Small Business Growth Insights

Resources and Support to Help Your Startup Business Grow

Small Business Growth Insights fron GoEngineer

Starting a New Business?

Have a great product Idea, but not sure what to do next?...  This is a common problem with many entrepreneurs.  Getting the necessary preparation and planning done and implemented can make or break new business launches.  Currently over 80% of new businesses fail within the first 10 years.  The main causes of this are a variation of wrong timed market deploy, poor product, lack of changing product to meet customer demands, lack of funding, an unorganized team and/or a loss of passion.

Prevent Startup Failure with Resources from GoEngineer

How Do I prevent Failure?

Most successful startups have one thing in common, they trust the data and they utilize tools and services from trusted resources to properly plan and execute their vision.  We at GoEngineer have years of small business startup support and service to ensure your product can not only launch successfully, but sustain and evolve over time to an ever changing market.   


View Common Problems Faced by Start Ups Below and Solutions Provided by GoEngineer

20% of failed startups reported inadequate cost and pricing of product.


Over 17% of failed startups reported poor product design and/or  performance.  


14% of failed businesses reported little or poor marketing efforts.

Disharmony Among Team

13% of failed startups reported bad communication and frustration with team.

Product Pivot Gone Bad

10% of failed startups reported not successfully pivoting or changing product design.  

Legal / Patent Challenges

8% of startups report iissues with Intellectual Property for Patent and trademarks.

*Information based on data from on the top factors that cause small businesses to fail within the first 10 years

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