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The Palace Picture House, LLC

We believe in the power of the customer experience. In a digital world, it is sometimes hard to find the personal side of things. We sat down with entrepreneurs Chris Dortch and Rose Cox to talk their new arthouse movie theater, THE PALACE, taking risks, and how customer experience plays a role in launching a successful small business.

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When Is the Best Time to Form my Company?

“I have a great business idea. When should I form an actual company?” We hear this question often, so we’re not surprised that you’re looking for answers, too. The good news: you’ve come to the right place. Whether you have an idea on paper or a prototype, the first step towards a profitable business model…

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4 DANGERS WHEN STARTING YOUR BUSINESS

Did you know that improperly forming your company could result in exposing yourself to unlimited personal liability, state or regulatory penalties, paying unnecessary taxes, or failing to obtain financing? Choosing the right entity for your business is crucial to your success. Yet many entrepreneurs are unaware of the dangers in forming and operating their business…

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What’s the Difference Between an LLC and a Corporation?

LLCs and corporations are both common business entities and they both have a lot of similarities, but they are legally distinct and they operate differently. Corporations obtain a charter or articles of incorporation from the state and are governed by their directors. LLCs are formed by obtaining articles of formation. LLCs are more flexible and…

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What’s a Corporation?

A corporation is the oldest form of business entity, and it’s the most widely used by large businesses and publicly-traded companies. It’s very formal and has a lot of flexibility as long as you follow the formalities. This is a common choice amongst entrepreneurs looking to raise funds from outside sources or companies who want…

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What’s an LLC?

LLC is an abbreviation for “limited liability company” (not limited liability “corporation”). A limited liability company is a type of business entity that is popular amongst small business owners for its level of flexibility. It is perhaps the most flexible of any business entity. It’s convenient for both small businesses with a single owner and…

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What’s a Business Entity?

A business entity is a company set up legally that is separate and distinct from the owners who set it up. Under the law it’s considered a separate person. Entrepreneurs set up business entities to operate more efficiently, combine the talents of one or more owners, and protect themselves. An example of a business that…

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Resolutions & Written Consents

In order to make sure that your company is legally separated from your personal actions, decisions that the company makes have to be recorded. To do that, managers (directors or managing members) hold meetings where resolutions are adopted. Resolutions are official actions of the company. When your company is formed, PUSHTOSTART provides several written resolutions…

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What’s a Registered Agent and Do I Need One?

A registered agent is a person or entity that a company picks to be the official agent for its communications with the state. A registered agent is important because it is the party that receives official communications from the state and other legal communications on behalf of the company. The registered agent has a duty…

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What’s a Sole Proprietor? Is That a Bad Thing?

A sole proprietor is a person with a business who has never formed a company with the state. If you’ve been doing business but you’ve never established a corporation, an LLC, or another kind of company, congratulations! You’re a sole proprietor. If you have a name for your business, you are “doing business as” that…

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Client Spotlight: Palace Picture House

We believe in the power of the customer experience. In a digital world, it is sometimes hard to find the personal side of things. We sat down with entrepreneurs Chris Dortch and Rose Cox to talk their new arthouse movie theater, THE PALACE, taking risks, and how customer experience plays a role in launching a…

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