Business Ownership

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Multiple Owners? Here's How to Prepare for Your Loan Application.
Small Business Loans

Multiple Owners? Here's How to Prepare for Your Loan Application.

Follow these steps before filling out that loan application if you're one of several owners of a business in need of a loan.
Jared Hecht
When It Comes to Equity, 'Enough Is Better Than Too Much'
Employee Ownership

When It Comes to Equity, 'Enough Is Better Than Too Much'

The "perfect deal" is a different kind of employee-ownership model.
John Coleman
8 Critical Considerations for Choosing the Right Business Partner
Business Partnership

8 Critical Considerations for Choosing the Right Business Partner

A partnership is just like a marriage, so it's best to choose a partner wisely to skip the painful divorce.
Pamela Wasley
The 5 Primary Stages of Business Every Entrepreneur Goes Through
Radicals & Visionaries

The 5 Primary Stages of Business Every Entrepreneur Goes Through

Know the stages so you can navigate them with ease.
Shannon Kaiser
Fear, Heartache and Tragedy Can Actually Be Big Motivators
Psychology

Fear, Heartache and Tragedy Can Actually Be Big Motivators

Use these five strategies to channel the negativity you're feeling, into something positive.
Kelly Bolton
Franchise or Startup? You Decide.
Franchises

Franchise or Startup? You Decide.

Dreaming of business ownership? You might want to consider franchising.
Jim Judy
How Much Should You Pay Yourself as a Business Owner?
Ready To Launch

How Much Should You Pay Yourself as a Business Owner?

Although you get to decide your own salary, determining the amount might be one of the toughest decisions you'll make.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
The Case for Never Selling Your Company
Mergers and Acquisitions

The Case for Never Selling Your Company

Did you start your own business to run it or to sell it?
Girish Navani
Most Entrepreneurs Have 4 of the 5 Critical Success Traits, and That's Not Quite Enough
Radicals & Visionaries

Most Entrepreneurs Have 4 of the 5 Critical Success Traits, and That's Not Quite Enough

The drive to innovate and disrupt defines entrepreneurship but when what you've invented works, the opposite qualities are necessary.
Dixie Gillaspie
3 Entrepreneurial Lessons to Learn From Kanye West
Music

3 Entrepreneurial Lessons to Learn From Kanye West

The innovators in music world are teaching young Americans some basics about breaking out on their own.
Eric M. Ruiz
Beware of These 10 Franchise Ownership Myths
Franchise Buying Guide

Beware of These 10 Franchise Ownership Myths

What to consider when weighing a decision to become a franchisee.
Joel Libava
By the Numbers: U.S. Veteran-Owned Businesses (Infographic)
Growth Strategies

By the Numbers: U.S. Veteran-Owned Businesses (Infographic)

Veterans turn to entrepreneurship at greater rates than the rest of the population. Here's what that means for America.
Brian Patrick Eha
Franchises

807 Franchise Opportunities

Ready to be your own boss? Check out our list of available franchises and business opportunities.
Tracy Stapp Herold
How Much Should You Pay Yourself?
Finance

How Much Should You Pay Yourself?

For many small-business owners, the answer is probably more.