Are you looking for the straight facts on starting your own business? Are you tired reading hype and testimonials that seem too good to be true?
90% of small businesses fail within the first 2 years. You need to know what to do to keep from becoming another failed startup.
Over the next few months Real Cash Cow will be adding tons of information and advice on how to start and operate your new business. Information and advice from real business owners who have weathered the storms and know what it means to have to continually meet payroll.
|Learn New And Exciting Internet Marketing Techniques
by Michelle Vo
Have you ever considered joining an affiliate program? You may earn an income by selling products you are passionate about while not having to invest almost anything to get started. Continue reading if you want to find out more about affiliate marketing. You will get great results as an affiliate marketing dealer if you choose a great program. Find more information on different affiliate marketing programs. Inquire about commissions and test the products available from the programs you are looking at. It will be easier to market products if you're able to get items that meet high specifications of high quality. Do a good amount of investigation on your target market before you... (read the rest of what Michelle Vo wrote.)
|Doing What You Love: Online Business Success Tips
by Bonnie Reisland
While running a business from home can be enticing, it can also seem overwhelming. Where can you begin? How will you make a profit? Many questions arise that have to be taken care of. Fortunately, with the following article at your disposal, some direction is at your fingertips. Join a few online forums and discussion groups that focus on the subject of online business. A quick internet search will turn up quite a few good sites, and you can glean some wonderful information from them. There are also several online blogs that can teach you things. Make a list of products that are intriguing when you can't come up with an idea about what to sell from a online business. Pick products... (read the rest of what Bonnie Reisland wrote.)
|Techniques For Making Your Home Business Enterprise Work
by Stavros Georgiadis
Most people have dreamed of owning their own home business enterprise. You know you have thought about it as well. There isn't anything like being able to set a schedule and make all the decisions. Keep reading to get some great advice about operating your own home business enterprise. If you have to take a client to lunch, then these expenses can be claimed as a tax deduction. These types of meetings will always count as business expenses. Make sure that the people you meet with are either already clients or potential clients, because otherwise these outings aren't tax deductible. You have to be able to prove that the trip was required for the business. One option of earning... (read the rest of what Stavros Georgiadis wrote.)
|Parent Company! Who's Your Daddy?
by Peter Williamson
This brief guide for Business Owners shows the parallels between parenting and running a company. And while yours might be a parent company overseeing other branches, franchises, or divisions, or perhaps a "single parent" thriving solo among the masses, the real "parent" in any case is you. For those of us who are parents, we know the challenges. As my colleague (herself a parent) says, "I am part provider, part nurse, part therapist, part taxi driver, part police officer, part nutritionist, part teacher, and part domestic engineer all rolled into one." As a business owner, you'll find similar challenges, as you lead, manage, negotiate, administrate, train, oversee, and navigate... (read the rest of what Peter Williamson wrote.)