Posts Tagged ‘starting a business’

Entrepreneurship: It’s in Your Hands

Entrepreneurship: It’s in Your Hands
I talk and work with entrepreneurs on a daily basis in my role at the Columbus Chamber. Whether talking to someone on the phone or meeting face-to-face, the questions tend to be the same. How do I get started? Is there funding available to support by business? How do I become a certified business and...
May 13th, 2014 | Chamber Connection | Read More

5 Lessons for Succeeding as a Small Business Owner

5 Lessons for Succeeding as a Small Business Owner
Welcome to Buckeye Interactive’s new column on TheMetropreneur.com. I am Brad Griffith, President and Founder of Buckeye Interactive. I am a developer, a web strategist, a business owner, a husband and a father, and each role plays an important part in how I run my business. The lessons I learn every...
August 28th, 2013 | Interactive Strategies | Read More

Dare to Dream: Starting a Business is Not as Easy as It Appears

Dare to Dream: Starting a Business is Not as Easy as It Appears
I received a call the other day, as I often do, from an entrepreneur who wanted to know everything there was to know about starting a business. I began by asking the caller: • What kind of business are you interested in starting? • Do you have a business plan? • What kind of financing do you...
August 16th, 2013 | Chamber Connection | Read More

Entrepreneurial Business Law Clinic at OSU Helps Startups With Legal Tasks

Entrepreneurial Business Law Clinic at OSU Helps Startups With Legal Tasks
Many startups know one thing well – their idea and why they want to start a business. What they don’t always know  is the legal process and details it takes to get there. Ohio State’s Moritz College of Law is now accepting applications for their Entrepreneurial Business Law Clinic....
August 12th, 2013 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More

LLC vs. S Corporation: Which is Right for You?

LLC vs. S Corporation: Which is Right for You?
When it comes to starting your own business, there are many tasks you need to complete that may seem daunting, such as choosing your business structure. Between LLCs and S Corporations, you may not know which is right for you and your company. Below are a few differences between these two small-business-friendly...
July 4th, 2013 | $traight Talk | Read More

Upcoming Women in Business Event at Stonewall Columbus, December 6 2012

So You Think You Want to Start Your Own Business? – Key4Women and Stonewall Columbus present: Women in Business Event on Thursday, December 6, 2012. 6-7pm Panel Discussion 7-8pm Networking Mixer Free Cocktails and Light Appetizers Location: Stonewall Columbus Center on High 1160 North High Street Columbus,...
November 20th, 2012 | Upcoming Events | Read More

At Work: Sparkspace’s Inspiring Business Retreat

At Work: Sparkspace’s Inspiring Business Retreat
Mark Henson, the chief imagination officer of Sparkspace, has been building the company since 2000. He developed the idea of building a company around a business retreat center model while working for the design firm Fitch. He says Fitch provided a healthy environment for creativity. “It was a...
September 15th, 2011 | At Work | Read More