Just because you are a small business doesn't mean you can't have a global
presence. Through international partnerships you can broaden your
customer base. By developing a global strategic partnership, you and
other firms from different countries can work together as a team. This
means pooling your resources and know-how.
If you want to grow your small business, one way is to position it as a resource for other small businesses. Here, our roundtable of experts suggest you start by focusing on cooperation and partnerships.
Entrepreneur, author and philanthropist Chris Gardner is no stranger to struggle. But he did build a multimillion‑dollar brokerage firm in the face of a turbulent stock market and the ever‑changing
demands of running a business. His story was even brought to the big screen in "The Pursuit of Happyness," starring Will Smith. Today, he's in town to promote a small business campaign with AT&T. Here, we share with our readers this business veteran’s take on the road to entrepreneurship.