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The Business Start Up Kit
|Type: ||eBook |
|Page Count: ||286 |
|Format: ||djvu |
|Language: ||English |
|ISBN-10: ||0793160278 |
An indispensable how-to guide from the small business columnist for USAToday.Kaplan
Hundreds of thousands of people start their own businesses every year, and untold more dream about the possibility of becoming their own bosses. While entrepreneurship has its many potential rewards, it also carries unique challenges.
Steven D. Strauss, one of the nations foremost authorities on small business, has developed an easy-to-read compendium of everything an aspiring entrepreneur needs to start and succeed in business. He explains what works, and what doesnt, while giving entrepreneurs scores of tips and hints. Readers will learn:
Why following ones passion is important when picking a business.
How to analyze a franchise property.
Which business form is best-corporation, partnership, or sole proprietorship.
What funding options are available-from venture capital to SBA loans.
How much to charge for goods or services.
Why having more than one revenue stream is important.
How to start a business on a shoestring.
Strategies for growth once the business is up and running
Unlike other books on business formation, Strausss advice not only explains what steps to take, but also includes proven strategies, worksheets, forms to fill out, and success secrets. To that end, it is a business primer, step-by-step guide, and success strategies book all rolled into one.
About the Author
"Steven D. Strauss is one of the world's leading experts on entrepreneurship. A lawyer, author, and public speaker, Steve's "Ask an Expert" column is the most highly syndicated business column on the Internet, being seen weekly at USA Today, AT&T Small Business, and Staples.com, among others.
Steve has spoken around the world about entrepreneurship, including at the United Nations, and he has been seen on CNN, CNBC, MSNBC, The O'Reilly Factor, and many other television and radio shows. You can contact him or sign up today for his free newsletter, "Small Business Success Secrets!" at his business web site."