small business ideas

12 Ways to Come Up With Amazing New Small Business Ideas

Creating a business is one of the most exciting things you can do. It will also be one of the hardest, most stressful, testing ventures you go out on. And that’s what makes success so sweet.

Not every startup is going to be a hit. And even fantastic ideas can flounder with the wrong approach—just turn on Shark Tank one night and see what I mean. There are myriad ways of approaching the startup process, and there’s no one road to success. So when it comes to expansion, the doors are wide open for new ideas. Read More

biggest mistakes startups make

The Most Critical Mistake Startups Make That They Don’t Even Know They Are Making

Back in the day, I was lucky enough to work at an internet marketing agency for almost half a decade before I moved in-house.

In those five years I’ve been able to work with a lot of VC backed startups and help them grow from nothing to something. But let’s be honest, not every startup that I worked with made it so I’ve also seen my fair share of failures.

Although there are your typical reasons why a startup fails ranging from bad management decisions like scaling and expanding markets too fast to reckless spending where everyone in the office gets a $900 Airon chair. 

But there was one mistake I saw a lot of startups make that really led to their downfall. So what is it? Read More