Candice Landau

Managing Editor

Candice is the Managing Editor of Bplans. With a background in writing and digital marketing and an interest in technology, business, creativity and just about everything else, she aims to find the best answers to your questions. Follow Candice on Google+.

Recent Articles Published by Candice Landau

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Proven Strategies to Increase Your Nonprofit’s Revenue

We've created a list of strategies that will help you increase your nonprofit’s revenue so that you can not only stay in operation, but thrive. Read more »

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The Ultimate Guide to Starting a Software Company

SaaS industry revenue is projected to grow eight percent by 2018. If you want a slice of the pie, there isn’t a better time to get involved. To give you a better idea of what entrepreneurs in this industry are thinking about during each phase of the startup process, we created this guide. Read more »

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The David S. Rose Reading List for High-Growth Startups

Reading lists are dime a dozen, but reading lists that focus on rapid-growth startup businesses? Not so much. Here is David Rose's list of essential startup books. Read more »

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6 Tips to Maximize Your Coffee Shop’s Revenue

From putting the focus on more expensive “special drinks” to adding branded merchandise to your cafe, there are a number of things you can do to increase your revenue. Read more »

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The Startup Checklist for High-Growth, Scalable Businesses

When it comes to finding a complete guide on how to start a scalable, high-growth business, entrepreneurs have been short on options. That is, until now. Read more »

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6 Tried and Tested Strategies to Attract Customers to Your Restaurant

Whether you're still planning your restaurant or you've already started it, there are a number of strategies you can implement to increase your profit margins. From the tried-and-tested to the creative, these are restaurant hacks that work! Read more »

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How to Start a Real Estate Business

Wondering how to start a real estate business? If, on top of being personable, you’re also organized, ambitious, goal-oriented, and up for a challenge, real estate could be the career for you. Read more »

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How to Start a Cleaning Business

In this guide, you’ll get a better sense of the industry, what skills you should develop in order to be successful in it, and how to start. Read more »

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The Ultimate Inventor’s Guide to Inventing Things

In this article, we'll walk you through everything from coming up with a great business idea, through validating it, getting it protected, and figuring out whether to manufacture it, or license it. Let's go! Read more »

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How to Start a Farm: Your Complete Guide to Success

If a farming business sounds like your dream lifestyle, this guide is for you. It will walk you through every stage of starting a farm, from finding your niche and finding land, right through financing your farm and marketing your products. Read more »

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Free Business Proposal Template

In this free downloadable business proposal template, you’ll learn how to structure a business proposal, and what to include within one. Read more »

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What Small Business Opportunities Does the Future Hold?

If you haven't settled on a business idea yet, what about starting a business in an industry that will be in demand in the future? Here's how to find a small business opportunity that's right for you. Read more »

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36 Stocking Stuffer Ideas For Your Little Entrepreneur

Beyond a good education and brilliant parenting skills, how do you raise little entrepreneurs? Better yet, what does it even take to become an entrepreneur? Read more »

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How to Write Your First Job Description

Take the time now to start thinking about the type of person you may want to hire in the future. Your new employee’s values will have a big impact on your company, especially if you’re small. Read more »

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13 Out of the Ordinary Ways to Find the Perfect Business Location

Once you’ve read this article you will know what you need to think about when looking for a business location, and have a number of creative ways to do so! Read more »

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Should You Offer Equity Compensation to Employees?

If you’re giving a large percentage of your company to someone (and yes, two percent is large), you’re entering into a contract that’s a lot like marriage. Read more »

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1 Dream, 84 Steps to Make It a Reality [Free Startup Checklist]

To help make your dream more achievable, we’ve created a roadmap—a startup checklist. Read more »

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If You Want to Start a Business, Start Here

If you need an extra push to get into business, this is the information that we feel will give you the chutzpah to "go get ‘em!" Read more »

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How to Choose a Business Location

Choosing the right location is about so much more than finding the place that looks closest to the one you’ve envisioned. It’s about being somewhere your customers will see you, being in a competitive location, staying within budget, and meeting local and state regulations and laws. Let us guide you through the process. Read more »

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How to Start an Ebay Business

Interested in learning how to start an eBay business? Our guide will help you get started, and guide you through the process of starting a business on eBay. Read more »