Most people think of starting a new corporation as beginning a business from scratch. But that’s not the only purpose of creating a corporation.
For a new business, the most difficult hurdles are making the first sales. But the only way to meet this challenge is to present your company to the market and start building a reputation. To make the initial sales requires the same formalities used to approach the millionth customer—an existing corporation with a salesperson holding […]
You can start a business around a simple idea and bring a new dimension of success to your life. Some ventures take just a little effort in the beginning and then become easily operated as part-time business sidelines.
The wrong office environment may doom a company with a great idea. Successful deployment of a new corporation is more likely with the right physical surroundings. Angel investors realize this. So attracting capital usually hinges upon having an office that conveys the right image.
Your first step after deciding to launch a company is selecting a name for the corporation. Before making a final decision about a business name, there are some important factors to investigate.
When economic conditions cause sellers of commercial real estate to drop their prices, it presents an opportunity for your business. Owning your business location might be superior to renting. However, ownership of real estate has risks that are distinctive from owning a business.
Having a business partner has advantages even if you intend to operate the business yourself. Business ownership and management arrangements are as varied as the individuals involved.
Have you ever met somebody who says to you, “I was laid off from my job today and I deserved it.”? If you have, you’re definitely in the minority. If you own a small business and have to lay off employees, you increase the probability of legal action against you. How do you lay off […]