Entrepreneurs & Start-Ups

Entrepreneurs & Startups category: Here you will find a variety of blog posts about business topics related to your new company and challenges new business owners face.

Do I Need a Business License for My Company? By HBS Tuesday, January 29, 2019 Do I need a business licenseNo matter what type of business you own—whether it’s in a physical storefront or based online—and regardless if it’s a small or large company, you are going to need to obtain and maintain a business license (possibly more than one)... Read More
Is a Corporate Kit Really Necessary? By HBS Tuesday, January 15, 2019 do i really need a corporate kitNot only is a Corporate Kit a safe, orderly location in which to house all your company’s documents but many of those documents can be utilized in court, if the need ever arises. Maintaining your company’s Corporate Kit makes sense, on all levels... Read More
What to Consider When Naming a Company By Andrew Millman Monday, July 9, 2018 what to know when naming a companyWe can check the company name for any Delaware startup, and typically receive a definitive answer on whether or not it contains any restricted words and if the proposed company name will get approved by the Delaware Division of Corporations... Read More
Venture Capitalists and Entrepreneurs By HBS Tuesday, July 3, 2018 what is a venture capitalistVenture Capitalists invest in burgeoning industries that are on a clear upswing, such as tech, SEO and biotech companies. They tend to invest in companies in the middle stages—after the shaky, risky early phase yet before the soaring, competitive phase... Read More
EIN Responsible Party for a Business Entity By HBS Monday, June 18, 2018 responsble party for an einTo be clear, the Responsible Party must be an individual. Furthermore, no other person within the entity can make IRS-related changes other than the assigned Responsible Party... Read More
6 Benefits of Registering Your Trademark By Brett Melson Monday, March 12, 2018 should I register my trademarkA trademark is typically the business name or company logo; it is important to have a unique, memorable name or emblem so your customers can easily identify your business amongst your competitors... Read More
4 Things to Know about Corporate Bylaws [Free Template] By Brett Melson Tuesday, February 20, 2018 4 Things To Know about corporate bylawsCorporate bylaws provide the granular detail into how the corporation will operate and what its governance mechanics will be. They also describe the relationship among its Board of Directors, its officers and its shareholders... Read More
How Sweat Equity Can Benefit Your Startup By HBS Monday, February 12, 2018 How Sweat Equity Can Benefit Your StartupIn some cases, sweat equity may be coupled with a smaller financial investment, as compared to those made by other startup founders/partners. However, sweat equity is typically remunerated in the same manner as cash equity, often through stock distribution... Read More
Business Resources for Women By HBS Monday, January 8, 2018 business resources for womenTwo steps forward, one step back: this adage can describe most social, political, economic, educational and business advances by women... Read More
What Does Every Startup Need? By HBS Monday, December 4, 2017 What Does Every Startup NeedCertain paperwork should be completed and submitted to the state of incorporation before a startup begins doing business... Read More