Is an LLC the right entity for your business? Learning how to form an LLC is quite an easy task with the proper guidance. A limited liability company, or LLC, combines the benefits of sole proprietorship and partnerships. Additionally, there are great tax benefits. LLCs also offer limited liability protection that is often superior to…
What does it take to start the same business twice? Nellie Akalp is a serial entrepreneur. She started MyCorporation in 1997, a business that helps entrepreneurs start a business. By 2005 her business had a gross revenue of $1 million in sales a month. MyCorporation was sold for $20 million to Intuit. As soon as the…
Have you ever wondered what’s better, starting your business full-time or part-time? Starting a business part-time helps you ease into entrepreneurship. This is especially helpful for first time entrepreneurs. You might not be sure if you really want to become an entrepreneur, but you want to try how it feels. Your business idea might serve…
What does it take to build and nurture a network of influencers? Dino Dogan is the CEO of Triberr, a social network for content creators that sends millions of monthly visitors to its members. Dino is also a professional speaker. He has been the subject of stories in publications such as Forbes, Yahoo!News, The Huffington…
Why does your business idea matter? Every successful business starts with an idea. I have heard many people talk about business ideas. They tell me “I had this idea for a business.” They share their idea for a business with me full of excitement. I admit. I love to think about possible business ideas too.…
Do you want to get rich quick? You can do it two steps. Step 1 is to resist the urge to believe such foolishness. Step 2 is to start learning from entrepreneurs who build successful businesses. We at Success Harbor are dedicated to help you succeed in business. We write about entrepreneurs and interview entrepreneurs…
What does it take to build the YouTube of lists? Nick Kellet is doing just that with List.ly. He is the co-founder of List.ly which is a social platform for creating and curating lists. List.ly enables users to create lists about anything. Nick understands that people love lists. In the following interview you can find…
Do you dream of starting a small business? It’s a common goal for many. Some believe their product or service will change the world while. Others desire more flexibility or the freedom to steer their own ship. Regardless of why you may want to launch your startup, chances are you’ll need the funding to get…
You want someone to invest in your business someday, right? Sometimes it is impossible to start a business without investors. The most common outside investors in early stage companies are called angels. Angels are individuals who invest their own money. As a side note: There are also “angel funds” that invest in early stage startups.…
What does it take to raise $10 million and get 100,000 users? After starting multiple businesses with little success, Lucas Carlson started AppFog in 2010. Lucas raised almost $10 million dollars in venture capital, and was acquired in 2013 after signing up over 100,000 developers. Lucas is also an author. He wrote Ruby Cookbook which…