What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

A Rough Patch Eventually, every business, no matter how well run, hits a rough patch. While large businesses are used to hiring consultants, and have people and processes in place
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Preparing for a Business Loan

Is Bank Financing Right for You? Unfortunately, there is no simple answer to this question. Here are a few things bankers look for when they consider a business loan application.
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Focus On … Something

If everything is a priority, then nothing is a priority, and nothing will get done. This is a tough lesson, but all successful business owners eventually learn it. Many startups
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Sell Your Business For More

At some point, every business owner has to leave the business. While simply shutting down is always an option, it is almost never the best option. Also, what’s the point
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Business Planning for Success

Canned Solutions Only Go So Far We all want a packaged solution that will solve our problems quickly, painlessly and at low cost. Need to get somewhere faster? Buy a
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Why Restaurants Fail

Walk around your city and you’ll probably see at least a few “for lease” signs in empty restaurant windows. According to a recent study by two economists using United States
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