You did it! You hired your first employee. What a relief to have someone to help you grow your business.
But what about when it’s time to hire a second employee, and a third? How can you…read more
‘Main Street’ has now become a generic term synonymous with U.S. small business in general. But for many entrepreneurs, the prospect of joining Main Street in its more literal meaning – i.e. the…read more
Many untapped opportunities exist outside the United States, but small firms often do not have the resources and personnel to leverage them, and rely heavily on negotiated free trade agreements to…read more
If you’re looking for a solution on how to grow your small business in 2016, the SBA may have the answer.
Recruitment for the…read more
What can color do for your business’s marketing? A better question might be: What can’t it do? According to a recent infographic from…read more
There are many reasons to consider a business structure change. With a different business structure, would your business be more successful? Could your sole proprietorship or partnership use more…read more
It’s a shame that so many people think business plans are just for startups, or to back up loan applications, or for getting investors. The truth is that business planning offers serious benefits…read more
Throughout my career, mentors changed my trajectory. Through them I met successful people who were willing to listen to my ideas—and give their advice on how to turn them into great opportunities…read more
Your website is your virtual place of business. Just like your regular place of business, you want it to be neat, clean, attractive, inviting and professional looking.
Here are 7 low cost…read more
Editor’s Note: This opinion piece originally appeared in the …read more