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Before you Quit your Job to Start a Small Business… Ask Yourself These Five Questions.

Before you Quit your Job to Start a Small Business… Ask Yourself These Five Questions.

Of the four million new US businesses that open every year, about half are still in business after five years, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (Entrepreneurship and the US Economy.) In all fairness, not all of these businesses failed. Many were consultants who closed their solo practice to rejoin corporate employment or retirees who exited a non-sellable business. Most sources point to inadequate funding and poor cash flow as the leading cause of business failures which is akin to claiming the patient died when the heart stopped. (more…)
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The Real Magic in Getting UNstuck

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