Friday, May 8, 2009

Entrepreneurs Can Save the World

First off, a special welcome to all my new subscribers from Johnson & Wales University! It was a pleasure speaking with you a few days ago.

Please enjoy the video... "Entrepreneurs can change the world"
(if you can't see it, please click the link to the blog. You don't want to miss this one!)

Some amazing facts for you to chew on:

  • a microbusiness is any company with less than 5 employees
  • typical microbusiness startup capital is less than $7,000
  • 9 out of 10 businesses in the USA are microbusinesses
  • 91.3% of all companies are microbusinesses
  • there are more than 25 million microbusinesses (with more added every day)
  • microbusiness are expected to create 85,000 jobs per month!
  • 1 out of 6 people work for a microbusiness

Thanks to Siamak Taghaddos for the great video.

So what are you waiting for? Go start your microbusiness today!

Let me help you get started with $250k in nearly free tech tools:

Louis Rosas-Guyon's FREE 5-week e-Course for Eliminating Tech Costs
R-Squared Computing - Business Technology Coaches

Sources:

http://www.microenterpriseworks.org/index.asp?sid=17
http://blog.microenterprisejournal.com/2008/12/10/no-really-why-dont-nonemployers-count/
http://smallbiztrends.com/2009/01/5-key-microbusiness-trends-for-2009.html
http://community2.business.gov/t5/Small-Business-Matters/Is-Your-Small-Business-a-Microbusiness-If-So-You-May-Be-In-Luck/bc-p/529