Nellie Akalp

Nellie Akalp

Nellie Akalp is a passionate entrepreneur, small business expert, speaker, author and mother of four. She is the Founder and CEO of, an online legal document filing service and recognized Inc. 5000 company.

At CorpNet, Nellie and her team assist entrepreneurs across all 50 states start a business, incorporate, form an LLC, and apply for trademarks. They also offer free business compliance tools for any entrepreneur to utilize.

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LLC or Corporation, Which is Right for Your Business?

The Benefits of an S Corporation

What kind of business structure is right for your company? S Corporations have numerous unique aspects that might work for your organization. Read Nelli Akalp's article on S Corporations to decide whether this format might work for your business.

How Well Are You Managing Your Business Cash Flow?

Cash may still be king for small businesses but if you're not managing that cash flow properly, the kingdom may crumble. Here's how to mitigate the cash flow for your small business.

5 Ways to Establish Yourself as an Industry Thought Leader

There are leaders and there are followers. What separates them is usually the power leaders ave to set their own pace and influence others in their industry. Nellie Akalp looks at a few of the ways thought leaders manage too distance themselves from the pack.

5 Common Objections to Forming a Corporation or an LLC

There comes a time when formalizing a business structure is necessary. And up to that point, some entrepreneurs will fight every inch of the way to avoid doing it. Here are 5 reasons why setting up an LLC or other corporate structure is the last thing anyone wants to do.

Should You Diversify Your Products or Own a Niche?

Debating whether you should expand what your business offers or focusing on specializing in just one product or service? Check out these things to consider before you make that important decision.

How to Handle Working Alone When You’re a Social Butterfly

Working alone from home was a dream and then it became reality. Over time, the mingling social type has become the hermit. Sweatpants are the new slacks du jour, perhaps. Here's some sage advice on how to interject some social-friendly atmosphere into your stay-at-home career.