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Have Entrepreneurial Dreams? Watch These 11 Industries in 2019

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 10, 2019 4:45:00 PM / by Benetrends posted in business startup, 2019, small business ideas

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According to May 2019 figures from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), approximately 3.4 million people voluntarily left their jobs in March of 2019. Many of these former employees made the choice to leave corporate America to pursue their own entrepreneurial ambitions.

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Is Your 2019 Business Budget Realistic?

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 4, 2019 10:29:00 AM / by Benetrends posted in small business funding, business startup, 2019

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Is your 2019 business budget realistic? As the new year opens, it is important to take a look at your budget and make some strategic decisions that will position your company for a successful 2019.

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Top 7 Online Businesses for Entrepreneurs for 2019

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 27, 2018 10:00:00 AM / by Molly Klein posted in business startup, 2019, small business ideas

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If you are considering starting an online business, there are many options available to you. 

Choosing the right online business means doing a little homework, as seen in the recent post, E-Commerce 101: How to Start an Online Business. It also means selecting a venture that fits with your background, expertise, and interests.

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Ageism Denied: 5 Reasons Senior-Run Startups Succeed

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 27, 2018 9:02:07 AM / by Molly Klein posted in small business funding, business startup, senior entrepreneurs

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Margaret Lewis had a great job and a great salary in what she described as the high point of her career. It was 2016 when she suffered a stroke and was hospitalized for 23 days.

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7 Top Tips for Senior Women Entrepreneurs

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 6, 2018 11:00:00 AM / by Benetrends posted in women entrepreneurs, business startup, senior entrepreneurs

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Women over 50 have the skills, experiences, and talent to be successful entrepreneurs. As seen in the recent post, The Senior Startup: Tales from the Second Act, there are powerful stories of women who have made the leap to make their entrepreneurial dreams a reality.

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The Senior Startup: Tales from the Second Act

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 30, 2018 11:00:00 AM / by Benetrends posted in small business funding, business startup, senior entrepreneurs

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Age is just a number. For entrepreneurs over 50, age – and the wisdom, experience, and insights it provides – are invaluable when contemplating starting a business.

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Women Entrepreneurs Then and Now: A Twenty-Year Perspective on Funding

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 14, 2018 9:00:00 AM / by Molly Klein posted in women entrepreneurs, small business funding, business startup

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Women have made meaningful strides when it comes to entrepreneurship during the past 20 years, according to data released from the latest Kauffman Index study of startup activity. However, having access to capital to start and grow businesses continues to be a challenge for female entrepreneurs.

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Should You Register Your Business as a Women-Owned Business?

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 15, 2018 12:00:00 AM / by Benetrends posted in women entrepreneurs, small business funding, business startup

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Women-owned businesses can leverage financing options and preferred-vendor status with various federal departments by registering as such. Taking advantage of these opportunities, depending on the industry, can open up major perks for women looking to start or grow their own companies.

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6 Things Women Entrepreneurs Should Know

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 12, 2018 4:04:25 PM / by Molly Klein posted in women entrepreneurs, small business funding, business startup, women owned businesses

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Women business owners face a different set of challenges than their male counterparts. In a prior blog, the hurdles range from societal obstacles and misperceptions to a lower rate of acceptance for small business loans.

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Should You Use Credit Cards to Fund Your Startup?

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 8, 2017 9:00:00 AM / by Molly Klein posted in small business funding, business startup, business planning resources

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Finding the right source of funding for your business can be challenging. Whether it is securing bank loans, using venture capital or angel investors, or relying on your own savings, the process can be stressful, slow, and time-consuming.

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