how to start a consulting business | having your own business

8. Approach companies that manufacture similar products professionally. Some companies that embrace open innovation outline their submission processes on their websites. Others rely on third party software and forms. For many years I called to get in, which is still very doable. These days you can also use LinkedIn! Companies that manufacture similar products are your […]

start small | getting a business started

Local: California issues general business licenses by city, so you’ll need to check in with your local Chamber of Commerce to find out the application process. They’ll also be able to let you know about any other local requirements you may be missing! Now that you’ve officially formed your business, it’s time to take all […]

your own business | create your own company

Most, if not all, businesses require some kind of license, whether local, county, state, or federal. Each type of license has its own set of requirements, which depend on the type of business you have. And while you can easily handle some licensing issues by yourself, other issues will require a lawyer, so be prepared […]

how to get a business started | starting up your own business

This is a good solid business. Everyone needs their house inspected before they buy it. Network with real estate agents. Become known for being a meticulous home inspector. Leave you clients with a thorough, detailed report. As part of your marketing, you can share the impact that your customers are having by supporting your business, […]

starting a business from home | how to make my own business

Sure, there are national chains, but if you really focus on it, you can come up with a few sandwiches that are totally delicious! For this business, I would want a location that services office or industrial workers. That way you can get their business every single work day of the year! And forget a […]

starting a company | what do i need to open a business

You will also want to define your marketing message. In other words, what will you say to convince customers to choose your product? Here, you want to focus on your Unique Selling Point (also known as USP). This is the unique advantage your product has to solve your customers problem. For example, you may be […]

how to open your own business | what do you have to do to start a business

Nothing beats teaching more novice learners about your passion, hobby, or craft as a business idea (that’s a common theme here). Explore dozens of DIY portals (such as DIY.org, DIY Network, Instructables and Mahalo) to get business ideas on how to earn a healthy side income just by showing others how to do the things you love. […]

how to open my own business | opening up your own business

Local: California issues general business licenses by city, so you’ll need to check in with your local Chamber of Commerce to find out the application process. They’ll also be able to let you know about any other local requirements you may be missing! ABC Fundraising –  Earn up to $5,000 per month or more! Work […]

own company | make your own company

You will also want to define your marketing message. In other words, what will you say to convince customers to choose your product? Here, you want to focus on your Unique Selling Point (also known as USP). This is the unique advantage your product has to solve your customers problem. For example, you may be […]