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<P>Simply put, yes - you can easily do it all under the one name.</P> <P>However, one of the keys to success in business is becoming known for something. With so many services... (more)
<P>The best way to open any business is, obviously, with a big order from a big client on day one.</P> <P>Assuming most people will never have this, write a plan, raise the... (more)
<P>Yes, your idea is definitely feasible.</P> <P>Often I find some of the best business owners are people who had very little experience in that industry before - mainly because... (more)
<P>Good Question.</P> <P>Problem is, the answer is yes and no. If you are thinking of employing people, then in most states and counties the answer is going to be yes. If not,... (more)
It looks like you would benefit from a more comprehensive ongoing marketing campaign. Three tactics that I suggest are incorporating direct mail, one-to-one prospecting, and e-mail.Let's start... (more)
It's absolutely critical that you determine why you're losing customers. Any number of factors made be the cause, from pricing to personality conflicts with staff. I strongly suggest you phone... (more)
I have two properties worth $700,000, excellent credit, but no cash to show a lender. How should I proceed from here?
If you take your business plan along with your personal balance sheet to the lender, then you'll be able to discuss options. Traditionally, the lender looks at your net worth (assets less... (more)
I believe customers today are savvy and know an authentic brand when they see it. Word-of-mouth marketing is a compelling way to build your business and people often go to trusted sources like... (more)
Not being a business consultant, I would urge you to do extensive research before purchasing any franchise or buying a business. That said, my personal experience with the tutorial services... (more)
To answer your questions simply, yes, as long as you can prove it's different enough. That said, it would be best if you think the idea has a lot of commercial merit to speak directly with a... (more)
Well, without a lot more detail it is impossible to answer this question. The simplest advice I can give is to find a good tax and structure attorney, or even deal with a specialist... (more)
To make it very basic, you build the site, list the tickets you have for sale, (or can get to onsell) and depending on ow much people want to buy the tickets, you can determine the level or fee or... (more)
How can I get a credit card or loan for my business without using my personal credit history and Social Security Number?
There are a couple of things to consider. One is that most lenders will ask you to use your personal assets as collateral for the business loans as well as the business assets. They want this as a... (more)
If you have started a new small business, how can you start paying yourself to pay your personal bills?
No--do not pay your personal bills out of the business account. Hopefully you have created a business plan. You need to assess what the business can afford to pay you and you should visit with your... (more)
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