Plan Your Small Business Goals, Objectives, and Marketing Strategy
Add an Internet Presence to Your Existing Business
Clauses to Make Sure to Get into Your Commercial Lease

Ten Tips on How to Start a Small Business

Find the right space. It may be as elaborate as a manufacturing space or prime-location storefront or as modest as your garage and home office, but it needs to serve you well.

If you are opening a retail shop, spend time in the neighborhood on weekdays, evenings, and weekends. Observe the traffic patterns, parking, foot traffic, and demographics of shoppers. You don’t want to be marketing baby clothes, for instance, in a neighborhood frequented mostly by senior citizens.

  • Add a Comment
  • Print
  • Share

Recommends

Promoted Stories From Around The Web

blog comments powered by Disqus
Nonprofit Business Goals and Objectives
Business Plan Balance Sheet: Owner's Equity
Social Networks and Viral Marketing in Your Business Plan
Sample Business Plan Income Statement
Business Plans For Dummies Cheat Sheet (UK Edition)