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Bethany P.’s Avatar
Bethany P. Feb 10 108 views

What is the hardest part of starting up your own business?

I want to start a business after college where I could own my own bakery. I am a little nervous because I know this can be very challenging and want to prepare. start-ups cakedecorator...

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Tyler P. Feb 03 1034 views
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Jade L. Mar 19, 2018 365 views

How do you start a business?

I aspire to be an optometrist and hopefully start my own optometry practice cold. How would I go about doing this? optometry eye-care entrepreneurship ceo...

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Alina R. Mar 20, 2018 446 views

What are some tips for a beginning entrepreneur to learn about branding

I am a grad student starting a health and environmentally conscious skin care line and need to figure out what my company will embody. What are some suggestions I can get to help guide me towards my ideal customer, what my brand stands for and how it's different than the rest. I really want it...

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Jennifer H. Dec 08, 2017 594 views

How can you seize market opportunities?

My friend is thinking of doing some start-up projects, and she is not sure what to look for. start-ups how-do-you-start-a-business startups...

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Joy Z. Apr 29, 2017 652 views

How can students start up an organization?

I am planning to make an organization where people can support online learning, like Khan Academy, edX, and Coursera. I already have a plan of how to make a website and stuff, but I don't know if this is an organization, company, or charity. This plan also involves donating money. Right now I...

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Brittany P. Apr 12, 2017 782 views

How do you identify what product you could possibly sell in a local market?

According to a little homework I've done, reading online about what it takes to become an entrepreneur, you don't need to have a fresh, or ground-breaking idea to become a rich entrepreneur (Wal-Mart, Starbucks). I would like to do something that correlates with my passion for all things good...

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Liana S. Feb 17, 2017 1887 views

If I'm MISERABLE at college then what should I do?

“The world is in perpetual motion, and we must invent the things of tomorrow... Act with audacity.” – Madame Clicquot. I'm starting to become less risk averse and I may drop out or take a leave of absence from college because I hate it. I know it's easier to get a job with a degree but it is...

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Jackie G. Jan 17, 2017 711 views

What steps can I take to raise money for a cause?

I am very passionate about certain environmental and wildlife conservation causes. I have a few in mind that I would really love to start a charity for, but how would I go about this? How do I raise money and put together a 'campaign'? Are there any legal things I should know about? college...

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Chase M. Jan 09, 2017 625 views

Where is the best place to start a business?

I want to start a business, and I want to know the best place where I can start a business. I currently live in a small town in Indiana. I specifically want to know where whether I should locate myself in a city, suburb, or urban; I also want to know whether the city (if that's where I should...

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Anina H. Apr 27, 2016 2493 views

What are the advantages and disadvantages of working for a big corporation vs a smaller company or even startup?

Hi! My name is Anina and I'm a high school senior interning at Career Village. I'm curious to learn what influenced your decision to work for a big corporation over a smaller one (or vice versa). We don't hear as much about how people go about finding/selecting the companies they want to work...

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Luke M. Jan 29, 2014 1661 views

I would like to know how much capital is needed to start up a new game company?

My friend and I are writing a business plan, in our entrepreneurship class, over a console game company entrepreneurship video-games entrepreneur startups start-ups...

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