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Inc. Yourself: How to Profit by Setting Up Your Own Corporation
Inc. Yourself
How to Profit by Setting Up Your Own Corporation
Hardcover      ISBN: 1564146111
"Inc. Yourself is a true classic. I've recommended it hundreds of times." --Scott DeGarmo, former editor-in-chief, Success magazine "Judith McQuown always gives you the right advice to create and make your new business flourish. If you don't understand that your best wealth-builder is your own company, you will by the time you finish the latest edition of Inc. Yourself." --Adriane Berg, WABC Radio "Finally...a guide that cuts through all the legal jargon with clear and actionable information!! We recommend it on our national radio program ALL the time." --Daria Dolan and Ken Dolan, WOR Radio Network, CBS Television Inc. Yourself is the longest-selling business book in continuous print in the history of trade publishing, with more than 500,000 copies sold since 1977. This "entrepreneurial classic" (CNBC) is now completely revised and updated--and available in a lower-priced paperback--to help new and recent entrepreneurs. Written in clear, easy-to-understand language, Inc. Yourself is a no-nonsense, step-by-step guide to success. It provides meticulously researched information on the latest tax laws and legislation that affect individuals and small businesses. The following are just a few of the critical issues covered: - Selecting the right type of corporation for your business or profession. - Having your office home or away. - Designing the right pension plan. - Investing your corporate surplus. - Choosing the best benefits for your needs.
The Art Of The Start: The Time-Tested, Battle-Hardened Guide For Anyone Starting Anything
The Art Of The Start
The Time-Tested, Battle-Hardened Guide For Anyone Starting Anything
Hardcover      ISBN: 1591840562
Explains how to transform ideas into action, offering a step-by-step approach to launching great products, services, and companies and demonstrating how managers can unleash a creative approach to business at established companies.
The 1-Page Marketing Plan: Get New Customers, Make More Money, and Stand Out from the Crowd
The 1-Page Marketing Plan
Get New Customers, Make More Money, and Stand Out from the Crowd
Paperback      ISBN: 1989025013
WARNING: Do Not Read This Book If You Hate Money To build a successful business, you need to stop doing random acts of marketing and start following a reliable plan for rapid business growth. Traditionally, creating a marketing plan has been a difficult and time-consuming process, which is why it often doesn't get done. In The 1-Page Marketing Plan, serial entrepreneur and rebellious marketer Allan Dib reveals a marketing implementation breakthrough that makes creating a marketing plan simple and fast. It's literally a single page, divided up into nine squares. With it you'll be able to map out your own sophisticated marketing plan and go from zero to marketing hero. Whether you're just starting out or are an experienced entrepreneur, The 1-Page Marketing Plan is the easiest and fastest way to create a marketing plan that will propel your business growth. In this groundbreaking new book you'll discover: - How to get new customers, clients, or patients and how make more profit from existing ones. - Why “big business
The Yogi Entrepreneur: A Guid to Earning a Mindful Living Through Yoga
The Yogi Entrepreneur
A Guid to Earning a Mindful Living Through Yoga
2nd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 1492883301
Many yoga teachers are great at teaching but struggle with the business of yoga. The Yogi Entrepreneur is a powerful guidebook for the thousands of aspiring yoga teachers around the world who have a passion for sharing their yoga but resist the business of teaching.Based on decades of experience, Darren Main offers guidance for building classes, leading workshops and developing an ethical career as a yoga teacher. This second edition includes a new chapter on getting it all done and even more guidance around creating a dynamic website and and social networking presence. With more than fifty free and low-cost marketing tips and dozens of resources, this book will help teachers world-wide realize that balancing your checkbook can be every bit as yogic as doing a headstand. Whether you are a new teacher just getting started or a seasoned instructor looking for fresh ideas to breathe new life into your work, The Yogi Entrepreneur is the book for you.
Restaurant Success by the Numbers: A Money-Guy's Guide to Opening the Next New Hot Spot
Restaurant Success by the Numbers
A Money-Guy's Guide to Opening the Next New Hot Spot
2nd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 1607745585
This one-stop guide to opening a restaurant from an accountant-turned-restaurateur shows aspiring proprietors how to succeed in the crucial first year and beyond. Ninety percent of all restaurants fail, and those that succeed happened upon that mysterious X factor, right? Wrong! A man of many hats—money-guy, restaurant owner, and restaurant consultant—Roger Fields shows how a restaurant can survive its first year and keep diners coming back for years. Featuring real-life start-up stories (including many of the author’s own), this comprehensive how-to walks readers through the logistics of opening a restaurant: concept, location, menu, ambiance, staff, and, most important, profit. Updated to address current trends such as food trucks and to tackle online opportunities (and pitfalls!) including Groupon, Yelp, and Twitter, Restaurant Success by the Numbers remains a critical resource for navigating the food industry. Opening a restaurant isn’t easy, but this realistic dreamer’s guide helps set the table for lasting success.
Do Cool Sh*t: Quit Your Day Job, Start Your Own Business, and Live Happily Ever After
Do Cool Sh*t
Quit Your Day Job, Start Your Own Business, and Live Happily Ever After
Paperback      ISBN: 0062366858
Sharing her own adventures in entrepreneurship, the owner of Slice Perfect, a farm-to-table pizzeria in New York City, who has become an angel investor for other promising start-ups, offers practical, easy-to-follow advice, helping aspiring entrepreneurs make their own dream a reality. 25,000 first printing.
Tech Boss Lady: How to Start-Up, Disrupt, and Thrive As a Female Founder
Tech Boss Lady
How to Start-Up, Disrupt, and Thrive As a Female Founder
Hardcover      ISBN: 1580058280
The founder of Girls in Tech, a global non-profit dedicated to empowering, educating and mentoring women in the tech industry, offers first-hand accounts of the realities of startup, in this no-nonsense guide for the Tech Boss Lady within each of us. 30,000 first printing.
Uncharitable: How Restraints on Nonprofits Undermine Their Potential
Uncharitable
How Restraints on Nonprofits Undermine Their Potential
Paperback      ISBN: 1584659556
A courageous call to free charity from its ideological and economic constraints
The Introvert Entrepreneur: Amplify Your Strengths and Create Success on Your Own Terms
The Introvert Entrepreneur
Amplify Your Strengths and Create Success on Your Own Terms
Paperback      ISBN: 0399174834
A corporate trainer, certified coach and professional speaker shows introverts how to use their innate talents and balance their weaknesses with strengths in a business setting to become adept in networking, marketing, leadership and community building. Original.
Nonprofits in Crisis: Economic Development, Risk, and the Philanthropic Kuznets Curve
Nonprofits in Crisis
Economic Development, Risk, and the Philanthropic Kuznets Curve
Hardcover      ISBN: 0253006856
Why do some countries have a vibrant nonprofit sector while others do not? Nonprofits in Crisis explores the theory of risk as a major mechanism through which economic development influences the nonprofit sector. Nuno S. Themudo elaborates this idea by focusing on Mexican nonprofit organizations, which operate and strive to survive in a risky environment. The study of these nonprofits generates broader lessons about philanthropy and the nonprofit sector that complement wider cross-national statistical analysis.