Ten Things You Need to Know about Your Competition

Ten Things You Need to Know about Your Competition

After evaluating your own business, it’s time to take a detailed look at the competition. Without such an evaluation, you may miss opportunities and threats that might affect your success. Here are ten things you need to know about your competition to identify...

Vision Boards – Creative Ways to Develop a Business Plan

If you read my last post about planning your business and creating a timeline, you may have lost all of your enthusiasm — especially if you are not a numbers type.¬† Before you throw up your hands and give up on your entrepreneurial dreams, look for creative ways...

Creating Your Action Plan and Online Business Timeline

When you think of creating a business plan, you may imagine a boring document your lender may ask for. What you need to consider is that most businesses start out with a dream and an inspiration, but that is where it ends. Even the most innovative businesses can wind...
Do You Have an Entrepreneurial Mindset?

Do You Have an Entrepreneurial Mindset?

If you are thinking of starting a business, you may be wondering if you have what it takes to succeed. It’s smart to give that some real thought given all that you read about small business failures. There are several ways to tell if you have this...