Karlene Sinclair-Robinson, dubbed "The Queen of Business Financing", is the author of the book, 'The Small Business Owner's Guide to Alternative Funding: What The Small Business Owner MUST Know To Get Through These Financial Times' , has been an entrepreneur for more than eight years.
She is a seasoned entrepreneur and business financial consultant, based in Northern Virginia. With access to capital, Karlene focuses on alternative financing options for small to mid-size businesses that have been denied the opportunity to access capital through traditional institutions. She assists business owners and real estate investors nationwide access a variety of financial options, even those with less than stellar credit, .
She decided to write this book based on the issues she came across when dealing with individual clients and witnessing their inability to access capital through traditional sources while being unaware of alternative options.
The book will assist start-ups and small business owners learn more about how to access alternative financing options and much more to help their business grow. It is her belief that an educated entrepreneur makes better decisions to move their business forward.
Her book is available online at Amazon, Outskirts Press, Barnes & Noble,
Books-A-Million, and at other major retail outlets.
REVIEWS TO NOTE:
Is anyone looking for funding for their small business? In today’s market it can be tough, but Karlene Sinclair-Robinson has done all the leg work and put together a powerful resource to get all the funding you need for your business. Check out this link, read the reviews on Amazon, and pick up a copy of her new book!
---Chris Record, Social Networker, Direct Sales Coach, & Real Estate Investor
I'd been looking for a good resource to help get my small business off the ground, when I got The Small Business Owner's Guide to Alternative Funding. This book literally has everything I could want. Karlene Sinclair-Robinson clearly did her homework, and her straight-forward, clear writing style have made this the most approachable resource I've found on starting and funding my small business.
----Jamie Gough, Website Designer and Owner of SimpleSiteGuru.com
Wow! What an incredible eye-opener! As someone who has started her own business (several times over) I wish I had this book 10 years ago!! What creative and incredibly useful information on how to get funding for your business! Whether it be home-based or if you have 100+ employees, you will find much wisdom and an incredible array of knowledge and sources of information for how to get the right backing for your biz.
---Sally Shields, Bestselling Author of “The Daughter-in-Law Rules” and The Collaborator Rules”
“In these tough economic times of “tight credit”, Karlene has delivered an answer for those struggling with the common problem of how to access capital for their business. Soak in from her this advice, this counsel, this plan. Take it back with you and implement it.”
---Bill Bartmann, Billionaire Business Coach
“Karlene Sinclair-Robinson has written a brilliant, comprehensive guide that will assist all business owners whether first time or seasoned, on how to find and attract alternative financing. In today’s challenging economic times, all business owners deserve to own this book.”
---Jeffery Combs, Golden Mastermind Seminars, Inc.
"Today's economic survival is not only dictated by the quality of your business, but by the quality of your financing. Every small business owner should read this book - it can make the difference between having a good business and a growing one."
---Fred Rewey, Co-Founder of FactoringInvestorDOTcom
"Karlene, What a great read, outstanding job! Your unique approach, information packed publication really does a great job in explaining the alternative financing solutions that are available to the business owner. During this credit crisis, economic meltdown your book is a must read for the business owner that is seeking to access capital. I strongly endorse your publication."
---Michael Ponomarew, Millennium Funding Inc. A Canfield Capital LLC Co.
"A must read for anyone in business, about to be in business or struggling in business. Karlene’s straightforward approach to “teaching” the business owner the ins and outs of lending are an invaluable tool for anyone looking to improve their company in today’s rocky financial environment.This book should be a must read for all commercial brokers that are soliciting business for alternative lenders."
---Jeff Latham, Porter Bridge Loan Company
"Anyone planning to start a business and looking for financing would be well advised to read this book and take its messages to heart. It's choc-full of truisms and sound advice and written in an engaging, down-to-earth style that anyone can easily understand and relate to. A great read on a very pertinent subject!"
---Ralf Bieler, Author of "Marketing Magic - The Bigger Bang for the Smaller Budget"
“Business owners would do well to invest their time in reading this book. I particularly like the section on myths and misconceptions which addresses the many mistaken beliefs and misunderstandings surrounding small business lending. A good resource offering sound, practical advice on where to find alternative financing.”
---Pauline Leitch, Director, Business Finance Center, Community Business Partnership, VA, http://www.cbponline.org
"I have reviewed the book and I like it very much. It is very informative and educational for all walks of life. I feel it is long over due and hope it reaches all the people in need of this information."
---Damien W. Madison, BB&T, www.bbt.com