How do I rent an apartment on behalf of a small business? [more inside]
Accounting degree, experienced bookkeeper working for other folks, already know Quickbooks, etc. A small amount of capital ($5-6k) and a current part-time job that pays just enough to cover my expenses, but it's only going to last another year or so. I could go get another bookkeeping job, but I'm sick of making next to nothing and having next to no control over my work. How can I make myself viable as a business? [more inside]
I have grand ideas for an ecommerce web site and am curious about how to get where I need from an inventory perspective. [more inside]
What's the best bank for a small D.C.-based LLC? [more inside]
How can I conduct research into whether or not there would be any interest for a paid tutorial website? [more inside]
For my wife: What are the best ways to find opportunities for freelance bookkeeping and accounting work? [more inside]
How can I improve my small business's website? [more inside]
Looking for a good small business lawyer in the SF Bay area [more inside]
My dad plans to open up a small coffee shop -- how can I become more knowledgeable about such an endeavor so that I can be a better resource and support for him? [more inside]
How do I get clients for my newly-launched time management consulting firm? [more inside]
In Queensland, Australia: I've been laid off from a job for which I've never had a contract. No notice, no redundancy payments offered, etc. I'm screwed, right? I imagine so, but just checking. [more inside]
Small mobile development start up looking for advice on becoming an LLC and paying freelacers. [more inside]
How much money do I need to start my business? And am I foolish to think I will be able to do this?? [more inside]
SmallBusiness Filter: I need help with how my business partners and I get paid. [more inside]
I'm thinking of starting a small business - should I do it? [more inside]
What books and websites should a non-business-major read to learn about the legal and practical aspects of starting a small business partnership in the US (MD, to be exact)? [more inside]
How do I convince the boss that we need to deploy an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) project. [more inside]
I have several questions about starting a business. [more inside]
What are the advantages, disadvantages, and Important Things To Know about officially starting a business? [more inside]
StartupFilter: What questions would you ask a startup you were thinking of joining? What questions would you ask yourself?
More about the startup: its a software company that has VC funding. They are just starting to create the product. There's less than ten people involved.
More about me: a corporate monkey who's looking for a change in life if possible but can stay put if that's best. I have a good job salary-wise right now, but I do not feel like I am moving anywhere with it. I have worked long hours in the past and am interested in the product being created. I felt the need to post anonymously because I have posted about my job here before.
Can anyone recommend a small business lawyer in the Chicago area? Downtown is preferable. Also, does anyone have any idea of what basic services of starting a business through a lawyer would cost? Ballpark figure?