First off, congrats! You’ve got a solid business plan in the works — one that you believe in, that’s worth your money and time and begins with your own two hands. What’s left to consider before you start making waves? Well, the key to any successful business, big or small, is that it’s protected. If something were to happen (and things do happen) — could you cover the … [Read more...] about Starting a New Home Business? Make Sure Insurance Meets Your Needs
This was one of the many rude shocks I learned the hard way: a profitable business can run out of cash and go bankrupt! Furthermore, fast growing businesses, even highly profitable ones, can continually run out of money and continually skirt with being forced into bankruptcy! Why does this happen? It generally occurs because your business is undercapitalized. In other words, … [Read more...] about Why Is My Profitable Business Going Broke?
From the author of the Rich Dad's Advisors book Sales Dogs comes a guide on leading a team to greatness. Great champions have one thing in common: They know how to work as a team. Rich Dad's Advisors®: The ABC's of Building a Business Team That Wins: The Invisible Code of Honor That Takes Ordinary People and Turns Them Into a Championship Team offers a set of simple, powerful … [Read more...] about The ABC’s of Building a Business Team That Wins
Tax season can be a headache for small business owners. No one will ever contradict that statement as you try to comply with different state and federal tax policies through a very complicated tax system. Small business owners can be very organized, maintain good books and even get the best accounting software available but still, that isn't just enough. Below are some … [Read more...] about 5 Tips for Small Businesses During Tax Season
As a business analyst, it is entirely likely that you will be trying to convince either stakeholders or your own team members on a regular basis. This can be regarding the direction of the project, the ultimate goal, or the techniques that are being used. In most instances, it can often seem that a lawyer would be more suited to the task at hand. Luckily, you do not require … [Read more...] about The Art of Persuasion for Business Analysts