9 steps for a successful startup

1. Identifying a need in your (broadly defined) community   2. Identifying, utilizing and developing your talents and skills   3. Studying the market through market research    4. Maximizing operational efficiencies   5. Balancing a new business with a day job   6. Targeting your audience   7. Seeking a mentor    8. Operating… Read more »

1. Identifying a need in your (broadly defined) community

 

2. Identifying, utilizing and developing your talents and skills

 

3. Studying the market through market research 

 

4. Maximizing operational efficiencies

 

5. Balancing a new business with a day job

 

6. Targeting your audience

 

7. Seeking a mentor 

 

8. Operating globally 

 

9. Proving your business’ ability before expanding

 

Re-blog from Forbeshttp://www.forbes.com/sites/shawnoconnor/2013/10/08/step-9-for-a-successful-startup-prove-your-business-first-expand-later-2/