Business Growth

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...]

The Power Of Setting Unrealistic Goals

Discussions around goal setting often revolve around setting realistic goals. What if I were to tell you that setting unrealistic goals can lead to revolutionary changes in your mindset and then your life? It’s essential to make sure you can take steps to achieve success, but it’s equally important to find the right balance and push the limits of what you can accomplish. The … [Read more...]

Continued Strong Earnings for JD.com Please Investors

Market driven growth remains an important ideal for many global companies. Company officials who can demonstrate an ability to respond to changing market conditions are likely to see increased investor satisfaction. This can lead to even more investor interest that can help fuel profits and make them an attractive vehicle for those looking for an investment that makes sense. … [Read more...]

Does Business Expansion Always Mean Opening New Locations? Not According to this San Diego Replacement Window Company Owner

Choosing whether or not to expand your small business is always a big decision. It can be risky, but if the risk pays off, it can mean higher revenues and more profit for your small business. For one small replacement window company, BM Windows in San Diego, expanding their business looked a little different than they had originally anticipated. For many years, BM Windows … [Read more...]

Thinking of Expanding Your Service Business to a Second Location? Follow the Lead of This Bay Area Replacement Window Company

Opening a second location can be a big commitment! There is so much that typically goes into it—finding the right location, hiring more staff, updating all of your marketing materials, and more—and if the new location doesn’t take off, it can be a huge waste of time and money. One Bay Area replacement window company was recently faced with this dilemma: they wanted to expand … [Read more...]

3 Important Factors to Consider Before Deciding to Export

Just a few months ago, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker revealed that the United States had reached a record for exporting in 2014—$2.35 trillion to be exact. And, perhaps better yet, this was the fifth year in a row that we’ve continued to raise the bar. [Source: U.S. Department of Commerce]. This may make you wonder whether you should be exporting your own goods … [Read more...]

8 Ways to Drive your Business Growth Exponentially

There are many different ways to drive your business growth. You want your business to stand out, and you want to build a powerful brand that will leave an impression on potential client, whether you are a global company, an online enterprise, or a local business. Utilize Social Media One of the very best ways to market your business is through social media. Social media is a … [Read more...]

Global Mobility in Business: Investment Immigration Trends

The process of immigration has seen a lot of changes over the decades, and with an ever-increasing number of countries closing up their borders and tightening up their selection processes, modern-day nomads find themselves in need of a more effective solution that will grant them a second, or even a third passport. In order to bypass the restrictions imposed by other … [Read more...]

How to Make Sure That Your SMB is One of the 70% That Hits the 2-Year Mark

Running a small business is no easy task. You’re constantly spinning plates, trying to develop and maintain a loyal customer base while still making money in the process. Luckily, 70 percent of small businesses last at least two years. To make sure your business is a part of this majority, here are a few steps you can take. Grow at the Right Rate Common sense says that the … [Read more...]