startup business

  • The Benefits Of Recruiting A Non-Executive Director

    A non-executive director, or NED, can deliver a lot of valuable assets to a small business. Examples include expertise, contacts, new ideas, and constructive criticism. Recruiting the right NED can have a powerful impact on a company no matter how big or small it is. While lots of professionals...
  • 4 Popular Types Of Office Spaces For Early-Stage Startups

    In the beginning, startups are often forced to get creative when selecting a perfect, yet functional office space where they can get work done and scale. As long as your work can be accomplished with a laptop and a Wi-Fi connection, you have great workspace options to choose from. So, before you obligate...
  • 6 Things You Should Be Doing to Keep Your Home-Based Business Running Smoothly

    Leaving behind the 9 to 5 and starting a home-based business is a dream for many Americans today. No need for the power tripping boss breathing down your neck, get the pay you deserve, and still manage to have time for your family makes perfect sense. While working at...
  • 10 Best Jobs You Can Do from Home

    If you don’t relish the thought of hustling to a workplace every day or you’re having a hard time securing a local gig, there’s never been a better time to work from home: More than 40 million Americans do it, according to the advocacy group Telework Coalition. And as...
  • 10 Rules for Succeeding in Your Own Business

    What does it take to start and succeed in business? Although there is no one answer that fits all businesses, there are a number of practices followed by successful business owners. No matter what you sell, you’ll be ahead of the game if you live by these ten essential...
  • 5 Reasons Tech Startup Fails

    Technology startups are tempting business plans to many people. The industry is, after all, booming and constantly fluctuating – it’s not going anywhere. However, it is not particularly easy to successfully launch a tech startup and many fail. That’s why we’ve put together the top five reasons tech startups...
  • 3 Stages for creating a startup

    STAGE 1: VALIDATING AN IDEA 1. Build a website and not a business plan Honestly, instead of writing out a 20 page business plan.. Try making a website instead. There is probably no better way to put your thoughts together. What I love about websites is that instead of the...
  • Why Business Plans Don’t Get Funded

    A business plan is a blueprint of your business; what you want to achieve and how you plan to go about it. A well-written business plan can mean the difference between success and failure. Business plans may be internally or externally focused. Depending on the target or goal of writing...
  • 10 Ways To Raise Money For Your New Startups

    According to a recent study, over 94% of new businesses fail during first year of operation. Lack of funding turns to be one of the common reasons. Money is the bloodline of any business. The long painstaking yet exciting journey from the idea to revenue generating business needs a fuel named capital. That’s why,...