starting a small business | how to startup a company

Utilize the tools at your disposal. There are so many fantastic free resources out there to make marketing easier for small-business owners. You can find tools for monitoring your social media, crafting professional emails, calculating ROI and much, much more — all you have to do is seek them out. Marketing a business is a […]

start a small business online | i own my own business

The benefits of practicing open innovation are many and have been written about at length. Over the years, I’ve sung its praises. Of course, many industries have been putting the principles of open innovation into practice for a long time, like the toy industry. That’s where the concept of licensing as a business model — which […]

first steps to starting a business | how to own my own business

Selling a business is a complex and emotionally taxing process involving many hours of data gathering, meetings, information exchange, financial questions, legal questions and intense negotiations.   Every day, small business owners make mistakes w… For a new business, acquiring commercial restaurant equipment can feel daunting. Take the headache out of this task when you browse […]

start small | how to start a small company

If you’re looking to do something a little bit off the beaten path, now’s the time. How about trying your hand as an electronics dealer specializing in drones and drone accessories? If this sounds a little too off the straight and narrow, trust us, it’s worth a go. The commercial drone market is predicted to […]

how to set up a business | how to start a business step by step

This is very specialized and you need to have a good amount of expertise to get started. But what a fun way to make a living! Visiting clients’ homes, viewing and researching their art: what could be a more fun business than this? Thanks to a combination of technology and third party suppliers, it’s easier […]

how to get a business started | advice on starting a business

Many businesses and civic institutions need individuals who can clean their offices and common areas outside of normal business hours. If you’re willing to work some nights and weekends, you can build a cleaning side business and get in shape all in one fell swoop. Like to grow vegetables? Focus in on one vegetable and […]

start your own business ideas | establishing a small business

Where there are homes, there will be children and where there are children there will be tears over math and grammar. Though the internet abounds with online tutoring services, nothing can ever replace the benefits of having an in-person teacher. In addition to being a great business idea for small towns, tutoring can also be […]

how to start a retail business | where to start a business

A lot of car owners simply don’t have time to personally care for their vehicles, much less make them sparkle. With simple equipment such as car shampoo, polishing wax, tire black, sponges, a pail and a sturdy hose, you can start earning a decent side income by making cars look fresh in your free time after work […]

starting a small business | getting a small business started

Market your business. To bring in more customers, you’ll have to market your business. This includes advertising, establishing a strong social media presence, and other activities designed to draw in customers. Your type of advertising should vary based on the type of customer you are trying to attract. If you’re working locally, advertise on local […]

i want to start a business | steps to start a company

Write your business description. Describe your business more specifically, and how it fits into the market in general. If you are a corporation, LLC, or sole proprietorship, state that, and why you chose to go that route. Describe your product, its big features, and why people will want it. Answer the following questions: Prudential hires […]