Smart Guide to Starting a Small Business

Overview

An all-you-need-to-know introduction to building, maintaining, and profiting from your own business
* Smart Strategies for choosing a business to match your personality and skills, and avoiding the common pitfalls of entrepreneurial start-ups
* Smart Advice on all the behind-the-scenes tasks--dealing with taxes and legal concerns, keeping the books, hiring employees, ...
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Overview

An all-you-need-to-know introduction to building, maintaining, and profiting from your own business
* Smart Strategies for choosing a business to match your personality and skills, and avoiding the common pitfalls of entrepreneurial start-ups
* Smart Advice on all the behind-the-scenes tasks--dealing with taxes and legal concerns, keeping the books, hiring employees, working with suppliers, and more
* Smart Tips on today's vast range of high-tech tools--what you really need and how to get it without breaking the bank
* Smart Definitions and insights on proprietorships, partnerships, and corporations--and which structure best suits your goals and circumstances
* Quick reading and easy referencing with a comprehensive index and loads of sidebars and tables
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471318859
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 3/8/1999
  • Series: Smart Guides Series , #8
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 192
  • Product dimensions: 9.25 (w) x 7.50 (h) x 0.41 (d)

Meet the Author

Lisa Rogak is the owner and publisher of Williams Hill Publishers. The author of more than 25 books, Ms. Rogak has been featured on The Oprah Winfrey Show and in USA Today. She lives in Grafton, New Hampshire.
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Table of Contents

Why You and Why Your Own Business?

Choosing Your Business.

The Best-Laid Plans.

Tools of the Trade.

Money, Money, Money.

Technologically Speaking.

Marketing Your Business.

Putting It All Together.

Index.

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