What characteristics do you need to be an entrepreneur? What does it take to start and succeed in business?
Starting a business can be the most important decision you make in your life. Ask yourself these 20 questions to begin your preparation and planning.
These 10 steps can help you plan, prepare and launch your business.
To run a successful business, you need to learn about your customers, your competitors and the economic conditions in your industry.
Get access to data and statistics on your competitors, industry and target customer groups.
One of the first decisions you will make is the type of business you will open. Before making your decision, explore the opportunities that are available like a home-based or online business.
When starting a business, advice from SBA partner organizations such as SCORE Mentors, Small Business Development Centers and Women’s Business Centers can help you avoid common pitfalls.
Ask your questions in the SBA community and get advice on starting, growing and managing your business.
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