From the Inside Flap
No more excuses! It's okay if you don't have an MBA or $50,000or if you've never done it before. To get your business off the ground and into the marketplace, all you need is passion, support, and some small-business know-how. Fortunately, with Kick Start Your Dream Business in hand, you've already got all three.
In this equally informational and inspiring start-up guide, Romanus Wolter, a contagiously enthusiastic leader in small-business development, walks you each step of the way to both business and personal success. Wisely, your first stop is an assessment of your motivation and its compatibility with your business idea. Then, from brainstorming to bookkeeping, prototyping to patenting, Wolter thoroughly and energetically guides you the rest of the way to getting your business started . . . and keeping it and you going. Filled with empowering stories from real entrepreneurs and ready-to-implement techniques, Kick Start Your Dream Business gives you the encouragement and the knowledge to transform your dream business into a reality.
"Loaded with practical advice, helpful worksheets, and inspiring storiesthis book is a must for the would-be entrepreneur."Laurence Boldt, author of Zen and the Art of Making a Living
"Every day a thousand people invent the next big thing in the morning shower, and 999 of them forget all about it before they go out the door to work for somebody else. If you want to be that one in a thousand who makes a dream into reality, you can't afford not to use this book!"Donald Asher, Career Guru, author of The Overnight Resume
About the Author
ROMANUS WOLTER holds an M.A. in international marketing. As the director of the San Francisco Small Business Development Center, Romanus provided the proven tools and real-life information people need to be successful in a variety of industries. He currently leads "Kick Start" workshops to inspire people to bring their ideas into reality, to help business owners boost their sales, and to energize teams to achieve business goals. He is also a consultant to numerous economic development organizations. Romanus lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.