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:
Most street fairs and markets have a very low barrier to entry: You’ll need transit, a table, a tent (for outdoor markets), a cash box and the ability to contribute a small booth rental fee to the market’s organizer (usually $25 to $50 for small communities and $75-$125 for urban fairs).
Having a website is an indispensable business tool – not having a website today is like not having a phone.
Salesmen of the right calibre were and still are able to generate strong sales.
Like a fashion designer who gives Oscar-bound starlets free gowns, a bat salesman hands out free wares, eating the $70-to-$120 cost of a high-quality bat.
When a man in a Cartier watch stepped into the IWC Schaffhausen boutique in Beverly Hills recently, salesman Hua Huynh sprang into action.
More small and mid-sized California businesses for sale found buyers last month than in any September over the past five years.
Mercedes and BMWs and Cadillacs, oh my!
No matter what area of business you are in, if you don’t have customers than your business will eventually fail.
According to data collected from BizBuySell.com, online business-for-sale marketplace, acquisitions for the first quarter of 2012 were the highest they’ve been since 2008.
Final numbers won’t be out until Jan.