Entrepreneur Korea Interview

Part of my ongoing effort to keep up to date on events occurring in South Korea, I joined Entrepreneurs In Seoul Facebook group. Tony is another member within the group and he recently launched a new venture Entrepreneur Korea. I asked if he would be willing to share with Korean Convenience readers about his experiences? The following interview was written by Tony about his experiences … Continue reading Entrepreneur Korea Interview

National Small Business Week Virtual Conference

Lessons I Learned During The National Small Business Week If you’re in the trenches of starting a business than you’ve probably come across various virtual conferences, podcast, webinars, and workshops offering advice.  Some of the advice is given freely and some of the advice comes with a price tag. Recently, the Small Business Administration launched their first national small business week virtual conference.  I signed … Continue reading National Small Business Week Virtual Conference

Small Business Grant Writing Basics

15 Tips for Writing A Grant Proposal    There are many categories for grant allocations (Federal, State, Local, Corporate) geared towards small businesses.  Although, the writing process may seem daunting these awards can be great resources for entrepreneurs. Here are some basics tips for writing your next grant proposal or crowdsourcing campaigns. Understanding the grant proposal eligibility requirements:  i.e. locations, demographics, company industry, detailed explanation of how … Continue reading Small Business Grant Writing Basics

How To Find The Right International Franchise

Are You Interested In Owning A Business Overseas? I read an article that stated opening an iPhone repair shop is a great startup business.  It’s also a skill set that you can use international or in the U.S.  The statistics stated that iPhone repair shops owners can charge $60 to repair your iPhone (price varies by region). This means if you repair 10 phones a … Continue reading How To Find The Right International Franchise

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Startup Visa Intellectual Property Rights Presentations

Startup Visa – Oasis 1 Class Recap After completing the Oasis Four class I was sent an email alerting me to the upcoming Oasis-One class.  The Intellectual Property Rights class consisted of a two-hour orientation.  The remaining two classes were held from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. the following Saturday and Sunday. On the first night of class, I got lost trying to find the … Continue reading Startup Visa Intellectual Property Rights Presentations

Tips For Bloggers and Entrepreneurs

Tips For Bloggers And Entrepreneurs

Tips For Bloggers And Entrepreneurs The learning curve of starting a small business has been a steep and steady incline.  The age-old adage one step forward, two steps back swirls around in my head.  Whether it has been learning new social sharing applications like Pinterest or trying to articulate business goals while writing a business plan.  You don’t know, what you don’t know until you … Continue reading Tips For Bloggers And Entrepreneurs