These five steps suggest that prevention is better than a cure. With a proper foundation and legal guidance you can minimize potential problems before they have a chance to crop up to cause havoc in your business.
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If you are considering starting your own small business in the U.S., here are seven key steps to help you plan, organize, and access the resources you need to make your dream of self-employment and business ownership a reality.
Unfortunately employees get hurt and sick at work. It’s important to take care of them. After all, like you, they’re invested in growing your business.
Consultation with counsel and with any existing advisors, directors or key stockholders is often the best course when determining whether a strategic value-add person should be evaluated for an advisor or director role.
You probably enter into business contracts regularly. But do you understand contracts basics? Can you interpret boilerplate provisions? Are you sure your contract is enforceable?
What’s on your mind? Money most likely. Or maybe it’s “How am I going to fill that order for the new client I just landed?” Handling your small business’ legal affairs is probably not in the forefront of your mind. When you start a new business the concerns of obtaining clients and creating revenue take over but it is also very important to make sure your legal needs are covered. Why?