As an entrepreneur or small business owner, there’s always something more to learn. We’ve compiled a list of workshops, seminars, and trainings to help you.
This is a spectacular showing the current state of US home based businesses and how this is dramatically changing our working world. 70% of Home Based businesses succeed after 3 years vs 30% of traditional “brick and mortar” businesses. A new US business is started every 12 seconds – way to go guys! There are […]
Incfile is teaming up with Grasshopper for their latest fireside chat event: “Creating a Business That Makes You Money.” This live, online event will bring together a panel of small business owners and experts on Wednesday, February 10, at 2 pm EST, to discuss concepts like: Evaluating your business idea Conducting the right kind of […]
Dilbert is one of the best business comic strips, and here he fantasizes about having his own business and working for himself. The entrepreneurial bug hits him and he is overcome with passion for his work and wants to put all his energy into his business. See what happens next: Dilbert is the most popular […]
How do you compare with other entrepreneurs and business owners? Statistics of New Business Owners The average median age of a new entrepreneur is 40. 95% of you have a bachelors degree or higher. Less than 1% of you were extremely well off or disadvantaged. 15% have a sibling who started their own business. New […]
There are countless reasons why you might be thinking about starting a home business, including the freedom to be your own boss, following a dream that you’ve had for years, or needing the convenience it provides as you raise your children. Regardless of why you want to start a home business, there are certain things […]
Did you know that… Women are starting 1,072 new businesses per day? Women-owned businesses generate $1.6 trillion in revenues? The number of women-owned firms has grown at five times the national average (45 percent versus 9 percent)? Since 2007, 79 percent of new businesses have been started by women of color? These findings came from […]
Anyone who says owning a business is easy is flat out lying. However, it’s common to hear successful business owners say how much fun they are having running their business and providing products and services that help people to solve their problems — and that’s 100 percent accurate. Nothing in business is guaranteed, and you […]
One way to find the best company for you — or where to locate your own company — is to think about if your work style is more San Francisco or New York City, East Coast versus West Coast. Here are some characteristics that define these two distinct regions so you can see what suits you best, and an infographic to sum it up.
Who hasn’t pondered, “Should I quit my job?” From demanding bosses to long commute times and low salaries, there are thousands of reasons why workers daydream about quitting their current job to find one that makes them feel valued and fulfilled. If you find yourself in this position today, here are some guidelines to help you make this overwhelming decision.