You're right. Just because you are a minority shareholder doesn't mean you don't have rights to have a say in what goes on in the company.
First, look carefully at your shareholders agreement... (more)
Selling online can take several forms, so it's important to consider whether you want to build an entire e-commerce store or just complement your in-store sales with e-commerce. Here are three... (more)
First, you should consider the market for another bar in your area. Is there really a market for one, and if there is, how will yours be different that the competition? Do they offer food to their... (more)
Freedom -- that's what America is all about. But sometimes the price of freedom is higher than what you really want to pay and that's the reason for the existence of business format franchises.... (more)
Starting over can be smart, but also difficult. There's no set formula that applies. There are a lot of different ways to get there, but nothing is certain, nothing comes without risk and nothing... (more)
Business partners can be hands-on or passive investors, so the first thing you need to determine is which kind of partner you want.
Do you want someone local in Mexico? Do you want someone who... (more)
It's great that you are working from the foundation of an actual patent, as most products or product ideas that are pitched aren't that far along in the development stage.
That said, there are a... (more)
It is commendable that you are thinking ahead to be sure that individual contributors have the chance to advance on their respective career paths. Many companies fail to do that and discourage or... (more)
The best marketing channels for your business will depend on the type of product you are selling. Without knowing the type of product you have, you need to consider whether you are manufacturing... (more)
The middle-aged person you're going to be in a couple decades will miss the education you're getting now if you don't in fact get it. It's usually not a smart idea to sell yourself short by not... (more)