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10 eBooks You Need to Read Before Crowdfunding

10 eBooks You Need to Read Before Crowdfunding Avatar Posted by PASAngelique under Raising Capital
From http://articles.bplans.com 2 days ago
Made Hot by: LoopLooper on July 29, 2015 4:22 pm
The easiest way to learn how to crowd fund successfully is to look at those who came before you. Here are ten fantastic books you need to read before embarking on your crowdfunding project.
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A Proper Introduction To Franchising

A Proper Introduction To Franchising Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From https://www.thefranchiseking.com 3 days ago
Made Hot by: bloggerpalooza on July 29, 2015 11:02 am
When tackling something big-like becoming the owner of a franchise business, it's super-important to learn as much as you can. I just launched Franchise Business University. You can learn all about franchising there. Online. Read More

Fact: Not Every Business is Franchise-Worthy

Fact: Not Every Business is Franchise-Worthy Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From https://www.sba.gov 5 days ago
Made Hot by: maestro68 on July 26, 2015 2:37 pm
It's true. Not every business-or every business idea in this case, is franchise-worthy. In other words, just because you have a good idea for a business, it doesn't mean you'll be able to turn it into a franchise business. Read More
You have an idea and with all honesty – you believe it is worth gold!

And thus, you thought of running a crowd funding campaign for raising funds for your idea so that it can take the shape of reality.

And that is how it should be.

Before you start a crowd funding campaign, you need to pla Read More

7 Steps to Improve Your Business Credit and Get a Better Loan

7 Steps to Improve Your Business Credit and Get a Better Loan Avatar Posted by maplesummit under Finance
From http://smallbiztrends.com 8 days ago
Made Hot by: JoshRed on July 23, 2015 4:15 pm
Having a good business credit score is key to getting business loans on favorable terms today. Here are seven steps to improve your business credit score, so you can get the most favorable business loan decisions possible. Read More
I used to be able to retain information. Lots of information. Really. Now-not so much. One thing I was able to retain (early on in my franchise career) and it’s something that continues to guide me today, is a sentence I read in a franchise brochure. Some advice... Read More

How Much Funding Should You Raise?

How Much Funding Should You Raise? Avatar Posted by PASAngelique under Raising Capital
From http://articles.bplans.com 13 days ago
Made Hot by: MasterMinuteman on July 21, 2015 1:30 pm
Most businesses need to raise external funding from investors to take their company to the next level. Whatever stage your business is in, if you are seeking investment, determining how much funding you should raise is absolutely critical.

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Buying A Franchise? This Is The Last Thing You Need To Worry About

Buying A Franchise? This Is The Last Thing You Need To Worry About Avatar Posted by franpro under Franchises
From http://ownermag.com 19 days ago
Made Hot by: LimeWood on July 13, 2015 7:22 am
A good number of small business experts suggest starting out with the end in mind.In the case of buying a franchise, I don’t.That’s because when you buy a franchise, the end is the opening of your business.Read more. Read More

The Essential Differences Between Cash and Profits

The Essential Differences Between Cash and Profits Avatar Posted by PASAngelique under Finance
From http://articles.bplans.com 21 days ago
Made Hot by: LimeWood on July 11, 2015 11:39 pm
"So, the moral of this story is do as I say, not as I did. Mind your cash flow. Don’t confuse profits with cash. I did manage to crawl out of the temporary cash flow problem, but it took extra mortgages and heavy credit card debt." Read More
The folks at Subway headquarters are smart. They quickly put together a crisis management plan to help them get in front of a trending news story about child porn and Jared Fogle, the Subway pitchman. See how. Read More

5 Things Your Latino Employees Wish You Understood

Latino employees are the fastest-growing segment of the U.S. workforce – in fact, by some estimates one in three working …
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15 Tools to Edit Videos for Your Business

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