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Video: 5 Stages

5 Stages of Legally Protecting & Scaling Your Small Business

  1. Setting Up Business Structure
  • LLC Structure 
    • SEARCHING FOR A REGISTERED AGENT
  • Taxes
    • FEDERAL EIN
    • S CORP ELECTION
    • FRANCHISE TAX
  • Company Agreement 
    • Multippl – Who can sign check, with a partner, assurance, 
  • Setting You Up For First Year
    • BUSINESS LICENSE
    • FICTITIOUS BUSINESS LICENSE
    • SELLER’S PERMIT
    • STATEMENT OF INFORMATION
    • DUNS NO.
    • STATE IDS
  1. Protecting Business Assets
  • Intellectual Property
    • What IP is
    • Copyright
    • Trademark
    • Who Qualifies
    • The Process
    • Confidentiality & Noncompete
  • Set up Website/Online Shop
    • Laws That Apply
    • Privacy Policy
    • Terms & Conditions 
    • Disclaimers
  1. Securing Business Income
  • Custom Contract Work: Could be waivers of release, client contracts, service/product contract, affiliate contract or whatever. 
    • Intro To Contracts
    • Your Existing Policies
    • Your Business Needs
    • Going Over Your Contract
    • Typical Boilerplate Terms
    • Setting Up Your Contract
    • How To Sign
  • Contract Review 
    • Intro To Contracts
    • Your Needs/Wants
    • Going Over Your Contract
      • Typical Boilerplate Terms
      • Custom Terms
    • Strategy/Negotiation Tactics
    • How To Sign
  1. Managing Employees + HR
  • Hiring Your First Employee 
    • New Hire Qualifications & Forms
    • Employer Responsibilities
    • Legal Documents Needed
      • Employee Application
      • Employee Offer Letter
      • Employee Handbook
      •  Employee Evaluation
      • Confidentiality Agreement/NDA
      • Noncompete Agreement
    • How To Pay Your Employee
    • Employee Tax Forms
  • Training Employees 
    • Employee Training Sessions
    • Conflict Resolution & Termination Policies
    • Employee Safety Policies
    • Employment Legalities/Law
    • Diversity & Fairness In The Workplace
  • Managing Employees 
    • Measuring Employee Performance
    • Pay + Benefits
    • Employment Handbook (all policies)
    • Employee Retention Policies
    • Payroll & Employee Files
    • Tips To Be An Effective Supervisor
    • Building a Team
  1. Safeguarding Business Growth
  • Setup Your Own Affiliate Network
  • Collaborating With Others
  • SOPs
  • Negotiation Tactics
  • Hiring Your Kids
  • Funding
  • Divorce Proof Your LLC
  • Franchising

Watch the video below to learn more about the 5 Stages of Legally Protecting & Scaling Your Small Business.