How to Start a Business - Page: 2

These Millennials Are Running Franchises With Their Parents. Here's What They've Learned.

Faced with diminished job prospects, millennials are increasingly partnering with their parents in the franchising world.

Jason Daley

· 11 min read

Won Funding? Why You Should Wait to Celebrate.

Here's why your big investment isn't (an immediate) reason to celebrate.

Margaret Littman

· 4 min read

Want to Open a Bakery? Keep These Expert Tips in Mind.

Be prepared: The work isn't always as sweet as the product.

Ashlea Halpern

· 3 min read

Want to Run a Pet Café? These Founders' Tips Can Help.

Learn how these entrepreneurs have combined their love of pets with their passion for the community.

Ashlea Halpern

· 4 min read

Explaining What Your Company Does? Keep it Simple.

It's not as easy as it sounds. And you need to get it right.

Matt McCue

· 10 min read

A Retail Legend Shares Customer Service Secrets

What do you learn after 27 years of running a famous store? Ask Roxanne Thurman, owner of Denver's Cry Baby Ranch.

Grant Davis

· 5 min read

5 Lessons You Can Learn From Trump About Pitching to VCs

Visual cues, repetition and authentic emotion helps frame your message in a way that resonates with investors.

Arie Abecassis

· 5 min read

Ashlea Halpern

· 3 min read

3 Small Businesses You Can Jumpstart Right Now

Tutoring, ecommerce retail and cleaning are all hot markets for entrepreneurs just testing the waters.

Michael Priyev

· 5 min read

How to Avoid Failure When You Own a Contracting Business

No matter how good or how lucky you are, you're sure to run into a few of these problems in the course of doing business as a contractor. Find out how to deal with them and continue to grow your business.

5 Steps You Can Use to Find Your Niche

You know you want to start a business. Now, you just have to decide what kind. Here are the steps that can help.

Thomas Smale

· 6 min read