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7 Questions to Ask Before Starting a Building Maintenance Business

A great amount of dedication is required to start your own building maintenance business. Being unprepared is the worst thing you can do. This will delay company progression and damage its reputation. However, when you get it right, you will be on the path to a secure financial future. Here, we look at the basic factors of starting a building maintenance business and suggest seven questions to ask yourself. We discuss why these factors are important and what to consider for future success.

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Making the Perfect Pitch: Get It Right the First Time

Freddie Achom is a British-Nigerian serial investor and tech entrepreneur with offices in London and New York. We caught up with him recently, and he shared some tips for business owners on how to throw the perfect pitch to investors. As CEO founder of Rosemont Group Capital Partners, Achom, who is 44, specializes in early stage investment. As such, he knows a thing or two about what makes for a perfect pitch. He operates in a wide range of luxury, energy, and emerging technology companies. His investments span markets across Europe, South America, East Asia and Africa. Here is what Freddie Achom had to say about making the perfect pitch:

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Want to Get into Business in 2018? Assemble a Great Support Team

Are you planning to open a business in 2018 or buy an existing one? If so, you’re going to need a support team. In other words, you’ll want to surround yourself with the best people possible. So start thinking now about the people you need on board to help you grow your business quickly. Identify people who can help you avoid mistakes and generate as much profit as possible. Read on for suggestions about essential members of your support team. Find out more about who you should be searching for.

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Road Trip! Learning to Enjoy Your Life as a Mobile Entrepreneur

Are you a mobile entrepreneur? In other words, does the business you own require you to spend a lot of time in your car? Perhaps you spend your days zipping around town, providing service to clients or attending one meeting after another. Or maybe you’re a traveling photographer or journalist, or you have a mobile retail store. Regardless of the nature of your mobile business, we thought you might appreciate the following tips we’ve picked up from other mobile entrepreneurs.

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Crowdsourcing: What You Should Know About It and How You Can Use It

If you’re up against a wall in your business, consider going to the crowd and asking your customers for advice. In other words, if you know you need some outside inspiration, crowdsourcing could open up a whole new world for you and your business.

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Now Continues to Be an Excellent Time to Invest in Ecommerce

If you haven’t noticed, ecommerce is taking the world by storm, and with for good reason. The industry is well established, but it also continues to be quite innovative. For example, there are a handful of big players like Amazon and eBay. However, there is still plenty of room for small business startups. The bottom line? It’s a good time to invest in ecommerce.

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5 Investments You Should Make When Starting a Business

When you own a business, you need to make certain investments so that your business can be as successful as possible. That’s because investing in the right tools can make running your business easier. With the right tools, for instance, you can ensure that you’re tracking everything properly. However, when they’re first starting out as a business owner, many people don’t know which tools are worth investing in and which they should avoid. Here are five smart choices.

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Why Your Business Needs to Be More Interactive (and How to Do That)

In order to be successful in today’s world, every business needs to become more interactive. When writing a business plan for a brick-and-mortar establishment, most entrepreneurs focus on profitability and work backward. This is a reasonable approach. However, with the threat of online businesses, today’s entrepreneurs need something more. One of the best solutions to this problem is to offer some level of interactivity. That is, give your customers an experience they can engage with. So how is this solution so effective? And how can you bring it to your existing business (or business idea)?

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Make the Most of Your Small Business—Even on a Limited Budget

Most owners of new small businesses start out with a limited budget. Is this true for you? If this is so for you, don’t lose heart. Despite the fact that you might be strapped for cash, you don’t have to let your limited budget dictate your eventual overall success. You can still find ways to promote your business and help it to grow. Here, we take a good look at how you can make the most of your small business, even on a limited budget.

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3 Questions That Will Help to Make Your Automobile Business a Success

In this post are three questions to ask yourself before you begin building your automobile business. You can use these questions now to develop momentum as you begin build your business. Use them later to infuse your business with the strength to endure for years to come.

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4 Things You Can Do to Test Your New Business Idea

A lot of entrepreneurs step into the business industry with a new business idea. However, many of them don’t receive the applause they hoped for. Therefore, if you have a new business idea, take heed. Do some research before you begin. You want to have some idea whether your new business idea will work out or not. Here are some tips for testing a new business idea before you kick start it.

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Blogging: Things You Need to Know About It Before You Start

A few years ago, if you told people you were blogging, you would often be met with a blank look. Or one that clearly asked, “So, when are you going to get a real job?” However, things have changed since then. Blogging has become a lucrative occupation. As a matter of fact, some people earn as much as $30,000 a month. With figures like this, it’s easy to understand why many people are looking for more information on how to create a blog.

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How Much Money Can You Save by Starting a Home-Based Business?

Starting a home-based business is one of the best ways to save money. Imagine being able to save on expensive office space, the commute to the office, and all the other bills that come with having a job or running a business outside of your home. Once you act on your business ideas you can get creative with how you save money by running a home-based business. Here are some easy ways in which setting up a home-based business can save a lot of money. So get ready to trade the office for the sofa.

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4 Real Estate Principles for Selling Commercial Property

Do you own a gas station, a shopping center, a line of retail shops, or some office spaces or convenience stores? If so, are you thinking it’s time to sell your commercial property? Or perhaps you’re considering leasing your commercial property to other businesses. In either case, you’ll probably want to work with a commercial broker. But aside from that, there are a few real estate selling principles that will streamline a lot of your real estate headaches.

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Hands-Only CPR Saves Lives: 4 Easy Ways to Teach It to Kids

In your business, do you work with children or teens? Perhaps you’re a teacher or an after-school care provider. If so, you are in a unique position to teach kids the life-saving technique of hands-only CPR. Here, you’ll find four tips for teaching children and teens hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation, or hands-only CPR.

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Getting Started in Real Estate: Top Tips from Actual Experts

Are you interested in a career in real estate? But you don’t know the first thing about getting started? Fear not. We talked with some experts in the field recently, and we have some advice for you.

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Starting an Aesthetics Training Company? 5 Things You Need to Do

For anyone looking to start up a new aesthetics training company, or any sort of specialist training company, it can be an exciting time. Naturally, you are eager to get started. However, before you take the plunge, you need to put some groundwork in place. Knowing your business sector inside out is very important. This knowledge can help you decide on the most important things to do and the pitfalls to avoid. Let’s take a look at some top tips about starting a new aesthetics training company.

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Dreaming of Starting a Beauty Business? Here Are 3 Simple Steps for You

Starting up a new beauty business takes a lot of planning. However, it can be one of the most exciting and worthwhile businesses to start up. While the tips we are sharing here are aimed toward business owners in the UK, they apply as well in a general way to beauty business owners everywhere. Let’s take a look at three simple steps that can help you with your business planning.

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5 Tips for Making Money by Investing in Penny Stocks

Are you looking for ways to raise capital to start or expand your business? One of your options could be investing in penny stocks. Penny stocks are common shares of small private companies that trade at very low prices. Here, we share five recommendations for buying and selling penny stocks, sometimes called small-cap stocks or micro-cap stocks, that can help you to become a better investor.

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Start Your Own Home-Based Telephone Answering Service

Are you looking at setting up an easy-to-run business from home with very little start-up money? Then consider starting one of the most lucrative and in-demand businesses: a home-based telephone answering service.

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