Small Business Stories – Pick of the Week July 22, 2017

This week’s top stories include information covering the following four topics:

1, Want to Build a Successful Home-Based Business? Experts Say This 1 Surprising Thing Is a Complete Game Changer
2, Three Ways to Buy an Established Online Business
3, The Freelancer’s Totally Fun, Definitely Not Boring Guide to Taxes
4, How to Quickly Create Attention-Grabbing Social Media Images in 3 Simple Steps

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How to Find Out if You Have Enough Money to Buy a Franchise

Guest post by: Cindy Rayfield franchise consultant with FranNet.

As I work with my franchise clients, I need to know what their financial picture tells me so I can do the very best job matching my clients with the right franchise. A client’s financials are an extremely important part of this matching process.

So what financial information do I look for as a franchise expert? This article outlines questions my clients have, and how I assess their financial information.

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Be Unpredictable to Drive the Competition Crazy and Make Huge Profits

When assessing one’s business competition, we often look at their strengths and weaknesses and attempt to predict how they will respond to various situations. Based on this information, we design a plan to deal with the competition. Yet, what happens when the competition acts in unpredictable ways? Field Marshal Erwin Rommel was one of Germany's most decorated officers. Why? Because his [...]

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VIDEO: Limits to Limited Liability

There is a gross misunderstanding when it comes to the protection afforded to business owners of a Limited Liability Company (LLC). This video identifies who’s liability is protected and who’s is not. [embed]https://youtu.be/mi3MyzkFC2I[/embed]


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Small Business Stories – Pick of the Week July 8, 2017

This week’s top stories include information covering the following four topics:

  • 7 Layers of Security Each Business Owner Should Consider
  • 4 Steps to Researching Your Startup Idea Before Writing a Business Plan
  • A Good Entrepreneur Evolves Over Time
  • How (And Why) To Market Your Business on a Shoestring Budget
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How to Make the Most of Equity Financing

Basically, there are two ways to fund a new business: debt and equity. Debt, commonly thought of as a loan, requires that the borrower/guarantor has an adequate cash flow or has enough unencumbered liquid assets to pledge as collateral. This collateral covers the debt's principle and any liquidation costs and discounts in the event that the borrower cannot make the agreed [...]

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The Big Difference Solution-Selling Can Make

At first glance, the difference between selling a product or service and selling a solution may not be very apparent. After all, aren’t all products and services created to provide a solution to solve a customer’s problems? Most businesses create a product or service that is a “one size fits all” solution. Rather than designing an offering to fit an individual [...]

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Small Business Stories – Pick of the Week July 1, 2017

This week’s top stories include information covering the following four topics:

  • 50 Ideas for a Lucrative Side Hustle
  • 6 Key Steps Small Business Owners Can Take to Ensure a Successful Business Acquisition
  • This Scientist Is Studying How ADHD Can Help Entrepreneurs Succeed
  • How to Grow Your Brand While Still Employed
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