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.

101: Angel Investors By Gregg Schoenberg Wednesday, April 4, 2012 Angel Investors typically invest their own money or family money, providing a substantial amount of capital to early-stage businesses... Read More
Friends and Family Funding By Gregg Schoenberg Tuesday, March 27, 2012 If you want to recruit friends and family investors for your business, you need to do 3 things right: select, pitch and structure... Read More
Start a Crowdfunding Campaign By Gregg Schoenberg Tuesday, March 27, 2012 In exchange for providing entrepreneurs with a platform to raise money, crowd funding sites typically keep between 5 and 10 percent of the money... Read More
How to Perfect Your Elevator Pitch By Gregg Schoenberg Tuesday, March 20, 2012 Have you perfected your elevator pitch? It is harder and more valuable to succinctly pitch your company to potential investors in 60 seconds or less... Read More
Investing In Your Company versus the Stock Market By Gregg Schoenberg Tuesday, February 21, 2012 Should you invest in the stock market or in your own company? Harvard Busines Services, Inc. can help you decide... Read More
Forming a Company Is Just the First Step To Owning It By Michael Bell Monday, February 20, 2012 Here's why every company should have specific documents on file internally within the company at all times... Read More
End of Year Bonuses By Gregg Schoenberg Sunday, December 11, 2011 As the end of the year approaches, many small business owners debate whether or not to pay their employees a bonus... Read More
Recessions: Part II By Gregg Schoenberg Wednesday, December 7, 2011 We would like to offer small-business owners five strategies to help cope with the next recession whenever it does arrive... Read More
Recessions: Part I By Gregg Schoenberg Tuesday, December 6, 2011 You may have noticed a good deal of chatter about whether or not we are headed for a double-dip recession... Read More
101: Compounding and Planning By Gregg Schoenberg Tuesday, November 22, 2011 All entrepreneurs should focus on compound interest as they attempt to save for the future... Read More