Topic: Small Business

Small Business Ready for Tax Season

3 Tips to Get Your Small Business Ready for Tax Season

Small business owners often wait until the last minute to start thinking about taxes. Get a jump on tax season to minimize your tax burden. Getting an early start to your taxes can help you minimize your tax burden, increase...
5 Things to Consider Before Starting Your Own Business

5 Things to Consider Before Starting Your Own Business

There are many reasons that people choose to become small business owners. The reasons vary from financial possibilities to a lack of job opportunities. Whatever the reason, it takes a lot of time, energy, and sacrifice to become a successful...
Tax and Record Keeping Tips for Your Small Business

Tax and Record Keeping Tips for Your Small Business

Small business owners face a great deal of challenges, but taxes always appears at the top of the list. Small business owners need to make sure they are paying what they should and taking the appropriate deductions to reduce their...
Top 3 Social Media Blunders to Avoid

Top 3 Social Media Blunders to Avoid

Social media is often the most affordable marketing tool available to small businesses. Businesses have hopes of gaining tons of followers and generating new business. Unfortunately, you may not be getting your desired results because you may be making one...
Protecting Your Business Reputation Online

Protecting Your Business Reputation Online

Do you know what current and potential customers will find when they do an online search for your business name? As much as the Internet can help build your small business, it can also cause irrevocable harm if you’re not...

Figure Out How to Calculate Your Rates

There are several different ways to determine the cost of your services. Keep in mind that every business approaches this process differently.  Variables such as a company’s size, equipment and staff can influence prices. For some businesses the supplier relationship...
Task Management Tips

Five Task Management Tips for Small Business Owners

Whether you run a full-time or side business, the growing list of things that need to get completed can be overwhelming. Effective task management skills are essential to achieving the goals you’ve set for your business.  To increase productivity, check...
How to Develop a Small Business Advisory Board

How to Develop a Small Business Advisory Board

A small business advisory board is a group of selected individuals, you personally know or possibly admire, willing to share their experience and industry knowledge to help your business grow and thrive. An advisory board, which has no authority over your...