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Was there a specific life event that motivated you to work for yourself?
Major life events like having kids, getting laid off or relocating are often the impetus for deciding to work for yourself. Another common motivating factor? Realizing you’re ready to make some serious changes to your lifestyle and your work style. T...
by WillowOlder Content Chief in Starting up ‎January 18, 2018 11:03 AM
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VIDEO: How Demo Diva Turned a Passion for People and Community Into Good Business
Watch this Ways to Grow episode featuring Demo Diva! Owner Simone Bruni talks about her passion for people and her New Orleans community. Find out why he she believes she's not really in the demoliton business, but rather the business of being truste...
by ShanaNiederman Community Manager in Starting up ‎January 10, 2018 3:14 PM
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Defining Your Main Goal
One of our favorite things about being part of a community of people who work for themselves is fundamentally, we just kind of get each other. Even though we're at different stages of creating, building and growing a business, it's safe to say we all...
by Community Leader Community Leader in Starting up ‎January 04, 2018 11:44 AM
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Was there a specific life event that motivated you to work for yourself?
Major life events like having kids, getting laid off or relocating are often the impetus for deciding to work for yourself. Another common motivating factor? Realizing you’re ready to make some serious changes to your lifestyle and your work style. T...
by WillowOlder Content Chief in Starting up ‎January 18, 2018 11:03 AM
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VIDEO: How Demo Diva Turned a Passion for People and Community Into Good Business
Watch this Ways to Grow episode featuring Demo Diva! Owner Simone Bruni talks about her passion for people and her New Orleans community. Find out why he she believes she's not really in the demoliton business, but rather the business of being truste...
by ShanaNiederman Community Manager in Starting up ‎January 10, 2018 3:14 PM
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SKU
Hi, Its late and i cannot for the life of me figure out what the SKU section is for when you set up a service to invoice. Would appreciate the answer. Thanks in advance.
by Cheryl_Christie New Member in Starting up ‎January 10, 2018 9:43 AM
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Defining Your Main Goal
One of our favorite things about being part of a community of people who work for themselves is fundamentally, we just kind of get each other. Even though we're at different stages of creating, building and growing a business, it's safe to say we all...
by Community Leader Community Leader in Starting up ‎January 04, 2018 11:44 AM
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Who am I looking for?
2017 was my first year in business (Handyman/Construction services). Who should I contact about help filing my first year? I would like to do everything through the quickbooks/turbo tax software in hopes that I can repeat the process in the futre by ...
by Jayme Member in Starting up ‎January 04, 2018 6:26 AM
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Pitch competitions/events
Here nearby where I live, the #12 startup metro area in America, there are MANY different entities/orgs that put on events for those who are just starting up who wish to hone their idea(s) and receive on the spot feedback. Pitch events can definitely...
by SBSL-Founder-SJ Frequent Contributor in Starting up ‎January 03, 2018 2:51 PM
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Structuring a business
So, I am trying to structure a business with two partners. I’m not 100% of ownership or remuneration would love advice. So, partner A has a contact which can lead to a very lucrative contract. Partner B partner has the time and expertise to implement...
by SeekingInformat New Member in Starting up ‎December 16, 2017 8:32 AM
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“Backed by QuickBooks” Gives Cash to Compelling Campaigns (Crowdfunding Part Two)
What do popsicles, lipstick, sustainably raised meat and a run-down flower truck have in common? Two things. First, they’re all products featured in crowdfunding campaigns launched by enterprising entrepreneurs. Second – and most notably – these are ...
by WillowOlder Content Chief in Starting up ‎December 14, 2017 9:15 AM
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Presentation
How do you make powerful presentations?
by Emmet Established Member in Starting up ‎December 14, 2017 7:47 AM
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What are the best and worst things about hiring someone to build your company website?
I build websites for companies. I want to acentuate the postive and minimize the negative aspects of working with someone like me. What are some things that I should always remember to do? What are some bad experiences that you've had?
by butchewing Established Member in Starting up ‎December 11, 2017 5:30 AM
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How to Launch a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign (Crowdfunding Part One)
You’ve no doubt heard of popular crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter, Indiegogo or GoFundMe. But name-recognition is one thing. Understanding if crowdfunding is right for your business is something else entirely. Even more important? Figuring out how...
by WillowOlder Content Chief in Starting up ‎December 07, 2017 8:16 AM
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Finding people to sit down with
Hello , I’m trying to start my own store and my own eyelashes brand . Who should I look for that can help creat my eyelashes and my own clothing for my store
by ladawn New Member in Starting up ‎December 03, 2017 9:32 AM
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How to keep track of your finances
How do you keep track of your finances?
by TheQueenCEvents New Member in Starting up ‎November 29, 2017 1:28 PM
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Asset
Does any one have experience with setting up accounts for partnership with customer where you provide the hardware and they are providing software instead of the customer paying for the hardware we are to receive a percentage of the sales. So my comp...
by lesliemazion Member in Starting up ‎November 29, 2017 5:32 AM
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hardware
This discussion has been moved to "Do More with QuickBooks."
by JamesOng Community Host in Starting up ‎November 24, 2017 5:25 PM
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