Starting A Business

5 Unexpected Locations Perfect for Startups

New or experienced entrepreneurs understand that the location of a startup is everything. The wrong spot can lead to business failures or tempered profits. If you're a savvy entrepreneur, you need to know the perfect locations for your startup. These places will offer you the best demographics, technologies, and resources available. At number one, Silicon Slopes is the best … [Read more...]

How to Improve Your Knowledge Before Becoming Self-Employed

It’s easy to see the attraction in being self-employed. Self-employed people get to take more control over their personal and their professional lives. Being self-employed doesn’t just mean the freedom to decide more for yourself. For many people it also offers a very potent tool for improving their self-esteem, and their overall sense of self-worth. However, being … [Read more...]

San Diego Software Company Finds Success by Staying Nimble and Capitalizing on Opportunities

Founder Nonfiction, a boutique publishing house that works with entrepreneurs and business owners, recently launched a new series titled Founder Stories. The second interview in the series is with Matthew Grisafe, the owner of AV Programming Associates. In it, Matthew talks about how he started AVPA, how he remains responsive to market dynamics, and how he’s turned necessity … [Read more...]

5 Things to Consider Before Starting a Business in 2018

Every single year there are entirely different things to consider when starting a business. A few years ago it was the financial crisis which still weighed heavily on everybody’s minds and it had certain repercussions. Now, however, we’re in an entirely different era. That means there are different opportunities, and different headaches as well. What are some of the biggest … [Read more...]

Nonfiction Publisher Launches “Founder Stories” Series

Our friends at Founder Nonfiction, a boutique publishing house that works with busy professionals who have stories worth sharing, recently launched a new series titled Founder Stories. The first interview in the new series is with Cameron Ungar, the owner of Stylehawk Events Services in San Diego. In it, Cameron talks about his journey to becoming an entrepreneur, how he … [Read more...]

What You Need to Know Before Launching Your Tech Startup

Launching a business of any kind can be terrifying, no matter how much experience you have. Today’s market is highly saturated, and that means it’s incredibly competitive. The tech world especially is seeing considerable growth for business, from large to small. You must be prepared before kickstarting your business. You must know your goals, your initial plans, what you’re … [Read more...]

How to Create a Successful Skilled Trades Business

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ (BLS) Occupational Outlook Handbook, not only are jobs in skilled trade industries—which include any business centered around electricians, carpenters, welders, bricklayers, plasterers, plumbers, masons, or any other skilled trade—growing, many are growing at an “as fast as average” or “much faster than average” rate. Case in … [Read more...]

How to Start a Parking Lot Business

With the increasing number of personal vehicles roaming the streets, starting up a parking lot business might seem like a profitable business venture. However, as with every business venture, there are key considerations you need to take into account in order to ensure a successful and affluent future. People are in growing need of a place to park, however finding the right … [Read more...]