Why is it Important to Incorporate?

Why is it Important to Incorporate?

Whether you’re just starting out or you’re already in business, it’s important for you to understand the benefits of incorporation for your business. Incorporation has a lot of advantages such as tax deductions, credibility and liability protection. It’s also a whole lot easier to raise capital for an incorporated business as opposed to other business structures such as sole proprietorship or partnerships. And who couldn’t use more capital? 😉

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Want more followers on Twitter? Try Tweepi.

As I’m sure you’re aware, Twitter is one of the most popular social media platforms. According to the Twitter quarterly report published in the last quarter of 2015, it has around 320 million active users worldwide; and even more impressive … the number of total registered users exceeds 1 billion!

The potential for marketers is huge!

Twitter offers a tremendous opportunity for startups and businesses alike to reach and interact with millions of people worldwide. But are all businesses interested in reaching everyone? The answer may surprise you …

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What is Traction and Why is it Important for Investors?

When most people hear the word ‘traction” the first thing that usually comes to their mind is the friction between two surfaces, screeching tires and halting cars. Did you perceive the same thing? Perhaps you did, perhaps you didn’t. When I first saw the word traction I was convinced it meant something like a transaction.  Google humbly corrected my misconception … traction literally does mean friction.

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Secrets of Content Marketing That Experts Don't Want You to Know

Secrets of Content Marketing That Experts Don’t Want You to Know

With more than 60% of businesses already using content marketing for their inbound marketing techniques, you can’t deny that it’s critical in establishing a brand’s online reputation. Today people aren’t impressed with traditional marketing techniques; they want more customized, genuine and focused information.

But wait … content marketing isn’t just good for impressing customers. Google loves it too. It’s one of the most popular marketing techniques for getting organic traffic and generating conversions.

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Startup Business Resources

Startup Business Resources

Most aspiring entrepreneurs start with high hopes and big dreams when they begin working on their first startup.  But then they come to realize that dreaming was far easier than actually accomplishing what they had set out to do. As problems start to pile up, hope starts to diminish and most people give up and move on to the next thing.

Before you think about throwing away your idea for the next shiny object, just ask yourself this: isn’t hard work part of the recipe for success? Sure, entrepreneurship is riskier than a regular 9 to 5 job, but profits can increase proportionally with risk. So don’t give up just yet.

If other entrepreneurs have made it in the past, why can’t you? You have something that they never had. You will now have startup business resources that do most of your work for you. Other entrepreneurs have had to spend days collecting the data which you can now get in minutes. If they made it, so can you. In fact, you can do it better 🙂

In this article you’ll find a collection of the best resources and tools that you can use to launch your startup…even on a shoestring budget. We here at StarterPad have personally used all the resources we recommend, so rest assured you’re in safe hands. Let’s get started.

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What is a social entrepreneur?

What is a Social Entrepreneur?

It took two decades for the average person to realize something that the business world knew long ago: a new idea in the hands of an entrepreneur is one of the most powerful catalysts of change in the world.

If you are familiar with business entrepreneurs then it won’t be difficult for you to understand who are ‘social entrepreneurs’, and what they do.  Social Entrepreneurs are actually heroes who solve society’s problems by coming up with new and innovative ideas. In other words (as defined by Forbes), Social Entrepreneurs are people who use business to solve society’s problems.

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