Whether you start a business to promote a good idea, to complement
retirement, or just to do it, keeping it afloat can be difficult—statistics say
that 80 percent of all small businesses fail within five years.
But your business can succeed, and 151 Quick Ideas for Start-Up
Entrepreneurs will help. This invaluable resource is designed to give
prospective entrepreneurs the tools they need, as well as provide existing
entrepreneurs with focused tips to increase profit.
The book breaks down the complex issues of starting and running a business
into a simple language anyone can understand. Every idea is market-tested
and proven to work. The ideas cover all aspects of small business
• Managing the Business
• Borrowing Money
• Financial Management
• Personal Time Management
James L. Silvester has been an independent management and financial
consultant for many years. He was president of Business Experts and
Business Advsiory Systems, Inc., and was an instructor on entrepreneurship
at Shenandoah University’s business school. Silvester has written three
books, How to Start, Finance, and Operate Your Own Business, Secrets of
Success in Your Own Business and 401 Questions Every Entrepreneur
Should Ask. He lives in Stephens City, Virginia.