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The Life of An Entrepreneur

Presentation given on March 2, 2015 @ NSCC Kingstec

Strategies for “Going Global” – Global aspects of Entrepreneurship

Establish a presence on the Web Available 24 hours a day to anyone anywhere in the world 2.3 billion Web users worldwide 245 million in U.S. Nearly 2 billion in other countries 23% of global retail sales will take place online by 2015 62% of eBay transactions take place outside the U.S. More than 80% … Continue reading

Global Aspects of Entrepreneurship

Why “go global?” Offset sales declines in the domestic market Increase sales and profits Lower manufacturing and product costs Improve competitive position Raise quality levels Become more customer-oriented Before going global, ask: Is there a profitable foreign market in which our firm has the potential to be successful over the long run? Do we have … Continue reading

The “Secrets” to Successful Financing

1. Choosing the right sources of capital can be as important as choosing the right form of ownership or the right location 2. The money is out there; the key is knowing where to look 3. Raising money takes time and effort 4. Creativity counts.  Entrepreneurs have to be as creative in their searches for capital as they are … Continue reading