The Springkode e-commerce platform allows manufacturers to sell their products and ship them straight from their factory to the consumer while dealing only with the B2B element of the transaction. Springkode does the rest.
Conversations can attract or repel high-paying clients. "The world needs more non-judgmental, thoughtful, and courageous conversations," says Katherine Eitel Belt, owner of LionSpeak Communications Coaching.
Avoid using bank loans to start a startup, build an MVP or quit your job. Unlike VC or Angel funds, loans have to be paid back no matter the performance of the business. Use loans to accelerate customer acquisition, recruit key players and expand through business acquisitions.
MBO Partners' 9th annual State of Independence Report finds that while those forced into freelancing by unemployment are flocking back to traditional jobs, many free agents don't want to give up the freedoms that come with self-employment.