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Ask Entrepreneur - Startup Basics

Startup Basics

Must-take Steps Before Launching Your Restaurant

Making connections and knowing your market are among the steps every budding restaurateur should take.
Startup Basics

Ready to Drop Your Recruiter? Not So Fast.

A reader wants to break from the agency that connects it with clients. Our business expert offers some words of encouragement – and caution.
Startup Basics

How Can I Find a CEO for My Startup?

You might have great ideas but not the skills to build a company. We break down what you should look for in a chief executive.
Startup Basics

How Do I Partner with Another Startup Company?

I have my own app startup company and I’m preparing to partner with another startup app company. What is the best way to go about this? Do you think it would be smart to create a subsidiary company...
Startup Basics

How Do I Start a Hotel Business?

I have a unique idea for a specific type of hotel in a specific city. I believe this hotel concept would fulfill a need that is not currently being met by any other hotels in this particular market. W...
Startup Basics

Are There Mentorship Programs for Product Developers?

It seems as though there are a lot of incubator sites out there for tech startups. But where do people turn if they want help developing a physical product and executing it? Are there certain programs...
Startup Basics

How Do I Sell My Homemade BBQ Sauce?

Everyone loves my BBQ sauce. Right now, I am making it and giving it away as Christmas presents. But how do I get started or what do I need to do to start selling it locally and eventually in larger m...
Startup Basics

What should I keep in mind while starting an IT business?

I want to know the main things that entrepreneurs should remember while launching a new business.
Startup Basics

I am starting a web-based service business and don

I am starting a communications business on the internet. Some of my competitors who provide a similar (but not exact) service use paid ad sponsorship, while others use paid subscriptions from register...
Startup Basics

I ran an online business unsuccessfully before. I need guidance so I can be successful this time.

I've opened a business online before and could not get the traffic I wanted, so I shut the business down, planning to reopen it at a later date. I have unstoppable desire and ambition to be successful...
Startup Basics

How do I run an eBay business from abroad?

I am from Athens, Greece. Unfortunately, we don't have eBay Greek or any eBay association at all, but my dream is to export modern contemporary Greek art. What should I do?
Startup Basics

Can I effectively get an internet biz off the ground relying solely on word-of-mouth?

I am in the process of creating a new internet start-up and I do not have much funding to use towards marketing my site. I really believe in my idea, and I am willing to do whatever it takes to make...
Startup Basics

Do you know of a web host that has a reseller program that supplies everything from a website to tech support to my end customer?

I have found many web hosts that offer a reseller program but none offer tech support to the end user that I can find. I have found www.mosso.com that offers the tech support I want for my clients, bu...
Startup Basics

Do you know of a web host that has a reseller program that supplies everything from a website to tech support to my end customer?

I have found many web hosts that offer a reseller program but none offer tech support to the end user that I can find. I have found www.mosso.com that offers the tech support I want for my clients, bu...
Startup Basics

How profitable are websites that require paid memberships?

I plan on starting a content-consulting and resource niche for fine artists. The paid members would get full access to consulting or personal questions e-mailed. The site would also have an affiliate...

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