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  • 4 Reasons People Don't Start a Business
    There are so many risks involved in beginning a business that the fears generally overtake the thoughts of success. Here are four barriers that keep people from starting a retail business, as well as tips for conquering those fears.

  • 10 Steps to Starting a Retail Business
    The dream of owning your own retail business can easily become a reality. It may take a lot of initial work, but with the right planning anyone can achieve their goals. The following steps to opening a retail business should be used as a guide in planning the business.

  • Is Retail Ownership Right for You?
    Do you have what it takes to own your own retail store? Anyone considering starting a business will probably answer 'yes' to that question. Choosing to become an entrepreneur is just like making any career decision. Before starting your business, take a moment to seriously consider your strengths, weaknesses and the qualities any good retailer should possess.

  • Myths of Retailing
    In retail, there are many misconceptions about what it takes to be successful. Whether our understanding of customers, marketing or other retailing information came from bad advice, myths, or elsewhere, negative information can have a profound impact on our business decisions. The following examines common (and some not-so-common) retail myths.

  • Pros & Cons of Starting a Retail Business
    If you are considering opening a retail store, the following highlights some ups and downs of retailing and can help you make an informed decision of whether or not retail ownership is right for you. Here are the good and bad aspects of retail ownership.

  • Types of Retail Ownership
    Entrepreneurs have many forms of retail business ownership available to them. Each business model has its own advantages, disadvantages, support and style. Choosing a type of retail business to start will depend on why you want to own a business, as well as your lifestyle, family, personality, basic skills and much more.


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