Wendy Newmeyer saw the potential of balsam branches, considered waste products in her husband’s logging business, and transformed it to sweet-smelling pillows and other gift items.
Refusing to understand the finances of the business is one of the biggest mistakes entrepreneurs can make. Read a review of the book “Accounting for the Numberphobic: A Survival Guide for Small Business Owners” by Dawn Fotopulus.
It’s the middle of the year and summer is coming fast. Guess what else is coming closer: the holiday season! Have you started preparations for your holiday selling?
If you are looking for a little cash to jump-start or expand your business, then you might want to look into a microloan program. Know the requirements of a microloan program — and where to get them in your state.
If you are not paid or do not get paid promptly for your products or services, you cannot expect your business to last very long. Here is how to minimize losses and overdue accounts, and make sure that your business gets paid
If you are looking to borrow startup capital from the bank, you need to carefully prepare your loan documents to increase your chances of getting your loan approved. Get tips on how to prepare your bank loan documents.
Barbara Miller is a remarkable woman who proved that it is never too late to start your own business. A grandmother of four past her retirement age, she transformed a paper distribution company to a multi-million dollar venture despite personal setbacks and difficulties.
Read about the book “Content Rich: Writing Your Way to Wealth on the Web” by Jon Wuebben and the key benefits you can get in terms of growing your online business.
The ability to negotiate effectively is an essential life skill. Learn about the book “How to Become a Better Negotiator” by Richard Luecke and James Patterson
Many small and home-based entrepreneurs fail to utilize word-of-mouth marketing driven programs for their businesses. They either do not know how powerful word-of-mouth marketing is, or is not aware how it can improve sales and the bottom line. Others simply do not know what these techniques are, and how easy they are to implement. According […]