Florida SBDC Business Blog

  • Business Headline: Take Your App Idea from Concept to Cash

    Take Your App Idea from Concept to Cash

    by Chris McCray | November 20, 2018 Many of us have been there.  You are sitting with a group of friends, and someone says, “There should be an app…”  Next thing you know, you have a full list of useful features and prices planned out.  […]

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  • Go with the Flow

    Finance: Go With the Flow to Check for Business Success

    by Michael Noel | November 20, 2018 Sometimes things just fall into place and all you have to do is go with the flow. Unless the flow is heading in the wrong direction! One of the main reasons new businesses fail is that they run […]

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  • A banker’s way of taking the guesswork out of financial projections

    A banker’s way of taking the guesswork out of financial projections

    by Brad Owens | November 7, 2018 The five essential components of financial projections are: 1) asset purchases 2) one-time costs 3) fixed costs 4) direct costs, and 5) sales. In order to develop financial projections for a start-up or existing business these five essential […]

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  • Perfect your business model with a cockroach startup

    Perfect your business model with a cockroach startup

    by Mitch Lairmore | November 6, 2018 Financing a startup can be a challenge. Commercial banks will shy away from startup companies because of the risk. The availability of U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) loans can encourage commercial banks to consider loaning money to startups […]

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  • 6 Best Practices for Effective Capability Statements

    6 Best Practices for Effective Capability Statements

    by Karen Krymski | Florida PTAC at USF | November 7, 2018 Many of the clients who seek government contracting assistance look to PTAC consultants for direction and strategy so that they can be successful vendors to the federal government. Initially, there are many boxes […]

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  • Six Steps to Financial Forecasting in Business

    Six Steps to Financial Forecasting in Business

    by Mitch Lairmore | November 6, 2018 A business plan is an absolute necessity if your business needs other people’s money (OPM) to get off the ground. A business plan is also very important for planning the cash needs for your new business or new […]

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