Success depends on several key factors, among which investors should not overlook the location of their new business. Each country has its own laws for foreign investments, taxes, and tax incentives as well as bureaucratic hurdles. Here are some of the best European countries to start a business in. Investing in the Netherlands The Netherlands…
Have you ever walked into a restaurant or shop and thought that you’d like to open a franchise? This is how a lot of people do it. There can be a lot of impulse involved. But, should you buy a franchise business based on feeling alone? Probably not. By all means, choose a company that…
Rebranding is a natural progression for a lot of ecommerce stores. Times change and e-store vendors would do well to follow suit, especially if they are under-performing or failing to reach their target audience. Of course, that’s not to say that rebrands should be taken lightly. A botched execution could do more to distance your…
The world economy seems fairly stable and the unemployment rate is low but there are still millions of people who are looking for a job at any one time. Some are new, young job seekers who are looking for their first job while others are mid-life job hunters who either want to move forward or…
Do you want to start a business but you haven’t found the right idea? The business idea is the start of every successful company. One of the toughest parts of starting a business is the idea stage. It’s not that people can’t come up with a business idea. The problem is that the idea might…
Although much of today’s business is carried out online, it is still important to travel for business-related reasons from time to time. Business travel is an important part of the operation for companies in many different industries, yet it is an area that many businesses still struggle with. Traveling for work can be stressful, but…
Businesses, by nature, pursue profit and financial gain. Obviously, this can be achieved by reaching new customers or expanding contracts with existing clients, but this isn’t the only way to increase returns. Instead, many organizations are getting more from what they’ve got by cutting costs and eliminating pricey errors. Below are a few missteps that…
You don’t have to be rich to start a business, but you do need capital. Few entrepreneurs are lucky enough to have the amount of money needed to cover all of the expenses of a startup business. If you can’t bootstrap your business, you have to find a way to finance your business. The good news…
Do you know the most common reasons for business failure? If you start a business understanding the reasons businesses fail, you increase your chances for success. What are the reasons so many companies fail? One of the worst aspects of a failing business is that the business owners are unaware of the troubles until it is…
Is there a special reason a business succeeds? The undisputed fact of entrepreneurship is that most businesses fail. Success is rare, but it isn’t impossible.  When you start a business, you have to know that most companies fail. But what are the reasons companies go out of business? To be fair, failing in business is…