Wherever you are on the road to success, you can dodge the unhappy consequences of some of the more common mistakes that cause the early demise of new ventures by continually watching out for some common pitfalls. The fundamentals, the blocking and tackling of business, must be observed in order to prevent certain disaster. They won't prevent all disasters but, still, an ounce of prevention of the basic pitfalls is surely worth well more than a pound of cures.
So now that you're up and running, if you're not ready to deal with the many all-too-possible misadventures that can befall the under-prepared entrepreneur, make sure that you've covered the fundamentals:
- securing your success a look at security precautions that you can take to protect your business
- managing your risk a look at insuring your business against unexpected loss