July 8, 2011 § Leave a comment
This article in Troy Media, written by an experienced entrepreneur in Mexico, Brad Donovan, President of Spirits Trading International, makes an excellent case for opening a business in Mexico. He gives some great entrepreneur business ideas for those interesting in starting a business in Mexico and Latin America.
“To understand Mexicans, to live among them and see how they operate is fascinating.”
June 13, 2011 § Leave a comment
Here’s an excellent article on what entrepreneurs should do this summer, including amazing advice that comes from a group of business men and women that have really been in the entrepreneur’s shoes:
Tip #4) Send your employees packing. “Make your valuable employees take a vacation and then do their job for a week. It will put you back in touch with what is going on in your company.”
— Harry Geller, entrepreneur-in-residence, Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship
June 3, 2011 § Leave a comment
Direct from Entrepreneur Magazine: In the first quarter of 2011, the number of small-business loan requests that won approval from small and large banks rose to 1,294, up more than 50 percent from the 852 requests landing approval in first quarter of 2010, according to the New York-based small-business lending and credit service Biz2Credit. The company defines small businesses as those with fewer than 500 employees and $6 million in revenue.
June 1, 2011 § Leave a comment
If you’re ever caught in the position of having to respond to thousands of business letters, here’s an inside look at Facebook Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerburg’s personalized stationery. In-house designer, Ben Barry, created a set of stationery for the social media pioneer so he could respond to mail the old-fashioned way.