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The Costs of Starting a Franchise Not all franchisers are created equal. Some are scrupulous, and others are not. Some give lots of training and support and are easy to work with, and others don’t. Some do not have problems with their network of franchisees and others have far too many.Before you get too excited and start... View
60 Second Guides: Find a Mentor In just 60-seconds, we’ll show you how to find, develop and nurture a business mentor that will help you through the booms and busts of small business ownership. View
Are You Marketing Yourself Effectively? Small Business expert Rieva Lesonsky shares her experience and insight on marketing yourself effectively. View
Covering Your Back: The Buy-Sell Agreement During a business start-up’s early stages, it’s really the last thing on your mind that something could happen to one of the partners (or even yourself). But if that came to be, it could put a share of the business up for grabs and everyone’s dreams at risk. Investing a little... View
Seller Financing Steve Strauss, founder of www.theselfemployed.com, explains the concept of seller financing and how/when it may work for buying a business. View