Creating a Powerful Web Presence for Your Startup

If you’re at all connected to the online world, you probably assume that just about every business on the planet has a website. In reality, 46 percent of U.S. small businesses don’t have a website for their company, according to a report released by business-to-business research firm Clutch. Although some businesses told Clutch they rely on […]

Making the Decision To Work For Yourself

Many people think they would like to work for themselves, but comparatively few ever take the plunge, and it isn’t hard to understand why. If you work for someone else you get benefits such as vacation time, days off, healthcare contributions and the like, as well as a regular income and a different level of […]

5 Reasons Most Startups Fail

Most new companies go out of business in the first few years. This sad but true fact has been widely examined in the past, and recent studies confirm that the situation has not changed for better. While there can be numerous reasons why startups don’t get past their first year and why established businesses go […]

The Startup Shakes – How to Handle the Common Concerns of Starting a Business

Taking the plunge and moving forward with a business idea takes courage and determination. The first few years of a new business are usually the most vulnerable. Despite the risk, active businesses continue to increase for the fourth consecutive year in Australia, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics. This is encouraging for anyone looking […]

Here’s What it Takes to be a Successful Entrepreneur

Do you dream of becoming your own boss one day? In a world where technology has made it possible for the “average Joe” to launch a startup, you would think it’d be easy to accomplish. In fact, there are more than half a million businesses started every month in the United States. Unfortunately, however, only […]