Nellie Akalp is a passionate entrepreneur and small business advocate who has helped more than 100,000 corporations and LLC’s get their start her legal document filing service and free business compliance tools. Besides holding a Juris Doctorate Degree, Nellie was named a Top 100 Small Business Influencer by Small Business Trends and can often be seen as a guest expert on the Fox Small Business Center. She also regularly contributes to popular sites such as Mashable, Forbes and Entrepreneur. Nellie is the CEO and Co-Founder of CorpNet, Inc.
You have to look at a business as if you’re raising a baby. – Nellie Akalp
They were in a non-compete agreement with the company that purchased them for 3 years. Since they still had a lot of drive and passion to build a business, Nellie and her husband decided to get back into the industry after the agreed upon time had passed. Personalized customer service is the key to their success. Success Habit: Always be fiercely authentic, have courage and be honest.
Nellie’s One Idea
In 1997 while still in law school, Nellie started a business, sold it, took some time off and started again in the same industry in 2009. They purchased a domain name for $100. Opened their online business filing service to the public (not just lawyers) and grew it to nearly $1 million in sales per month. In 2005, they sold their company for a large sum of cash.
CoprNet, Inc. help business owners start their business whether setting up a sole proprietorship or to incorporate their business or set up an LLC. They help the owner with the paperwork to establish the business entity and then help them keep that business entity in compliance. Their company is nationwide.
♦ Listen to your inner voice (your gut) and be fiercely authentic with the people you deal with.
♦ Be consistent – show up for whatever it is that you promised yourself you will do.
1 Move To Start A New Business
If they were to start another business today, they would concentrate on this key factor:
- Know who your true friends are.
Delivering Happiness by Tony Hsieh
Secret To Success
Have the passion and love for what you do every single day.