Blog posts tagged with "Small Business Tips"

Why You Should Start a Business in Florida

August 16, 2019
When you think Florida, you probably picture its vast coastline, sunny beaches, and — of course — Disney World. Yet, many people don’t realize that Florida is also a great place to start a business. According to Business News Daily, there are about 2.5 million small businesses in Florida, which account for 99.8 percent of all businesses in the state.

The 8 Best Small Business Books: Marketing Edition

August 14, 2019
Whether you’re starting a business or are a business veteran, you probably understand the importance of a solid marketing plan. To create a robust strategy, you must stay up-to-date on the latest industry trends. A great way to learn about the ever-changing field of marketing is to read books by industry experts.

How to Write a Business Expense Report

August 13, 2019
As a small business owner, you likely incur a variety of incidental and budgeted expenses, regardless of your business’s industry.

Review: Chase Business Checking Account

August 09, 2019
If you own any type of business other than a sole proprietorship, you should have a business checking account to keep your personal and business finances separate.

The Ultimate Retirement Plan for Small Business Owners

August 09, 2019
As an entrepreneur, planning for retirement might be the last thing on your mind, especially when you’re focused on growing your business. Yet, a recent Paychex Small Business Survey found that 39 percent of entrepreneurs aren’t confident about their retirement plans.

The Best Restaurant Blogs for Industry Professionals

August 07, 2019
To run a successful restaurant, it’s pivotal that you stay up-to-date on the latest industry trends. Plus, your role is likely extremely busy. From managing employees to purchasing inventory to providing customer service, you probably don’t have a lot of down time.

How to Conduct Interviews that Lead to Strong Hires

August 06, 2019
Does it seem like there are too many candidates vying for your new position? With so many other tasks to tend to, you should make the hiring process go as seamlessly as possible. Plus, you probably don’t want to risk sending an offer letter to the wrong person.  

The 6 Best Business Accounting Books

July 30, 2019
If you’re like many entrepreneurs, you probably don’t enjoy day-to-day tasks like accounting and bookkeeping. Still, understanding these functions is critical to maintaining a healthy business and can’t be ignored — especially if you have no one else to delegate them to.

How to Determine Your Business's Buyer Personas

July 25, 2019
If you’re a small business owner, you can’t just be good at what you do. You (or someone you hire) also must be good at acquiring customers.

Pros and Cons of Receiving a Business Line of Credit

July 25, 2019
When it comes to running a small business, having ample cash flow is imperative. Due to this, many business owners apply for a business line of credit. Although lines of credit can be a great financing source, it’s important to review the pros and cons of this product prior to submitting your application.