Starting A Business

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...]

It’s in the Blood: How a Southern California Phlebotomist Created a Successful Mobile Phlebotomy Business

At Businessing Magazine, we’re always looking to highlight business owners with interesting or inspiring stories. We recently spoke with Myrna Steinbaum, owner and founder of VeniExpress, a Southern California-based mobile phlebotomy company. VeniExpress is a business that travels to their patients’ homes or places of work to perform everything from blood draws, to drug … [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...]

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...]