Q: What is so great about your Money Magic concept? It seems fairly ordinary to me.
A: I have noticed during my public accounting career that many people have trouble starting and operating a money making venture. The Money Magic concept includes special self-empowerment methods that can help people overcome common roadblocks to success.
Q: One of your tools used to select small business ideas is based on startup costs. These costs seem somewhat high. Does it really cost this much to start a small business?
A: These dollar amounts assume that you pay for all the likely startup costs before beginning business operations. You might prefer to pay these costs only as needed for providing a particular service or information product.
However, you should always satisfy any governmental, legal, and insurance requirements before beginning business operations.
Q: Why have you included a section devoted to publicizing your separate ebook?
A: There are two reasons. First, this ebook is the ideal companion to this website. It is very empowering and can help people have more money and improve their lives in other ways. It is up to each visitor whether to review and purchase this low-cost ebook on the Kindle store.
Second, I may create other free websites. I don't want to associate this separate ebook only with this website. I may want to make this ebook a companion to one or more of these other websites. That is why I decided to keep this powerful personal empowerment information separate from this website.
Q: Looking over your About the Author page, you don't seem to have much to brag about. Didn't you use your own success secrets?
A: No, my revelations came to me late in life. The only projects that have benefited from them are this website and other free or low-cost information projects. Without the ambition and insights from these revelations, I couldn't have completed any of these worthwhile projects.
However, during 2015 I will begin training for a serious online career. Ask me on 12/31/2016 how much I have to brag about.
Q: Under the Rules for Success in Business page, you don't show any details for the two sets of critical tasks. Will you provide these details in the future?
A: As time allows, I will add these and other enhancements. For the present, I am concentrating on publicizing this website and my ebooks.
Q: How important is it for prospective business developers to read the pages about Should you start your own business?
A: If you don't have any experience in planning, starting, or running a business, you should review all the pages in this group.
Q: This section is too long and too complicated for me. Don't you have something simpler to help me start a small business?
Q: Do you have any hints about how an average person can start a small business?
A: Glad you asked. Here are some suggestions:
Become an above average person by reviewing and purchasing my low-cost Magic Success Secrets ebook. Then study the chapters in Part Two of the book to enhance your personal power. A good choice for starters might be "Chapter 7: Develop Empowering Beliefs" chapter.
Q: How can I know what type of service business I should try to start?
A: You should choose an activity that you enjoy doing and that you are qualified to perform. Start out in a small way with a low-cost, low-risk business venture. Be sure there is sufficient demand in your market area for the type of service you are planning. Keep your startup and operating expenses as low as possible.
Q: If I start a small business now, how can I get people to pay me if they are short of cash in hard times?
A: Instead of asking for money, ask for something else of value. Then you can trade these items for the things you need. In hard times, learning how to barter could be a lifesaver.