Maybe the reason you're interested in setting up a home business
is because you've seen an ad that perked your interest or you
were approached by a friend or colleague about a great home
business money-making opportunity and those entrepreneurial
juices started to flow. Your imagination starts to flow and
dreams of quitting your job fill your every thought.
Hello, hey, ok... time to stop dreaming. I hate to burst your
bubble or stop your fantasy ride but before you give your boss a
piece of ...Read more...
So you had that fantastic business idea, the one that's going to
be wildly successful and make you a fortune - even better, you
actually did something about it and started your own business.
Good for you! Not everyone gets that far. Most people sit and
day dream about what they might do if only ....
"The world is full of dreamers, there aren't enough who will
move ahead and begin to take concrete steps to actualize their
vision" - W. Clement Stone
But you got over the biggest hurdle, that ...Read more...
5 Keys to Selling your Business for What it's Worth!!!!
How to market and sell your business with success!
By David Bryant Sound Business Brokers © Copyright 2005
YOU OWE IT TO YOURSELF TO DO THIS RIGHT!!!
As a business owner you have made a substantial investment of
your time, talents, money and who knows what else, to feed it,
nurture it, build it and grow it. And now has come the time,
that for whatever reason, you want to sell it to an interested
buyer for a fair and reasonable price - ...Read more...
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Invest Wisely in Yourself and your Business By Abe Cherian
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One of the most amazing things about consumers is that people
are not aware of the publications ...Read more...
Like tens of thousands of people who often venture online
exploring ways to make a little extra money, I have been looking
for ways that would allow me to eventually live a life with
residual income and financial freedom.
Obviously, I did not know how except for the fact that many are
making millions of dollars every year from Internet.
But I learnt fast, after having paid a lot of money to the
so-called Internet gurus. I realised that there were a lot of
scams, hyped-up promises, and just ...Read more...
Every year millions of people answer "Yes" to that question and
every year that answer costs many of them money, time,
confidence, and heartbreak. The Small Business Administration
estimates there are 580,900 new small businesses opening each
year and that number does not include the small one-person
entrepreneurships that pop up every day. However even if you are
your business's sole employee then there is still something to
be learned from the SBA's numbers.
According to the SBA, two-thirds ...Read more...
An email writer has asked recently, why there is no money back
guarantee on a certain advertised website. There are a lot of
online offers with a money back guarantee. Thus many people
expect a money back guarantee on offered solutions.
Money Back Guarantee As Bait?
You also might have read such kind of advertisment: "Make $
100,000 a year - guaranteed" The website of this home business
solution offers to remit you the money, if you do not succeed
after a year. It's even possible that this ...Read more...
Today, many businesses are choosing to unplug and go with VoIP
technology. There are many advantages for using VoIP including
cost effectiveness, greater productivity, and the incorporation
of data, audio, and video all intertwined in one program. Here
is an overview of five reasons that your business should make
the switch to VoIP.
1. VoIP Reduces Cost
Businesses today depend upon telecommunications. Whether it is
Internet, E-mail, Customer Service through telephone, online web
applications, ...Read more...
The core of business management is using your time in areas that
are more productive. Imagine precious hours of your time are
wasted on doing loads manual work that eats your energy. Do you
think that your time should be utilized in implementing more
unique ideas, product research and product marketing or wasting
hours on doing more and more paper work. Hiring a dedicated
professional cannot only save your time but also cut your day
today business expenses, which means better ...Read more...
Here's what I know about you! For the past few minutes you have
been sitting at your computer, searching for ways to increase
your income. You've been reading advertisements about affiliate
marketing; some were obvious "get rich quick" schemes and others
appeared to be legitimate offers by webmasters to develop new
websites. The ads and opportunities seem to be everywhere--every
search you do for "website marketing," or internet business
opportunities" just causes another mind-numbing list ...Read more...
If you are any kind of small business or home operated business,
online presence is essential. Majority of web site visitors are
from the English speaking population due to the high levels of
internet penetration in that category, online presence for all
small enterprises cannot be overemphasized. The research data in
the US about online connectivity reveals the following facts
which may help to understand the importance of the web presence
for businesses especially the small enterprise.
70 % ...Read more...
Writing a business plan can be a lot of hard work or it can be
great fun. An effective plan can help your company to greatness.
A poor one can lead you out of business. No plan is like asking
to fail before you even start.
Not every business needs a 200 page bound business plan. However
every business needs to have some idea of where they want to go
and how they are going to get there. This article covers some
key insights into writing a business plan that get your business
to where you want ...Read more...
Instant communication? Palm Pilots, laptops, cell phones,
instant messaging devices - of all the communications tools out
there, the single best one is still the business card. With it,
you instantly communicate your name, your business, your contact
information and, with a little design capability, your personal
A well designed business card marks you as a professional, so
make sure you choose a design that reflects the products you
represent. Selling high tech computer equipment or ...Read more...
You've just gotten your business degree, and now you're looking
for that new job, the one that will allow you to show your stuff.
Whether you're aiming for a Fortune 500 firm or a laid-back
dot-com company, the first clothing investment you should make
is one or two really great suits. A couple sharply tailored suit
coats in neutral "power" colors like black, navy blue, or gray,
along with matching dress slacks, will see you through the
interview process. Even if you're applying for a job with ...Read more...
The sheer size of the Internet can be intimidating... especially
for someone who wants to develop an online business, but has
limited experience in knowing exactly how to do it.
What if you don't have a product or service? How can you create
something that has a reasonable chance for success? And, even if
you already have the product or service, how do you know it will
sell as an online business?
Achieving long-term success with Internet (online) marketing is
not much different than ...Read more...
Do you have the right stuff to make it work? Ask yourself these
five questions before making that leap from steady paycheck to
1. Are you a self-starter? You must have the self-discipline to
plan, set goals, not procrastinate and stay focused.
2. What are your expectations? Do you think you'll work less and
have less stress and more money? Think again.
3. What are your financial goals? Be prepared to work more for
less money, at least in the beginning. Set up your ...Read more...
Many of the larger businesses in the UK are public limited
companies which means that the public is able to buy and sell
their shares on the Stock Exchange. Such companies have the
letters plc after their name, and examples include Marks and
Spencer, Guinness and the National Westminster Bank. However,
since the minimum share capital for a public limited company is
50000 pounds, this makes it an unsuitable choice for small
businesses, which are more likely to take one of the ...Read more...
The Four Business Building Tools By Mark Wardell
When was the last time you were so impressed by a business that
you just had to tell someone about it? Sadly, it's probably been
a while, but if you're an entrepreneur, this represents a
tremendous opportunity. Just think of the business potential
that's out there just waiting to be realized.
So what's the problem? Why are there so few outstanding
Well, the problem isn't a shortage of dreams. Most entrepreneurs
have more of them than ...Read more...
Dashboard software can be used to enhance your real estate
investing expertise. Never heard of dashboard software? That's
okay, let me explain. Dashboard software is designed with the
intent of offering business managers insight into the key
statistics of the business. A dashboard allows managers and key
executives the ability to visually analyze the condition of
their business and make decisions based on a variety of inputs.
The features and flexibility lend itself nicely accepting ...Read more...
A business plan serves as your personal playbook for your own
business. This written document serves to identify your goals
and lay out your method of attack for achieving each one.
Writing a business plan is essential to the success of any size
of business, from major corporation to budding entrepreneurship.
Many successful businessmen and women can relate first hand to
the importance and necessity of developing and writing this
essential document. Regardless of your level of expertise in ...Read more...