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January 30, 2018

3 Ways to Get Your Business Out of a Slump

Running a business is full of constant ups and downs. When you get started you’re energized and ready to tackle any obstacle that comes your way. When you start to generate revenue and make profits you feel on top of the world. But what happens when things slow down? Now you’re left with a lot…

January 23, 2018

Startup Advice: 4 Things Every Entrepreneur Should Know

Launching a business is one of the toughest yet most rewarding things you can do in life. If you’re one of the many entrepreneurs preparing to embark on this epic journey I commend you. You’re going to need all the help you can get. Luckily, when it comes to startup advice there’s plenty to go…

January 17, 2018

4 Ways You Can Be A More Frugal Business Owner

Every small business owners needs to be extremely frugal over their capital. The lack of or misuse of capital is actually one of the main reasons why startups fail. Your number one priority should be to save money wherever and whenever possible. While some strategies will save you more than others it’s important to understand that every…

January 10, 2018

4 Expenses That Are Often Overlooked By Small Business Owners

Starting a business is expensive. As a business owner it’s up to you to make smart and strategic decisions around your company’s capital. One or two wrong moves and you could lose it all. When it comes to expense forecasting there’s really no one size fits all example. Depending on the nature of your business…

January 5, 2018

Here’s How You Can Get Started Early on Your Taxes

Many individuals think January is a bit too early to start worrying about your taxes. Small business owners use this time to start the new year off strong and push for new customers and sales. Getting off to a good start is definitely important, however it’s equally as important to wrap up your finances from…

December 20, 2017

How You Can Significantly Reduce Invoice Disputes

Invoicing is a bittersweet process. It’s great because it’s pay day. The drawbacks are that it’s not always easy to get paid in a reasonable amount of time. Payment delays can be caused by a variety of reasons. The reason we’ll focus on today is invoice disputes. As a business owner it’s truly up to…

December 9, 2017

Common Tax Mistakes Small Business Owners Can Easily Avoid

As 2017 comes to an end every business prepares for their favorite season. You guessed it – tax season! All jokes aside, as much as business owners dislike this procedure it’s extremely important to get it properly taken care of. Larger corporations have entire departments dedicated to managing the books. For small business owners however, it’s…

November 29, 2017

How to Prepare Your Brick and Mortar Business For The Holidays

The holiday season is both the best and worst time of the year for brick and mortar retailers. It’s great because it often results in more sales. The only downside is that it requires tons of preparation from the business owner. As a small business owner, your life is busy enough as is. This makes…

November 22, 2017

4 Money Saving Strategies For Your Small Business

The majority of businesses fail due to the lack of or misuse of capital. That said cash is most definitely king regardless the size of your operation. Small business owners are at an even greater risk since they don’t have large supplies of cash to prop them up if things go south. While these odds…