"Big Data": two words that have been used more and more each day for the last five to six years, and specifically refer to the use of large amounts of data to evaluate the past, see the present and try to predict the future of many of the situations that surround our lives. This goes from predicting stock market behavior, to forecasting natural and climatic events, to discovering treatments for diseases, and, of course, determining what to do in business. As we can see,...read
Only during the first quarter of 2015, 28.5% of new businesses in the United States were undertaken by immigrants, according to data provided by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, the largest index used to follow entrepreneurs in the U.S.A.
According to the same foundation, immigrants continue being almost twice as likely to become entrepreneurs than Americans, with a 0.52% rate of new immigrant entrepreneurs, against 0.27% for those born in the United States of America.
Thousands of foreign entrepreneurs arrive to the United States every year, developing their business ideas and willing to invest their financial and work capital. Many of these new companies are established to obtain visas that grant legal status within the country to these individuals, enabling them to live with their families.
Many foreign entrepreneurs come with business models designed and successfully applied in their countries of origin, which encourages them to attempt their application also in the United States. These attempts have had some very negative effects on the performance of their business, due to the lack of proper adaptation. The design of a business model is fundamental to its success. Therefore, it is crucial to have personalized advice by knowledgeable North American market specialists, who are experts in conceptualizing business models adapted to the United States.
Whatever the requirements of the client may be in terms of business; such as: creation of financial projections, positioning maps, market participation, competition analysis, business plan, franchise creation, business idea conceptualization, market research, existing business analysis and feasibility studies, among other requirements. At PlanExitoso we can help the client make the most suitable decision. The final versions may be in English, Spanish or both languages depending on the customer’s preference. In either case a professional result will be delivered, created by business specialists in...read
A business model aims to create value proposals directed at a determined customers segment, defining how these customers will receive the expressed proposals, while creating a close client-business relationship and determining the costs structure. These data will reveal the business profitability, which is the ultimate goal of any new company. Designing a business model requires a high level of experience and knowledge in the creation of business values, the determination of the customer segment to focus on, the ways to approach these customers and...read
Any business plan created to obtain capital, either to start a new business or to improve an existing one, must contain key information that investors look for, which will be a decisive factor during assessment and approval phases. Each business plan analyst looks for specific aspects to evaluate and assess the feasibility of the business. Among these aspects we can find: business potential, the required resources to operate it, when will it become profitable, the time it will take to recover the amount of...read
Business Plans Addressed to the U.S. Department of Immigration for L-1, E-1, E-2, EB-5, H1-B and O-1 visa petitions
Any client that wishes to request any of the business or investment visas available in the United States, needs to provide immigration authorities with a comprehensive and professionally-written business plan. This business plan must emphasize key criteria that these officials look for to satisfy all necessary requirements for their visas approval and the achievement of satisfactory financial results. The business plan is an essential part of the application to the U.S. Department of Immigration and therefore it should be delegated to professionals in the...read
When venturing into a new business or when making an investment in the United States, it is necessary to make an objective assessment of your model to predict its feasibility and profitability. This is the most effective way to have a clear view and make the best business decisions. Whether the customer is buying an existing business or a new one needs to be created, it is always recommended to carry all pertinent studies that show how successful the customer’s vision truly is. In...read