Many successful entrepreneurs have done it. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg was a college dropout along with Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, and Richard Branson so it must be possible to start and grow a business without a college degree—and, indeed, it is.
A fortunate entrepreneur can start a company with only an idea. That’s how two guys from Philadelphia established a business that doesn’t require them to manufacture anything. The only thing they make is money.
So you have a great idea for a new business. That’s the first step to what may be an exciting and rewarding career as an entrepreneur but there are some questions to ask before starting your business. Many will start a business this year and many will fail not because the owner doesn’t have the […]
Recent studies continue to show a disturbing fact about women: They’re paid a lot less than men despite being collectively more highly educated than men. The most recent study found that for every one dollar a male employee earned, a women doing the same job earned just 72 cents.
The best businesses are those that solve a problem that affects the largest amount of people and the young entrepreneurs that started this company found a market that includes just about everybody.
The drive for independent success is what motivates an entrepreneur to start a business. Not every attempt creates an immediate sensation in the market. But, individuals like Orville Thompson keep plugging away until they find the right formula for a new company.
You want to start a business but you don’t have hundreds of thousands of dollars at your disposal. You can’t purchase a bunch of equipment, you don’t have the money to purchase inventory, and renting a retail location wouldn’t be easy either.
The idea of using technology to optimally disseminate information about basic issues for families led the founders of Alt12 to start a business. One of the software company’s applications is focused on health and another is aimed at expecting parents. The company’s third entry is a newly launched social network for parents named Kidfolio.