Businesses in the Orlando, Florida, area are still struggling to attain venture capital funding, according to the Orlando Sentinel. New data revealed that available VC funds dropped by 60 percent to $43.2 million between Q2 and Q3 2010, the paper reports.
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When people ask me what I do for a living and tell them I own and operate my own business, I seem to get the same question from everyone—when is the right time to start a business? This article will outline exactly the right time for you to move forward and build the business of […]
Learn how you can get funding for your new business venture and become a high flying entrepreneur. Creating a startup is continuously challenging and incredibly rewarding, and this chart shows the process that you will go through as your business grows from 1 to 1000 people. 100% of nothing is much less desirable than 17% […]
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 […]
To succeed at building your startup company you need to focus and single mindedness to achieve this goal. This visual graphic is about eliminating everything that does not help develop your startup from your life. Creating a successful business requires a monk like dedication and steel resolve. Major Steps Stop checking email Hide your phone […]
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 […]
Decision fatigue can quickly set in when starting a business — from choosing a business structure, logo and brand to figuring out what licenses are required and the products you’ll offer. Compound these tough first decisions with all of the confusing jargon used by lawyers and accountants, it is easy to see why many new business owners eschew […]