The Wildly Successful Tech Start-Ups You Never Hear About

When one just takes the time read up about Silicon Valley culture, particularly the funding culture, it would only be natural to think that that community is made up of a bunch of nutters. The amount of money which is poured into ideas is insane and what’s perhaps even more insane is the manner in which the hedge funds go about allocating funds, with their willingness to fund almost any start-up based on the premise that one out of about ten goes on to be so successful that it pays for the funding of all the other eight or nine funded start-ups which weren’t quite as successful, if at all. Continue reading “The Wildly Successful Tech Start-Ups You Never Hear About”

The Hidden Cost of the Small Business Startup (And What to Do About It)

I’ve spent a great deal of my personal time expanding projects; I also work closely with clients on ways to improve growth. The common item I’ve found in my decisions and those that are dumping capital into their ideas is that they allow the finances to become too much of a factor. Continue reading “The Hidden Cost of the Small Business Startup (And What to Do About It)”

Investing in Your Business: Simple Steps for Creating a Smart Marketing Strategy

If you’re a startup, you know your daily war: from cleaning your office desk to supervising your staff to hearing your customers’ complaints and delivering just the right offering to delight your customers – you’re doing everything on your own! And in a situation when you strive to save even the last penny you have, it’s natural to think that there’s no room for spending that extra buck on anything termed as “marketing.” Continue reading “Investing in Your Business: Simple Steps for Creating a Smart Marketing Strategy”

How to start a business without good credit

Starting a business is seldom easy, but not having much credit history or having bad credit shouldn’t stop you in your tracks. Entrepreneurs start businesses for many different reasons, and one could very well be the loss of a job or lack of funds, which usually leads to late bills and debt collectors; however, starting a successful business doesn’t rely on great credit. Here are a few tips to get you started if you don’t have a top-notch credit score. Continue reading “How to start a business without good credit”

3 Tips for Running a Successful Import/Export Business

If you’re looking for a great industry to get into, imports and exports is definitely one you’ll want to consider. International trade is huge right now and it shows no sign of slowing down. However, it’s not as easy as you might think. Continue reading “3 Tips for Running a Successful Import/Export Business”

Four Tips For Starting Your Own Business

Running your own business can be fun and rewarding, but it can also be stressful. Unfortunately, new businesses have a high rate of failure, and eight out of ten of them won’t succeed. That in itself can make it scary to venture out on your own. Continue reading “Four Tips For Starting Your Own Business”

Furnishing Your Restaurant or Eatery: Should You Buy Booths, Tables or Both?

The layout and furnishings that you choose to use in your new restaurant could make all the difference when it comes to attracting customers. Continue reading “Furnishing Your Restaurant or Eatery: Should You Buy Booths, Tables or Both?”