Category Archives: Starting and Running a Business

How To Create a FREE Website for Your Business

Every business needs a website. A company may have been able to operate without one in the past, but in 2014, having a website is a necessity. The average consumer uses the internet to research products and services before making … Continue reading

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How To Conduct Market Research and Why It’s Crucial To The Success of Your Business

  It’s the most overlooked part of starting and running a business, however, it is so vital to the success of a company. Conducting market research is necessary for numerous reasons, but the overall purpose of it is to determine … Continue reading

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Write a Business Plan, It’s Essential!

  Starting a business is one of the most exciting periods in a young entrepreneur’s life. The moment he or she has that billion dollar idea that will change society forever, all they can envision is developing that idea into … Continue reading

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Prepare a DETAILED Marketing Plan, It’s Important!

In one of my previous articles, I stated that “a business is NOTHING without a financial plan.” I truly believe that in order for a business to be successful (or at least progress towards success and not failure), it must … Continue reading

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Do NOT Fall In Love with Facebook Likes and Twitter Followers

  I know the title of this article may seem kind of silly; I mean, no one falls “in love” with Facebook Likes and Twitter followers, right?   WRONG. Many entrepreneurs, including myself, have fallen in love with Facebook Likes … Continue reading

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Prepare a Financial Business Plan, It’s Necessary!

  I know, I know, it’s the most intimidating part of a business plan. It’s that one part you’re afraid of. You’re not a procrastinator; you just don’t want to do it. So far, you’ve been on a roll. You’ve … Continue reading

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