Resources for minority business owners haven’t always been available, yet they have overcome this obstacle impressively. Data from the Business Journals SMB Insights Group showed that in 2017 there were 11.1 million businesses owned by minorities, up 79% since 2007. One recent survey of small-business owners even showed that African American business ownership rose by… Read more »
After the thrill of starting your business, you may have settled into a comfortable day-by-day routine as you established yourself. Now you’ve been up and running for a while and are starting to see opportunities for growth. Whether you want to expand to a new location or offer a new service, you’ll want to create… Read more »
As a small business owner, you know that running a business is hard work. You may have already faced the ups and downs that come with establishing a successful business. A good owner is the backbone of a small business and crucial to its success. Knowing the characteristics of small business owners that set them… Read more »
International Women’s Day is celebrated March 8th of every year in recognition of all that women have accomplished throughout history. People across the globe use this occasion to highlight the valuable – and often overlooked – contributions women make to all aspects of society as female small business owners and intrepid entrepreneurs. Women have historically… Read more »
No business is too small to gain the benefits of a CRM system, and there’s a system for every budget.
The Baltic Dry Index and Consumer Sentiment are just two financial metrics for small businesses that you should be following.
Check in on these business metrics once a week to keep your finger on the pulse of your company.
These three areas of small business tech are worth a deeper dive if you’re looking to get a leg up on your competition.
When I started my own business, I ran a lean operation. It was only once I decided to take a risk and expand the team that we started to see real growth.