Money

How to Get the Most Out of Your Billing Process

For a small business, one of the most important things you do each month is compile invoices to bill your customers. After all, with no payments, you would have to shut down and, without adequate payments, you probably won’t grow. So let’s…

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Management

5 Gadgets You’ll Be Glad to Have on Your Next Business Trip

If your business dealings take you around the world, around the country, or just around your region, you know the value of packing the right gadgets to make your trips go smoothly. Before you take your next business trip, check out…

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Money

5 Ways to Keep Your Cash Flow Healthy

When you’re running a small business it’s a useful tip to think of cash as the food it needs to survive.  If the money runs out, the business won’t live very long unless it can find some more! Steve Parks…

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Money

Can the Right Software Make Your Business More Profitable?

Whether you run a one-man, home-based business or a large corporation, either social, charitable or profitable – one thing is for sure: utilizing the right technology is a sure way to improve your business! In fact, it has really gotten to the…

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Management

5 Ways to Create Work-Life Balance

Work-life balance is a necessity to growing a successful business and building a happy life. It can be achieved by changing mindsets, identifying tipping points (i.e. reducing 17 hour workdays to 8 hours), and accepting a happy medium in lieu of seeking…

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Management, Money

9 Accounting Tips for Preparing for a Financial Audit

For most small business owners, the thought of a financial audit is about as exciting as getting a root canal. But audits can reveal important information about the financial position and organization of a business, making them an invaluable tool.…

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Money

Are You Forgetting One Crucial Money-Saving Tax Deduction?

Taxes – the bane of every small business and freelancer out there trying to make ends meet. If it’s not quarterly estimated tax time then it’s annual tax time, and don’t even get us started on sales tax if you sell…

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Management

Tech Tricks that Let You Get to Know Your Customers

Trying to keep up with the various people you interact with every day can be a real pain. Worse, figuring out how to expand your customer and contact list is often full of mystery. You’re a busy business owner and don’t have…

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Marketing & Strategy

5 Things Your Need to Know About Sales Psychology

Whether you’re updating your website’s content or designing new brochures, the sales copy you write needs to be effective. And the best way to make it effective is to understand some basic principles of sales psychology. While you can’t completely discount that…

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Money

5 Ways to Overcome a Loan Application Rejection

Having your loan application rejected by a bank can be discouraging, but it doesn’t mean you should give up your hunt for financing. With credit tight and the economic future uncertain, many small businesses have been feeling the sting of rejection lately.…

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