Is It Smart To Open A Business During A Recession?

getty Can you feel inflation eating away at your income? Are you worried matters will only get worse as the nation dives deeper into recession? Perhaps you’re eying that favorite hobby of yours, wondering if you can tweak it a bit to bring in some much-needed revenue. What’s holding you back? If you’ve spent the … Read more

Does Every Business Need A Front Person?

If I googled your name, what would I find? A few old pictures and a dormant Twitter account, a fully-fledged portrayal of you as a person and professional, or something in between? Perhaps you’d be absent from the internet all together. But which is best? If you’re trying to build an impressive company, should you … Read more

Successful Franchises Have These 3 Essential Qualities In Common

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Here is a common problem I often see in franchising: You launch a franchise system after building a successful business in your specific industry. You get a few locations launched — all sold to people from your personal network — and the franchise sales stall. You aren’t … Read more

7 Tips for Hiring Top-Tier Employees

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Hiring and retaining quality teams is one of a company’s most pressing issues today. According to a study tracking 17,000 workers, Millennials are the largest group facing layoffs due to the market downturn, while Gen Z leads the movement in the Great Resignation. For companies that retain … Read more

3 Money Mindsets That Are Stopping Your Success

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In this article, we’ll discuss money mindset blocks and how they keep you from expanding your business and living abundantly. It’s easy to put all of your focus on the number in the bank when thinking about living life more abundantly. That is, after all, most people’s … Read more

3 Ways To Build A Home-Based Side Hustle That Helps You Beat Today’s Inflation Worries

getty The US Bureau of Labor Statistics reported inflation continues to rise. With prices increasing at an 8.3% annual rate, it makes sense to investigate what strategies you can muster to counter this trend. What is the best way to beat inflation? Inflation means the cost of living increases. As your expenses rise, you need … Read more

How to Inflation-Proof Your Small Business

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Are you worried about the dramatic ways the market is suffering from inflation? The rapid increase in price for everything has put small-scale businesses in a tight spot. Not only are they losing customers, but they also need to buy the raw materials or provide services at … Read more

Boost Your Company’s Enterprise Value to Drive Profitability

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Most people in the US don’t jump right into a dream home — I know I didn’t. Instead, they usually start out with something modest and gradually upgrade. When they’re ready to sell, they try to make improvements and add value to the property to maximize their … Read more

Fight Entrepreneurial Fear with this Simple Technique

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Passion in entrepreneurship is a must. Many things can kill entrepreneurial passion and spirit. Among them are discouragement, criticism and self-doubt. However, fear kills entrepreneurial passion and spirit the fastest. The passion for your business is the DNA of your business. Passion is what makes us unique … Read more

8 Effective Tips for Conducting Layoffs with Efficiency and Integrity

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Letting go of employees never gets easier. The longer your tenure spans, the more you understand the demoralizing ramifications of a layoff. Whether the person about to be let go deserves it or not, they are still human and should be afforded the dignity to leave on … Read more