Entrepreneurs are people who assume the risk of business ownership with a primary goal of growth and expansion. Running an entrepreneurial business can be exciting, but it can also be a lonely experience when you have no one to turn to for support. The Let's Talk Business Network (LTBN) is a group of entrepreneurs who provide support service and community to help other entrepreneurs. On this web site, the LTBN has a list of their Entrepreneurs Hall of Fame. Refer to this web site to answer the following questions:
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Virtually every new business should begin with a business plan. The business plan summarizes business strategy for the new business and shows how it will be implemented. On the above web site, the Small Business Administration (SBA) provides a "how-to" guide for setting up a business plan. Refer to this web site to answer the following questions:
Franchising is a business arrangement in which a buyer (franchisee) purchases the right to sell the good or service of the seller (franchiser). One of the reasons many prospective entrepreneurs favor this form of business arrangement is that he/she can own their own business and, at the same time, have access to being a part of something bigger. Refer to the above web site to answer the following questions:
SCORE, the Service Corps of Retired Executives, is a resource partner with the SBA. It is dedicated to aiding in the formation, growth, and success of small business nationwide. One area of information they provide concerns forms of business ownership. The above web site from SCORE contains information about limited liability corporations (LLCs). Use this web site to answer the following questions:
Mergers and acquisitions are an important form of corporate strategy: They let firms increase product lines, expand operations, go international, and create new enterprises. Nowhere has this been more prevalent than in the television industry. Use the above web site to answer the following questions: