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Why Every Business Owner Needs a Mentor

By Roland Bates, President, NPI/GPI Several years ago, I read a white paper that said that about 70 percent of the decisions a business owner makes ultimately prove to be wrong. (That 70 percent is the number in the report; that is not a typo.) That’s a lot of zigzagging to get from Point A Continue Reading »

Now Is the Time to Start Your Home Inspection Business

When you think of starting your own business, your first thought may be that the economy isn’t right. Or, you may question why you would leave your current job to go off and start your own business. There are several reasons why now is the right time for starting your own business. In fact, a Continue Reading »

Practical Business Tips for Entrepreneurs

It’s not easy starting and operating your own business. You have the big things to plan for and worry about — business and marketing plans, legal services, accounting and more — but you can’t let the small stuff escape under the radar, either. Here, we offer some easy tips for entrepreneurs. Operate your business with Continue Reading »

7 Essential Traits of a Successful Entrepreneur

You’re interested in starting your own business, but you’re wondering if you have what it takes. You may be inspired by a creative genius like Steve Jobs or a tough-as-nails businessman like Bill Gates, but it’s not necessary to be either to become a great entrepreneur. In fact, it might surprise you to know that it’s Continue Reading »

NPI/GPI Recognized as a Top Franchisor

National Property Inspections, Inc., is the parent company of National Property Inspections in the United States and Global Property Inspections in Canada, and we’re an outstanding franchisor.  But don’t just listen to us tell you how great NPI and GPI are. Listen to the industry: Franchise Business Review Four-star Franchisor: In early 2014, National Property Continue Reading »