5 results for tag: small business ideas


Knowing These I.R.S. Tax Rules Can Keep Your Small Business Out of Trouble

Many small business owners start up without first learning what the tax requirements are for their business. They later become confused with the massive rules, and discover they are entirely dependent on their tax adviser for help. They put themselves in a position that prevents them from checking and verifying their own taxes, because they have not educated themselves about the simplest tax rules. It is necessary to have a trusted tax adviser, but you are ultimately responsible for filing and paying the correct taxes. Because of this, you should know what you have to file and what you have to pay, by studying the tax rules and regulations....

7 Small Business Ideas That Signal You May Be Ready For Business

Going into business is tricky, and because of that most people who start their own business, fail. We hear about the successful businesses, they usually pay for media time. The unsuccessful businesses quietly exit their shops, factory or offices -- so we don't get the impression that failure is the norm. These small business ideas will help you determine if you have a business mindset. Whether or not you are successful in business appears to be closely correlated with your type of business. The U.S. Census Business Dynamics database plotted a five-year survival rate of several industries since 2005. The research showed the success of ...

Small Business Ideas and Success, Needs a Big Business Mind

by Business Consultant, Karen Terry As a self-employed consultant and software instructor for the past several years, I can't tell you how many times I have been asked "What do you do on the days that you aren't teaching a class?" For some reason, people have the perception that when I am not teaching, I sit by the pool and drink margaritas all day. Believe me, as nice as that sounds, I could not have built up my business to the steady client base that I have today if I had done that! Self-discipline For Small Business Ideas Coupled With Success Self-discipline is a key trait that self-employed people share. People who are self-employed are not ...

Small Business Ideas With 15 Startup Secrets

Running Your Own Small Business I gained my small business expertise by starting and running my own professional dental practice. For years I owned and operated my own successful dental practice by studying business, getting small business ideas from a mentor, and constantly taking courses through my professional associations. Dentistry is known as what is called, a high overhead business. That is, your operating costs are high compared to your intake. Many folks don't understand this, hence the stereotype that, "dentists make a lot of money". Some people even go into dentistry thinking that they will make a lot of money; but instead, they barely ...

Small Business Ideas For The Independent Minded Person

Your Small Business When most employees think of small business ideas, they think about leaving the 8-5 employee grind. They think about getting their supervisor and the management team out of their lives. They also think about the independent bliss that will come with their own business, and the autonomy it will bring to their lives. They “think” they will be their own boss. What They Don't Think About is the:   Difficulty there is in getting customers Difficulty there is in satisfying customers Difficulty that exist in competing with existing businesses Money it takes to run a small business Expertise you must have before ...