We all dream of owning a successful company, calling the shots and pocketing a nice paycheck every other week. Oh, there are plenty of dreams out there but how many of us actually take that first step toward financial independence and a quality of life that depends, not on the folks upstairs in the big offices, but on your own hard efforts. When you own the business, financial independence depends on you.

Thats why most people back away from business ownership. Fear of failure. Fear of looking foolish. Fear of what your family and friends will think if your new business doesnt soar like the American bald eagle - the American dream.

Ive had the satisfaction of starting start several businesses in my career, some more successful than others. However, even my "less than stellar" attempts at entrepreneurialship have taught me valuable lessons - lessons you can take with you to the kitchen table and start drawing up plans for your business.

So learn from someone whos enjoyed success and learned from missteps when it comes to starting your own business. For me, and millions like me, business ownership is the only way to go.

1. Consider your assets.
It takes money to start a new business but it doesnt take a lot of money to start all new businesses. An office cleaning service can get up and running on a couple of thousand dollars. A car detailing business would cost you even less.
But dont just consider cash on hand. Cons


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Mon, 19 Apr 2021 12:43:29 +0530


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Thu, 08 Apr 2021 12:42:47 +0530


Choice Equity Broking has come out with its report on Macrotech Developers. The research firm has recommended to #39;#39;Subscribe#39;#39; the ipo in its research report as on April 06, 2021.
Wed, 07 Apr 2021 16:41:54 +0530


The stock opened at Rs 492, down 1.6 percent from the issue price of Rs 500, but gained strength and ended 18 percent higher.
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Macrotech Developers incurred a net loss of Rs 264 crore during the nine months period ended December 2020 affected by COVID-19 and a one-time provision of Rs 500 crore
Wed, 07 Apr 2021 12:17:12 +0530


Macrotech Developers, which plans to raise Rs 2,500-crore through the IPO, has a land reserve of around 3,803 acres in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region with the potential to develop projects admeasuring around 322 million square feet of the developable area.
Wed, 07 Apr 2021 10:13:53 +0530


The company successfully raised Rs 453 crore through its public issue including fresh issue of Rs 180 crore which would be on net basis utilised for repaying debts.
Wed, 07 Apr 2021 10:00:54 +0530


Marquee names among foreign portfolio investors participated in the anchor book were American Funds Insurance, Ivanhoe OP India Inc, Bayvk A2 Fonds, Wellington Trust Company Brown Advisory and Government of Singapore.
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