Blog Archives

Entrepreneurs want to retire too!

When you are starting a business, you may have visions of retiring early or building a nest-egg to live a fancy-free retirement sometime in the future.  However, most business owners find out early on that putting away cash for retirement

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Business Planning & Strategy, Small Business Finance

Want a prosperous, productive New Year? Here’s how…

Small Business Health Tips

As an entrepreneur, every hour of your day is precious. So whether you are planning out your time or trying to capitalize on the time you have, here are some tips to help you be more productive: Stay Fresh РYou

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Business Planning & Strategy, Small Business Finance

Business Insurance, You just gotta have it…

In case you hadn’t noticed, the world can be a dangerous place. Small business owners not only risk personal funds and their livelihoods just to own and operate their company, they also take on the risk of disasters, litigation and

Tagged with:
Posted in Business Planning & Strategy, Small Business Finance

TED talks make for a great marketing exercise…

TED talks are quite common. It is pretty safe to say that nearly everyone reading this article has heard of, watched or participated in a TED or TEDx event. Many of us have our favorite TED talks and pass them

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Business Planning & Strategy, Sales & Marketing

Business Planning – Have you done it?

Whether you are a new start up or a seasoned entrepreneur, you should have a plan. Many of the clients we speak with enthusiastically nod in agreement with this statement but, when asked to see their business plan, they just

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Business Planning & Strategy

Time to cash in on your hard work? – Sell your business!

The past three years have shown a steady increase in the sales volume of small businesses across the United States. The business brokerage firm, BizBuySell recently published sales trend data on small business buy/sell transactions and the numbers point to

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Business Planning & Strategy, Small Biz Resources, Small Business Finance

Is your small business circling the drain?

Small Business Health Tips

There are a lot of reasons why small businesses fail. Mismanagement, lack of positive cash-flow, poor hiring decisions, regulatory constraints, no long-term planning, under-capitalization and the list goes on. So what do you do if you see the downward spiral

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Business Planning & Strategy, Editorial Comments