Many businesses turn to consultants because they can’t do everything in-house anymore—so there’s never been a better time to start a consulting business.

Starting a Business

Why There’s Never Been a Better Time to Become a Consultant (and 15 Insights for Success)

Many businesses turn to consultants because they can’t do everything in-house anymore—so there’s never been a better time to start a consulting business.

By Elaine Biech |

Are You Ready to Run Your Own Gym or Fitness Center?

Owning a fitness center can be rewarding, but do you have what it takes? Learn how to set yourself apart in the competitive landscape of gym ownership.

By Bruce Hakutizwi |

Stop Apologizing: Widen Your Focus to Grow in Business and in Life

To be successful, do you really have to pick just one area to devote your attention? Here's why you should widen your focus—and why you shouldn't apologize for it.

By Alyssa Powell |

How to Start a Brewery: Growing Your Own Craft Beer Business

Want to learn how to start a brewery? This guide will tell you everything you need to know about starting a brewery, from planning, to licensing, and more.

By Anthony St. Clair |

How to Find Beta Testers to Validate Your Business Idea

You can't know for sure if everyone will be as excited about your new business as you are. But, getting beta testers to validate your business idea can help.

By Scott Miraglia |

5 People You Should Talk With Before Starting a Business

Thinking of becoming an entrepreneur and starting your own company? Make sure to talk to these 5 people before you start a business.

By Lisa Furgison |

How to Open a Business Bank Account

There’s more to opening a business bank account than going to your local branch and filling out an application. Here’s what you should consider.

By Lisa Furgison |

How to Apply for an EIN: Federal Tax ID Number

A federal tax ID number is also known as a federal employer identification number—also called an EIN or FEIN. Here's how to figure out if you need a federal employer identification number, and how to apply for one.

By Angelique O'Rourke |

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Many businesses turn to consultants because they can’t do everything in-house anymore—so there’s never been a better time to start a consulting business.