Walking is a simple, low-impact and effective form of exercise. When it’s paired with a task, like walking to work, the benefits increase: Not only do business owners and staff get some extra physical activity, they also cut down on the environmental impact of driving to work. Taking the pedestrian route to work also allows […]
Category: Growth & Success
How do you grow your business? Hard work and perseverance go a long way on the road to success — but it takes smart business management for continual growth and prosperity. Get tips and tactics on marketing plans, budgeting, legal requirements, and more, to help facilitate business management.
Everywhere you look, you’re bound to see someone scrolling through newsfeeds, messages or even news articles on their mobile devices. Smartphones are no longer considered so much a luxury as they are a necessity. In the U.S., 72 percent of the population reports owning a smartphone, according to a survey conducted by the Pew Research […]
As a business owner, you have a long list of responsibilities and tasks you need to be on top of. But there are some things that you simply don’t have the time, expertise or money for. An important lesson successful business owners learn sooner or later is that turning to a helping hand at the […]
Sometimes the most important things can’t be measured. Business owners tend to focus on hard data such as revenue, expenses, inventory levels and any other metric that can be quantified with a number. But many entrepreneurs overlook less tangible aspects of their companies, which can lead to underlying problems going unnoticed. These aspects might include customer […]
To stay ahead in the business world, it’s important to always keep your eyes and ears open. Pay attention to what others are doing. That doesn’t just mean following the moves of your competitors. It also means looking to other strong enterprises, whether they’re in your area of expertise or not, and learning from their […]
Efficient and inexpensive holiday shipping and delivery options are crucial for small businesses to guarantee a positive customer experience.
Small business owners need to ensure they have just the right amount of inventory during the holiday, otherwise they can end up with empty shelves or an over-packed warehouse.
Small business owners must have the policies in place to ensure prompt payments and steady working capital levels during the hectic holiday shopping season.
A successful business strategy doesn’t stop after the holidays.
Retailers should follow these strategies to find success in the holiday shopping craze.
A small business loan can give retailers the edge they need to outsell the competition this holiday season.
Small business owners can take advantage of a Thanksgiving-oriented marketing strategy to potentially boost sales and demonstrate their “Thanks” to customers.