How to start a small business


WalletPop's Lan Nguyen chats with Rieva Lesonsky, a bestselling author and former editorial director of Entrepreneur magazine, on how to become your own boss.

After you've come up with a business idea, Lesonsky breaks down the steps necessary to launching, from incorporating to payroll. Her most important advice: Don't be afraid to ask for advice from friends, family and sites like