Entrepreneurship is about transforming an idea with an acceptable amount of risk into something of value. Today, success in the fine arts requires good business sense and the same level of tenacity needed to launch a high tech startup. We’d […]

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Calendar year-end is a good time to think about tax season. Not surprising, the most important element of tax preparation is maintenance. There are many tools to help small business owners maintain their taxes throughout the year. Awareness paired with […]

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As an entrepreneur, do not make the mistake of thinking that your company is too small to need workers’ compensation insurance, also referred to as “workers’ comp”. First of all, unless you have less than five employees, you are probably […]

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Whether you need to lease commercial office space or retail space, it’s important to take the decision seriously. If you’re like most start-ups, your rental space will be a significant investment – both in up-front deposit costs and in monthly […]

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When we find ways to level the playing field for small businesses and entrepreneurs, we share them. The slowest of the herd get eaten. The view for the middle of the pack never changes. But those at the front eat […]

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In recent months, ActSeed has covered a range of topics entrepreneurs may need help understanding, including health care laws and new insurance mandates. Tax loopholes and small business incentives are also increasingly presenting challenges, as Juliana Davies explains below. Ms. […]

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Our “Ask ActSeed” team recently received a question from an entrepreneur who wanted to restart his company, find angel investors and be prepared to provide investors with the info they want. Here’s what we told him: “The information below is an […]

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Starting a new business venture is an exciting time full of hope and dreams. Unfortunately, the formation of a new business entity is also filled with complicated, bureaucratic formalities that can confuse and frustrate even the most experienced entrepreneur and […]

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