Archive for November 14, 2013
The idea of taking on the challenge of being able to open a small business is quite enticing for those with an entrepreneurial spirit. However, of the 400,000 or so that start up every year, up to a third will be out of business in the first year, and half will be closed for good in five, according to statistics from the U.S. Small Business Association. There are certainly a number of different factors that influence that trend, and every business will struggle for different reasons. However, getting help from talented small business service professionals can always be a smart move.
One of the main reasons that small businesses could fail is that, quite simply, they lack the visibility needed to consistently attract new customers. In today’s ultra-competitive marketplace, building a