Whatever method you may choose to raise the capital your business needs, deciding to start a business means embracing all the risks that go with the process – even the possibility of losing every penny you put into the business. What are you doing to minimize your risks and manage the financials of your business?
If you are selling a technology product to small business owners, here are the important factors to consider based on a survey conducted by the marketing company Ivy Worldwide. Check out the habits of small business owners and decision makers when they need to purchase technology products.
The idea of having a comfortable, worry-free retirement has become a distant dream for many business owners — even for those who did “all the right things” that Wall Street and the financial gurus told them to do.
Working capital, defined as current assets minus current liabilities, is important to any business. Working capital can you to expand your business, improve operations, pay short-term bills, and buy inventory. Inadequate working capital can be the kiss of death to your business, as you won’t have the funds necessary to grow the business. Learn the steps you can use to improve your working capital.
Get another chance to win a Lenovo computer! Participate in a short survey about small business purchasing. The survey wants to answer the question: Do small business owners act like consumers in their choice of the online information resources that subsequently affect their purchasing decisions? Answer this 15 question survey and be one of the winners of this giveaway contest.
You may have a business idea that you’d think will shake the world. The problem is, you don’t have the money. And for the business to see the light of day, you need investors to provide you with funds you need. But you hear the dreaded word from the investor – “No.” Learn how to turn this rejection into an opportunity to improve your next pitch.
If you want to make the money and the month line up better, you may need to rethink some of your business assumptions – including what constitutes a must-have expense. Following are a few ideas that can help improve your overall cash flow.
The estate tax, also called inheritance tax or death tax, is a costly burden for small family-owned businesses. It is a tax that will not only affect children of the moneyed elite, but those who run successful businesses. Learn how estate taxes can potentially affect you.
News wires recently reported that famous romance novelist Danielle Steele was a victim of embezzlement by her own staff . Here are some things you need to do to protect your business and ensure that your accountant is not dipping his/her fingers into your bank account.
What are the benefits of hiring family members, especially your kids, for your business? Learn the advantages of working with family members, especially your kids, in your small business.