Business Structure

Steps to Incorporating Your Business: Corporate Name Check & More

Incorporation is important for your business; it ensures limited liability of shareholders and ensures that personal assets cannot be seized to repay debts. Retirement plans, such as the 401k, are more easily set up with a corporation. It has become much easier to incorporate your business today, and the process involves just three basic steps.

Evaluating Strategic Business Alliances

Strategic Alliances are formal relationships between two or more parties for the objective of pursuing an agreed upon set of goals or meeting critical needs of business. Partners in a strategic alliance may provide resources like distribution channels, products, manufacturing capabilities and intellectual property and business expertise.

Business Partnership Opportunities: Types of Business Partnerships

There is a certain amount of serendipity in business relationships: sometimes the right one comes along at the right time and the right partnership is built to provide the right products or services to the right customers. Here’s how to build a little serendipity into your business for potential partnership success.

Partnership Agreements: Building Strong Partnerships

Partnering combines the strengths of two or more people into a business, often allowing that business to thrive because the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. But partnerships are not perfect. If you are thinking about starting a business, here are some things you’ll want to think about before partnering.

Finding a Business Structure for a Small Business

If you are still in the planning stages of starting a business, you will need to figure out what the best business structure is for you. There are advantages and disadvantages to each. In this article we’ll look at the major types and talk about why one or another may be right for you.

Choosing a Startup Business: Small Business Startup Ideas!

A business is not like your lawn-mower. You don’t go out and pull the cord to start it up. It’s more like your lawn: it needs to be watered and fed and nurtured if you want it to grow. That takes passion and dedication. In this article, we’re talking about how you can choose the best business for you.