Starting a Business

How to Open a Successful Hair Salon

Planning to open a hair salon? Here's what you'll need to do to get started—plus tips from two successful salon owners.

By Lisa Furgison |

How a CRM Can Help You Transform Your Side Hustle Into a Business

A simple CRM system can cost only a few dollars each month, but it’s an investment that can scale as your side hustle turns into a full-fledged business.

By Alex Haimann |

How to Start a Bed and Breakfast

Have you always dreamed of starting a bed and breakfast? Here is the step-by-step information you need on what goes into launching your own B&B business.

By Tony Sekulich |

How to Start a Farm: Your Complete Guide to Success

If you're wondering how to start a farm, you've come to the right place. This guide will walk you through every stage of starting a farm, from finding land to financing and beyond.

By Candice Landau |

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 |

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