Is Saturday a Business Day?

by / ⠀Blog / June 28, 2022
is saturday a business day

Most countries consider the 40-hour work week, Monday through Friday, the traditional work week. Most people consider Saturday and Sunday as the weekend. Though a lot of service industries such as banks are not open on the weekends, other types of jobs such as retail, fast food, and many entertainment venues are open. So, is Saturday a business day? Many people are off during the weekend and so…

Incubator Definition: What Is It And Examples

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship / June 27, 2022
incubator definition

Not many know what exactly a business incubator refers to. But the truth is, there are over 1000 business incubators in the US alone. Yes, incubators are all around you even though you don’t recognize them. And once you realize their potential, you won’t be able to stay away from them for long as an entrepreneur either. So, let’s get to the incubator definition and exactly what it…

Avoid Giving Away Too Much Equity: Ten Easy Tips

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship Finance Startup Advice / June 24, 2022
avoid giving away too much equity

Let’s imagine that you are a brilliant entrepreneur. You get your eureka moment with an idea that can help people. You do everything in your power to create the product or service. Or, at least a prototype. You test it with potential buyers and you have a business plan all set and ready to go. Awesome! But one problem exists: You don’t have any money to get this…

Developing an MVP: How to Evaluate a New Startup Idea

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship Startup Advice / June 23, 2022
developing an MVP

Have you ever heard of the term “good idea, poor execution?” It can be a common phrase, especially in the more artistic career fields such as writing or cinema. But, the phrase can be said in many other career fields: architecture, cooking, and business. Millions of business ideas exist and thousands of start-up companies form every week across the world. Many ideas are interesting, helpful, and even a…

What Is A Social Impact Business? Why They Are Critical for The Future

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship / June 10, 2022

If you are one to pay attention to the trends and news of the business world, then chances are you have come across the term “social impact.” In fact, you probably have seen multiple businesses market themselves as embracing social impact. In 2018, a study discovered that at least 78% of American consumers expect businesses to make a positive impact on society. For the past decade, businesses had…

Tips for Starting A Business in A New Industry

by / ⠀Career Advice Entrepreneurship / June 10, 2022
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This is the era of diversifying. No one remains limited in a particular industry these days. Take Elon Musk, for example. He is running an array of companies in such diversified industries. And that too successfully! It’s not really surprising that more people are now considering starting a business outside their niche industry. Of course, the prospect seems lucrative, but it’s pretty challenging too. Yes, the market ignorance…

Are You Selling on Amazon: Here Are Five Mistakes to Avoid

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship Finding Customers / June 9, 2022
selling on amazon

Amazon is among the biggest eCommerce platforms. It’s not really surprising that so many brands now sell on Amazon. But this also paves the way for a problem. When so many renowned brands showcase their products on the platform, standing out and being noticed can be quite a challenge. Let’s not forget millions of sellers are eyeing the same position on Amazon. But that does not mean you…

_Business: A Complete Guide

by / ⠀Career Advice Entrepreneurship Startup Advice / May 26, 2022

_Business is the process of creating value by offering products or services to meet demand. A business can also be a stand alone entity for a single process of creating value. For example, an ice cream business focuses on the selling ice cream process of creating value. Recently my _business, Idea Lemon, celebrated its 4 year anniversary. I use the word ‘celebrated’ loosely because really that meant Linkedin…

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