Q: I love kids and would like to start a service-oriented business. My head hurts from trying to decide what to do…children’s day care, after-school care, exercise gym, summer camp. Could you give me some advice? Mel Miami A: You’ve made a great start by identifying the types of businesses you’d like to own. Here…read more
Q: I am interested in producing targeted coupon books for my community. Do you have any further research on this topic? A: The web is affecting the local coupon business in several ways. First, it can help you distribute your coupon books. Someone entering a city name and the word “coupon” into a search engine…read more
Got a love for pooches? A hankering for kitties? Then these pet businesses will be right up your alley. The array of product and service businesses for pet owners is only limited by your imagination. Many people treat their pets like their children and, following that logic, most products that people want for themselves, they’ll…read more
Have you ever wanted to own your own business, but felt you don’t have the funds? Thats a mistake many aspiring entrepreneurs make which can lead to complacency and never taking a shot at their dream.
Q: I’ve spent a ton of money advertising in lots of different media, but it doesn’t seem like I have much to show for it. Can you tell me plainly and simply how to advertise so it will work? A: I applaud your honesty. The simple truth is, most advertisers feel just like you do,…read more
In order to better serve our hard working community we have decided to extend our Saturday hours to 5 PM for 2017! Have a happy new year!
Starting January 1st of 2017 we will be changing our regular weekday hours from 10–7 to 9 to 6. We hope opening earlier will help better serve the needs of the community. Saturdays will also be changing — the hours for Saturday will be 8–5 We will remain closed on Sundays.
I don’t want to lie and say I haven’t had time to do written content, I am just trying to position myself to do a better job of being more consistent across all mediums. Here is a bullet point list of what I have done since the last post. Opened a new location in Chicago…read more
Becoming an entrepreneur is a grand adventure, but not everyone wants to start from scratch. In fact, many entrepreneurs are electing to purchase an established business for sale because it gives them an existing book of business that will help them grow faster than a startup. In some cases, high-performing franchises with healthy revenue streams…read more