August 31, 2014  
 
  Entrepreneurs  
  What to Expect During the First Year After Starting a Business  
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You've finally started a new venture. It's your first year of being in business. Here's our perspective on things you can expect during the first year of business.

What To Expect In The First Year Of Business

  • Tips on Surviving Your First Year in Business - The first year in business can be highly stressful for an entrepreneur. Often, what happens during a company's rookie year can determine whether or not it will succeed in the future. Here are some suggestions for surviving your first year in business.
  • 5 Myths of Self-Employment Busted - Lots of people choose self-employment as their professional career and the number is increasing day-by-day, but everything isn't as rosy as it might seem. Here are some common self-employment myths busted.
  • Staying Productive as an Entrepreneur - First time entrepreneurs are often faced with the challenge of constantly motivating themselves to stay productive. They are removed from an environment in which tasks are readily handed to them and are for the first time in charge of ensuring that everything gets done. Following a regiment of focusing on delivering at least one tangible good every day will help you keep focused and on track.
  • Is it Time to Stop treating Your Business Like a Baby? - Lack of sleep? Tired during the day? Can't commit to social gatherings because there's no one to take over from you? You've either got a baby or a business? Is it time to stop molly coddling your business?
  • How to Stay Successful During the First Year - The first year of running your business is the most important, and determines whether you are set up for success or failure. These tips will help get you through that first year, so success is the only direction you will be heading in.
  • Common Start Up Obstacles and How to Avoid Them - Every new business owner faces challenges. Some challenges are harder than others and some are even avoidable. The key to keeping the stress at a low level and ensuring the smoothest start up possible is to know the obstacles and how to avoid them.

  • Tips for Promoting Your Small Enterprise - As an entrepreneur you should always be thinking of innovative strategies that will keep you a step ahead of your competitors. To be successful in your commercial endeavors you have to adopt some business values that will endear you to both your suppliers and customers.
  • Freshman Year in Business - Your first year in business will be one of the most thrilling and frustrating at the same time. Welcome to the world of entrepreneurship.
  • Brain Foods for the Entrepreneur - If your image of the entrepreneur is a driven genius who pays no mind mealtimes, getting enough sleep or his general health, you might want to reconsider. Keeping the brain healthy through a good diet is s key factor for anyone running a business.
  • How to Manage a Startup Business Month by Month Part 1 - The first six months a business is in operation is, perhaps, the most difficult period of the business. That means it is good for you to have an idea of what tasks you need to complete in the first six months so that you can be a success.
  • How to Manage a Startup Business Month by Month Part 2 - The second half of the year after starting a business is not as hard as the first half, but is still full of challenges. Those businesses that survive their first six months still have a significant chance at failure within the first year, so how do you manage the business to avoid this failure?
  • The Family Test - Family can be the biggest obstacle to your business getting off the ground, so here's some helpful tips to get them working with you, not against you.

 

 

 

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