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    Business, Featured, Small Business

    Are you considering Incorporating?

    TweetSo you’ve heard that you can save taxes when you incorporate? And you’ve heard that you can protect yourself from creditors? So let’s go ahead and incorporate you say…. Wait a minute! Don’t forget these additional considerations: If you’re a small unincorporated business owner or a professional whose regulatory body allows incorporation, you’ve probably given…

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    Small Business

    False Starts, Real Lessons

    TweetDespite your most conscientious work and your best intentions, your business idea might flop. Of course, most entrepreneurs would rather anticipate success—but planning for the possibility of the ‘F’ word can help you turn a perceived failure into a temporary setback. What percentage of new businesses is unsuccessful? According to the 2009 nationwide statistics from…

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    Small Business

    If You Build It, Will they Buy It?

    TweetNew business owners do a lot of work behind the scenes before they first open their doors to the public. If you are in charge of the operation, you must design the product or service so that it will appeal to your customers, set up the business and invest quite heavily, then reach out to…

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    Business, Featured, Small Business

    Two Types of Workers

    TweetIn today’s workplace there are two types of workers: the employee and the professional. The employee is the individual who recognizes himself as someone hired to do a particular job for a particular salary. The professional sees herself as the person within the company who reliably performs to make a difference. The employee focuses on…