Foley Library closing at 5 pm on Wednesday, June 22 due to Foley Fun Days Parade

Home Page
Home Page
 New Catalog 
 Digital Library 
 My Account 
 Suggest a Title 
BasicSearch by KeywordAlphabetical SearchSearch by NumberAdvancedDatabasesNew, Best & FunHistory
Search:    Refine Search  
> You're searching: Great River Regional Library
Item Information
 More by this author
  • Mignogna, Adeena.
  • Retail trade -- Ownership.
  • Stores, Retail -- Management.
  • New business enterprises -- Vocational guidance.
     Browse Catalog
      by author:
  •  Mignogna, Adeena.
      by title:
  •  Minding my business ...
      Permanent Link
     MARC Display
    Minding my business : the complete, no-nonsense, start-to-finish guide to owning and running your own store / by Adeena Mignogna.
    by Mignogna, Adeena.
    New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2013]
  • Retail trade -- Ownership.
  • Stores, Retail -- Management.
  • New business enterprises -- Vocational guidance.
  • ISBN: 
    9781626360075 (pbk.) :
    1626360073 (pbk.) :
    Bib #: 
    ix, 336 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
    Preface: Why I wrote this book -- My, what a cute little store! Introduction -- The Pot & Bead : a new life -- You want to do what? : perceptions of retail -- Leasing, landlords, and opening late -- Safe and secure -- Employees -- Follow your gut (or how to lose a lot of money trying to buy someone else's business) -- Customers--ya gotta love them -- Competition -- They gotta know you're there -- Putting the social in social media -- Hard work does not equal money in your pocket -- Other things that keep you up at night -- How to survive those first two years -- What ever happened to that cute little store? Introduction -- A double life -- Money mistakes we make -- Money in, money out -- More on employees -- The internet--it's for businesses now! -- Getting the business ready to sell -- At leases end -- Take my business, please! -- For sale, by owner -- Closing the business -- So you still want your own cute little store -- The final word--why exactly are you in business? -- Appendix A: Timeline -- Appendix B: Business plan -- Appendix C: Financial data -- Appendix D: Lease clauses -- Appendix E: The reading list.
    Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-334) and index.
    Add to my list 
    Copy/Holding information
    LocationCollectionCall No.StatusDue DateItem TypeNote 
    Delano Public Library(F) Nonfiction Collection658.87 MigCheck Shelves Bookpbk.Request This Copy
    Elk River Public Library(F) Nonfiction Collection658.87 MigLost05/14/2015Bookpbk.Request This Copy

    Format:HTMLPlain textDelimited
    Email to:

    Serving Benton, Morrison, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd and Wright Counties in central Minnesota
    with locations in Albany, Annandale, Becker, Belgrade, Big Lake, Buffalo, Clearwater, Cokato, Cold Spring, Delano, Eagle Bend, Elk River, Foley, Grey Eagle, Howard Lake, Kimball,
    Little Falls, Long Prairie, Melrose, Monticello, Paynesville, Pierz, Richmond, Rockford, Royalton, St. Cloud, St. Michael, Sauk Centre, Staples, Swanville, Upsala and Waite Park.

    Horizon Information Portal 3.24_7488
    © 2001-2013 SirsiDynix All rights reserved.