Finding The Right Business

Small Business Heroes

Starting a Business: The Idea Phase

You know you want to start a business, but what do you do next? Here's how to find the perfect idea for your business.
Growth Strategies

Are You Ready to Buy a Business?

5 questions to consider before you take the leap
Growth Strategies

Is Now the Right Time to Buy a Business?

Make sure to do your research and due diligence before making the purchase
Starting a Business

Why You Should Buy a Business

It'll cost you more upfront, but you get what you pay for.
Franchises

How to Research a Franchise

One of the most important parts of buying a franchise is doing your homework. So get out there and grill the people who know the franchise best.
Franchises

Buying a Franchise Versus a Business Opportunity

How to tell the difference between a franchise and biz opp and determine which is the better fit for you.
Starting a Business

What's Your Entrepreneurial Personality Type?

Anyone can start a business! The secret is picking a venture that fits your entrepreneurial personality. Here's how to determine yours.
Starting a Business

How to Buy a Business

Starting from scratch isn't the only way to get started. Buying an existing business can help you hit the ground running. Here's what you need to know to find a great deal.
Franchises

Are You Franchisee Material?

The 9 traits of a successful franchisee
Starting a Business

Do You Really Have What It Takes

A new look at the classic question of whether you are cut out to be an entrepreneur
Starting a Business

Idea Overload

What to do when your entrepreneurial brain is working overtime
Marketing

Mystery to Me

Is that a business opportunity you see or just another attempt to grab your cash and run? With a little sleuthing, you can separate the money-makers from the money-takers.