You Need StartUp Money, But Do You Know How Much?

 

Startup money is one of the BIGGEST questions I get from the Scrappy audience. Well, how much money do I need to start my business is the real question?

As you can imagine, it’s impossible to answer this question because it DEPENDS… on the type of business you’re starting.

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How to Find Time to Start Your Business... When You Have No Time

 

We're all so busy and the older we get the busier we get. We just have more stuff going on. 

But, the reality is we have to find the time to start our business if we want to have  a business.

How?

Well, we know from experience that we find time for what we deem important or...

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If Selling Terrifies You Do This Instead

 

Nobody likes to 'sell'. It fact it terrifies the bejeezies out of most of us. Me included and I was in 'sales' for decades.

Why? 

Two reasons:

1.) We love our business. We've invested so much of 'us' to bring our passion, skill or interest to life as a business. Putting...

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How to Validate A Business Idea (Even If You Already Have A Business)

 

Finding a great business idea is one thing. Making sure it has legs is another. In this episode of Scrappy TV I show you 3 ways to validate your business idea.



Watch the entire episode or jump to a specific section that grabs your attention: 

00:08:05 The COOL thing in Today's Day and Age

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Looking for Business Ideas In All The Right Places

 

One of the biggest questions I get is "Where do I come up with MY business idea?"

Fair question, right? And, when we're becoming first-time entrepreneurs at 50 and beyond the question is even more poignant.

We're ready to start a business NOW, but we're also keenly aware that we've worked...

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5 WAYS TO START YOUR BUSINESS BEFORE YOU START YOUR BUSINESS

 

Take advantage of your 50+ years of real-world experience and put your practical (and wise) ‘planning before you act‘ philosophy to good use.

WHY YOU’VE GOT TO CHECK OUT THIS VIDEO: 

>> A refined business idea can mean the difference between success and flop.

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THE 5 CRITICAL GOALS THAT SHOULD DRIVE YOUR FUNDAMENTAL BUSINESS DECISIONS

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The absolute FIRST step when starting a successful business is establishing goals and I am not just talking about financial goals. Money is important, but it’s only one piece of the puzzle.

The whole point of having your own business is to have complete ownership, right?...

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7 THINGS YOU MUST CONSIDER BEFORE STARTING A BUSINESS

A little Scrappy reality check….knowing whether or not you’re ready and prepared to start a business is a good place to be. Ignorance is not bliss in the case of entrepreneurship.

#1: ARE YOU A REALITY OR FANTASY ENTREPRENEUR?

Gut check: Do you really just love ...

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7 SOLOPRENEUR LESSONS FROM HURRICANE IRMA

 

There will be storms in your business. Preparing for them will take a lot of the damage, fear, heart-ache and panic out of the mix.  As a solopreneur, are you prepared?

Highlights from the video: 

Lesson #1: Take Your Time [1:43]

Lesson #2: Focus On What’s Most...

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