The Accidental Entrepreneur

The Accidental Entrepreneur

50 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me About Starting A Business

Book - 2008
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Like many business owners, Susan-Urquhart Brown never expected to end up as an entrepreneur. Launching her own business spoke to her passions, but she soon realized there was much more to being a successful owner than she ever expected. In The Accidental Entrepreneur , she takes all the mystery out of going solo. For those who are just beginning to consider starting a venture as well as those who want to take their organization to the next level, she offers advice on what works and what doesn't. With hard-won wisdom and empathy, she shows readers:

* the 8 questions everyone should ask up front

* the top 10 traits of the successful entrepreneur

* how to obtain a license and sellers permit

* the best way to create a business plan

* 10 simple ways to get referrals

* the 6 secrets of marketing a business

* smart tips for investing and finance

* ways to avoid burnout

* how to avoid the 7 biggest pitfalls in business

Starting one's own business should be exciting, not scary. This is the one book that will show readers how to create a successful and fulfilling venture they can be proud of.

Publisher: New York, N.Y. : AMACOM, [2008]
Copyright Date: ©2008
ISBN: 9780814401675
Branch Call Number: 658.11 UR6
Characteristics: xi, 179 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm


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