Articles about business
There are thousands of new businesses created every year. A lot of people recognize that starting a business is not an easy endeavor. When you are starting a business you have to set it up, build up your customer base, establish cash flow, and secure financing. However, you can eliminate or reduce some these obstacles if your were to buy an existing business.
If you are going into business to become famous and well-known, then you going into business for the wrong reasons. The wealthiest people in the world, some who are relatively unknown, are involved in simple, boring yet very profitable industries. On a smaller scale there are some old school small businesses that consistently bring in cash and profits.
I witnessed a guy swipe a lady's credit card through a device connected to his iPad. The guy, who happened to be a web designer, was using an app provided to him from a company called SquareUp. They allow him to accept credit cards without opening up a merchant account.
There is a lot of terminology that is used on the TV show Shark Tank that people may not understand. In order for viewers to have an understanding of what is happening throughout the show they must understand certain terminology. This article will highlight the terms embryonic, hard paper, margins, contingency, and skin in the game.
There is a lot of terminology that is used on the TV show Shark Tank that people may not understand. In order for viewers to have an understanding of what is happening throughout the show they must understand certain terminology. This article will highlight the terms space, equity, valuation, proprietary, and customer acquisition cost.
Your employer does not owe you anything and you don't owe your employer anything either. You are a business just like your employer is a business. Therefore you should be looking out for the best interests of your business.
The hit ABC reality TV show Shark Tank is great example of how a TV show can be both wildly entertaining and educational as well. However, just like every reality TV show there are some things that go on behind the scenes that may surprise you. In this article we will explore several things about this TV show that you may not have been aware of.
A review of the first ever episode of the hit TV show Shark Tank. In this episode you will see five different businesses presented to potential investors. The episode features a pie factory, an implantable blue tooth device idea, an advertising platform for hospital waiting rooms, an medicine device for children, and a moving company.
This is a review of episode 4 of season 1 of the Shark Tank TV show. In this episode 5 businesses were presented to potential investors otherwise known as the Sharks. The businesses featured in this episodes are Gift Card Rescue, Soul's Calling, Coffee Brand Gifts, Graffiti Removal Services, and CoverPlay.
This is a review of episode 5 of season 1 of the Shark Tank TV show. In this episode 5 businesses were presented to potential investors otherwise known as the Sharks. The businesses featured in this episodes are Body Jac , Face Blok , Granola Gourmet, Good Grief Celebrations, and My Therapy Journal.
After spending almost a decade in the retail industry, I could not help but to pick up on different strategies specific to retail that could be applied to almost any other business. In this article I will highlight five strategies and ideas that are used in the retail industry that can definitely be used in any type of business.
As you already know from Part 1 of this series, I spent quite a bit of time working in the retail industry. If you have worked in any industry for a long period of time, then you know that you start to pick up on trends and strategies. You...
We have always been told that you should never put your eggs in one basket. But how successful have you been following this concept? This article will explore multi-tasking, multiple projects, and back up plans which all derive from the notion that you should never put all of your eggs in one basket.
The days of superior customer service is slowly becoming a thing of the past. It seems like companies, especially the mega corporations, think that they are doing their customers a favor. Contrary to what these companies may believe, the customer is the real CEO.
This is a review of episode 7 of season 1 of the Shark Tank TV show. In this episode 4 businesses were presented to potential investors otherwise known as the Sharks. The businesses featured in this episodes are Grill Charms, FunHouse, Boogie Box Fitness, and Soy-Yer-Dough.
This is a review of episode 6 of season 1 of the Shark Tank TV show. In this episode 5 businesses were presented to potential investors otherwise known as the Sharks. The businesses featured in this episodes are Element Bar, The Fizz, Underease Underwear, Kaylex Technologies, and Pork Barrel Barbecue.
A review of the episode 2 of season 1 of Shark Tank. In this episode five different business ideas were presented to investors. This episode features a mix martial arts clothing line, a gourmet food business, a musical educational product, a car seat belt device, and a post-it note holder for a laptop.
The Nike Corporation is introducing a new shoe, named after Lebron James, for $315. This type of shoe pricing is nothing new. For years Nike has been promoting Jordan branded shoes, which are normally priced over $120. So how can Nike get away with pricing shoes over $120?