Startup Costs

Estimating Realistic Startup Costs Businesses spend money before they ever open their doors. Startup expenses are those expenses incurred before the business is running. Many people underestimate startup costs, and start their business in a haphazard, unplanned way. This can work, but it is usually much harder. Customers are wary of brand new businesses with […]

Negotiation for beginners

Basics of Negotiation for Beginners People learn and practice the art of negotiation from the time they are young children. For a small business, negotiation can make or break your company. Making the best deal possible is especially critical in tough economic times. Preparation Know who you are negotiating with. This requires some background research on […]

Highly Successful Investors

Characteristics of Highly Successful Investors Successful investors know that their cup of knowledge must never be full so they always keep their minds open; ever ready to learn. Highly successful investors are proactive learners The first characteristic of highly successful investors is that they are proactive learners. They spend more time studying than the average […]