Business Growth

When to Break Up with Your Financial Adviser: Five Red Flags Every Entrepreneur Should Know

A great relationship with your financial adviser is a bit like a relationship between partners on an episode of The Amazing Race. The two of you should work as a team, outlining the terrain of your life, plotting your goals and objectives, identifying the obstacles and plans to work around them, and celebrating your success. That’s why it’s so critical to pick an adviser you … [Read more...]

What is a Payment Gateway and Why Does Your Business Need It?

A payment gateway is a way for businesses to handle online payments. If you want to offer an electronic payment service for your business, you’ll need a payment gateway. A payment gateway is necessary to accept payments through credit cards, debit cards, and other types of electronic payments. The role of payment gateways is to process payments online securely, and they work by … [Read more...]

How to Increase Revenue for Your Business Through YouTube

If you have any type of business, whether it is online or a brick and mortar, you should be using YouTube. It is a fantastic way to reach potential customers and increase brand awareness. If you already have a YouTube channel, then hopefully you are using it to its fullest potential. When people imagine YouTube, many people think of famous Youtubers who are generating a … [Read more...]

Tips for Scaling Your Service Contracting Business

Your contracting business may have started small, but as you’ve taken on more work, you’ve realized your pressing need to scale and hire on other contractors, or even become a contracting agency. While growing your business is an exciting prospect, it can also be a daunting task to learn how to scale appropriately as you grow. If you’re looking to scale your contracting … [Read more...]

The Top Five Recent Trends in Supply Chain Logistics

Supply chain logistics has seen a vast amount of change in recent years with technology being implemented to streamline the process and help small businesses to grow. But of these trends, which has had the most impact? Here, we have compiled a list of five different trends that have revolutionized supply chain logistics for the better in 2019.  Digitalization of The Supply … [Read more...]

Are Company Cars Worth the Investment?

If you’re a business owner, you know there are a ton of moving parts to manage. One of the most important features of running a business is managing your company’s assets. After all, your assets bring value to your business, so keeping a watchful eye on your inventory, cash, and other valuable items is important.   A significant asset many businesses have are company cars. … [Read more...]

Could Your Mobile Phone Be The Key To Business Success?

Mobile phones have changed the way that we operate in recent years with their increased processing power and the sheer number of applications. But how can it benefit a business and be a factor in a successful business? In this article, we will be looking into the benefits as well as providing reasons why you should be using them.   Open Communication   One of the biggest … [Read more...]

5 Ways Appointment Setting Helps with the Revenue Process

For any business, the schedule and management of appointments is a crucial step in the revenue process. If you don’t have a team that can schedule appointments with potential prospects, you may lose sales. People who schedule appointments must have the proper communication skills as they will be responsible for bringing in new leads. The professional behind scheduling … [Read more...]

Get an Edge Up — Learn to Talk to QuickBooks

Your financial data is the foundation of your business. It isn’t just how you keep organized; it is where you get the information to make great decisions — when you have the time to run the reports you need. The challenge is finding the time to run the reports. Working the software options in Quickbooks can feel like a full-time job, especially if you don’t live in it doing … [Read more...]

Things to Consider Before Seeking Small Business Private Equity

If you are thinking about seeking a deal for small business private equity, it is wise to think carefully before making a decision. It may be one of the most important decisions you will make for your business. So do your homework, ask the right questions, and make sure you have a clear idea of what and who you’re committing to before deciding on a partner. What should you be … [Read more...]