What’s the first thing that prospective customers see when they approach your business? Your signage tells them where you are, draws their attention and attracts them into your business (or…read more
In the last blog we talked about deciding if a business is franchise worthy. The next step is the big…read more
While some seasonal businesses hit primetime during the summer, many others see a major slow-down as clients and customers go on vacation (and as new projects are postponed until after said…read more
The most competitive companies in your portfolios are those that have proven themselves by succeeding in international markets. But, they often need additional working capital to expand into new…read more
Maybe it’s because business schools teach it that way. Maybe it’s because it’s easier to write about. Maybe it’s because of the dream and the glamor involved. Whatever the reason, there is…
Editor’s Note: The Small Business Administration welcomes last night’s Senate action to raise the 7(a) Program authorization ceiling to $23.5 billion. We thank the…read more
Why work harder when you can work smarter instead?
Several office tasks are perfect candidates to automate — without sacrificing the well being of your business.
In fact, some of…read more
This week, I will join President Obama in Nairobi, Kenya, for the sixth-annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit. GES 2015 will shine a spotlight on the extraordinary potential of entrepreneurs in…read more