The world of business is always changing -- especially as new laws take effect. In California, 2019 is bringing some important new changes that business owners need to note.
Are you contemplating buying an existing business?
Every successful business venture starts with a goal -- or a set of goals. However, effective goal setting is a learned skill -- not something that comes automatically to everyone.
You and your business partners may have a perfect relationship.
The Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA) started out as a relief measure designed to empower California employees against employers who violated the Labor Code. Under PAGA, employees step into the shoes of an enforcement agency and, as such, can recover civil penalties when violations are found.
Every business has to start somewhere -- Apple started in a garage and Facebook in a dorm room -- but it's important to look back at what went wrong and the mistakes that were made by startups that have gone before you so that you avoid some of the same problems.
Your business and your trademark are all tied closely together -- especially if you're a small business concentrating on just a few (or even only one) product that you want to bring to the world.
It seems like everybody knows somebody these days that's into a multi-level marketing plan.
Freelancers are in a somewhat unique position when it comes to deciding exactly what type of business they want to be.
Can you mix love and business without ruining both?