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Business Plan Contents

by admin on October 4, 2012 in Business Plans, Business Startups, Entrepreneur Following on from my post on "Business Plan – An important lesson" I have had comments about the minimum requirements for a business plan and where they can get an expanded contents list that they can Article source: http://retailstartupinabox.com/business-plan-contents/ By: Warren Meadley

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Your Business Plan – An important lesson

I was talking to a restauranteur friend of mine last week, a very successful one at that, and we were discussing how he set his business up and what were some of the issues/problems that he would approach differently. I was most surprised when I raised the issue of writing Article source: http://retailstartupinabox.com/your-business-plan-an-important-lesson/ By: Warren [...]

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Retail Startups – Importance of site/store location

It still rings true, location, location, location. I was just reflecting on some of the issues involved in selecting a location for your retail business startup and came across an article I had written and filed away for posterity. I thought I should get it out of the drawer and Article source: http://retailstartupinabox.com/retail-startups-importance-of-sitestore-location/ By: Warren [...]

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business.gov.au business planning video

       Tuesday 25 September 2012   Meet Albert McFlaherty . Earlier this year, Albert started selling lemonade from his lemonade stand. Soon, his business began to exceed his expectations, so he decided to expand. But Albert didn’t know where to start or who could help him. Luckily Article source: http://www.business.gov.au/bepsyndication2005/go.aspx?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.business.gov.au%2FNewsandfeatures%2F2012%2FSep%2FPages%2Fbusinessgovau-business-planning-video.aspx&ContentId=8128&PageType=BusinessGovAuLink&PartnerUID= By: Government Business presented by Retail [...]

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business.gov.au marketing plan video

       Wednesday 26 September 2012   Meet Edwin Z Ingleton . Edwin is a proud ice-cream business owner. However, his first venture into the industry was no success story. He was passionate about his quirky flavours but he needed to change his market strategy and didn’t know Article source: http://www.business.gov.au/bepsyndication2005/go.aspx?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.business.gov.au%2FNewsandfeatures%2F2012%2FSep%2FPages%2Fbusinessgovau-marketing-plan-video.aspx&ContentId=8149&PageType=BusinessGovAuLink&PartnerUID= By: Government Business presented by Retail [...]

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Australian Taxation Office video series

       Friday 14 September 2012   The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has released a series of GST video tips that aim to help small businesses understand the Goods and Services Tax (GST) and how to better meet their tax obligations. The videos offer practical tips to help you Article source: http://www.business.gov.au/bepsyndication2005/go.aspx?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.business.gov.au%2FNewsandfeatures%2F2012%2FSep%2FPages%2FAustralian-Taxation-Office-video-series.aspx&ContentId=8113&PageType=BusinessGovAuLink&PartnerUID= By: Government Business presented [...]

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4 Ways to Stop Making Excuses and Follow Your Passion

Remember waking up before dawn to jump into the lake at summer camp? The hardest part was the moment right before you jumped, when you knew the water would be freezing cold but didn't yet trust that you'd acclimate. For would-be entrepreneurs who want to follow their passion but haven't Article source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/entrepreneur/latest/~3/vkhUNa2ez_Q/story01.htm By: Entrepreneur [...]

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5 Tips for Transforming Your Hobby Into a Business From the ‘Toy Hunter’

"Do what you love and the money will follow." Entrepreneurs have heard this advice countless times through the years. What's wrong with it? Most people who try to turn their leisure pastimes into a business fail at it miserably. They end up with a big, expensive hobby, not a successful small Article source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/entrepreneur/latest/~3/isCGDbmL130/story01.htm By: Entrepreneur [...]

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Calling in the big guns

Being passionate about your business idea is critical, but unless you can back it up with industry-specific expertise, you won’t get far. Luke Watson, founder and managing director of DashLuxe, knows how important it is to seek out established players in your sector and take full advantage of their street Article source: http://www.startupsmart.com.au/my-best-mistake/calling-in-the-big-guns.html By: StartUpSmart [...]

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Why expert advice needs to be part of the start-up recipe

You can’t start a business without a vision, but you can start a business without seeking professional advice, however risky that might be. This was the situation celebrity chef Luke Mangan found himself in when he first started out. Mangan owns and operates restaurants in Sydney, Surfer’s Paradise, Singapore and Article source: http://www.startupsmart.com.au/my-best-mistake/why-expert-advice-needs-to-be-part-of-the-start-up-recipe.html By: StartUpSmart [...]

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