Author: Jeff Cornwall
Dr. Jeff Cornwall is the inaugural Jack C. Massey Chair in Entrepreneurship at Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn. Dr. Cornwall's current research and teaching interests include entrepreneurial finance and entrepreneurial ethics.
Although we have had interest in investment in our startup, we have chosen to forgo any outside funding. Why we are saying ‘no thank you’ to investment capital is explored in this article at Forbes.
Writing a formal business plan is not helpful when launching a new business, but business planning is critical. My article at Forbes explores the difference.
Family members can have differing motivations, aspirations and perspectives on a family business. My family shares their thoughts on our new family business in this article at Forbes.