When you’re the founder of a brand new business, or running an already-established small business, you deal with significant daily stress. Despite the challenges, you still need to maximize productivity–because as an entrepreneur, you are your business. Use these tips...
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It is not unusual for business owners to get caught up in daily challenges and objectives. However, getting a new perspective of your business could greatly enhance its growth. If you are considering using customer surveys to better understand the...
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Alternative financing comes from lenders that are not traditional banks. These alternative lending institutions make it possible for entrepreneurs and small business owners to get funding–even if you have a short business history (less than two years in business) and/or...
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Your company’s sales plan describes your growth goals, the steps you’ll take to realize these objectives, and the measurement criteria you’ll use to evaluate your business profitability and success. Create your company mission and measurable goals: Measurable goals allow you...
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You worked hard to get to where you are in your career, but your work isn’t quite done yet. Professional development is extremely important whether you plan to move up the ladder or not. After all, times and technology change...
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The finances of most new business owners are often so tight they feel they have no choice but to take on every task themselves. This includes everything from website design to bookkeeping to hiring staff and much more. However, it...
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Mergers and acquisitions can help you to create a stronger, more valuable business if your strategy is sound. When considering M&A, make sure you’re ready–and that you’re making the wisest move. Keep these factors in mind before you take action:...
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An important factor in ensuring prosperity after mergers and acquisitions is the successful integration of company cultures. It is imperative that you assuage employee anxiety and reassure personnel that any necessary changes represent a move forward and a bright future....
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Veterans make great entrepreneurs. The same character traits that make a person successful in the military translate well into business. If you’re considering beginning your own veteran-owned business, you should check out these resources that will help you take your...
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Small businesses usually work on moderately-sized projects with rapid turnarounds. However, if an opportunity for business expansion through undertaking a major project suddenly presents itself, business owners need to come up with a quick influx of working capital. Here are...
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