New entrepreneurs routinely jump into a startup with a full charge of passion and energy, but often find themselves drained of both after a few months by the workload and challenges. As a result, burnout and loss of passion are consistently listed among the top causes of startup failure, according Read More

If you Can't Do the Obvious, You are Out of Business

If you Can\'t Do the Obvious, You are Out of Business Avatar Posted by ivanpw under Self-Development
From http://www.aseponde.com 3 days ago
Made Hot by: fusionswim on May 25, 2015 1:40 pm
Sometimes the best way to know whether your startup will be successful or not is from the questions you ask when looking for an answer. Read More

Public Relations for Small Businesses -- Does That Exist?

Public Relations for Small Businesses -- Does That Exist? Avatar Posted by SJC under Franchises
From http://smallbiztrends.com 3 days ago
Made Hot by: DigiTechBlog on May 25, 2015 9:07 am
There’s an overabundance of public relations agencies and despite their high costs — or maybe because of them — they’re not trusted. If you do hire one, you’ll get no guarantees.
There are 29 million businesses in the U.S., but fewer than one percent are represented by PR agencies.
“When you come Read More
A supply chain is only as strong as the weakest link. What small businesses can learn from Apple's supply chain excellence and boost their profit. Read More

How to Forecast Cash Flow

How to Forecast Cash Flow Avatar Posted by PASAngelique under Startups
From http://articles.bplans.com 4 days ago
Made Hot by: Digitaladvert on May 25, 2015 8:51 am
A good cash flow analysis might be the most important single piece of a business plan. All the strategy, tactics, and ongoing business activities mean nothing if there isn't enough money to pay the bills. And that's what a cash flow projection is about – predicting your money needs in advance. Read More

Where to work? home office, coffeeshop, or coworking space?

Where to work? home office, coffeeshop, or coworking space? Avatar Posted by wpcurve under Startups
From http://wpcurve.com 4 days ago
Made Hot by: advertglobal on May 25, 2015 8:45 am
3 of the most common options for small businesses, solopreneurs and startups are the home office, the “coffice” (coffeeshop office) and coworking spaces.

In this post, we'll compare see the possibilities offered by each of these working environments. Read More
Here's an infographic that illustrates how busy social media managers organize their day and stay productive. Read More

Baby Boomer Entrepreneurs: Why They're Set Up for Success

Baby Boomer Entrepreneurs: Why They\'re Set Up for Success Avatar Posted by smpayton under Strategy
From http://blog.corpnet.com 5 days ago
Made Hot by: problogger78 on May 24, 2015 3:12 pm
While it might surprise you that Baby Boomers — those 50 and over — make up one of the fastest growing segments of entrepreneurs, it shouldn’t. They are, it seems, pretty well-equipped to handle the ups and downs that running a business brings. Let’s look at the reasons Baby Boomers may be more lik Read More

Breaking Away From The Me Too Crowd

Breaking Away From The Me Too Crowd Avatar Posted by Richard Martin under Marketing
From http://www.adriennesmith.net 4 days ago
Made Hot by: Webdev1 on May 24, 2015 2:58 pm
Are you part of the 'Me Too' crowd? Do you follow rather than lead? Are you afraid to break out of your comfort zone? Start being different, and start finding your unique voice, and break away from the me too crowd. Read More
Should your partnership be like Ross and Rachel or Chandler and Monica? Find out in our Friends guide to choosing a business partner that's right for you! 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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Adam Connell @adamjayc Goes from Guitarist to Guru

Adam Connell's career didn't start out like most in the marketing field. Today, he's the operations manager for a U.K. … More
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