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National Hire a Veteran Day: How to Hire Veterans

July 25, 2022
National Hire a Veteran Day was founded by Dan Caporale, Marine Corps Veteran and founder of Hire Our Heroes, a national nonprofit organization. This ...

How to Get Certified as an LGBTQIA+ Business

July 06, 2022
Each year, LGBQTIA+ businesses account for thousands of jobs and over $1.7 trillion of revenue. That’s why the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Com...

Solar Energy Pros and Cons: How to Power Your Small Business

June 21, 2022
Installing solar panels is a wise choice for many small businesses. They can help you save money and enjoy significant tax credits. They’re better for...

The Top Benefits of Having a Good Business Credit Score

June 06, 2022
As a small business owner, it’s vital to establish a good credit score when starting a business. Without solid credit, you won’t be able t...

How to Build Business Credit If You Have Bad Personal Credit

June 02, 2022
Business credit is essential for several reasons. You’ll find it easier to obtain financing with lower interest rates and more favorable terms with a ...

The 10 Best Business Books for Women

May 31, 2022
Female entrepreneurs have accomplished incredible things. While running businesses, they also are more likely to oversee their homes, earn higher leve...

What Are Employee Loans, And Should You Offer Them?

May 23, 2022
Unfortunately, even well before the COVID-19 pandemic, many Americans were one paycheck away from running out of money. That situation has worsened, w...

How to Plan a Grand Opening Event for Your Business

May 19, 2022
After months or even years of planning, you’re finally ready to introduce your small business to the world. A grand opening event is essential to your...

5 Steps to Take If You Want to Transfer Business Ownership

May 19, 2022
As a small business owner, there may come a day when you decide to transfer ownership of your business. Perhaps you’d like to retire and want to...

6 Factors to Consider Before Downsizing Your Business

May 18, 2022
Deciding to downsize your business may be the most challenging decision you make for your company. Some people who helped you build your business will...

The Top 12 Small Business Startup Costs To Expect

May 18, 2022
Starting a new business can be exhilarating. Still, for first-time entrepreneurs, that thrill often coincides with fear that their venture will fail.

The Top Pros and Cons of Prepaid Business Credit Cards

May 17, 2022
Credit cards aren’t the right funding option for every small business owner. For example, a high-limit credit card might do more harm than good if you...