Business Structures http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/business-structures The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Business Structures en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT Has De-emphasizing Job Titles Empowered Zappos Workers? By the end of this year, internal job titles will mean nothing at the billion-dollar startup. Has this shift strengthened Tony Hsieh's e-commerce empire? Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235594 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235594 Tanya Benedicto Klich By the end of this year, internal job titles will mean nothing at the billion-dollar startup. Has this shift strengthened Tony Hsieh's e-commerce empire? How to Ship Documents for Your Import/Export Business As an importer or exporter, you need to know how each link in the shipping chain functions. Here's the lowdown on what all those terms on the shipping forms mean. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234390 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234390 Entrepreneur Bookstore As an importer or exporter, you need to know how each link in the shipping chain functions. Here's the lowdown on what all those terms on the shipping forms mean. Why You Should Integrate a Family Trust with Your Business Utilizing a Revocable Living Trust can be an affordable way to ensure your business passes effectively to your family or loved ones upon your death. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/234518 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/234518 Mark J. Kohler Utilizing a Revocable Living Trust can be an affordable way to ensure your business passes effectively to your family or loved ones upon your death. Want to Be More Productive? Take a Break and Check Out This Infographic. Here's why you should be taking regular breaks at work. Tue, 27 May 2014 18:58:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234243 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234243 Kate Taylor Here's why you should be taking regular breaks at work. Beware of These 10 Franchise Ownership Myths What to consider when weighing a decision to become a franchisee. Fri, 16 May 2014 16:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233938 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233938 Joel Libava What to consider when weighing a decision to become a franchisee. All Business Entities Are Not Created Equal: Finding the Perfect One for You With tax season in full swing, now is the perfect time to being planning next year and figuring out if you want to change your business structure to help reduce taxes. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232532 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232532 Jennifer Friedman With tax season in full swing, now is the perfect time to being planning next year and figuring out if you want to change your business structure to help reduce taxes. How Incorporating in Delaware or Nevada Can Hurt You Before you think of incorporating your startup in a "tax haven" state, here is what young entrepreneurs need to know. Tue, 07 May 2013 10:32:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226549 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226549 Mark J. Kohler Before you think of incorporating your startup in a "tax haven" state, here is what young entrepreneurs need to know. Incorporating Your Business When starting your business, it's worth taking the time to think through which legal structure will be best for you and your business. Here is some guidance on the basics. Mon, 11 Feb 2013 09:56:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225657 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225657 Entrepreneur Staff When starting your business, it's worth taking the time to think through which legal structure will be best for you and your business. Here is some guidance on the basics. How to Choose the Best Legal Structure for Your Startup A look at the pros and cons you should consider before deciding on a business structure. Tue, 27 Nov 2012 06:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224976 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224976 Kara Ohngren Prior A look at the pros and cons you should consider before deciding on a business structure. 3 Reasons Sole Proprietorship Might Not Be Right for You Attorney Nina Kaufman on when entrepreneurs should steer clear of this business entity. Thu, 15 Nov 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/224664 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/224664 Nina Kaufman Attorney Nina Kaufman on when entrepreneurs should steer clear of this business entity. Why Eco-Conscious Entrepreneurs Like Method View B Corp as a Badge of Honor Three entrepreneurs, among the first to certify their businesses as B Corps, share how it has affected their companies and offer advice on the process. Mon, 18 Jun 2012 04:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223781 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223781 Catherine Clifford Three entrepreneurs, among the first to certify their businesses as B Corps, share how it has affected their companies and offer advice on the process. Five Overlooked Legal Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make When starting a business, details can get lost in the excitement of a new venture. Here are the top legal mistakes unwittingly made by new business owners -- and how to avoid them. Wed, 31 Aug 2011 00:02:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220224 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220224 Lisa Girard When starting a business, details can get lost in the excitement of a new venture. Here are the top legal mistakes unwittingly made by new business owners -- and how to avoid them. Two Weeks to Startup: Day 6. Name Your Business How to decide what you call your company. Plus, choosing a business structure. Mon, 14 Feb 2011 00:43:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218146 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/218146 Kimberly Stansell How to decide what you call your company. Plus, choosing a business structure. Business Structure Basics With this basic guide, you'll be able to select the structure that suits your business best. Thu, 23 Sep 2010 13:39:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/75118 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/75118 Entrepreneur Staff With this basic guide, you'll be able to select the structure that suits your business best. The Skinny on Sole Proprietorships Protect yourself from the IRS and make your patchwork projects a real business. Mon, 15 Mar 2010 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/205578 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/205578 Lydia Dishman Protect yourself from the IRS and make your patchwork projects a real business. Test Your Structural Integrity Why your business structure could be eating away at your company's bottom line Thu, 09 Jul 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/202562 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/202562 Jennifer Lawler Why your business structure could be eating away at your company's bottom line The Basics of Business Structure Sole proprietorships, partnerships, LLCs and corporations--learn the differences and which one fits your company best. Mon, 09 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/200516 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/200516 Michael Spadaccini Sole proprietorships, partnerships, LLCs and corporations--learn the differences and which one fits your company best. Top 5 Mistakes in Forming Your Corporation Doing some research on the front end can save you a load of money. Tue, 23 Dec 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/199296 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/199296 Brad Sugars Doing some research on the front end can save you a load of money. Choose Your Business Structure Sole proprietorship, corporation, LLC: Try them on for size to find out which legal structure will best suit your business. Mon, 19 Mar 2001 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/38822 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/38822 Sole proprietorship, corporation, LLC: Try them on for size to find out which legal structure will best suit your business.