Business Bulletin

Check out the latest thoughts about using The Simple StartUp in classrooms, entrepreneurship, business ideas, teaching tips and more!

Lead Magnets & Sales Funnels

These are very powerful tools to have for getting your message out to customers about upcoming events or new products that your business is offering.

April 1, 2021 • Rob Phelan


Engage and Attract Customers With Your Content

One of the best ways to attract people to your social media platforms is to offer value beyond whatever your product or service is.

March 18, 2021 • Rob Phelan


Give Your Customers What They Want

If you feel like there is a strong demand from your customers for something new, you get to decide a) if you can make it happen, and b) does it fit with the growth plan for your business?

March 11, 2021 • Rob Phelan


Case Study: Virtual Gaming Tournaments from The Millionaire's Club

The learning experience is going to be so powerful for these students who have just come up with a way to create income for their club!

March 4, 2021 • Rob Phelan


Have You Started Your IRA Yet?

What I do with my Roth IRA is invest in Vanguard’s Total Stock Market Index Fund (VTI) so that I own a piece of every company in the US that is publicly traded. I am investing in other business owners and employees who are working hard, like me.

Feb. 25, 2021 • Rob Phelan


How to Plan for Taxes for Your Business

Unless your business is a separate legal entity, your earnings are treated as taxable personal income. Here’s my strategy for planning for tax season.

Feb. 18, 2021 • Rob Phelan


How to Use The Simple StartUp as a Fundraiser

An entrepreneurship project should be actively trying to solve a problem for people, rather than trying to convince them “buy” something they don’t need or want to support the organization.

Feb. 11, 2021 • Rob Phelan


How To Track Cashflow For Your Business

To get an accurate picture of how your business is doing, you are going to need to know all money in and all money out. Let's find out how to do that!

Feb. 4, 2021 • Rob Phelan


My Business is Profitable!... Now What?

At some point, you recognize that your business is pretty stable, and you’re hitting all your customers’ major pain points. Now what?

Jan. 28, 2021 • Rob Phelan


Small Business Series - Jewelry By Marina

Jan. 21, 2021 • Rob Phelan