Security Terms Explained
If you are considering any type of business finance, its important before you enter into any type of discussion. That you start to get your head around some of the key fundamental security terms.
I have spent some time crafting out some of the key terms that my readers should understand.
lack of knowledge stifles entrepreneurs ability to make an informed choice
Over the years I have visited with many clients that have struggled at some point or another with cash flow.
Over the years debt crowdfunding has grown in popularity since the banks cut back on their lending to small businesses. This was reinforced by tighter lending controls which resulted in more and more business owners being turned down by the more traditional lenders.
Proposal Writing Part 3 Objectives - You need to make sure you provide enough information so that the prospect can understand it clearly.
However, you need to keep it broad enough so that it does not disclose your recommendations
We are still in the early infancy of alternative funding options like equity finance through crowdfunding. If you don’t believe me you only need to search google keyword planner. However, I believe that crowdfunding whether its from rewards, equity or debt. Is in fact the future for the next entrepreneur generation.
Just stop for one minute and take a look around you.
Check out this fantastic example of rewards based crowdfunding! By showing your support you get to look good in return! Well done Feature Box.
Crowd Sourced Equity Funding Series
In chapter 2 of this series crowdfunding series we are discussing crowd sourced equity funding.
In the first article we identified there were two main models of crowd sourced equity funding, Investor led, and Entrepreneur led.In this week’s article we will look at the process the entrepreneur has to follow if they wish to pursue the investor led approach.
Equity Investor Crowdfunding platforms over the last few years have been appearing on the UK funding scene. It’s fair to say its captured the imagination of the public and the media. It has given a landscape for every business owner to try its hand at obtaining equity investment.There are two models which you need to be aware of Investor led and Company led.
A good proposal is a big investment of your time, however done correctly it can mean lots of new business and increased revenue for your business.
When you need to write a proposal, there are three key ingredients you need to consider before you even get started.
Turn Motivation, Determination, Creativity, Hunger and Passion into the Next Innovative Product.
If you are starting a new business based on providing a better product with new capabilities. New technologies or even revamping a design into something new. Using patent box to protect any inventions your business makes is worth bearing in mind.
In this Intellectual Property IP series, in article one we discuss what exactly is it and how you need to protect it. In article two we discuss automatic copyright protection and infringement rights. In this article we discuss naming your business and how to use a trademark to protect it. We also look at the steps you should follow to ensure you are eligible to trademark your business name.
You get automatic copyright protection
So why is copyright so important, if it happens automatically when you create something.You don’t have to worry about it! Right?Its true your work will get automatic copyright protection when you create it. However, that does not mean no one will try to copy it. Plus, your copyright could become an asset, so you may want to look after it.
When people first start out they can often make the mistake of trying to focus their energies equally among various potential opportunities. However, most of them will not generate as much income as the top 20%.
Intellectual Property otherwise Known as Your Asset
I was spoilt for choice when looking at what I should cover in my next article series. However, as most of my readers are just starting out on their journey. I thought this series should be on IP or otherwise known as Intellectual Property.
So, if you are keen to start, grow and build your own brand this article series is a must for you.
You change so much when you start working from home
My life has been less stressful and I have not felt as tired since I started working from my home based business.
When I look back years later I cannot stop yourself from thinking. How did I survive corporate life!...
In this Vlog I will share with you how I have changed over the last few years.