TITLE

I can't get sick!

AUTHOR(S)
Moen, Darcy
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Fabricare Canada;Sep/Oct2005, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the impact of serious life-threatening illness of an entrepreneur on business. Advice to purchase a policy which can give resources to hire someone to replace the entrepreneur in his business; Citation of a case in which a cleaner had bought a state-of-the-art facility that was heavily financed; Importance of being prepared to cope financially with a critical illness.
ACCESSION #
18348917

 

Related Articles

  • Mastercraft owner adds his innovative genius to business. Chun-Tuck, Michelle // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;05/08/2000, Issue 322613, p9 

    Presents views of Steve Berglund, owner of Mastercraft Dry Cleaning stores, on issues related to business in Fresno, California. Influence of the father of Berglund on business operations; Emphasis on personal details in providing customer service; Decision to focus on a specific segment of the...

  • OUT ON A LIMB. Detamore-Rodman, Crystal // Entrepreneur;Mar2003, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p78 

    Highlights the success story of entrepreneurs in the U.S. History of the chocolate candy business The Chocolate Gecko owned by Lissa D'Aquanni; Overview of the garage door opener business for motorcyclists developed John Acosta; Financing for the business. INSETS: GET WHAT YOU CAN.;MONEY...

  • Managing cash: What a difference the days make! Mullins, John W.; Churchill, Neil C. // Business Horizons;Nov/Dec2004, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p79 

    These days, entrepreneurs and managers in growing companies find themselves searching for cash to fund their growth. A surprisingly good but often neglected place to look for it lies right under their noses on the company's balance sheet! Finding hidden cash on one's balance sheet by using the...

  • Entrepreneurial Response to “Bottom-up” Development Strategies in Zimbabwe. Chamlee-Wright, Emily // Review of Austrian Economics;Mar2005, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p5 

    Group lending and business training programs aimed at small-scale entrepreneurs have captured the interest of development scholars, practitioners, and donors since the 1980s. Yet these strategies have not had much impact in the context of urban Zimbabwe. Building upon ethnographic research...

  • The Bottom Of the Economic Pyramid. Hansen, Fay // Business Finance;May2005, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p7 

    This article asserts that the next business revolution will come from companies that serve the low-income markets of the developing world. It is no longer a question of whether the world's most successful companies will enter bottom-of-the-pyramid markets, but of how fast they can move to reach...

  • NEW VENTURE CREATION PROCESS: HOW NASCENT ENTREPRENEURS BEHAVE WHEN FORMING A NEW VENTURE. Perry, John; Farmer, Steven; Markova, Gergana; Pett, Timothy; Ruth, Derek; Wolff, James; Xin Yao // USASBE Conference Proceedings;2008, p1 

    New venture creation involves nascent entrepreneurs recognizing opportunities and exploiting those opportunities by taking action to create a new venture. In this symposium, we address the topic of new venture creation through studies of opportunity recognition, entrepreneurial identity, nascent...

  • Don't Let Claims Get You Down. Scott, Howard // American Drycleaner (Crain Communications Inc. (MI));Aug2005, Vol. 72 Issue 5, p64 

    The article presents the author's opinions regarding damage claims related to the dry cleaning industry. Claims can get emotional. A dry cleaner does not like to be told that he made a mistake or that he did not handle a garment correctly. Neither side wants to give in, or look foolish. Each...

  • Dollars to Donuts, Bet on Marketing. Schilling, Roger // American Drycleaner (Crain Communications Inc. (MI));Mar2004, Vol. 70 Issue 12, p30 

    The article presents the author's views on various aspects of marketing for the dry cleaning industry. He says that even after years of writing about it, many small-business operators still equate marketing only with Fortune 500 corporate giants and their teams of high-powered consultants. The...

  • A Dry Cleaner's Tax Guide. Battersby, Mark E. // American Drycleaner (American Trade Magazines LLC (ATM));Jan2016, Vol. 82 Issue 9, p28 

    The article offers several creative tax and financing strategies for dry cleaning companies in the U.S. to foster growth and increase profits as of January 2016. These strategies include looking at funding options aside from banks, using an employee stock ownership plan, and using crowdfunding...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics