Martin Eckler

Martin Eckler is a legal advisor for Stepbystepbusiness, a proud team of serial entrepreneurs and business writers. They aim to help new business owners with their experience and free online guides, to spread the word to a broad audience of entrepreneurs.


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Best Tools to Calculate Paychecks in Texas

If you’re a business owner in Texas, one of your greatest priorities should be paying your workers their fair salaries. After all, in a 2023 ranking of the best and worst job markets, Texas was…

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What is Objection Handling? Turning No Into Yes

Nowadays, consumers are faced with more choices and products than they could ever imagine before. To protect themselves and their wallets, consumers have inevitably developed a reflex for saying “no” more than “yes.” But as…

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Choosing Between an LLC vs. S-Corp – Pros and Cons

Starting a business comes with many tasks to handle and many decisions to make. In the early stages, one of those decisions is the type of business entity to form. You’ve probably heard of the…

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Thinking of Forming an LLC? 4 Big Benefits

If you’re starting a business and considering forming an LLC (limited liability company), you should know that you’ll be in good company. Many well-known companies are structured as LLCs because of the benefits they offer….