Growing a Business
News and Articles About Growing a Business
Don't miss out on a growth opportunity because you failed to plan for expansion. Tackle growing pains with these 3 preparation tactics.
How can you locate goods you'd like to import to sell to markets here in the United States? Here are six ways to track down the products you're hoping to sell in the U.S.
There are instances when you should make friends with the "enemy" to create the best situation for both companies.
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.
With a well-defined culture, a solid plan and a dedicated officer presiding over strategy, companies can pull ahead of the competition.
As an import business owner, it's important to know the four basic steps for getting your foreign products through customs.
Why simply being on time can help you have it all.
Because exports give the U.S. economy a big charge, government agencies are happy to help you sell just about anything to foreign markets. Here are the government resources available to you.
There are 7 big challenges you should be aware of before you attempt to take this major step.
Raj Peter Bhakta, the founder of whiskey company WhistlePig, knows that he is losing some cash in the short term by only making a 10-year-old product. But thats part of the plan.
Your mission statement can be as important to your success as your business plan.
With your growth strategy in mind, a marketing plan can help your mission.
By finding a partner, a company can strategically compete with competitors and expand to new products and locations.
One of the best ways to keep your company in the black is to charge appropriate fees for your services. Find out how to set the best rates for your personal training business.
These franchises have found their niche and are making a big impact.
What's the extent of your liability if a client is injured while under your supervision? Here's how to protect yourself from liability when running a personal training business.
Our expert says when making an offer to buy a business, its essential to understand the seller and the business.
Raj Peter Bhakta launched WhistlePig whiskey in the middle of a recession, and there were some cold, lonely nights where he felt alone in his mission. But he kept on.
A new report highlights specifics and outlines strategies for local governments to follow to improve their strategies targeted towards small businesses.
Get the skinny from existing business owners on the things you need to do to make your personal training business a success.
Valuable insights can come from the little things that don't help a company grow.
Customer referrals and referrals from healthcare professionals are a gold mine for personal trainers seeking new clients. Find out how to get these two groups to refer their friends, family and patients.
Launching rocket ships and new businesses require great skill to guide the projects into an unknown realm. Here are some pointers to help you get your startup off the ground.
Here's how to use Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms to market your business online.
Specializing on just one target market -- corporate or social events -- then narrowing your focus within that market will help you become the event planner everyone seeks out.