Starting a successful business requires more than a plan!
Be selective in building your success team! This sounds elementary but if your company is on the fast track and you are growing at a fast pace you might settle for somebody that does not quite measure up to your ideal team member. My advice is Do Not Settle! Your first clue to somebody that […]
What is the reason that you want to start a business; is it to get a paycheck or do you want to create a better life for you and your family? This is a serious question that you need to take some time and do some real soul searching if you are considering starting you […]
There are opportunities offered to minority owned businesses. That’s a fact! The problem or misconception is about the simple concept of ownership. Ownership does not mean to have a minority member of the company and then proclaim that it is owned by a minority. Not even if it is 50% owned; to qualify as a […]
A recent article from the NY Times reported that under capitalization or the lack of cash is one of the main reasons that most small businesses fail in the first five (5) years so financing should be one of the main considerations the entrepreneur needs to address when entering the business world. To read that […]
One of the most important decisions you will have to make as you begin your journey into the contracting industry is whether you are going to be a General Contractor or a Subcontractor. I, personally, advise being a Subcontractor, although, I was a General Contractor for over 25 years. The biggest disadvantage of being a […]