Category: Managing Your Business

 

Category: Managing Your Business

Staying up to date with the latest business trends is a critical component of every successful business management strategy. Armed with the right information and additional financial assistance, entrepreneurs can easily adapt to a rapidly changing business world and successfully outpace competitors.

Small business successful operations

Managing Your Business

What Can Star Wars Teach You About Running a Business?

Star Wars is both a beloved movie franchise and a foundational element of pop culture. Touching the hearts and minds of fans across many generations, Star Wars has seen a rush of new attention as a slate of new films have been released in recent years, with more on the horizon. Of course, every good […]

Essential business development tactics

Managing Your Business

3 Effective Business Development Tactics for Small Businesses

Ultimately, every small business wants to grow and develop. However, owners need to pick spots and choose to develop their operations in a way that is sustainable and beneficial in the long run. Growing simply to expand the business’s footprint doesn’t always make sense from a financial or operational standpoint. How can your business increase […]

How to repair bad business credit

Managing Your Business

How to Stretch Every Dollar For Your Small Business

Small businesses don’t always have a surplus of cash lying around. When your enterprise performs well or you have an exceptional month in terms of sales, you’re shrewdly deciding how to best allocate that revenue to keep the company stable and grow in an effective, sustainable way. Because most small organizations don’t have the endlessly […]

Small business trucking loans

Managing Your Business

3 Smart Ways to Invest Your Small Business Trucking Loan

When breaking into a new industry as a small business owner, it’s important to know that there’s room for you to succeed. You need to be confident that there’s a need you can fill, and that you’re capable of doing so. The trucking industry is one that has a clear need for people to step […]

3 ways small businesses lose money

Managing Your Business

3 Common Ways Small Businesses Waste Money

Running a small business can be incredibly rewarding. At the same time, though, it can also be really difficult. Few people are experts in every aspect of entrepreneurship. For example, you might be amazing at sales, but accounting isn’t your strong suit. In any case, lack of information and expertise results in profit loss for […]

Small business tax deductions

Managing Your Business

3 Small Business Tax Deductions You Need To Know

With the tax filing deadline fast approaching, some small business owners are working through their financials and combing through the tax code. No matter the type of business you operate, a few tax tips can mean a lower financial liability and a return that’s more strongly in your favor. Here are some last-minute suggestions to […]

Tech's biggest leaders can help small business owners

Managing Your Business

What Small Businesses Can Learn From Large Tech Innovators

What do innovators and leaders in the world of technology have in common with your business? Your immediate answer might be “not much” – these innovators lead especially large companies focusing heavily on research and experimentation with lots of outside funding, after all. However, a closer look reveals plenty of similarities between these entrepreneurs and […]

Tax changes business owners should know

Managing Your Business

6 Tax Code Changes Small Business Owners Should Know

Though everyone knows when tax season is, it always seems to catch many people off-guard. Like it or not, though, when tax time comes, it’s crucial that all small business owners gather their documents and start filing right away. The fact that tax laws change every year is almost as predictable as tax season itself. […]

Choosing a restaurant location

Managing Your Business

How To Choose A Prime Location For Your Restaurant Business

Restaurants can thrive when they’re in a good location and suffer when they’re in a less-than-optimal one. Changes ranging from the preferences of customers to downtown development and the closure of nearby businesses can all have an effect on the number of tables a restaurant serves each day. The influence of those factors means you […]

2017 small business taxes

Managing Your Business

New Small Business Tax Code Changes For 2017

Contending with taxes can be a headache for small business owners, especially when the new year brings in a lot of additions and alterations to the tax code. Having a strong grasp of what’s different for filing your business taxes in 2017 means you’re more informed and can make better decisions about doing them yourself, […]

Prepare your landscape business for summer

Managing Your Business

4 Ways To Prepare Your Landscaping Business For Summer

As the winter months come to a close, home and business owners will begin to ponder their lawns and gardens. They know their landscaping is important for inspiring positive first impressions of their property. And who will they turn to for the landscaping tune-up? Your landscaping company, of course! As such, now is the time […]

Small business tasks you should outsource

Growth & Success

What Small Business Tasks Should You Be Outsourcing?

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 […]