Running a Business
Today’s business trend is entrepreneurship which is established by young people whose business spirit has been growing nowadays. Here, in Indonesia, many youngsters have their own creative materials and project that make these new-born business still capable of competing the long-time established corporation; however, many businessmen have not yet understood and implemented a green business that not only could save our environment, but also save their bills and thus, increasing profit income.
Green business means that using clean technology to provide energy in the production of goods done by a corporation or some sort of business; however, many businessmen still saw this clean and green means of running and moving their business as an expensive means and an obligation that force them to do such thing. The fact about green technology in business shows a contrasting idea: instead of making businessmen to spend a lot of money for such technology, the technology is long-lasting and is a money-saving. For example, a system of photovoltaic panel is cost half today than what it has three years ago, using LED lamp as a part of lighting system saves energy from 70% to 80%.
Most of the entrepreneurs are having the similar problem; they tend to have a problem to finance their business plan. There should be a smart strategy for an entrepreneur in order to successfully finance a business plan. The startup capital is actually very important for anyone who is about to start a new business.
Smart Plan to Finance a Business
The first thing to do when calculating the financing plan for beginning a new business is identifying the asset. An entrepreneur asset may include house, car and other valuable things. Valuable assets like house or car can be the simplest source to get the required financing solution; any entrepreneur can get a loan secured by the valuable assets like house or car.
Getting Investor to Finance a Business Plan
This second plan to finance a new business plan is practically about to find an investor that is willing to finance the business plan. It can be the simplest solution to finance a new business, but it is also very important to carefully understand the fine print. The investor is practically providing an equity investment rather than providing a loan; it means that the investor is practically having a co ownership with the financed entrepreneur.