All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘home based business’

Home Based Business, Small Business Ideas

Planning to work from home to build a small business?  Better do your homework! Here’s a start at a work from home, small business readiness checklist for entrepreneurs: 1. How will you market your home based business offering(s)? Before people will buy what you’re selling, they need to be made aware of it, and be convinced of the reasons they …

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Franchise Risks: Are they safe investments?

Franchising costs and poor information can cause high failure rates. According to a recent Wall Street Journal article, entrepreneurs investing in a franchise may not be making the safe investment they think they are making! Factors would-be franchisees should carefully investigate include: 1) Total costs, including upfront franchise fees and normal startup costs for that specific business (e.g., equipment, real …

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