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How is the fitness business changing?

I loved going to the gym but in my state they didn’t even discuss reopening them. Gyms are extrenely cheap and I suppose their business model accounts for a lot of unused memberships, but are they going to raise prices when they’re forced to cut capacity in half or less? View Reddit by ThomasP32 – […]

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Biotech Startup question

Biotech startup question: Considering a job offer from a biotech start-up and wondering how to factor equity into the considerations. What percentage equity would people expect to be offered to a senior leader, one of 5 or 6 people reporting to a CSO, coming on at the same time as the series A funding round […]

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Former shy entrepreneur who would love to ask you a question!

I assume you are pretty cool people who are passionate about your business. I’ve noticed a lot of entrepreneurs don’t have a lot of time to live their optimal social/dating life. I definetely understand this, and would love to learn what you would want to be even better at to live your ideal dating life? […]

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PSA: When you open an LLC people try and scam ya about Labor Posters.

I recently opened another LLC. As always, I started getting a lot of official looking letters around regulations for my business. The one that looks the most official is the need for labor posters. [What the document looks like.](https://imgur.com/a/ASCsjqZ) It talks about audits and being out of compliance. Along with that it talks about the […]

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Building a great product only gets you 20% there

Original post – [https://breue.com/building_a_great_product_only_gets_you_20_percent_there](https://breue.com/building_a_great_product_only_gets_you_20_percent_there) ———————————————- “If you build it, they will come.” Except, they won’t. Even after begging them to, they won’t. Maybe they’ll tell you they even hate it. A lot of first-time founders think that if they build a great product, it will take over the world. That’s it, you just build it, […]

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How do I go about starting a sweet hamper box?

I understand this idea is not new in anyway, shape or form, but the idea struck me and I do like the potential it has. ​ Websites like this: [https://www.retrosweets.co.uk/](https://www.retrosweets.co.uk/) Are building hampers and selling the sweets I assume they purchase from sites such as: [https://www.appletonsweets.co.uk/](https://www.appletonsweets.co.uk/) Splitting the products and making a decent margin ​ […]

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Intentionally losing control of my company/board

I’ll start with some background bullets points: – Bootstrapped a company, profitable (couple of millions I’ve mostly taken home) – Ran said company (almost) into the ground – I’m creative but bad with money and management (probably related to the fact that I’m bi-polar). As part of a re-organization I realized I need “grownups” running […]

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What is the most untrustworthy thing that you have ever done, suffered, or witnessed?

So, you’re in an unsafe, unsupportive environment, where colleagues will betray your trust and running away is not an option. What happened? View Reddit by Character-Comb – View Source

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Using Independent Contractors (New York State) for Service-Based Business

Hello, I am in the process of building a local service-based business (Grass Mowing) and I know how to build a website and generate leads, but I never hired independent subs to actually do the work? I plan on forming an LLC and will do background checks on my subs and verify they have insurance. […]

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Extreme Guilt About Resigning

The title says it all. I’m at a small start-up and found another opportunity (at another start-up) better suited for me; and not as risky as my current start-up, which honestly is struggling due to the pandemic. But I feel incredibly guilty for leaving as I’ve had a short tenure there and there’s still an […]