Tag: Businesses

Types of Businesses and Forms of Business Organizations

A business entity is an organization that uses economic resources to provide goods or services to customers in exchange for money or other goods and services.

Business organizations come in different types and in different forms of ownership.

3 Types of Business

There are three major types of businesses:

1. Service Business

A service type of business provides intangible products (products with no physical form). Service type firms offer professional skills, expertise, advice, and other similar products.

Examples of service businesses are: salons, repair shops, schools, banks, accounting firms, and law firms.

2. Merchandising Business

This type of business buys products at wholesale price and sells the same at retail price. They are known as “buy and sell” businesses. They make profit by selling the products at prices higher than their purchase costs.

A merchandising business sells a product without changing its form. Examples are: grocery stores, convenience stores,

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75 Ideas for Businesses You Can Launch for Cheap or Free

It takes courage and dedication to start your own business, but not much cash.

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Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own.

Today, many people today are looking to leave the daily grind for something that feeds their passion. People do not want to retire at the age of 60 (or older) to look back on life and feel they have wasted it.

Related: Need a Business Idea? Here are 55

Luckily, it is now increasingly easy to start a business from scratch without spending a fortune. Below, I’ve highlighted 75 varied business ideas you can start cheaply from the comfort of your own home. Some of the business ideas listed require nothing more than an internet connection, while others demand a level of licensing or a specific set of vocational skills…the choice is yours!

1. Making Chatbots 

I am quoted on entrepreneur.com as, 

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Businesses For Sale at GlobalBX

Business Broker Memberships

If you are looking to buy a business or sell a business, GlobalBX can help you.

GlobalBX is a free business for sale listing exchange that provides a confidential forum to facilitate the buying and selling of businesses.

We have over 6,753 Business Brokers and Agents using our services. Click here to view our Professionals Directory of Business Brokers and Agents.

Register Now as a GlobalBX Business Broker to:

  • 1. Reach thousands of qualified business buyers searching our businesses for sale everyday.
  • 2. Post an unlimited number of businesses listings for free.
  • 3. Track the number of times that your business listings have been searched.
  • 4. Have messages from business buyers sent to you confidentially via email.
  • 5. Enter your profile into our Professionals Directory, where thousands of business sellers and buyers look for assistance.
  • 6. Give your business listings greater exposure through our Multi-Site
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Business banking for small businesses in Connecticut at Putnam Ba

Supporting Local Businesses Through a Variety of Small Business Banking Services

At Putnam Bank, we believe a strong community depends on the success of local businesses run by people interested in creating a better place to live. We are lucky to serve business owners throughout our communities by providing a wide range of business banking services:

  • Deposit Accounts– whether you’re a sole proprietorship, non-profit, LLC or larger business, Putnam Bank offers a deposit account to fit your cash flow needs.
  • Business Online Banking– make your business finances easier to manage with Business Online Banking. It allows you to spend less time managing your money and more time managing your business.
  • Business Loans– from small start-ups to established companies, every business has financing needs. Putnam Bank’s commercial lenders identify your needs and provide you with the financing solutions.

Partner with a Bank that Cares for Your Business Banking

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BizBen.com | Official Site | California Businesses For Sale, Wanted To Buy Postings

Wanted: Skilled Home Health Agency – Five Counties Around LA County

Posting #: 261667

Status: Active

Refreshed: 3/17/2020

Contact: Ralph Santos

Phone: 818-731-7293

Phone: 888-736-2911

Financial Profile: The agency should be able to provide the last three-year tax returns with an annual gross income of $2 million and above and an EBITDA of $200,000 – $500,000 (before recasting).

Short Profile: Fast Track Posting We are looking for an accredited home health agency in the five counties surrounding Los Angeles. Ideally, the home health agency should have at least 5-10 managed care contracts to include LA Care, Health Net, and Care Centrix.
For Sale: Circle K C-Store, Gas Station, Real Estate – Highland, Inland Empire Area

Posting #: 260168

Status: Active

Refreshed: 3/23/2020

Contact: Victor Buendia

Phone: 714-863-5650 Cell

Phone: 714-863-5650 Text

Price: $2,900,000

Adj Net: Call

Down: Call

Financial Profile: Asking 2.9 Million Plus Inventory for Business and Real Property. Less Than 4

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The 10 Most Creative Small Businesses

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Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People in Business represent the best and the brightest in innovation and creation, but the companies they rep aren’t all powerhouses–yet. Here are 10 of the most creative small business drawn from our list of the 100.

1. Foursquare

No company is banking on our obsession with geolocation as well as Foursquare. The social networking app rewards users with points and badges for checking in at physical locations. Foursquare secured $1.35 million in funding this fall, and has more than 1 million users. The company has formed partnerships with Conde Nast, Zagat, the New York Times, and HBO to offer rewards to users, and with its fast growing network (10 people check-in every second), we can only expect more to be on the way. [Naveen Selvadurai #30]

2. Behance

Three years ago, Behance was born as a Web-based platform for creatives–a place to show of

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Small and Medium-Size Businesses – Apple

With the most powerful tools for business, you can solve problems more creatively, complete your tasks more simply, and collaborate with your team like never before. It’s work, only better.

This is Apple at Work.

The Apple Store is open for your business. Our team is available to show you how you can take your business paperless, collaborate more seamlessly, and manage your shop more smoothly.

Find a store near you

Sign contracts, manage time sheets, handle invoices, and more. It’s paperwork minus the work. And paper.


Scan and sign documents in a snap.


Keep everything in one place and access it anywhere.


Create logs and forms easily.

GoCanvas is available on the App Store


Get a client’s signature instantly.

DocuSign is available on the App Store

Work together in real time — whether it’s with your team across the table or your vendors across time 

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