Tips to avoid the demise of your small business startup

(Link shared by Chris Smalley, Business Development Specialist, Small Business Development Center, OSU South Centers)

thumb-489549_1920“According to the Small Business Administration, only two-thirds of new businesses last at least two years, and 44 percent survive for at least four years.” So what can you do to keep your business alive?

Take a look at CNN Money (’s article, 10 Tips: Avoiding the startup graveyard, by Jessica Seid, staff writer, that was posted online on September 20, 2006 at 10:31 AM EDT. These tips span the years.