Some bosses may think they’re the greatest if they bring in donuts once. Maybe they are, at least until the donuts are all eaten. But soon, you’re back to being just the boss, at least the boss who brought donuts...
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Growing your business is both an act of faith and one of careful planning and consideration. One of the best ways to expand your business exponentially is to partner with someone else. Finding a business partner can be a daunting...
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Customer retention is extremely important to a small business, because it keeps your customers coming back to buy more of your products or services, rather than forcing you to go out and find new customers. As almost any small business...
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There are a great many possibilities for securing funding for small businesses through alternative financing, and if you haven’t been aware of these up to now, it may be worth your while to familiarize with some of them. Whenever you...
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The Small Business Administration (SBA) does not actually extend loans itself to small businesses; instead it offers a guarantee to the lending institutions on behalf of an applicant, so the loan is much likelier to be approved by the lender....
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Virtually all small businesses eventually find themselves in the position where cash flow has temporarily dried up, or where there is insufficient working capital to take advantage of business opportunities which might lead to longer-term growth. However, in most cases,...
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If you are a small business owner, cash flow is your lifeblood. If your company’s cash circulation is slow or being cut off, the first thing you should do is look at how you are managing (or not) your cash...
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More than 80% of small businesses surveyed by the National Small Business Association (NSBA) are optimistic about the future, and more than half reported increased revenue in 2017. Tapping into business growth in 2018 can be achieved with these key...
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When you’re just beginning the commercial real estate business, it can be easy to bite off more than you can chew. Understanding how to create a work/life balance can allow you to focus on starting your career while still focusing...
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Businesses today have many options for sustainability. From solar hot water systems, office supplies made from recycled products and locally-sourced products, reducing your reliance on natural resources not only is environmentally friendly, but it offers benefits that go beyond being...
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