Starting a business is easy – register a business name and you’re ready to go, but starting a successful business takes a bit more effort.

Over the years we’ve found most successful business owners have followed these simple steps.

Steps in Starting a Successful Business:

  • Have an idea
  • Research customers, competition, market & industry to determine if the idea is viable
  • Develop a business plan, estimate start up costs and cash flow for 1-2 years
  • Look for funding or financing
  • Create a marketing and digital marketing strategy
  • Talk to experienced entrepreneurs and potential customers
  • Obtain necessary registrations, licenses, permits and insurance

Implement your business plan = Open for business!