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10 Factors to Consider Before Franchising Your Business

November 12, 2016 – 3:31 pm | Edit Post

Your business’s growth is off the charts, and perhaps you’ve started to consider whether now’s the right time to franchise your business. But before you take the leap, you must consider how franchising will affect your business model, your customers’ satisfaction, and ultimately your revenue. Read the full story »

Investment Policy Statements: 5 Things to Know

November 12, 2016 – 3:24 pm | Edit Post

Sometimes thought of as important for large organizations and foundations, an investment policy statement (IPS) can help guide you as an individual investor through the sometimes volatile world of investing.

12 Tips for Naming Your Startup Business

November 12, 2016 – 3:18 pm | Edit Post

Finding the right name for your startup can have a significant impact on your success. The wrong name can do worse than fail to connect with customers; it can also result in insurmountable business and …

10 Reasons Why Your Startup Idea Sucks and Won’t Get Funded

November 12, 2016 – 3:11 pm | Edit Post

As a venture capital and angel investor, I get bombarded with proposals to invest in startups. Many of them are terrible and just not fundable by angel investors or venture capital funds. Here are 10 common mistakes …

How to Build Trust With Your Buyers—With the Help of LinkedIn

November 12, 2016 – 3:06 pm | Edit Post

Have you ever made an important purchase from someone you didn’t trust? I don’t mean that faux Rolex on Canal Street, but something that could have a long lasting effect on your future. How about …

How to Prepare Your Small Business for an Economic Crisis

November 12, 2016 – 3:01 pm | Edit Post

The economy grows and shrinks in response to thousands of independent variables. We experience times of tremendous spending and growth, as well as economic downturns where spending freezes and businesses and consumers everywhere suffer the …

3 Ways Debt Reduction Can Improve Your Non-Financial Life

November 10, 2016 – 3:05 am | Edit Post

When starting a business, there is a good chance that you need a little help with loans. There are a number of ways to fund your business, and some of them involve debt. You might …

Starting A Small Business For Less Than $1000

November 8, 2016 – 2:36 am | Edit Post

Microfinance facilitates small amount of loans to individuals to help them establish a small business, or use their skills for generating more income. It has been successful

6 Steps to Becoming a Real Estate Agent

November 8, 2016 – 2:33 am | Edit Post

Becoming a successful real estate agent is a combination of getting the right education, finding an established broker who can help you get your first clients, and passing state and national licensing exams. But that’s …

Step-by-Step Guide to Accounts Receivable Factoring

November 8, 2016 – 2:28 am | Edit Post

It’s a challenge every B2B business owner has faced at one point or another: those customers who pay invoices at a snail’s pace, causing your business financial hiccups of all types and sizes.

The 5-Step Guide to Researching Business Loans—Fast!

November 8, 2016 – 2:25 am | Edit Post

Need capital for your small business loan—right now? Don’t worry, every small business owner has been there. No matter how tight a ship you run, things happen—it’s a reality of running a small business.