As a business owner, many things are on my plate, and I thought it would be a good idea to take a look back at how things got started and share some insight for those seeking to become business owners: First, the idea of starting a business is exciting to many. Second, creating a new … Continue reading A Few Quick Thoughts About Being a Business Owner
Let’s face it – you are brave, excited and eager to get started on your journey as a business owner. You have heard what the naysayers proclaim will happen when you take the plunge to open your new boutique, salon or create your ingenious product. Aside from all of the discouragement, fear and cautionary tales … Continue reading Seven Pitfalls Entrepreneurs Should Avoid When Starting a Business
Is there a topic that you want to learn more about? During a recent discussion about "Blogging for Lawyers,” I had an aha moment. Here it is: Ask followers, connections, network members and others what topics are of interest to them. Seeking input from readers is not a new idea, but it has never been done on this … Continue reading What Ideas Should an Estate Planning Attorney Blog About?
If you were to take a random poll of people within the United States - asking them to define the American Dream, you are bound to get a wide assortment of responses. Here are a few that come to mind: Freedom Independence Business Ownership Of the responses, the one that many individuals seize on - … Continue reading Entrepreneurs, Startups and Business Owners: 3 Things to Know About the American Dream
Last week (May 12-16) was National Small Business Week. Every year since 1963 the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the contributions of America's entrepreneurs and small business owners. Are you interested in what happens to all your hard work, effort and energy that you … Continue reading Small Business Week – Entrepreneurs and Estate Planning Series (Part 2)
The National Small Business Week is May 12-16, 2014. This post will share information about doing business in Maryland. According to the Small Business Administration website, every year since 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business … Continue reading Small Business Week – Entrepreneurs and Estate Planning Series (Part 1)