The U.S. Small Business Administration has established size standards for small businesses that vary by industry, based on the number of employees and average annual receipts.
Small business = By definition, in manufacturing, fewer than 1,500 employees
If you capture a million users, keep your mouth shut. Be silent and remain so until you are much larger. This increases the likelihood that a larger player in the industry will make an acquisition offer after you’ve demonstrated your success.
You’ve successfully disrupted a market, which will attract capital to fuel your growth.*
Tech industry name for startups valued at $1 billion or more by venture capitalists. Though they start lean, new high-tech companies grow rapidly in the early years, adding thousands of jobs along the way. Though they start lean, new high-tech companies grow rapidly in the early years, adding thousands of jobs along the way.*