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Find the Right Business Partner

This post is syndicated from Entrepreneur Blog by Seth Kravitz.
Finding that right partner(s) to launch a business with is one of the most important choices you will make in your business life. It can be very difficult to not only find someone that shares the same vision as you do, but also brings to the table a set of skills or values that work hand-in-hand...
Find the Right Business Partner

You Didn’t Get There Alone

This post is syndicated from Entrepreneur Blog by Seth Kravitz.
Remember how you got to where you are. If you are experiencing your first taste of success, never forget how you got there. Even if you don’t have a single employee, you didn’t get there alone. Customers, employees, vendors, contractors, and maybe even family and friends all played a...
You Didn’t Get There Alone

Better Not be in it for the Money

This post is syndicated from Entrepreneur Blog by Seth Kravitz.
Getting into business to simply make a lot of money is one of the guaranteed ways to insure that doesn’t happen. Creating and growing a successful business requires unrelenting passion and an endless supply of will power. A recent study showed that over the first 10 years after starting a...
Better Not be in it for the Money

10 Tips to Increase Customer Loyalty For Free

This post is syndicated from Entrepreneur Blog by Seth Kravitz.
Increasing customer loyalty and satisfaction doesn’t have to cost you anything. We have implemented several different strategies to make our customers happy and none of them cost more a little time and effort. Here are ten great examples of things you can start doing today: 1. Great Help...
10 Tips to Increase Customer Loyalty For Free

Lonely Nights

This post is syndicated from Entrepreneur Blog by Seth Kravitz.
Sometimes it can feel like you are all alone when you own your own business. Sometimes you want to share things with employees but you just feel like you can’t. You want to share details of how things are going with your customers, your blog readers, the local news, etc… but you...
Lonely Nights

Writing Great Marketing Copy Starts With a Great Story

This post is syndicated from Entrepreneur Blog by Seth Kravitz.
Here are a few tips on how to write great marketing copy: Keep it short. You can say so much more by saying less. The quickest way to lose someone’s interest is to throw a giant block of text at them. If you need to write something longer, go ahead and write something really long....
Writing Great Marketing Copy Starts With a Great Story

Getting the Money to Start a Business

This post is syndicated from Entrepreneur Blog by Seth Kravitz.
Finding money to start your business can be difficult, but even in this economy it is not impossible. 1. YOU - The best business stories always start with a line about only having the “money in my pocket and an idea.” Do you really need any outside funding to get your idea started?...
Getting the Money to Start a Business

Part 15: The Long Haul

This post is syndicated from Entrepreneur Blog by Seth Kravitz.
Every business owner will face this question at one point. The decision is different for everyone, but generally it boils down to: “Do I continue managing the company and own my business for the long haul, do I consider selling, or do I close up shop?” The Long Haul: This mentality...
Part 15: The Long Haul