September, 2017

Tips For Small Business Owners: What You Must Know About Finance Management

The most daunting part of any business are and always will be – its finances. Managing money is never a trivial matter nor is it something that a vast majority of people enjoy. Although knowing the precise what and where of your company’s finances can be nerve-wracking to say the least, it is necessary that you understand where your money is going. The sooner we roll up our proverbial sleeves and dive neck-deep into the not-so-exciting-at-all world of accounting - the better.

Top 6 Challenges Young Entrepreneurs Encounter

Quitting your day job and choosing to start your own business is a big decision. This move will completely change your life, and it’s up to you to make good things happen. In order to become a successful entrepreneur, you’ll need to learn a lot. While entrepreneurship has plenty of upsides, there are more than few challenges that need to be addressed. Enter the world of business prepared and take a look at most common difficulties young entrepreneurs can stumble upon during the ride.

5 Business Ideas for 2017

The most important part of starting a business is having the basic idea of what your business will be. You need to find a niche that will let you dominate the market and is large enough so you can profit from your enterprise.

It’s also imperative to think about what’s necessary for the business to take off. If the business you’ve been planning to open requires too much early investing, then it might not be suited for someone who’s just getting started. In the end, the business you’re starting should be something you’re passionate about and can see yourself doing for years.

Starting a Store Front Business? 5 Keys to Optimal Success

If you are interested in starting a store-front business successfully, you've got to learn a few tricks of the trade. Of course, the retailer is in the business to sell their goods and services directly to the public. However, the business requires a sound business plan to get up and going on the right track to success. Successful business owner's have acquired a few other secrets to their success. Here are a few to consider.

Finding Both Quality and Affordability in SEO

When researching SEO services, you will notice that you have two options: the firm can be outrageously expensive but offer great results or it can offer a decent price but bring terrible results. The question, then, is do you choose to sacrifice quality for affordability or go for high quality but exceed your budget?

How to Solve Your Businesses Cash Flow Problems

It is staggering to think that 96% of businesses fail within 10 years, even in a constantly changing economic and technological climate. When you also consider that around half of these fail within 12 months, the challenges facing aspiring entrepreneurs becomes even more obvious.

7 Insanely Actionable Social Media Marketing Tips for Your E-Commerce Website

Most ecommerce websites’ keep looking out for ways to drive torrents of traffic to generate more leads, more sales and more revenue.

But here’s the BIG QUESTION?

How do you find traffic avenues where your potential customers love to hang out?


Simple Simon

I got a call on Monday from Laurie at Midsize Consulting Firm (not their real name).

She said, “I know you only do email newsletters, but we like your writing. Can you recommend somebody like you who could help us develop other types of content?”

I said, “Absolutely. I know someone very much like me who could help you. In fact, the similarities are striking. Me.”

Modern Business and the Tech Age: How to Streamline Your Manufacturing Process

Many manufacturers are always inventing ways to streamline the big and complex manufacturing processes in a bid to save on costs and time while at the same time increasing productivity and hence profitability. However, it can be a daunting and time-consuming task to streamline long and established processes.

4 Things Every Business Should Do to Improve Their Interactions with Clients

In order for any business to grow and develop, it will need to have good relationships and interactions with customers. Those that are able to have positive interactions with customers will earn customer trust, will likely have a more satisfied base of clients, and will have an easier time retaining them. While continuing to have positive interactions with customers can seem challenging, there are four tips that a business could follow that would help improve their customer interactions.