Blog posts tagged with "Small Business Tips"

Eight Ways to Master Productive Client Meetings

April 24, 2018
According to a report by Industry Week, over 25 million meetings are held each day in the United States, and it’s estimated that $37 billion is wasted each year on unproductive meetings. That’s a lot of money that your business could be using to grow your client list and improve your operations. While running a meeting may seem like a task that takes little preparation, the opposite is true. Running a productive client meeting takes time, preparation, and effort. To help you get started, we’ve compiled a list of eight ways you can master client meetings.

How a Better Work-Life Balance Boosts Productivity (And How to Make It Happen)

April 23, 2018
Today’s professionals are no longer satisfied with the corporate model of a rigid 9-to-5, which typically consists of spending eight hours at the office, only to face traffic on the commute home, followed by responding to emails as they make dinner. They prioritize and expect flexibility, balance, and downtime in their careers. Still, 38 percent of employees have missed life events because of bad work-life balance, according to a Workfront report.

5 Networking Tips for Women Business Owners

April 23, 2018
As a woman entrepreneur, it’s important to continually build your personal and professional networks.

10 Ways Your Business Isn't Being Environmentally Friendly

April 20, 2018
Chances are, your business isn’t as environmentally friendly as it could be. Fortunately, going green isn’t as hard as you might expect. Plus, the impact you could make as a business owner is anything but insignificant.

4 Reasons to Celebrate Business Milestones

April 20, 2018
Running a successful small business is something you should celebrate! Whether you’ve surpassed a sales milestone or are approaching a major anniversary, you should take time to commemorate these accomplishments. Although you’re likely busy in your role as a business owner, you shouldn’t ignore these achievements. There are numerous benefits to celebrating or announcing your business’s major milestones, which we’ll detail in this post.

4 Tips for Take Your Child to Work Day

April 19, 2018
Did you know that Take Your Child to Work Day is only a week away? This occasion can be a great time for company bonding, and can provide educational opportunities for your employees’ children. Your staff will appreciate the chance to spend extra time with their kids, and it can be a fun day for your entire company!

4 Benefits of Writing Guest Posts for Other Websites

April 16, 2018
Have you ever considered that we no longer live on Planet Earth? The name “Earth” (and how we gave our planet that name remains a mystery) conjures up a sense of harmony, of growth, and of being one with nature. However, that doesn’t quite ring true today, does it? The connection our ancestors had with the very ground they walked on has been replaced. By a googolplex of fiberoptic and wi-fi connections. Progress has brought us right here. We now live on Planet Google.

Fora Financial Featured in FitSmallBusiness.com’s Best Financial Blogs for Small Businesses 2018 List

April 16, 2018
Fora Financial, a working capital provider to small businesses nationwide, has been recognized for their business-focused blog in FitSmallBusiness.com’s Best Financial Blogs for Small Businesses 2018 list. Previously, Fora Financial was featured the website’s 2016 list of best financial blogs.

10 Instagram Accounts Every Woman Entrepreneur Should Follow

April 12, 2018
With over 800 million monthly active users, Instagram is among the fastest growing social media platforms. Due to the platform’s interactive nature, you can successfully market your business, network with other entrepreneurs, and gain inspiration from different accounts.

National Pet Day: The Pros and Cons of Bringing Your Pet to Work

April 11, 2018
Happy National Pet Day! There are so many benefits to having a furry friend in your life. From improving your emotional health to increasing physical activity, having a pet can help you lead a happier, more fulfilling life.