• MOTIVATION
    12 Motivation Apps Perfect for Small Business Owners

    Nobody said running a small business was easy. With a million and one things to do, it’s not difficult for small business owners to steer off the motivational trackevery now and then. Fortunately, help is at hand in the guise of apps. Check out the following motivation apps that are perfect to help retain small business owners’ […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Intuit’s Small Business Movie Shows the Power of Tech and AI for Every Small Business

    I’ve started four companies and sold one. Starting and growing a business is challenging and hard. We entrepreneurs spend late nights pouring over paperwork, spend days working on client projects and spend weekends catching up and getting ready for the coming week. Intuit’s powered millions of businesses with its legendary Quickbooks software to manage business […]

  • PODCASTS
    10 Expert Tips to Make a Great Podcast for Your Small Business

    Wailin Wong is one professional who has made use of podcasting for years. Wong is one of the hosts of Basecamp’s Rework podcast. And she’s previously hosted another podcast for Basecamp called The Distance. So Wong’s experience isn’t just about the logistics of running a podcast, but also about using the format as a way for businesses to […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    5 Small Business Financing Options for Startup Entrepreneurs

    Credit Cards According to a 2012 National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) study [click the image above for the full infographic], 79% of small business owners used credit cards to start or grow their business. That says a lot about the significance of using credit cards to capitalize a small business. According to another study (PDF) conducted […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    10 Expert Tips for Using Microsoft Teams for Your Small Business

    Microsoft Teams is a communication tool within Office 365 that gives small businesses a straightforward way to communicate and collaborate with employees. For those who haven’t used Microsoft Teams, it can help to get some valuable tips and insights from experts in order to make the most of it. Microsoft Teams Tips Simona Millham is a […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    10 Reasons Small Companies Fail

    No small company wants to go out of business, yet many do. And the younger the company, the greater the likelihood that it will. According to the SBA Office of Advocacy (PDF), about two-thirds of businesses with employees survive at least two years, but only 50 percent make it to the five-year mark and just one-third celebrate […]

  • NEWS
    How to Gather Small Business Loan Documents: A List of What You Need

    Gathering documents while applying for a small business loan is often a hassle. Yet there’s no way to avoid loan documents when you’re trying to secure funds. The best way to minimize the hassle is to be prepared and understand how to value a small business. In other words, know all the loan documents your lender […]

  • MOTIVATION
    12 Motivation Apps Perfect for Small Business Owners

    Nobody said running a small business was easy. With a million and one things to do, it’s not difficult for small business owners to steer off the motivational track every now and then. Fortunately, help is at hand in the guise of apps. Check out the following motivation apps that are perfect to help retain small business owners’ […]