Opinions expressed by Contractor the contributors are theirs. I wrote several business plans while getting my MBA from the University of Buffalo. But, for some reason, I totally skipped that part when it was time to start my consulting business. My only real plan was to generate income, which oftenRead More →

You share everything with your loved one, but should you share starting a business with your partner? Only you and your partner can answer this question, but whether you have the ambition to run a dynamic business or want to earn some extra cash to help fund your common goals,Read More →

Learning how to write a business plan starts with understanding its purpose. A business plan is basically a plan explaining the key facts of a given business. These facts usually include the products or services he offers, how he makes (or will earn) money, and his marketing operations (how heRead More →

If you have a passion for helping people look their best and want to start your own business, the beauty industry may be the place for you. Cosmetics companies alone are a multi-billion dollar industry, and their numbers continue to grow. This is incredibly promising for beauty-focused entrepreneurs – andRead More →

London/Boston/Kansas City-based PSG have acquired a majority stake in Madrid-based end-to-end enterprise software provider Nalanda. Finances were not disclosed. The acquisition is expected to drive Nalanda’s international growth into new verticals and geographies through M&A activity. “Nalanda is a leading digital automation solution operating with a significant addressable market acrossRead More →

CBPR Three events during this week’s Rice Business Plan Competition (RBPC) — the world’s largest and richest student startup competition — will be broadcast live, according to an announcement from Rice University Jones Graduate School of Business. Organized by Rice Jones and the Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship, theRead More →

CBPR Three events during this week’s Rice Business Plan Competition (RBPC) — the world’s largest and richest student startup competition — will be broadcast live, according to an announcement from Rice University Jones Graduate School of Business. Organized by Rice Jones and the Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship, theRead More →

CBPR Three events during this week’s Rice Business Plan Competition (RBPC) — the world’s largest and richest student startup competition — will be broadcast live, according to an announcement from Rice University Jones Graduate School of Business. Organized by Rice Jones and the Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship, theRead More →

Having a true “blue” type personality (introverted and analytical), I often feel envy towards charismatic entrepreneurs (often extroverts) and especially the ease with which they can create new businesses and coordinate different activities.At the same time, I am amazed at how many of these successful entrepreneurs have low skills inRead More →