Failure is difficult for anyone. But it becomes a part of your story, often in positive ways.
Small businesses have the advantage of growing organically, but they still need funding to help them find their way. Small businesses don’t necessarily need to grow quickly (though they should certainly want to grow, as stagnation is one very small step away from contraction). They often operate in less competitive markets and don’t have the explicit […]
Don’t go straight to a venture capitalist; start by raising your own funds and pitching to angel investors. In my previous post, “Should Your Startup Actually Be a Small Business?” I addressed what may be the most important differentiator between a startup and a small business: growth. While I hope it was useful, especially from a theoretical […]