When a recession hits, it hits more than just entrepreneurs and business owners. It also hits the customer. This means that the customer will be narrowing down the products and services that are considered valuable to them.

With that, entrepreneurs should be willing to change their value offering. What they have to offer includes availability, convenient or inexpensive delivery, quality, extra support using the service, and other aspects that provide more value to the client or customer.

Put flexibility first.

Think about what will be the best business move. While an entrepreneur could cut production costs by investing in expensive…


Being a successful entrepreneur is more than just about owning your own business; it’s a state of mind. Before you can even get off the ground, it will take many hours of research and planning. Then, when you finally have enough capital to move forward, you will need the patience and perseverance to execute all that you’ve learned. In short, it will take strong organizational skills and, possibly, a change in lifestyle.

Carefully Schedule Your Tasks

If you don’t prioritize your most important tasks and do them by the scheduled time, you will find the hours of the day speeding by with very little…


A business plan is what separates successful businesses from failed ones. It’s what entrepreneurs look at when they need guidance and what keeps them consistent in direction. But creating a comprehensive business plan is much easier said than done, so here are four tips to help:

Gather Research

Most businesses spend more time trying to craft the perfect business plan than they do gathering data and analyzing their situation. To be able to write a business plan that covers everything, you’ll need to have an intimate understanding of your company, products and services, and competition. …


Starting your own business is a daunting task. As an aspiring entrepreneur, what are some of the best things you can do to ensure success for your career?

Some of the best advice is a matter of considering your values and how you will approach the problems ahead. The following will help you evaluate how you can launch your business with a mindset for success.

Don’t Underestimate The Power of Your Mindset

The proper mindset is an essential factor for entrepreneurs. You will have bad days, and you will have good days running your own business. …


Fundraising efforts can yield a significant amount of money needed to help people and organizations in need. That said, employing specific planning strategies might increase the profitability of such events. The most optimal fundraising gatherings might be organized by using planning techniques such as:

Determining Organizational Intentions

Event organizers must establish clear cut intentions . It is crucial to determine what the end game is. You need to ask questions, such as is raising funds the only aim, how much media attention should the event attract, and how much money should the gathering raise? …


Entrepreneurs are continually generating new business ideas, and it seems that new startup companies are popping up every minute. These ideas and companies are mainly created to solve a variety of business or consumer issues. For example, some startups seek to make improvements to modern technology and offer innovation to the numerous markets that exist. Several techniques separate successful startup companies from startups that seem to dissolve over time. The following are some of the core steps that new entrepreneurs should do when developing a startup company.

Plan, Then Take The Leap.

For any business idea to be successful, an entrepreneur needs to take the…

Bryan Rishforth

Based in Philadelphia, Bryan Rishforth is the Founder and Managing Partner of R&R Global Partners. Learn more at BryanRishforth.org.

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