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Saying “I Do” To A Franchise

Like marriage, buying a franchise is a long-term commitment. Before you say yes, make sure you understand what it takes to be successful. Read more

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Infographic: Thinking About Buying or Selling a Small Business?

Ever thought about starting a business but weren’t sure if you wanted to build one from the ground up? Read more

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Questions to Ask When Buying an Existing Business

Are you thinking of buying an existing business? Download this checklist to answer questions about the company's viability and if it's worth purchasing. Read more

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Finding an Idea for Your New Business

August 7, 2013,

If your business idea is something you're passionate about and something you know deep down you can do well, you are much more likely to want to work hard and devote the time and energy that all startups require.

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4 Steps to Brainstorming a Great New Business Idea

August 6, 2013,

Do you know you want to start a business, but you’re not sure what type of business you want to start? Or maybe you’ve got a vague idea you want to start a business in a certain industry—such as fashion, restaurant or automotive—but you are struggling to come up with a specific concept. That means it’s time to brainstorm a business idea.

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Preparing Your Business for Sale

If you are seriously considering exiting your business by selling to a third party, there are several steps you should take before you begin actively marketing your company. Read more

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