Kauffman Index Provides Insight into Startup Environment

Joe Johnson, Ph.D. Entrepreneur. Investor. Startup Expert. We don’t run our businesses in a vacuum. Anyone seeking to establish a startup should take careful note of the current business landscape so that they’re prepared to jump in with their eyes open. Entrepreneurial research can help you to determine whether it’s a good time to start [...]

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Staying Flexible While Starting Up

Joe Johnson, Ph.D. Entrepreneur. Investor. Startup Expert. A startup company is very much akin to an experiment. Despite beginning with an hypothesis that your product or service will fill a need of your target audience, you aren't completely sure whether that’s a sufficient foundation on which to build a profitable business. One possible path forward [...]

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Failing Gracefully: Learning From Disaster

Joe Johnson, Ph.D. Entrepreneur. Investor. Startup Expert. Most entrepreneurs have met with failure at least once in the course of their professional lives. There’s a reason that the fear of failure stops many from even attempting to start a business. Namely, that new businesses do fail more often than not. In an ideal world, our [...]

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Business Structures: Investigating Partnership Types

Joe Johnson, Ph.D. Entrepreneur. Investor. Startup Expert. The initial choice you make with respect to business structure may carry wide-ranging legal implications. Prior to committing to a particular structure, it’s essential to thoroughly investigate the potential impact of each on your company. Despite having covered the various available structures in a previous article, I wanted [...]

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How to Become a Social Entrepreneur (What is it, and How do you Do it?)

Joe Johnson, Ph.D. Entrepreneur. Investor. Startup Expert. Take a moment to consider everything happening in the world around you. As you do, you’ll begin to see that, while many things are wonderful, there are a similar (if not greater) number of negative issues. These negative issues affect the well-being of millions and it is this [...]

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