Category: Business Plan

Passion, Purpose and Profit

Passion, purpose and profit should be considered inextricably linked, like milk and cookies, peanut butter and jelly, or yin and yang! There is usually a catalytic explosion when these three factors meet. Consider some of the most successful people that you know. Does it ever seem like they are working? Confucius once said, “Choose a […]

Tips for Starting a New Business

If you recently lost your job or have always dreamed about being your own boss, you may be getting ready to take matters into your own hands by starting your own business venture. Naturally, this is a risky proposition, especially during these turbulent times. Here are some practical suggestions to help you succeed: Be realistic. Don’t […]

Could Crowdfunding Help Your Business?

Crowdfunding has generated $2.7 billion dollars in 2012 for businesses. What could that kind of money do for your business? The concept of crowdfunding has been around a long time but it has become more mainstream with the promotion of numerous crowdfunding on-line platforms that allow people to launch  a business campaign to raise funds. […]