Blog posts tagged with "Startup Business"

5 Reasons to Open a Business in North Dakota

June 05, 2019
North Dakota is well known for its amber waves of grain and rich supply of natural resources. Nearly 90 percent of North Dakota’s land is devoted to agriculture — the largest segment of the state’s economy. As a result, it’s one of the least populous states in the nation. In fact, its population of just over 755,000 only exceeds Alaska, Vermont, and Wyoming.

5 Reasons to Consider Equipment Lease Financing

May 31, 2019
Most businesses require some type of equipment to operate effectively. This equipment might be office equipment such as photocopiers and laptops, or restaurant equipment like ovens and dishwashers. Depending on your business’s industry, the specialized equipment you need could be very expensive.

Everything You Need to Know About Starting an S-Corp

May 23, 2019
As an entrepreneur, one of the many decisions you’ll make is how to structure your business. While you may be able to operate as a sole proprietor or partnership, creating a separate business entity often has its advantages — both legal and financial.

5 Reasons to Open a Business in Pennsylvania

May 09, 2019
You may know Pennsylvania for its rich history, varied terrain, or diverse population. Or perhaps you’re more familiar with Philadelphia, the state’s largest city, which is home to the Declaration of Independence, the U.S. Constitution, and of course, Rocky.

Pros and Cons of Opening a Food Truck Business

April 26, 2019
In 2008, Roy Choi sold Asian-infused tacos from his truck in Los Angeles. Although Kogi BBQ wasn’t the first food truck in American history, Choi sparked a movement that’s continuing to thrive today.

6 Tips for Starting an Online Boutique

April 25, 2019
If you have a great idea for an online boutique, opportunity is ripe. Of the nearly eight billion people on the planet, Nielsen Online calculates that over four billion have Internet access. Not to mention, digital stores are rapidly taking share from traditional brick-and-mortar retailers. According to Absolunet, eCommerce now accounts for almost 15 percent of all specialty retail sales in North America — and this number is growing at a rapid pace.

What Are the Expenses of Starting a New Construction Business?

April 16, 2019
Building a construction business is both challenging and expensive when you first start it. However, with preparation and strong management practices, you’ll weather the pressures of competition and economic uncertainty. In fact, all signs point to this being a great time to get your new construction business off the ground.

How to Understand Different Business Entity Types

April 05, 2019
So, you’ve decided to take the plunge and start your own business. Congratulations! It’s exciting to start a new venture, and the decision to become your own boss was probably an easy one. What comes next, however, will have far greater implications on your chances of success.

Pros and Cons of Startup Business Loans

March 15, 2019
There are numerous ways that entrepreneurs can acquire funds to jump start their new business ventures. Many turn to their personal savings, family and friends, crowdfunding, equipment financing, Small Business Administration (sba) loans, or business credit cards. In addition to these options, some entrepreneurs pursue startup business loans.

5 Reasons to Open a Business in New York

March 11, 2019
According to the Small Business Administration (SBA), New York state is home to 2.1 million small businesses and 4 million small business employees, which is more than 50 percent of the private workforce. New York’s economy is the third largest in the country, and if it were its own country, it would be one of the largest in the world. Depending on your industry, New York could be a great state for you to open your business.