Entrepreneur: Latest from Keith Lowe http://www.entrepreneur.com The latest small business tips and advice from Entrepreneur.com. en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 02 Feb 2006 17:28:00 GMT Finding the Perfect Business Idea You know you want to start a business. Now what? Try searching these sources for ideas. Thu, 02 Feb 2006 17:28:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/83264 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/83264 You know you want to start a business. Now what? Try searching these sources for ideas. Answers to Your Startup Legal Questions Don't let red tape boggle your mind. Here's how to handle some common legal dilemmas. Sat, 03 Dec 2005 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/59092 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/59092 Don't let red tape boggle your mind. Here's how to handle some common legal dilemmas. Get People to Pay You Quickly Make it easy for customers to pay your invoices, and you'll see your money sooner rather than later. Thu, 07 Jul 2005 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/62950 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/62950 Make it easy for customers to pay your invoices, and you'll see your money sooner rather than later. First Steps to Starting a Business You have a can't-miss business idea and you're ready to become an entrepreneur. So, now what? Tue, 23 Nov 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/74248 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/74248 You have a can't-miss business idea and you're ready to become an entrepreneur. So, now what? Finding the Perfect Biz Idea You know you're ready to start your own biz, but what biz is best for you? Try searching these sources for ideas. Tue, 16 Nov 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/73834 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/73834 You know you're ready to start your own biz, but what biz is best for you? Try searching these sources for ideas. Smart Ways to Manage Your Cash Flow Figure out where your money is going so you can avoid a cash crunch--and business failure. Tue, 16 Nov 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/73920 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/73920 Figure out where your money is going so you can avoid a cash crunch--and business failure. Prepare for the Unexpected When events take you by surprise, you need to be able to handle them properly. How prepared are you? Wed, 02 Jun 2004 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/62286 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/62286 When events take you by surprise, you need to be able to handle them properly. How prepared are you? Managing Your Cash Flow Figure out where your money is going so you can avoid a cash crunch--and business failure. Wed, 03 Dec 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/46736 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/46736 Figure out where your money is going so you can avoid a cash crunch--and business failure. Start-Up FAQs Tax deductions, pricing, scoping out your competition and more answers to some of your common questions Mon, 04 Aug 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/63688 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/63688 Tax deductions, pricing, scoping out your competition and more answers to some of your common questions Tips for Handling Stress Pulling your hair out won't help you deal with the stress of running your business. Try these tactics instead. Mon, 07 Apr 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/60744 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/60744 Pulling your hair out won't help you deal with the stress of running your business. Try these tactics instead. Customer Service: Your Best Shot at Standing Out Provide the best service in town, and many customers will want to give you their business--regardless of the cost. Mon, 03 Mar 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/60002 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/60002 Provide the best service in town, and many customers will want to give you their business--regardless of the cost. Creating a Fair--and Successful--Partnership What's the best way to divvy up your company among partners? There's no easy answer. Mon, 06 Jan 2003 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/58360 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/58360 What's the best way to divvy up your company among partners? There's no easy answer. Why You Need Key Man Insurance Even if you're just starting out, it's important to protect your business with the right insurance. Mon, 07 Oct 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/56068 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/56068 Even if you're just starting out, it's important to protect your business with the right insurance. Setting Clear Goals Don't launch that start-up until you examine why you really want the business. Mon, 05 Aug 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/54418 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/54418 Don't launch that start-up until you examine why you really want the business. What's My Business Idea Worth? By itself, not much. But if you have the ability to build a successful company around it, then you're in business. Mon, 01 Jul 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/53164 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/53164 By itself, not much. But if you have the ability to build a successful company around it, then you're in business. Your Top Start-Up Questions Answered You've got questions. We've got answers. What could be more divine? Mon, 01 Jul 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/53284 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/53284 You've got questions. We've got answers. What could be more divine? Why You Need an Accountant Our startup expert explains how to work with one of the new professionals in your business life. Mon, 03 Jun 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/52324 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/52324 Our startup expert explains how to work with one of the new professionals in your business life. Developing a Solid Relationship with Your Attorney The second in a three-part series on dealing with the new professionals in your business life Mon, 06 May 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/51562 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/51562 The second in a three-part series on dealing with the new professionals in your business life Keep Your Banker Informed Here's how to establish a good working relationship with your banker from the start. Mon, 01 Apr 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/50408 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/50408 Here's how to establish a good working relationship with your banker from the start. The Pros and Cons of Outsourcing Should you outsource business functions or is it better to keep them in-house? Mon, 04 Mar 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/49616 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/49616 Should you outsource business functions or is it better to keep them in-house? The Relevance of Employee Titles CEO, CFO, VP: Are these acronyms even important in the early days? Mon, 04 Feb 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/48776 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/48776 CEO, CFO, VP: Are these acronyms even important in the early days? Continuing Your Education Improve yourself and your business by committing to lifelong learning. Mon, 07 Jan 2002 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/47756 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/47756 Improve yourself and your business by committing to lifelong learning. Finding a Business Mentor Meeting someone who can show you the ropes may be the best thing you ever do for your business. Mon, 01 Oct 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/45254 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/45254 Meeting someone who can show you the ropes may be the best thing you ever do for your business.