Entrepreneuring

Startup Business Ideas, Strategy and Planning

As an entrepreneur, you most likely wear many hats in your day-to-day work. Figuring out how to juggle all of the tasks you have to do, while still maintaining a life outside of work can be a challenge. Entrepreneuring articles focus on you, the entrepreneur, and how you can strengthen your areas of weakness when it comes to business and keeping a healthy work-life balance.

5 Ways to Improve Your Business That You May Not Have Tried

Whether you are just starting out or you have been running a business for some time, we all have the desire to succeed. We are always looking for innovative and unique ways to constantly improve our businesses. Unfortunately, you might have tried every trick in the book, and nothing is working out. Here are five unique ways that you may not have already tried to minimize risk, … [Read more...]

How to Start a Venue Business

Owning a venue business opens a door to countless opportunities, but it also requires doing a lot of work, investing large sums of money, and dealing with tedious permits. However, it is also liberating, as you can tweak the space and use it and rent it for an astoundingly diverse range of events as you create new contacts and quality business connections. It is also a … [Read more...]

Is Opening a Consignment Business Right for You?

Fueled in part by America’s recent recession and by our growing interest in recycling of all types of things, consignment stores are growing in popularity. According to America’s Research Group, about 15 percent of Americans will shop at a consignment/resale shop this year. When you compare that percentage to the 11 percent of Americans who shop in factory outlet malls, the … [Read more...]

The World’s Biggest Franchises: An Infographic

A franchise business model allows companies to create a recognized brand name and quickly scale their business. Unfortunately, it can be hard for companies to stay successful in the long-term and create a global brand name, which is why it is important to take risks. Franchise UK has created this infographic to show you what goes into creating a globally-known franchise. From … [Read more...]

How to Get Through Your First Year as a Startup

According to numerous surveys, 9 out of 10 small and medium businesses (SMBs) and startups end up in a failure. Sure, they don’t all fail for the same reason, nor do they fail in the same way, but one thing they all have in common is that most of them go down during their first year. Those who manage to get past this important milestone might just pull through. With this in … [Read more...]

How to Build a Successful Ecommerce Business

With the world of ecommerce developing rapidly, it’s become quite easy and inexpensive to enter this type of business. Unfortunately, this doesn’t mean that success is guaranteed, since there are many aspects you need to get right if your wish is to create a sustainable and growing business. The safest way to building a successful ecommerce business is to learn from those … [Read more...]

Top 5 Tips for Starting a Small Business

Coming up with a business idea and dedicating your life to it is an exciting yet terrifying transition in one’s life. To make things even harder, the process of starting your own business is never easy – there are so many things you need to worry about and, honestly, odds of succeeding are rarely in your favor. Namely, statistics show that 90% percent of startups fail, meaning … [Read more...]