The Economics of Starting an Imports/Exports Business

The Economics of Starting an Imports/Exports Business Avatar Posted by fundera under Startups
From 67 days ago
Made Hot by: robinandy58 on March 23, 2017 2:57 pm
For nearly as long as there’s been people, there’s been trade. In the long history of humanity, when we aren’t at war, we’ve been interested in buying and selling various goods from each other. Imports and exports are how the potato came to Ireland, and in a more modern sense it’s how we’re able to Read More
Arguably, you shouldn’t spend your hard-earned startup funding on expensive office chairs. However, some expenses are worth shelling out for up front. Read More

50 Small Business Ideas for Musicians

50 Small Business Ideas for Musicians Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Startups
From 68 days ago
Made Hot by: JoshRed on March 23, 2017 7:18 am
If you’re musically talented, you already have the potential to make a great entrepreneur. There are plenty of potential business opportunities that let you showcase your musical talents or work in the music industry. Read More
FilterGrade is a marketplace where photographers, designers, and other creative entrepreneurs buy and sell their digital products. Looking at it, you’d never guess that it is run by two teenagers; 20-year-old founder Mike Moloney and 18-year-old co-founder Matt Moloney.

How did Mike, who launche Read More
Every entrepreneur seeking funding loves the challenge of getting customers and investors excited, but dreads the thought of negotiating the terms of a deal with potential investors. They are naturally reluctant to step out of the friendly and familiar business territory into the unfamiliar battlef Read More
Geraldine Kavanagh, Botanical Forager for Glendalough Distillery and Founder/Owner of Wicklow Wild Foods, describes a typical working day. Read More
Brands are people first. Customers are people too, so customers tend to take their relationship with a brand personally. Thus it’s not a surprise that people love their favorite smartphone brand, cringe when you mention their cable company, or even hate the mention of a particular bank. Read More
The most powerful way to grow your business and your career these days is to become a visible influencer in your domain. People follow influencers on social media to find what they buy, who they vote for, and which social causes they support. You don’t have to be the smartest person in the room to Read More

How Do You Measure the Success of Your Small Business?

How Do You Measure the Success of Your Small Business? Avatar Posted by jondyer under Startups
From 72 days ago
Made Hot by: logistico on March 19, 2017 11:23 am
All entrepreneurs strive for success but not all know how to quantify it. From finances to customer satisfaction, there are several ways for small business to determine whether or not they are actually successful. Read More
Startup investors tell me they invest in a new venture with a higher caliber of people, rather than the product or service, and I agree. In my role as a business advisor, I see successful businesses most often emerging from great teams rather than great products. Yet I find the people building team Read More

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Lisa Buben @Lisapatb Will Inspire Your Business

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