For aspiring entrepreneurs, launching a business during the COVID-19 pandemic seems like a foolish, if not daunting, idea. Grand opening events are already out of the question. Plus, you might be unable to operate at your full capacity for months (depending on your location and industry). If you want to start a business (whether it’s […]
The stay-at-home orders make it seem like the days bleed into each other. It seems like it was yesterday when summer started. Now, Autumn’s just around the corner. And before you know it, it’s the cold season in three months. If you want to survive the chilling winter ahead, you need to keep your furnace
In today’s uncertain climate, everybody is craving the comfort of financial security. According to a recent survey, as many as 75 percent of adults in the United States say they’re living comfortably. However, 25 percent of these adults don’t have any savings for their retirement. As many as 27 percent will have considerable difficulty coming
A major impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on business and industry is its serious disruption of supply chains. As the world locked down, people shuttered themselves in their homes, factories had shut down, and commercial establishments temporarily closed — the entire US and world economy also slowed down. After more than a hundred days of
With everyone on the Internet nowadays, it’s only practical to go online if you want to start a small business. Online businesses are resilient, flexible, and can reach more customer base. You also avoid rent and utilities, which you will need to pay if you establish a physical store. You have to consider many things
Building a company from the ground up is not a walk in the park. While you can apply for a business loan, you will also have to infuse your own money into the business. However, if you want to succeed in any type of business, you should learn never to mix personal and business money.
As with starting any business, venturing into the landscaping industry has its own risks and rewards. On one hand, you get to spend more time in nature while on the other, competition can get pretty intense. That said, it’s important to look consider both pros and cons before determining if lawn care is the right business for
In today’s fast-paced world, we need hobbies to take our minds off the stress of everyday life. If you take them seriously enough, some hobbies may even evolve into full-time careers. After all, it’s faster and easier to earn money doing something you love. Whether you’re looking for a side hustle or a full-time job, here are four areas