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.

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...]

5 Reasons Why a College Degree Can Help You Run a Successful Business

You have watched every episode of Shark Tank. You have read Mark Cuban's biography. You have opened your fair share of lemonade stands. Now, it is time for you to open your own business. Although everyone has his or her own opinion on the benefit of a college degree, here are five reasons how a college degree will help you run a successful business. College is What You Make … [Read more...]

4 Tips to Keep Your Business Running

Your startup will probably be a very different company five years from now. More employees and shifts in strategy will have your company constantly evolving as it grows. Some companies lose their focus and flounder. With all of the changes you'll face, here are some basic principles that will help to sustain your new business. Encourage Employee Innovation If you've motivated … [Read more...]

Useful Tips for Getting Your Small Business Back On Its Feet

Small businesses usually don't have enough money to survive through a bad year, so owners have to make careful decisions on how to cut the costs and increase the revenue. Whether it's tough competition, financial obstacles, or being unprepared for rapid growth of business, there are a lot of reasons why many companies end up in debt within five years. So, should you panic? The … [Read more...]