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Oftentimes, the stereotype of the young, self-employed businessperson is like that of the starving artist. You’re eking out a living, existing on ramen and chips. You’re a “flash in the pan.” During your brief time on Earth hardly anyone will hear of you. Hopefully, after years and years of hard work, you’ll be able to […]
Starting your own business? You’ll need to hire and retain some excellent talent. Millennials are highly trained and skilled, and they’re ready to join your workforce. Yet, at work 71% of millennials are not engaged, and 47% will switch jobs if this doesn’t improve. As the millennial generation begins to mature and make career inroads, […]
A black and white world doesn’t exist. If I were to tell you, “There’s absolutely no downside to starting your own business”, I would be be wrong. Rather, starting your own enterprise involves entering a world of complexity you’ve only glimpsed from the outskirts. The good news: about one-third of new businesses survive 10 years […]
Starting a small business? Real estate will be one of your biggest expenses. Unless you’re committed to doing nothing but ecommerce, there’s no escaping the difficulty of finding just the right location at a price you can afford. Particularly if you’re planning on starting something like a coffee shop, a type of business highly dependent […]
You enjoyed watching Law and Order and those old Perry Mason reruns. The drama and excitement made you certain that becoming a criminal lawyer and having center stage in the courtroom was your calling. After all, you were outstanding as lead in To Kill a Mockingbird and excelled on the high school debate team. But, […]
It’s not news that our economy is in the toilet. Across the board, layoffs are bolstering the ranks of the unemployed and prospects for new jobs are bleak at best (although apparently it’s all going to turn around very soon). Despite this, certain fields seem to be holding steady or even growing. Nursing seems to […]
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