Business Ownership

Why You Should Fire Yourself

Seriously, it may just make you a better business owner.

Chris Sloan

· 5 min read

This Franchisee Ditched a High-Powered Corporate Career to Run Her Own Cycling Studios

Lisa Locker spent decades climbing the corporate ladder. But as a CycleBar franchisee, she's found a whole new challenge.

Stephanie Schomer

· 4 min read

Are You a Business Owner or an Entrepreneur?

I see "business owner" as a job title and "entrepreneur" as a mindset.

Stan Peake

· 5 min read

What Every Business Owner Can Learn From the Fall of Rome

As quickly and dramatically as Rome came to power, it fell -- swiftly. Remember that old adage about those who who fail to learn from history?

Anna Johansson

· 5 min read

The Benefits of Buying a Business vs. Starting Your Own Company

There are benefits of acquiring existing businesses over starting one from scratch.

Andrew Medal

· 4 min read

3 Strategies for Thinking and Acting Courageously

Know your strengths and weaknesses, and be willing to face your fears.

Anne Grady

· 5 min read

3 Ways to Encourage an Ownership Mindset in Your Employees

Your company grows by leaps when you get buy-in from team members and help them see their potential to lead from within.

Zech Newman

· 3 min read

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

· 5 min read

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

The "perfect deal" is a different kind of employee-ownership model.

John Coleman

· 6 min read

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

· 4 min read

Shannon Kaiser

· 6 min read