What is a business? A Business is a group of people who have form a legally recognized organization designed to provide goods and/or services to consumers or other businesses. Business is people centric. Organized efficient effort.
Why? Reason to be? Desire Lifestyle Necessity Write down your motivations Control of your time Follow your dreams Money See Opportunity Do what you love!
Determination Choose to succeed. Declare it. Look in the mirror and say: “ I am in the business of __________.” or “I am a __________.” Congratulations you’re a Sole Proprietor! No additional paperwork required. “ The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a man's determination.” Tommy Lasorda
Define the path What kind of business are you going to have? What is it going to look like? Visualize it. Are you selling a product or a service? What is the benefit / advantage you provide? Who is going to benefit? What problem does your product or service solve ? “ Little by little one walks far” Peruvian Proverb Your business plan will include these.
“ Dealing with people is probably the biggest problem you face, especially if you are in business. Yes, and that is also true if you are a housewife, architect or engineer.” Dale Carnegie Build Your Team For your business to be successful you will need to work with people. <ul><li>Suppliers
C-Corp </li></ul></ul><ul><li>EIN Employer Identification Number </li></ul>(the social security for your business) Get started @ Secretary of State website http://www.sos.state.co.us/ http://www.irs.gov Local city site Bank Account Special Licenses? Insurance?
Take Action “ The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one.” Mark Twain
Your not alone Mark D. Lusher Omnidant LLC 1035 Pearl St. Fourth Floor Boulder, CO 80302 tel. 303.731.6072 cel 720.940.6629 [email_address] http://www.omnidant.com http://www.marklusher.com http://www.prosperingnow.com http://www.mindscapehosting.com "Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage.” Niccolo Machiavelli