Business failures at lowest level since '92
- Supporting Small Business. // Chartered Accountants Journal;Aug2001, Vol. 80 Issue 7, p41
Discusses the reasons on failure of small business for expansion in New Zealand. Lack of management ability to delegate; Failure to seek professional advice; Absence of plan for future of the business.
- Cautionary tales for entrepreneurs. Snyder, Eric // Inside Tucson Business;01/01/2001, Vol. 10 Issue 41, p4
Focuses on small business failures in Arizona. Prediction that the majority of small businesses in that area will fail; Common reasons why small businesses fail; Suggestion for future entrepreneurs to learn from the mistakes as well as the successes of those who came before them.
- Firm size, finance, and investment. Weinberg, John A. // Economic Quarterly (10697225);Winter94, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p19
Presents an alternative theoretical perspective on market failures based on the life cycle of firms. Differences between large and small firms in financial and investment behavior; Focus of traditional market failure interpretations; Public policy implications of studies on market failure.
- Five mistakes often made by small businesses. // Management Review;Sep82, Vol. 71 Issue 9, p5
Lists mistakes committed by small businesses which failed in the 1970s. Failure to achieve market uniqueness; Failure to develop market-centered strategies; Failure to manage daily operations.
- Why Small Businesses Fail. Monk, Richard // CMA Management;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 74 Issue 6, p12
Examines causes of small business failures in Canada. Failure rate of small businesses; Business skills needed by small-business owners to succeed; Prevention of business failures.
- Small business failure rates: Choice of definition and the size effect. Watson, John; Everett, Jim // Journal of Entrepreneurial & Small Business Finance;1996, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p271
Presents a study showing how reported failure rates may depend heavily on the definition of failure adopted, while examining the proposition that the results of previous studies reporting a negative association between propensity to fail and business size. Methodology used; Definitions of small...
- Knowing when to fold: Advice for the small business owner. Walter, Riley C. // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;5/30/2003, Issue 323093, p6
Discusses the signs that should tell the small business owner when it is time to close shop. Failure to meet targets; Customer complaints; Cash flow problems; Credit card abuse; Excessive turnover; Deferring payroll taxes.
- Universal Hillcrest closes. Harvey, Kenneth // Gay & Lesbian Times;1/28/2010, Issue 1153, p11
The article focuses on the closure of Universal Hillcrest, one of the newest additions to Hillcrest's night life scene, on December 31, 2009 after 21 months in business in California because of the global financial crisis.
- Business failures down. // Credit Management;Dec2000, p8
Reports the decline in business failures in Great Britain. Number of business failures in 1999 and 2000; Contention on higher preponderance of manufacturing businesses; Details of small business bankruptcies.
- Local Small Business Staying Ahead of the Curve. Allen, Paul // Business Journal (Central New York);11/03/2000, Vol. 14 Issue 44, p14
Reports on the failure rate for small businesses in Central New York. Major misconceptions of start-up businesspeople; Necessity of a business plan when starting a company; Need for sufficient capital when starting a small firm.