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Earlier this week, we discussed those “default” business structures – sole proprietorships and general partnerships – that are automatically created when a person or persons begin operating a business without forming a limited liability entity. Although such structures
The single most common question clients and prospective clients ask me is “How should I legally structure my new business? As a corporation? As a limited liability company (LLC)? As a limited partnership?” While I often advise my clients to form LLCs, an LLC may not always be the
When you’re starting a business for the first time, the amount of unsolicited advice you receive can be overwhelming. Here, you’ll find a cut-and-dry list of new business do’s and don’ts that leaves plenty of room for you to make your own big decisions. After all, you
Just as investors can help new start-ups, donors enable important non-profits to continue their valuable work. Non-profits, therefore, can leverage some of the best practices used by entrepreneurs in attracting important sources of funding. The point of creating a pitch deck is to serve several
Join The UPS Store and MomBiz for a workshop providing guidance and encouragement for women who own or want to own a small business. They will  show that no matter what life stage you are in, you are in the right stage for your small business. Additionally, they will discuss best
Expert Tips for Non-Profits Learn the Basics - Tips for Non-Profits Many people find that the best outlet for their entrepreneurial spirit is to improve the quality of their communities and their world by starting a non-profit organization. But while non-profit and for-profit organizations share many similarities, there
Hot Demographic Trends: Digital natives, Millennial, Baby Boomers and more Demographic trends are important, because they predict current and emerging buyer behavior. (One of the best places to find demographic data is the US Census Bureau website - it’s free and there's tons of information there.) 
In this one-hour session, you will be guided through the beginning stages of forming a nonprofit. You will discover how to officially form a nonprofit corporation and register with states as a charity, as well as learn a great deal more about obtaining tax-exempt status and fundraising for your
Most businesses eventually choose to incorporate in some form or fashion. This can have a number of benefits, both from a legal and a tax standpoint. However, the type of corporate structure - that is, which form of corporate entity to utilize - is one of the single most important planning
Passion, Reality and Starting a Business Starting a business is not easy.  An entrepreneur needs to understand and express his/her passion. To do so means developing a mission statement and a plan. But that’s just the tip of the iceberg.  Starting a business also requires enthusiasm, energy, and persistence to market

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