Month: January 2015

Effectively naming your new company

January 30, 2015

Numerous studies have shown that names matter. Businesses aren't much different from people in this regard. What you name your company can have a huge impact on how it's received, which audiences it attracts, and even how successful it becomes. Here are a couple of rules to consider when naming your new c... Read More

3 startup lessons to live by

January 29, 2015

Even the most confident entrepreneur has to go through a process of learning. Starting a business isn't an innate skill — it takes weeks, months and years of trial and error. If you are lucky you will make a lot of mistakes right off the bat and learn from them before you get in too deep. Either way, here are a few lessons other entrepreneurs have learned the hard way:

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Metro Merchant Services: A Trusted Payment Processor

We're pleased to announce our new partnership with Metro Merchant Services!
January 27, 2015

Conducting business today means having a trusted payment processing company to safely handle all of your transactions. That's why CorpCo is happy to announce our partnership with Metro Merchant Services, whose sterling reputation and top-notch customer services make them right at home with... Read More

Do you have what it takes to be a top entrepreneur?

January 27, 2015

Entrepreneurial personalties come from all walks of life, various educational and personal backgrounds, and every country on the planet. There is no "perfect recipe" for an entrepreneur, no way to judge out of a group of children which one might grow up and take the business world by storm. There are, however, a set of key qualities that set exceptional entrepreneurs apart fro... Read More

How to stand out amongst the competition

January 27, 2015

Intense competition can foster a healthy business environment. For start-ups, which need to build and build quickly, intense rivalry can promote growth, creativity and efficiency. Of course, in industries with multiple companies vying for the top position, it is important not to let competitive spirit, and the desire to be as good as those around you, shape your company. Entrepreneurs s... Read More

Is it time to quit and start your own business?

January 26, 2015

Are you an entrepreneur in the making? Does your blood sing with business models? Do you think you have what it takes to quit your day job and set out on your own, on an all new business journey? If you're asking yourself these questions right now you're on the right track. Starting your own business means asking yourself a lot of questions. There is much to understand and prepa... Read More

Overcoming the entrepreneurial creativity block

January 23, 2015

Becoming an entrepreneur takes a combination of skill, knowledge, dedication, drive and, above all, creative spirit. Mind blocks affect people in a variety of occupations, but for entrepreneurs, creativity burnout can damage reputations and decrease credibility. When you feel like your creative flame has gone out, try these simple strategies to get a spark going.

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Starting your freelance business

January 23, 2015

All entrepreneurs start their new businesses by banking on their own skills, knowledge and expertise. Most develop business models, acquire workers and other necessary resources, and then begin working. Freelance entrepreneurs have an advantage over others of their ilk: they only need to hire themselves and market their own skills. Becoming a freelancer might sound like a daunting ... Read More

Delaware offers model for other states on business incorporation law success

January 19, 2015

South Dakota has made headlines in recent weeks for purportedly beginning to encroach on Delaware's territory as the premier state for business incorporation in the country. Yet, a closer look at this "battle" for incorporation supremacy — one that's still well in its early days, as Delaware continues to easily lead the field for incorporation &m... Read More

3 tips for entrepreneurs looking to become business owners

January 13, 2015

Calling yourself an entrepreneur is one thing, but actually launching that new business you've been thinking about for years is an entirely separate matter. The ability to realize lofty ambitions and turn them into a real company is what separates the dreamers from the doers. Crossing that line is no easy feat, of course, but it's far from impossible. Anyone with the determination ... Read More