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Should You Start a Spinoff Business? Sometimes the best new business ideas are right under your nose. If you’re like most entrepreneurs, once you’ve got your current business at a comfortable (and profitable) level, you’ll be itching to start something new. If you’ve already added a product or service to your... View
Home-Based Business Infographic The face of small business in America is always changing. While many entrepreneurs are starting brick and mortar storefronts, many are operating successful small businesses from their homes. This month’s SCORE infographic sponsored by Zipcar delves into the facts about home based businesses... View
What I’ve Learned About Pricing Part of pricing is trial and error. As your business grows, learn from your experiences and discover what works and what doesn't. Entrepreneur and small business expert Rieva Lesonsky shares three things she's learned about pricing. View
Stay in School Steve Strauss, founder of www.theselfemployed.com, offers advice for young people who are deciding their next step in life. View
Walter White: Bad Entrepreneur Steve Strauss, founder of www.theselfemployed.com, explains the right and wrong ways the main character of the TV show Breaking Bad embarked on entrepreneurship. View
Small Business Owner Success Infographic Learn the tools and resources successful entrepreneurs found most helpful for their small businesses. View
Planet Entrepreneur Steve Strauss looks at the trend that is dominating the world, Entrepreneurship. View
Get Your Website Ready for the Holiday Shopping Season The holiday season is upon us and with it the frenzy and joy of holiday profits. According to eMarketer, U.S. retail ecommerce sales will grow more than 15 percent this year to $61.8 billion, up from $53.7 billion in the 2012 holiday season and $46.6 billion in the 2011 holiday season. Are you... View
What Will It Cost To Start My Business? Startup Expenses Template Nearly everyone who has ever started a business has underestimated the costs, and then faced the danger of running with inadequate capital reserves. The key to avoiding this pitfall is to adopt a rigorous approach to your research and planning. This startup expenses worksheet will lead you... View
Top Trends in Social Media for 2014 Whether consumers are on their computers, their phones or their tablets, social media seems to be the common denominator that will keep them occupied in 2014, according to eMarketer’s report “Key Digital Trends for 2014.” And with 70 percent of marketers expecting... View