Hi! I'm Dane Carlson, and welcome to the Business Opportunities Weblog. I've been publishing this website, by myself, and sometimes with the help of others for over twelve years now. You'll notice two things about this site right away:
What do you think about starting a coffee shop?
Count the signs listing phone numbers as you drive down the street in a commercial area, or the number of ads you notice as you surf the net or leaf through the Yellow Pages.
Be careful how much power you give up early on at the board level because before you know it, you will have less than 50% of the voting shares.
If you can’t find someone to hire you, consider hiring yourself.
Albert Einstein was an amazing physicist.
Robin Hallett, a McMaster University PhD biochemistry student, had a vegetable garden last year at his student housing when the idea struck to grow organic garlic as a business.
I admit it!
Problem: Give them an inch.
Lack of security: Your customer lists, account numbers, passwords, bank information, data, contracts, and other vital information are the lifeblood of your business, but far too many small businesses act like the threat to them is not real.