Although most businesses are started with a single product or service offering, long-term success will likely involve adding new choices. Most of the products and services consumed today are different than purchases made a generation ago…or even five years ago.
If you’re like most people starting a first business, you are spending too much time procrastinating. Sure, there are some necessary preparations. But these are not so overwhelming that you should experience inertia at actually doing business.
Complaints by the public represent business opportunities for new entrepreneurs. When searching for a good business idea, you need look no further than finding where people are spending money on dissatisfying choices.
The recent recession has caused many people to rethink their career path. Maybe you were forced to rethink your career due to a layoff or maybe you are looking to start a business because you desperately need a career change. Some of us, though, have a lot of dreams but we’re not sure which would be […]
If you’re waiting for the right time to start a small business or expand on an existing business, 2011 may mark the year where your wait is over. Because of the Small Business Jobs Act of 2010, Heather Endresen, manager of SBA lending at Union Bank, has made some predictions for 2011 that predict a […]
Officials say a new program launched by the Greater Lafayette Chamber of Commerce will help entrepreneurs and small business owners get the advice and tools they need to start companies, the Journal and Courier reports.