice for keeping your skills sharp, staying involved in your industry, and possibly even launching a new career. But starting a new business can be a full-time job in itself. [caption id=”attachment_5315″ align=”alignright” width=”300″ caption=”For a new business owner, a coffee shop is sometimes a great place to get work done. Read more…

Starting a Business: Who to Trust
Small Business Development
Starting a Business: Who to Trust
24 May 2012

Starting a business can be tough, which is why you need to work with people you can trust, starting with your accountant. The person counting and handling your money needs to be one of your most trustworthy employees and contacts. But you need other people you can trust and rely on as well. Read more…

4 Examples of Interesting Businesses
Small Business Development
4 Examples of Interesting Businesses
3 May 2012

As we talk to small business owners and entrepreneurs, we hear about all kinds of interesting businesses people have started because they have a passion for the work, they are able to fill a need, or they’re able to use past experience and knowledge. These are some of the interesting businesses we have found over the years. Emergency Supplies Provider: We’ve heard of people who make a great business out of providing some kind of service to emergency workers. Read more…

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