Startup Basics

Startup Basics

Launching Your Mompreneur Business

These tips will help you determine just what type of business to start and offer a few "first steps" to get you going.
Naming Your Business

How to Name Your Business

What's in a business name? Plenty. Not only must your name reflect your brand and be memorable, there are also a host of legal issues to consider. Here's how to choose a name that'll best suit your business.
Startup Basics

Stop Procrastinating!

Are you burying yourself in busywork to avoid really starting your business? These 10 tips will help you change your attitude--and get going.
Startup Basics

Startup Smarts

The recipe for success: Keep it simple.
Startup Basics

MBA to the Rescue

Need help growing your business? Go back to school.
Startup Basics

Partnering With a University

Universities have long been centers of innovation. Now, many are partnering with entrepreneurs to commercialize their ideas.
Location

Choosing a Location for Your Business

Deciding where to set up shop is a crucial business decision.
Startup Basics

What's Your Entrepreneurial Personality Type?

Anyone can start a business! The secret is picking a venture that fits your entrepreneurial personality. Here's how to determine yours.
Choosing a Business Structure

The Legal and Tax Implications of Nonprofit Corporations

If you decide to classify your business as a nonprofit, make sure you understand the legal and tax consequences.
Startup Basics

Free Up Your Daily Grind

Create a detailed operations manual and start letting others do your nitty-gritty work for you.
Startup Basics

Keep It Up!

Need some motivation? Someone to show you the ropes? A business coach can help you push your startup to its limits.
Startup Basics

The Best Research Tools for Entrepreneurs

Visit the library or hop online, and the information you need is right under your nose.
How to Hire an Attorney
Legal Basics For Startups

How to Hire an Attorney

Hiring a good lawyer is crucial to any successful business. Here's everything you need to know about finding, interviewing and hiring the very best.
Startup Basics

Get Financially Fit

Improve your business's health with this advice for managing your business's financial information.
Naming Your Business

Protecting Your Business Name

Think you have a clever name for your business? Good! But you also need to make sure that name isn't being used by someone else--and that you protect it once you're sure it's yours to keep.
Choosing a Business Structure

Secretary of State and Commerce Websites

Ready to incorporation? Find the information you need at one of the following sites.
Startup Basics

Profit-Increasing Strategies

Five ways to increase your sales and grow your business
Startup Basics

Get Yourself an Entrepreneurial Education

Many entrepreneurs choose to start out on their own. But another choice is to obtain a degree in entrepreneurship--and take advantage of the vast array of biz resources universities offer.
Legal Basics For Startups

Answers to Your Startup Legal Questions

Don't let red tape boggle your mind. Here's how to handle some common legal dilemmas.
Startup Basics

It's Who You Know

If you really know how to work your connections, a successful startup is less than 6 degrees away.
Location

Thriving In A Bad Location

Make your business succeed in a location where others have failed.
Startup Basics

10 Things to Look Out for When Buying a Business

If you're thinking about purchasing a business for sale, this legal expert tells you what you need to be wary of to protect your investment.
Startup Basics

Seven Keys to Growing Your Business

Increase your sales with these 7 principles every successful business should follow.
Startup Basics

Proven Strategies for Increasing Profits

Improve your sales with these tips for creating a successful product or service.
Startup Basics

An Essential Guide to Increasing Profits

The definitions and strategies used by successful entrepreneurs to gain control of their business's revenue
How to Buy a Business
Startup Basics

How to Buy a Business

Starting from scratch isn't the only way to get started. Buying an existing business can help you hit the ground running. Here's what you need to know to find a great deal.
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