Strategizing

Small Business Strategy and Planning

The most successful business owners are always thinking ahead. If you are a new business owner, strategizing about mission statements, corporate culture and business plans are things you would be smart to address early on. More seasoned business owners can benefit from articles on everything from setting client expectations to creating a niche for your small business

Guide to Starting an Online Clothing Store

According to Statista, online sales for apparel and accessories will reach about 194 billion dollars by the year 2023 in the United States alone, and as the industry continues to grow, more people are looking to jump at this great opportunity. As great as starting a clothing store sounds, it is not something that will be easy. You will need to create a strategy and follow … [Read more...]

Keeping Customers Interested during the Lockdown: An Essential Guide

The USA is slowly, state by state, being reopened following the shelter in place restrictions imposed to stop the spread of the Coronavirus. However, with warnings of a second wave of the virus and the possibility of the full lockdown coming back into force, businesses need to be prepared for whatever the future may hold. A key part of this preparation involves keeping your … [Read more...]

Tips for Starting Your Own Car Dealership

Whether you’ve been let go from your job in recent weeks due to the global pandemic or you simply want to make a change this year, you might be thinking about opening a car dealership. Although people have had a recent period where they drove less than usual, this trend isn’t set to last forever. This being said, if you get organized now, you can open a business in the … [Read more...]

Inventory Management Essentials Every Small Business Needs

It’s an email no small business owner wants to receive: a customer is upset because they received the wrong item in their order, or maybe they didn’t receive their order at all. While these sort of inventory mishaps are fairly common, they can be very stressful for small business owners, especially when it leads to problems for and with the customers. This is why if you own a … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your eCommerce Business

Not all entrepreneurs start their business with the goal of selling it, but many of them eventually decide to do so for a number of reasons. The problem is, many successful business owners know their sales and traffic numbers, as well as their growth rate, but a vast majority of them have no clear idea of what potential buyers are looking for when buying an eCommerce … [Read more...]

5 Reasons Why Digital Agencies Should Hire Freelancers

Living in the 21st century means perceiving, reflecting upon, and sharing large amounts of information regularly. Just imagine, your brain is being fed 34 Gb of visual, text, and audio content per day, which is more than some iPhone models are capable of storing. With such an enormous workflow, business owners need to optimize their businesses to both save money and stay … [Read more...]

Ways to Protect Your Small Business from Hackers

Small businesses are the foundation of the American economy and represent nearly seventy percent of the workforce. Because they are essential to building a strong economy, hackers are constantly looking for flaws in businesses’ protective measures so they can access company information and customer databases. Thankfully, there are measures you can take to improve your business’ … [Read more...]

Having Sense with Your Small Business Cents

When resources are limited, knowing how to make your money stretch to where you need it is a key point to staying financially afloat. When the success of your business depends on it, being able to make sense of your finances is essential.  Having a plan of action for any new venture is a must, and where finances are concerned, such a starting point is called a budget. You … [Read more...]

Things to Consider When Doing Business in France

If you’re thinking of setting up a new business, you may want to consider basing it in France. While it isn’t necessarily the first place in Europe you’d consider doing business, the French economy is growing fast, so there are a lot of benefits that come from doing business there. However, there are also a lot of things you’ll need to consider too. Here, you’ll discover some … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Make Your Business More Personable

Building brand loyalty can be tricky. After all, you're asking people who you have no connection with to transfer their buying preferences to you. While it seems like a daunting task, it is a rewarding one as evidence has shown that businesses that are able to make an emotional connection with their clients and customers are more likely to keep them. Making this connection, … [Read more...]