Employing staff for your business

by Stephen Bones Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
At 59 years old I have had 25 years plus in the small business environment, I have been successful in building from a start up and also buying a going concern and developing the business to succesful profitable levels. These tips are based on my own journey between the age of 40-50.  My aim in choosing this subject will hopefully help any small business to succeed and miss the pit falls of failure.   Where do you find staff When employing staff for ...
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Business lease or buy ?

by Stephen Bones Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
At 59 years old I have had 25 years plus in the small business environment, I have been successful in building from a start up and also buying a going concern and developing the business to succesful profitable levels. These tips are based on my own journey between the age of 40-50.  My aim in choosing this subject will hopefully help any small business to succeed and miss the pit falls of failure.   Do You Buy Or Lease ? What is Leasehold What ...
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How do you finance a business

by Stephen Bones Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
At 59 years old I have had 25 years plus in the small business environment, I have been successful in building from a start up and also buying a going concern and developing the business to succesful profitable levels. These tips are based on my own journey between the age of 40-50.  My aim in choosing this subject will hopefully help any small business to succeed and miss the pit falls of failure.  How do you finance a business I found financing a ...
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What is defined as success

by Stephen Bones Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
At 59 years old I have had 25 years plus in the small business environment, I have been successful in building from a start up and also buying a going concern and developing the business to succesful profitable levels. These tips are based on my own journey between the age of 40-50.  My aim in choosing this subject will hopefully help any small business to succeed and miss the pit falls of failure.  What makes a person go into business or ...
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Business and corporate life stole my time

by Stephen Bones Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
At 59 years old I have had 25 years plus in the small business environment, I have been successful in building from a start up and also buying a going concern and developing the business to succesful profitable levels. These tips are based on my own journey between the age of 40-50.  My aim in choosing this subject will hopefully help any small business to succeed and miss the pit falls of failure.    How I lost time in business I wanted my ...
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How business has so much red tape

by Stephen Bones Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
At 59 years old I have had 25 years plus in the small business environment, I have been successful in building from a start up and also buying a going concern and developing the business to succesful profitable levels. These tips are based on my own journey between the age of 40-50.  My aim in choosing this subject will hopefully help any small business to succeed and miss the pit falls of failure.   Business now has so much red tape I found ...
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The right attitude in business

by Stephen Bones Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
At 59 years old I have had 25 years plus in the small business environment, I have been successful in building from a start up and also buying a going concern and developing the business to succesful profitable levels. These tips are based on my own journey between the age of 40-50.  My aim in choosing this subject will hopefully help any small business to succeed and miss the pit falls of failure.   Attitude from the business owner Creates a happy environment Staff are ...
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Running a business with staff

by Stephen Bones Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement
At 59 years old I have had 25 years plus in the small business environment, I have been successful in building from a start up and also buying a going concern and developing the business to succesful profitable levels. These tips are based on my own journey between the age of 40-50.  My aim in choosing this subject will hopefully help any small business to succeed and miss the pit falls of failure.  I was about 42 when I purchased a ...
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I found my self with no income at 58 years old

by Stephen Bones Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Finance
I started out in field sales at 21 and gradually worked my way to a better income by changing company's I worked for. I changed company's I worked for 3 times up to the age of 30. However all through this journey I wanted my own business and always had other small enterprises I would work at as well as my day job.  What was my purpose ? I wanted more out of life I wanted more income I wanted to succeed I wanted to ...
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Retailers and the changing trading environment

by Stephen Bones Business, Real Estate, Food and Drink
I have been in business for some 25 years plus I have been succesful and created assets I AM HAPPY WITH BUT OF COARSE NOT SATISFIED. Some business's were startup's some I bought going concerns and I have always had property to rent and create a passive income. I am choosing this subject to write about because in some way I may be able to help others in a similar position as I have been in. How retail has changed over the ...
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How traditional trading changed fast  

by Stephen Bones Business, Self Improvement
I realise now at 59, that from late forties onwards I was running a business or so I thought !! I have been in business for some 25 years plus I have been succesful and created assets I AM HAPPY WITH BUT OF COARSE NOT SATISFIED. Some business's were startup's some I bought going concerns and I have always had property to rent and create a passive income. I am choosing this subject to write about because in some way ...
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The change my in business aged 40-50

by Stephen Bones Business, Self Improvement, Reference and Education
 I have been in business for some 25 years plus I have been succesful and created assets I AM HAPPY WITH BUT OF COARSE NOT SATISFIED. Some business's were startup's some I bought going concerns and I have always had property to rent and create a passive income. I am choosing this subject to write about because in some way I may be able to help others in a similar position as I have been in. The lack of Re Investment ...
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The change in business aged 40-59

by Stephen Bones Business, Self Improvement
I realise now at 59 that from late forties onwards I was running a business or so i thought !! I have been in business for some 25 years plus I have been succesful and created assets I AM HAPPY WITH BUT OF COARSE NOT SATISFIED. Some business's were startup's some I bought going concerns and I have always had property to rent and create a passive income. I am choosing this subject to write about because in some way ...
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The change in business aged 40-50 pt 4

by Stephen Bones Business, Self Improvement
At 59 years old I have had 25 years plus in the small business environment, I have been successful in building from a start up and also buying a going concern and developing the business to succesful profitable levels. These tips are based on my own journey between the age of 40-50.  My aim in choosing this subject will hopefully help any small business to succeed and miss the pit falls of failure.  4 steps to creating more   Attitude = Failure or ...
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the change in business from 40 to 50 pt 3

by Stephen Bones Business, Self Improvement
At 59 years old I have had 25 years plus in the small business environment, I have been successful in building from a start up and also buying a going concern and developing the business to succesful profitable levels. These tips are based on my own journey between the age of 40-50.  My aim in choosing this subject will hopefully help any small business to succeed and miss the pit falls of failure.  5 steps to creating more When I planned yearly ...
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the change in business from 40 to 50 pt 2

by Stephen Bones Business, Self Improvement
At This point in my business life ( late 40's ) My success was starting to show. My customer base was growing and profitability was increasing. However this in my opinion is where things can start to go wrong. I have chosen this topic for a numbers of reasons , but mainly because I want to help anyone in business not to fall into the traps I did!!   Read on for further information. 3 steps to create more 1) Planning is still ...
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the change in business from 40 to 50

by Stephen Bones Business, Self Improvement
My life in business from 40-50 was when success started to happen, the company was growing . The company was profitable and our personal life materially got better. This was the time of the 2008 crash and due to the business I was in we benefitted from these market conditions. 3 steps to create more 1) Planning is key to business You now have your business up and running, your initial start up plan must be to some degree working. Now you need ...
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time for change at 40 part 4

by Stephen Bones Business, Home Based Business, Self Improvement
At 40 I knew I had to change my path, I was working closely with a man in a company who was causing me a lot of pain. I had equity in this company and the first goal was to retrieve my equity. The next was what was I going to do !!. This is where I learned a little about self development.I started to read and study "the power of your subconscious mind" by Joseph Murphy. This made me resourceful ...
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time for change at 40 part 3

by Stephen Bones Business, Self Improvement
At 40 I knew I had to change my path, I was working closely with a man in a company who was causing me a lot of pain. I had equity in this company and the first goal was to retrieve my equity. The next was what was I going to do !!. This is where I learned a little about self development.I started to read and study "the power of your subconscious mind" by Joseph Murphy. This made me resourceful ...
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time for career change at 40 part 2

by Stephen Bones Business, Self Improvement
When I took my first few steps into the world of enterprise I was working in field sales successfully and took the plunge into renting property. My first, was a shop with accommodation so I rented the shop seperatly to the accommodation therefore creating two incomes from the same building. This worked really well, I had planned if the property stood empty without tennant I could cover the mortgage repayment with my income from my day job. 3 steps to create ...
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