Have you already reached the moment when having a good job and a stable income is not enough? This is an amazing book which is very easy to read with clear and concise ideas, it has a lot to offer in the current credit crunch market as there are no shortages of business ideas and the set up costs are minimal which makes it affordable for both the consumer as well as the retailer.
Opening up a taco or food truck might not have been first on your list of ideas for a successful small town business, but depending on the location of your town, the seasonality of its residents, and the weather, starting a food truck business can be a great investment.
Many entrepreneurs never really think critically about what business to go into—they just do it. Maybe they have a little experience in one business, maybe they read an article somewhere about someone who made a lot of money in a particular type of business, and maybe it sounded like a cool and interesting thing to do.
Regardless of the business idea you choose for your small town, proper planning is essential to the success of the business And since owning a small business is both a major lifestyle and time commitment, make sure your choice is one you see bringing you both profit and joy for the foreseeable future.
Business continuity is a big issue in the past few years – with all the natural disasters (earthquakes, snow storms, etc.) and people movements (such as Occupy Wall Street) – businesses need to do strategic planning in ensuring their business continuity – or seek help from others to help them in their disaster planning, to the least.