Small-business owners and entrepreneurs looking to avoid common startup mistakes can consult a new free report for reference.

"10 Mistakes Small Business Owners Make And How To Avoid Them," published by the small-business coaching firm Small Business Guru, was written by veteran entrepreneur Andrew Brown.

"I've worked with business owners for years and have seen these same business-killing mistakes being made over and over again," Brown said in a statement. "While these mistakes are extremely common, they can easily be avoided. All it takes is a little guidance, some planning, and forethought."


The 26-page report can be downloaded for free at