Business & Economics

Start Your Own Business, Sixth Edition

Author: The Staff of Entrepreneur Media

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

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Category: Business & Economics

Page: 766

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Tapping into more than 33 years of small business expertise, the staff at Entrepreneur Media takes today’s entrepreneurs beyond opening their doors and through the first three years of ownership. This revised edition features amended chapters on choosing a business, adding partners, getting funded, and managing the business structure and employees, and also includes help understanding the latest tax and healthcare reform information and legalities.
Business & Economics

Start Your Own Business

Author: Rieva Lesonsky

Publisher:

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Category: Business & Economics

Page: 771

View: 630

With this newly updated edition, the experts show you how to make your dreams of starting a business come true!
Business & Economics

Start Your Own Business

Author: The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 681

View: 607

In 2017 34% of the workforce was considered part of the gig economy. This growing workforce of freelancers and side-giggers is also estimated to grow to 43% by 2020. That’s 4 million freelancers, soon to be 7 million by 2020. Whether it’s people looking to earn extra money, those tired of their 9-to-5, to entrepreneurs looking to grow their side hustle, Entrepreneur is uniquely qualified to guide a new generation of bold individuals looking to live their best lives and make it happen on their own terms. Whatever industry or jobs this new workforce takes, Start Your Own Business will guide them through the first three years of business. They’ll gain the know-how of more than 30 years of collective advice from those who’ve come before them to: How to avoid analysis paralysis when launching a business Tips for testing ideas in the real-world before going to market with insights from Gary Vaynerchuk Decide between building, buying, or becoming a distributor What to consider when looking for funding from venture capitalists, loans, cash advances, etc. Whether or not a co-working space is a right move Tips on running successful Facebook and Google ads as part of a marketing campaign Use micro-influencers to successfully promote your brand on social media
Business & Economics

Start Your Own Business

Author: The Staff of Entrepreneur Media

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 780

View: 351

Tap into more than 30 years of small business expertise as you embark on the most game-changing journey of your life – your new business. This unmatched guide - the best-selling business startup book of all time - offers critical startup essentials and a current, comprehensive view of what it takes to survive the crucial first three years, giving your exactly what you need to survive and succeed. Plus, you’ll get advice and insight from experts and practicing entrepreneurs, all offering common-sense approaches and solutions to a wide range of challenges. • Pin point your target market • Uncover creative financing for startup and growth • Use online resources to streamline your business plan • Learn the secrets of successful marketing • Discover digital and social media tools and how to use them • Take advantage of hundreds of resources • Receive vital forms, worksheets and checklists From startup to retirement, millions of entrepreneurs and small business owners have trusted Entrepreneur to point them in the right direction. We’ll teach you the secrets of the winners, and give you exactly what you need to lay the groundwork for success.
Business & Economics

Start Your Own Personal Concierge Service

Author: Entrepreneur Press

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 138

View: 344

Turn Your Can-Do Attitude Into Cash Are you a pro at multi-tasking? Do you thrive on deadlines and love a good challenge? Could you find satisfaction in lending others a hand? If so, you’re in high demand in the booming personal concierge industry. Offering easy startup and low overhead, a personal concierge helps clients with everyday tasks from organizing to shopping. Led by our experts, learn how to successfully establish your business, develop your service list, build a client base, and even, expand. Plus, uncover the secrets of practicing entrepreneurs, gaining priceless insight, advice, and tricks on managing common and difficult requests. Learn how to: Make the right contacts to find great business and individual clients Identify and develop your service niche Choose what services to offer Set fees and collect payment Build vendor relationships Cost-effectively promote and advertise your service Build loyalty and referrals among your clients Hire help And more Sample forms, additional resources, checklists and work sheets guide you through every step of the startup process. You have what it takes to be an in-demand personal concierge—let us help you get started and succeed!
Business & Economics

Start Your Own Executive Recruiting Service

Author: Entrepreneur Press

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 226

View: 131

When companies go looking for top business talent, they hire a “headhunter”—an executive recruiter. Executive recruiters are experts at locating star job candidates, leaders and managers of a caliber rarely discovered by the usual recruitment sources. And because business is growing more competitive each day and becoming more demanding of top-flight leadership and decision-making skills, companies are increasingly turning to executive recruiters to help them find the talent they need to stay competitive. This comprehensive guide reveals the strategies used by the best executive search professionals in starting and running their own successful placement services. There are more tricks of the trade in this business than in many others—and we’ll reveal what you really need to know: • How to network for both client and candidate leads • The difference between contingency and retainer fees • How to approach prospective candidates • Little known characteristics to look for in executive job candidates • The latest industry trends and fee information Learn how to find the best talent for hire—and make good money doing it.
Business & Economics

Start Your Own Medical Claims Billing Service

Author: The Staff of Entrepreneur Media

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 224

View: 110

LAUNCH A CAREER IN MEDICAL CLAIMS BILLING The market for medical claim billers is growing exponentially. With legions of providers and an ever-expanding patient pool, health-care industry spending is expected to grow by 5.8 percent each year through 2024. By then, health-care spending will total $5.43 trillion and account for 19.6 percent of the gross domestic product. So let there be no doubt: Health care is big business and its growth shows no signs of slowing. This makes it the perfect time to start your own medical claims billing service.
Business & Economics

Start Your Own Transportation Service

Author: The Staff of Entrepreneur Media

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 224

View: 610

Start Your Own Transportation Service shows readers how to create a revenue stream by thinking outside the traditional transportation box. Features information on how to start businesses in the areas of ridesharing, executive car service, special events, medical transport, and pedicab/party services. The personal transportation business is the hottest trend in the service industry, offering riders an alternative to traditional taxi, bus, and shuttle services. The perfect business for the entrepreneur, a transportation service allows business owners to go as big or as small as their market allows, from a single-car rideshare service to a full-fleet operation with multiple drivers. Featuring Entrepreneur's trusted branding and strategies, this title gives readers the keys to success.
Business & Economics

55 Surefire Homebased Businesses You Can Start for Under $5000

Author: Entrepreneur Press

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 246

View: 946

Coaching you all the way, the experts at Entrepreneur guide you into the thriving homebased industry, revealing unique, slam-dunk opportunities, outlining vital business basics, sharing priceless industry need-to-knows, and so much more! If you can bankroll $5,000 (some even less!), you can boldly choose your next big business move, decide to be your own boss, and start making profits! • Choose from a diverse list of 55 surefire homebased businesses • Spend less than $5,000 on startup • Quickly and legitimately setup your home office • Master industry language and fundamentals • Use business-specific marketing techniques to secure success • Create repeat business with engaging customer service practices • Plan for expansion • And more You’re on target for success—let us help you hit the bullseye! (maybe use the target image from the logo in the background)
Business & Economics

55 Surefire Food-Related Businesses You Can Start for Under $5000

Author: Entrepreneur Press

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 248

View: 727

Leading you all the way, the experts at Entrepreneur take you into the flourishing food industry and present you with just the right ingredients for success. Choose from a menu of fresh, low-cost business opportunities, learn essential business basics, grasp industry need-to-knows and so much more! • Choose from a diverse list of 55 surefire food-related businesses • Quickly and efficiently get your business up and running for less than $5,000 • Master industry mandated standards including food safety, packaging and licensing • Build a marketing plan that captures new and repeat customers • Access top industry resources to stay on the cutting-edge • Plan for expansion • And more You’re on target for success—let us help you build your five-star future!