New Business Venture Tips

Entrepreneurship QuzziesFind inspiration for your new business venture with these tips

ST. PAUL,Minn. — Entrepreneurship can be a rewarding career path – you set your own hours, do something you love and answer only to yourself – but it also comes with many challenges. Deciding what kind of business to begin is the first obstacle.

“Generating business ideas is a must for any business venture,” says John J. Liptak, Ed.D., in his new book Entrepreneurship Quizzes. “In order to generate ideas for your business, you need to be observant, creative and knowledgeable. You can find business ideas in all sorts of places.”

To brainstorm ideas about products or services that may be profitable, consider Liptak’s following tips:

“Constantly think about new ideas and new ways of doing things,” Liptak says. “Think about what is needed in your town or community. You should also think about things that could be improved or a service that could be provided in a better way. Keep a running list of business ideas in a small notebook that you carry with you.”

Additional tips can be found in Entrepreneurship Quizzes. The book was published in April of 2012 and is available at major bookstores, and 

About John J. Liptak, Ed.D.

John Liptak is one of the leading developers of quantitative and qualitative career assessments in the country. He is the director of Career Assessment and Counseling at Radford University in Virginia, and president of the Center for Career Assessment, Inc. He consults on assessment development for schools and agencies and has developed specialized assessment instruments for use with clients. Liptak is a regular speaker at national and international conventions and wrote several best-selling career assessments available from JIST Publishing.

About JIST Publishing

JIST, America’s Career Publisher, is a division of EMC/Paradigm Publishing. As the leading publisher of job search, career and occupational information, JIST empowers today’s workforce and students to achieve long-lasting rewards in their careers.