Blog posts tagged with "Small Business Ideas"

How to Effectively Fill Out Business Directory Listings

June 15, 2022
We’re living in a digital age. Even a brick-and-mortar business should have an online presence, including online business directories. Local business citations and directory listings are essential in local search engine rankings, business reputation, and overall revenues.

How to Apply for the Minority-Owned Business Certification

June 02, 2022
If you are a minority business owner, you know that systemic barriers can make it challenging to grow your venture. The good news is that you can get certified as a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) and overcome some of these obstacles.

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 levels of education than their male peers, and work to hammer glass ceilings in industries traditionally ruled by men.

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 transfer ownership to a family member. Or, maybe you’re interested in recruiting a partner who will assume ownership of a portion of the company. Some businesses are so successful that others approach them with buyout offers.

5 Critical Business Metrics To Monitor As a Business Owner

May 13, 2022
Keeping track of business performance metrics is crucial for running a business. If you don’t monitor these metrics, also known as KPIs (key performance indicators), you won’t know how your business performs or be aware of potential issues.

7 Ways to Celebrate National Small Business Week

April 29, 2022
Whether your focus is growing your business, connecting with customers, or educating yourself on small business trends, there are many ways to take advantage of National Small Business Week (NSBW).

4 Ideas for Celebrating Get to Know Your Customers Day

April 18, 2022
This Thursday, business owners nationwide will celebrate Get to Know Your Customers Day! On the third Thursday of each quarter (in January, April, July, and October), Get to Know Your Customers Day is observed, and entrepreneurs are encouraged to focus on customer engagement.

6 Tips for Starting a Successful Vending Machine Business

April 11, 2022
Are you interested in starting a successful business? Vending machines aren’t new or revolutionary, but opening a vending machine company can be a lucrative business opportunity. Many business owners start a vending machine business as a form of passive income and their full-time jobs.

The Top Pros and Cons of Starting Customer Loyalty Programs

March 18, 2022
Starting a customer loyalty program can be a time-consuming, yet rewarding, project. It’s vital to make your existing customers feel valued.

How to Sell on Facebook Marketplace As a Business Owner

March 17, 2022
If you’re a business owner, you’re likely looking for ways to increase sales and grow your business. By using Facebook Marketplace, you to do just that.