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Get A Business Mentor

The Short Lives of Most Businesses Approximately 26,000 new companies are formed each year in North Carolina. In that same year, over 23,000 companies fail due to poor management and operational mistakes. The statistics are worse for rural communities, minority populations and veterans. This means that good ideas go to waste along with the grant […]

6 Best Crowdfunding Websites on the Web

You’ve probably already heard about successful crowd fundraising stories. At the moment, a lot of people are raising large sums of money online. Numerous websites are dedicated to finding funds for entrepreneurial projects that are creative and up-and-running – we’re talking about crowdfunding sites. Let’s learn more about the concept behind these platforms and your […]

How to Hire Your First Employee

Starting your first business is exciting, and you’ve probably really enjoyed running it and having complete control over the day to day operations up to this point. Not to mention never worrying about having to pay someone, correct their work, or discipline them for coming in late. However, despite these annoyances, hiring an employee is […]

How To Start A Franchise Business

Many people see starting a franchise as a less risky way of opening a small business. Franchises have been proven to work, they have national marketing campaigns, and if you’ve never owned or run a business before, you’ll be able to seek guidance from the corporation. These are just a few of the many benefits […]