For many capitalists, a business bottom line is one of the most significant piece of information in the company’s balance sheet. At Brunel we provide many opportunities and experiences within your degree programme and beyond – work-based learning, professional support services, volunteering, mentoring, sports, arts, clubs, societies, and much, much more – and we encourage you to make the most of them, so that you can make the most of yourself.
In a session on effectively reaching minority-owned businesses, representatives from Black Business Investment Fund of Florida, VEDC, and the Minority Business Development Agency talked about the disparities in personal wealth, business experience, and business networks that create barriers for minority-owned businesses.
The business owner in our example has automatically put her efforts into marketing to a targeted audience, without the need for market research or other costly methods to find the people who would be more likely to purchase her scrapbooking supplies.
There are several ways through which you can get business finance, but again depending on the level of growth at which the enterprise is. For start up finance, you may consider going for a loan from financial institutions like banks and other lending firms.
Some of the advantages of equity finance include your investor being committed to your business and intended projects, they can bring valuable skills, contracts and experience to your business and they can assist you with strategy and decision making as well as often being prepared to follow up funding as your business grows.