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When Plan A Doesn't Work

The entrepreneur sets out to create or manufacture a product for a certain target market. We hold focus groups and send questionnaires and analyze their responses. 645 more words

Small Business Advice

The Trump Tax Plan and What It May Mean to You

The President-elect made a few campaign promises to us regarding taxes.  And since the Republicans are controlling the House and the Senate, we are likely to see tax changes if his campaign plans and promises hold.  435 more words

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Small Business Exit and Succession Planning

Exit and succession planning are essential to your business’s survival.  The problem is that most companies do not start the preparation early enough.  Exit and succession planning should be part of your… 186 more words

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Exporting resources for small business

Many businesses, both new and established, look to increase revenues by exporting product to foreign markets.  Exporting for most businesses is an expansion of an existing enterprise, and developing a sound export marketing plan is vital for success. 285 more words

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A 12-Step Guide to Picking a Name for Your Startup

This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.

Finding the right name for your startup can have a significant impact on your success. The wrong name can do worse than fail to connect with customers; it can also result in insurmountable business and legal hurdles. 922 more words


Why not use interns?

In recent months, my focus has been building a team for the sole purpose of helping me with operational tasks, while I focus on making sure the business is moving in the direction of our strategy & vision. 354 more words


Advice to budding (or prospective) translators

Someone asked on a translators’ forum today for advice on whether they should make the leap to become a full-time translator.

My advice to him—and to anyone else considering this—was “Don’t. 380 more words