Conventional wisdom (and many lawyers) will tell you that, if you’re a business owner or manager, you will get yourself in trouble if you don’t have a good business lawyer. But when I hear this, I view this as somewhat of a negative statement, which frankly annoys me. I assume that smart business people do not want to be belittled and told that, they if they don’t have a lawyer, they will be too naive or inexperienced to avoid pitfalls.
I must have dozed off because when I came to I already had ‘EMAIL FORSAGE FOREVER’ stenciled on my shoulder. It looked pretty good so far. The little flying envelope was really cute too. BeeBee mentioned that the next step was the point of no return. I eagerly nodded and told her to get going with the permanent ink. We started chatting about my tattoo choice and I told her the history of Email Marketing and how I had chosen to have my tattoo done at their store because of their creative e-newsletter. She told me that a fellow name Buzz took care of all the marketing but he was out on an errand right now.
In the process of running a business and selling a product, you will hear “no” more frequently than you hear “yes” (if you’re doing it right). What? By “doing it right”, we mean you are TRYING things. Some work. Some don’t.
Inadequate legal checkup is a common mistake made by most entrepreneurs when selling a business. You must strive to avoid this mistake because it’s deadly. One thing with this mistake is that it can earn you a lawsuit, financial losses or loss of certain rights.
If you are interested in an ice cream business, you can start by learning everything you can about the business. To help you have a good start, here are a few things that you may find useful in learning how to start an ice cream business.
A second reason this type of publicity is so powerful is because you can literally generate millions of dollars in free publicity if you know what you are doing. You may not be able to afford a full-page ad in a major magazine or newspaper. However, let the right person know about your story and that same publication will be all to happy to tell the world about you… and give them your website url and/or your toll-free phone number.
A Level three is one where the business no longer needs your daily participation to make it run. There are intelligent business controls in place, clear processes and procedures, and a winning management team to guide the venture. Your business’s success is independent of you. Working for your business is now a choice, not an obligation nor a requirement. You’re the owner of business that runs without needing your presence and efforts every day.