Dutch Bros. Franchise – Watch out Starbucks!!
Watch out Starbucks – the Dutch Bros. Franchise is coming to get ‘ya How are they so different? For one, you can only buy a Dutch Bros. Franchise if you work for the company first. Now that is different but really just the beginning. With that said, what they do at Dutch Bros. is pretty special […]
How to Vet a Franchise
When I was in my late twenty’s, I had a horrible experience buying into a popular franchise concept. I am a lover of all things business and have been self-employed most of my adult life. After my sour franchise experience, I have investigated hundreds of franchises trying to find just the right thing. At this point I consider myself a franchise investigation pro. Here are the questions you need to know to ask in order to properly vet a franchise.
Top MLM Companies 2016
Multi-level marketing (MLM) has continually been on the rise, and numerous MLM companies are poised for explosive growth in 2016 and beyond.
5 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Starting a Business
If there is a trick to starting a business and doing well at it, it’s recognizing that you’ve got the right stuff to succeed. If you didn’t, you’d be an employee. Just the fact that you have the courage to venture into the unknown, to step well outside your comfort zone, means that you have more than enough knowledge, experience, and initiative to make it all work out. Here are five mistakes to avoid when you start your own business.
Turning Your Skill at Interior Design into a Business
Some people just have a knack for interior design. They can look at the inside of a home, analyze what works about the design and what’s lacking, and transform it into something better with a little rearranging and some new purchases. If you’ve ever done that in your own home or the homes of your friends and it turned out really well, you might have what it takes to enter the field of interior design. Here are some ideas to consider as you embark upon your interior design business.
8 Business Ideas in the Transport Industry
Although it might not seem obvious, the transport industry is thriving. Companies like Uber and Lyft have changed the face of the industry and dominated the market. However, transportation continues to be a vital part of the economy and highly in demand. Uber alone serves 40 million customers every month. Nonetheless, the market is big enough that new businesses will always be required, and there is plenty of room for creativity in the logistics model. So if you’ve got a knack for organization and some capital to spare, this could be the industry for you. Here are some of the best transport businesses you can start right away.
Meet Me in Miami: How to Start a Business in Miami
Miami was recently listed as one of the best cities in the US in which to do business. The Magic City, as it is popularly known, has pleasant warm weather throughout the year. Its beautiful sunny beaches and vibrant nightlife attract tourists from all over the world. In addition, Miami’s population represents multiple nationalities and ethnicities. It changes throughout the year as tourists move into and out of the city. Business owners who move to Miami from other cities often record an immediate increase in revenue, despite the constant changes in the population. If you are considering starting a business in the Magic City, here is a guide to point you in the right direction.
Why Should You Consider Being a Freelancer?
Are you thinking of setting up as a freelancer? There are plenty of reasons why it might be a good idea for you. The world of business has changed a lot over recent years, and this has had a huge impact on employees. Those who once felt secure in their regular 9-5 jobs have come to realize that they might not have a job for life. The employment market is simply too volatile for that. On the other hand, many have realized that modern technology gives them more opportunities than they had before. They now have ways of branching out alone. This is why a lot of people have decided to work for themselves in recent years.
These 4 Emotions Lead to Investing Mistakes
There’s often little logic in the movements of the market, and it can be easy to make investing mistakes. This is because stocks move at the whim of human beings, who can often be illogical and driven by emotions. Plenty of technical and fundamental analyses have been done on equities. However, one their most important influences is human psychology. Realizing this can help you learn how to invest better and avoid investing mistakes. Let’s look at the four different emotions which influence most investors’ decisions. They are greed, fear, hope, and regret.
Find the Best Mobile Plan for Your Home-Based Business
When you are starting a home-based business there is sometimes little or no point in having a landline phone. However, the chances are that you will still need a good mobile plan for a phone to use for your business. Whether it is customer facing or something you use to keep in touch with colleagues or contractors, you will want the best deal you can get. And you’ll want one that includes calls and texts as well as mobile data.