The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.

The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.

Pro Tips for Writing About Your Cash Flow in Your Business Plan
Business Plans

Pro Tips for Writing About Your Cash Flow in Your Business Plan

Get the lowdown on how to prepare the cash flow section of your business plan
8 Factors That Determine the Financial Health of a Business
Starting a Business

8 Factors That Determine the Financial Health of a Business

Here are all the things to take into consideration when looking at the value of a business you want to buy.
Expert Advice: 5 Questions That Create a Strong Management Section for Your Business Plan
Business Plans

Expert Advice: 5 Questions That Create a Strong Management Section for Your Business Plan

A business plan pro reveals his best tips for developing a management section that shows readers exactly why your business will succeed.
What to Ask When Evaluating a Business for Sale
Starting a Business

What to Ask When Evaluating a Business for Sale

Ask yourself these 30 questions to determine if this business is the right one for you to purchase.
Show Your Competitive Edge Without Knocking Your Rivals
Business Circle

Show Your Competitive Edge Without Knocking Your Rivals

Do more than down your rivals. This video shows you how to stand apart using your merits.
The 8 Target Audiences for Your Business Plan
Business Plans

The 8 Target Audiences for Your Business Plan

It's not just investors or bankers who'll want to see your business plan. Find out exactly who may be looking it over.
The Basics of Buying a Franchise
Starting a Business

The Basics of Buying a Franchise

If you're thinking about becoming a franchisee, find out what you're getting yourself into by reviewing this quick guide.
The Best Ways to Do Market Research for Your Business Plan
Business Plans

The Best Ways to Do Market Research for Your Business Plan

Showing that you know the state of the market and understand what you need to do to succeed is critical in a business plan. Here's how to gather the facts you need.
The Basics of Buying a Business Opportunity
Starting a Business

The Basics of Buying a Business Opportunity

If you're thinking about buying a biz opp, this quick guide will tell you what you're getting yourself into.
Expert Advice: 10 Tips to Craft a Strong Business Plan
Business Plans

Expert Advice: 10 Tips to Craft a Strong Business Plan

A business plan writing expert weighs in what to include and what not to include to create a winning business plan.
Should You Start a Business From Scratch or Buy an Existing Business?
Starting a Business

Should You Start a Business From Scratch or Buy an Existing Business?

Find out the pros and cons of two different strategies for being your own boss.
11 Unexpected Things to Include With Your Business Plan
Business Plans

11 Unexpected Things to Include With Your Business Plan

Not all information fits logically into your business plan. Here's how to include the extra bits that are key to your business.
How Much Time Should You Devote to Starting Your Business?
Starting a Business

How Much Time Should You Devote to Starting Your Business?

Read our expert advice on whether a part-time or full-time business is in your future.
How to Come Up With an Idea for a Business
Starting a Business

How to Come Up With an Idea for a Business

If you know you want to be your own boss but you aren't sure what type of business you want to start, these tips can help you figure that out.
Do You Have What It Takes to Be an Entrepreneur?
Starting a Business

Do You Have What It Takes to Be an Entrepreneur?

Before you go into business for yourself, take a personal assessment to see if owning your own business is the best fit for you.