How to Help Your Staff Achieve a Work-Life Balance

When you're a business owner, life is busy. However, being a workaholic isn't exactly a healthy lifestyle. Constant stress and demands on your time add up--you might miss out on important moments with family, cause health problems, or even...

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Business Productivity: How to Optimize Your Small Business

If analyzing the overall productivity of your small business has left you frustrated, you're not alone. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, up to 70 percent of employees in the United States are not performing to their...

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Small Business Taxes: 5 Things New Business Owners Need to Know

Many small business owners assume that because of their company’s size, the IRS is not concerned with them. However, this could not be further from the truth. Small businesses make up a good portion of America’s economy, and the...

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How to Build Small Business Teams

“People make a business.” You may have heard this saying once or twice as a business owner, and that’s because it’s true. The right team of people can make your business, but the wrong team…well, it can break your...

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9 Business Accounting Hacks

Bookkeeping is an essential function of any business, and without strong accounting procedures in place, you risk IRS audits, going into the red or even going out of business. To keep your business moving forward and to prevent financial...

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Everything You Need to Know About Business Proposals

Securing new clients is likely the biggest hurdle you will face as a business owner. It’s difficult to gain the trust of prospective clients without having them first try out your product or service, which is what business proposals...

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Leveraging Inventory for Cash With Asset Based Loans

Your inventory is a tangible asset that can be liquidated into instant cash. In fact, this is how you make money, by selling your inventory for a profit. This inventory can also be leveraged to take out asset based...

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The Language of CRE Loans for Newbies

For those who are just getting their feet wet in the world of commercial real estate investments, it can be overwhelming to realize how much there is to learn. Commercial real estate loans, or CRE loans, can be quite...

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The Advantages of Consumer Financing

For retail stores, attracting potential consumers to browse or try something on is usually only part of the marketing battle. Regardless how great the product is, money may often come in between a costumer’s desire to buy and their...

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The Facts on Factoring

Factoring is a form of financing that gives your business quick liquidity. If you have accounts receivable, that is, invoices with payment due, then you may want to look at this type of financing as a way to increase...

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