Investing in an actual business is much different than investing in real estate or stocks of a larger public company.  Much of the wealth that citizens hold is built upon owning a small to medium size business. The size of the business is all relative to the location and genre of types of business you are involved in.  Regardless of the size, running a business takes time, effort and a skill that not all people have.

5 Tips to Starting A Business On A Shoestring Budget

Perhaps one of the most popular goals a lot of us have is eventually starting our own company. However, one of the biggest things holding us back is the one thing a business is supposed to bring in: money. While a lot of us look at owning a business as an expensive goal, it doesn’t always have to be. In fact, learning how to do it with less or no money will teach you the most in the long-run, setting you up for many years of success. That’s why I’m giving you a few helpful tips as to how to get started. [...]

By | 2017-12-12T13:29:06+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Business|0 Comments

What is a Buy-Sell Agreement and Why Should Business Owners Care?

I always find it fascinating how many business owners do not even consider a buy-sell agreement when operating their business.  What's worse, in my opinion, is how many professional advisors (whether that is a financial advisor, accountant or attorney) completely fail to bring up the subject of a buy-sell agreements to their business owner clients. What is a Buy-Sell Agreement? A buy-sell agreement is a written contract between two individuals (more often than not it is two business owners) that provide for a certain outcome as it relates to a business or businesses if a condition precedent happens.  The easiest example is [...]

By | 2017-11-27T23:26:16+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Business|0 Comments

5 Strategies to Ensure Entrepreneurial Success

Starting your own business is fraught with both rewards and risks. Any successful entrepreneur can tell you that while starting the process is difficult, evolving as a business person and taking the right steps to grow takes effort as well. Luckily, through much trial and error of those before us, we can see that certain strategies can be implemented across the board to help ensure your success as an entrepreneur at any stage in the game. Conduct Market Testing Before launching your service or product, you can benefit greatly from carrying out market testing to see how people in your target audience [...]

By | 2017-10-29T16:58:20+00:00 October 29th, 2017|Business|0 Comments

11 Business Ideas that Could Make You a Millionaire

If your dream is to become a billionaire, you need to first start small by becoming a millionaire. And one of the most effective ways to become a millionaire is by becoming a self-made one through business. If you are unsure which businesses to pursue to become rich, here are some business ideas that have proven to be sure winners. Financial Services According to a World Wealth Report, financial services is one sector with a high chance of creating millions. Financial services include services ranging from bookkeeping to accounting, and tax preparation, and each one of these services are always in high demand. [...]

By | 2017-11-27T22:35:05+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Business|0 Comments

How to Find an Interim Manager

Interim Management is a specialist form of consultancy that is very much on the rise in the UK. With the uncertainty caused by Brexit on the horizon, it’s no surprise that specialists in change and crisis are finding a new audience. Some assessments say the field has grown by as much as 93% since 2006 and could be worth as much as £2 billion. It’s still somewhat opaque to many businesses however, especially small businesses who may be the most in need of their services. Even if you know you need one, finding an Interim Manager may be difficult. Your first step, [...]

By | 2017-09-05T19:28:51+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Business|0 Comments