Can I Successfully Start My Own Business? | Business Town

Can I Successfully Start My Own Business?

I’ve got great news for you!

The short answer is YES!

Read on to get the longer answer…

Do you need a lot of money to start a business? No. There are many businesses you can start with very little money or even no money. I started most of my 17 businesses with less than $2,000. A few I started with virtually nothing.

Do you need experience to start a business? No. Experience is always helpful. But you don’t need experience to start most businesses. I started many of my businesses with no related experience.

You don’t need a lot of money or experience to start a business. I started my book publishing business that I sold for $40 million with only $1,500 and without any experience in the industry.

So what do you need to succeed in business?

You need commitment. You need to be willing to keep on plugging at your business over a period of time. Some businesses require much more effort than other businesses. Some can be started and operated part time. But all businesses will require some consistent effort over a period of time.

Do you need anything else beyond commitment and working hard to succeed in business?

You also need some basic knowledge. You need to know what are the critical issues when starting a business and how to approach them. This is very important. If you make good decisions at the beginning, your business will be highly likely to succeed for years to come.

Commitment and hard work may not be enough to ensure success. Because if you work on the wrong things, or do them the wrong way, then your business may still not succeed. You also need the knowledge to make good decisions.

What are some of the key issues that you need to understand before starting a business?

  • How to choose a great business idea
  • How your business will be different from competitors
  • Creating your business plan
  • Setting your pricing
  • Doing your marketing

How can you get the knowledge to make the best decisions when starting your business?

Watch the short video courses on BusinessTown and you will quickly learn everything you need to know.

Commitment and hard work isn’t always enough. There a few critical things that you need to know if you want your business to succeed. You can learn all of them on BusinessTown.

Our most popular course, Start-a-Business 101, will walk you step by step through the entire process of starting your own business.

Even if you have no business experience, BusinessTown will quickly turn you into a well-educated entrepreneur, ready and confident to start your own business. You will learn from highly experienced entrepreneurs who have been there and done it.

Through our website and courses we have helped over one million people start their own businesses and earn excellent incomes. Now, if you like, we can help you too.

You can try BusinessTown for free for 7 days. Get access to all of our courses including Start-a-Business 101 today.

Click here to learn more.

By Bob Adams, Harvard MBA, serial entrepreneur, and founder of BusinessTown. Bob has started dozens of successful businesses, including one he launched with $1500 and sold for $40 million. 

──────────

More popular articles:

7 Keys to Starting a Successful Business
Discover the most important factors for ensuring your entrepreneurial success.

The Best Businesses to Start with $10K
Find out what exciting businesses you can start with a small investment.

An Expert’s Guide to Raising Money for Your Business
Learn all kinds of creative ways to finance your new business.

100 Steps to Starting Your Own Business
Use this exceptionally comprehensive guide as your checklist for business success.

──────────

Do you want to learn how to start your own business? BusinessTown is here to help.

Our courses will show you how to start a business.

You’ll learn exactly what to do in short video courses. Even if you have no business experience, you’ll soon become a well-educated entrepreneur, ready and confident to start your own business.

Be your own boss and start a business you love.

Our courses will teach you everything you need to know to start and run your own business. You’ll be fully prepared to be your own boss, start a business you love, and enjoy financial freedom and independence.

You’ll find a course that’s perfect for you.

On BusinessTown you’ll get access to 130+ courses. Business ideas, business plans, marketing, how to get started…No matter where you are on your business journey, there is a course just for you.

Here are our 3 leading courses:

Start-a-Business 101

Learn all the basics of starting a business with this course. We will guide you step by stp through the entire process of becoming an entrepreneur. Our #1 most popular course. 12 lessons. 10  1⁄2 hours.

How to Find a Business Idea

Find the perfect business idea for you with this course. You’ll learn how to discover the best business ideas, how to evaluate them, and how to choose the very best one for you. 10 lessons. 2  1⁄2 hours.

How to Create a Business Plan

Learn how to create your business plan from scratch! This course will walk you through every step and includes a fill-in-the blanks business plan template and a complete sample plan. 9 lessons. 2 hours.

All Included Courses

With BusinessTown you’ll get instant and unlimited access to over 130 courses on starting and running a business.

 

You can try BusinessTown for free for 7 days

7 day free trial. Then $19.95/month. Cancel anytime.

You’ll get all the tools you need to start your business.

On BusinessTown you will get access to fill-in-the-blank templates and 50+ other downloadable tools.

Our most popular tools include:

  • 300 Best Business Ideas,111 pages
  • Business Idea Evaluation Worksheet
  • Ultimate Startup Checklist, 18 pages
  • Business Plan Template, 29 pages
  • Sample Business Plan, 35 pages
  • Financial Statement Templates

How BusinessTown is helping people start a business:

“For the first time in my life I’ve learned to conquer most of the things that kept me from starting my own business and becoming my own boss. I’m so happy to tell you that I now own a commercial cleaning company and it’s all thanks to BusinessTown.”   Grace B. – Started a commercial cleaning business

 

“BusinessTown so inspired me that I started a business and have started receiving orders. Your lessons on how to pick a business to start really got me going after I followed your steps to a tee. I’m excited to have a business of my very own.”    Bill B. – Started a product business

 

“When I found your courses, I was in such despair because nothing I had tried to get a business up and running had worked. I had thrown my hands in the air and just admitted that I just did not know what to do or how to do it! I was stuck. Then running across your courses was a godsend to me. I will be forever grateful. They give me the structure that I need in order to be successful. Thank you.”    Phyllis M. – Started an online business

Join over a million other people who have learned how to start a business with BusinessTown.

 

You can try BusinessTown for free for 7 days.

Start your free trial today and unlock everything BusinessTown has to offer. After the trial ends, BusinessTown is $19.95/ month. You can cancel anytime.