I'm in college and I know that I want to be an entrepreneur. However, I'm not sure what I want to do yet and am questioning why I'm seeking a degree which i don't ultimately need. Do I really need a college degree to own a business?
My wife and I are planning to open a cupcake franchise location. I know there are many government grants available for various purposes. Can you tell me if there are government grants for small business and where to start my search. If a grant is not available, what is the best SBA loan program for small business. I have reviewed many SBA loan programs but a bit confused as to the best to pursue.
I'm in Oklahoma not on the east coast. can a hot dog stand it still be profitable? I do know location is key. I'm willing to put in the time and effort but, I don't want to be wasting my time and money.
I would like to open a children's clothing shop in a new shopping center in Perth, Australia. I have a great supplier for my stock and most everything else except finance and premises sorted. But before I make contact with the leasing agent, how should I approach them? Will they require a business plan? How can I compete with other big name retailers? I have never owned a shop before but have plenty of retail experience.