Honest Things All Business Startups Owners Should Do

When talking to potential sources of business funding, startup owners tend to present exaggerated information as regards the status of their companies. No one can blame them. After all, investors prefer companies that show potential in getting big in the industry that they are working on.
Don’t get it wrong. Exaggeration is not a bad thing, especially if it can be classified under the “optimism” category. There’s nothing wrong with saying that you see your company as the next big thing if you have the numbers to back it up. The

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Are You Ready In Getting Customers This Holiday Season?

imagesLet’s face it! We all know that small businesses have a lot of competition during the holiday season, and your success depends upon a very good marketing plan. Nowadays social media and email marketing are one of the most effective tools you can use to help you stand out from the rest.
Here are some tips that you can follow to get started:
1. Come up with a plan to Help Create Holiday Momentum
Momentum will likely be serious in figuring out whether or not this year’s holiday season will be one really worth

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Need Business Funding? Look For An Angel Investor

If you’re a startup or a small business owner seeking for business funding, it’s not surprising if you are having problems looking for a lending firm. With the economic recession experienced in a lot of countries recently, banks and other investment institutions have imposed higher standards for those who want to borrow money or secure investments.
In reality, it’s almost impossible for small businesses and startups to secure deals in well-established institutions. First of all, they don’t have the track record and experience that these institutions look for in their potential clients or partners. For them,

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Make the Right Choice: Should You Use Your Retirement Savings?

In the United States, it is very common for people to save up by opening retirement accounts. The problem with this kind of set-up, however, is that the money is expected to stay in the account until you reach retirement age. But what would you do in case of emergencies? Of course you can take out your money from your retirement account even if you are not yet retired. But you have to understand that this would lead to penalties and other tax deductions.
Most of the time, people open an employer-based

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