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How do I find sponsors for a startup business?

First things first: You need a business plan that will show anyone who loans or invests money what they will get in return.  Generally, by actually writing the plan you will come across the... (more)

Where would I promote an established home based business I would like to sell?

You might consider talking to a business broker who buys and sells businesses. Otherwise, try your chamber of commerce, craigslist.com or your network in general. SCORE chapters sometimes know of... (more)

Where would I promote an established home based business I would like to sell?

You might consider talking to a business broker who buys and sells businesses. Otherwise, try your chamber of commerce, craigslist.com or your network in general. SCORE chapters sometimes know of... (more)

Where would I promote an established home based business I would like to sell?

You might consider talking to a business broker who buys and sells businesses. Otherwise, try your chamber of commerce, craigslist.com or your network in general. SCORE chapters sometimes know of... (more)

Can real estate make my business's assets look better on paper?

If you have more assets then you do liabilities, that will increase your equity for the business. Bankers are looking at various things when analyzing a business including equity and profitability... (more)

How do you restructure a for-profit business to a non-profit one?

When operating a for-profit or non-profit business, it should be approached the same way. The only difference is that a non-profit business isn't looking to take the profit from the business, even... (more)

How do you restructure a for-profit business to a non-profit one?

When operating a for-profit or non-profit business, it should be approached the same way. The only difference is that a non-profit business isn't looking to take the profit from the business, even... (more)

How do you restructure a for-profit business to a non-profit one?

When operating a for-profit or non-profit business, it should be approached the same way. The only difference is that a non-profit business isn't looking to take the profit from the business, even... (more)

How do you restructure a for-profit business to a non-profit one?

When operating a for-profit or non-profit business, it should be approached the same way. The only difference is that a non-profit business isn't looking to take the profit from the business, even... (more)

How do you restructure a for-profit business to a non-profit one?

When operating a for-profit or non-profit business, it should be approached the same way. The only difference is that a non-profit business isn't looking to take the profit from the business, even... (more)

How do you restructure a for-profit business to a non-profit one?

When operating a for-profit or non-profit business, it should be approached the same way. The only difference is that a non-profit business isn't looking to take the profit from the business, even... (more)

How do I launch a new product?

To launch a new product you should start by making sure you truly understand who the key target customer is, what their real needs are, why they would buy your product vs. the competition's (what... (more)

How do I launch a new product?

To launch a new product you should start by making sure you truly understand who the key target customer is, what their real needs are, why they would buy your product vs. the competition's (what... (more)

Is it better to pre-sell my product or wait until I have the product available to sell?

I would go for making the sales now and building anticipation, as long as you don't do an airbus and promise something within a time frame you can't deliver your product by.  The only reason not to... (more)

What should I charge a client to market their product?

The sales representative business is pretty much a known paved road. Reps get paid a percent of sales made. How much? I've heard of agreements as low as 2% and as high as 20%. Most are between 5%... (more)

How do I connect with and market to the wealthy?

What an exciting business you have! Since you did not indicate your budget, I'm going to assume you'd like to do this as cost-consciously as possible. First, see if you can connect with anyone else... (more)

How do I connect with and market to the wealthy?

What an exciting business you have! Since you did not indicate your budget, I'm going to assume you'd like to do this as cost-consciously as possible. First, see if you can connect with anyone else... (more)

What is the best type of a marketing for a new day spa?

A new day spa - that sounds heavenly! Since so many people are running ragged, the best way to appeal to them is to focus on the benefits of going to the spa - services that can relieve their... (more)

How can I start a retail repair station?

Well, I hate to state the obvious, but in most cases, it's no more complex than you think. You will need to find the site, get your permits, then start getting customers.  Remember that... (more)

How do I start my own collections agency?

Simple really. Set up a business, decide what it is you sell, how much you will sell it for, then marketing and sales kick in.  Be sure to register for any licenses you may need in collections. ... (more)
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