Drive Productivity With Company Picnics

Drive Productivity With Company Picnics

Are you tired of watching employees stare longingly out at the amazing weather this summer season? The distraction of the outdoors can diminish productivity. For a small business or a budding start-up, every dollar counts. Hosting a company picnic is a perfect...
Is Working From Home More Productive?

Is Working From Home More Productive?

If you work in an office, there’s a good chance you’ve daydreamed about what it might be like to do your job from home. Those fantasies might including curling up with your laptop while still wearing your pajamas, cuddling with your dog when you take a business call,...
Lifestyle Business vs. Growth-Minded Business

Lifestyle Business vs. Growth-Minded Business

Generally speaking, businesses can be placed into two categories; lifestyle businesses or growth-minded businesses. Both styles have pros and cons, and it can be challenging to decide which is right for you. Lifestyle Business This type of business is created to...
Being Productive Without the Net

Being Productive Without the Net

Most of America depends on the internet for work, staying in touch with distant relatives, or working on school projects. So when the internet suddenly stops working, it sends people into a justified panic. Such an outage can cause work to come to a grinding halt....
Dealing With the Confusion of Running a Business

Dealing With the Confusion of Running a Business

It’s not easy to traverse the wild terrain of the business world alone. There is a lot of knowledge that you simply don’t have yet. Fortunately, you don’t have to sit around and wait to learn from trial and error. There are plenty of business consultation services...
Preventing High Turnover Rates

Preventing High Turnover Rates

Hiring is one of the most crucial and tricky parts of any successful business venture. That’s why, ideally, it should be avoided as much as possible! Employee turnover is a huge strain on your business, so finding ways to increase employee retention is crucial. With...
Marketing During the Slow Season

Marketing During the Slow Season

No matter what industry you’re in, you’re likely to have a slow season. Whether it’s a few days or a few months, you should always be prepared to combat these highs and lows. When the dreaded slow season does begin, the best reaction is to kick your marketing into...
Payroll Made Easy

Payroll Made Easy

No matter how big your business is, you have more important things to worry about than payroll and taxes. For most entrepreneurs, there simply aren’t enough hours in the day to complete all the tasks we’ve assigned ourselves. That’s why it’s so important to reach out...
Safe and Sound Marketing Delivery

Safe and Sound Marketing Delivery

As we’ve touched on before, marketing is one of the most important parts of any successful business venture. No matter how you choose to do it, you should always be looking at better ways of communicating. That starts with finding the best way to transport your...
A Can of Success

A Can of Success

Motivation can be hard to come by in the entrepreneurial world. With everything else going on around us at break-neck speed, it can be difficult to find the drive to push yourself forward. That’s why we consult the professionals. We’ve spoken before about just how...
Top 3 Advices From Business Owners

Top 3 Advices From Business Owners

When you decide to be an entrepreneur, it is easy to lose track of where you should start or which way is the best way of going about the job. For some people, the path appears to them as natural as day and night – they learn along the way and use the best...
An Answer to Your Creative & Technical Prayers

An Answer to Your Creative & Technical Prayers

Every business owner is faced with the frustrations of technology at some point. For most of us, it’s on a regular basis. Whether you’re working from your garage or a mega-office in Silicon Valley, modern technology can be just as frustrating as it is helpful. That’s...
Simple Meal Planning Solutions

Simple Meal Planning Solutions

One of the biggest unintended side effects of running your own small business is the effect it can have on your personal life — not to mention your downtime. Whether you miss quality time with your family or important outings with friends, sacrifices need to be made...
Best Ways to Stay Active From Home

Best Ways to Stay Active From Home

One of the unintended downsides of working from home is the impact it can have on your overall health. While you’d think staying out of the office and having more freedom would allow you to make time to take better care of yourself, it’s normally the opposite. Getting...
Create a Business Budget

Create a Business Budget

Managing finances is a big part of owning a business. It is imperative to know where your expenses are going and whether you are making enough revenue to cover those overhead costs. One of the biggest mistakes business owners have made throughout the centuries is that...
One Tool for Your Hiring Arsenal

One Tool for Your Hiring Arsenal

Hiring is never easy. Your business has specific needs and you want to find the perfect candidate to fit those needs. But finding that candidate means you often have to wade through dozens of other applicants first. A lot of businesses end up settling on the...
The Equipment Essentials for Starting a Business

The Equipment Essentials for Starting a Business

While every business is different, there are a number of essentials every business needs. We all know computers and printers are absolutely necessary, but here are three examples of other things your business will need. Business phone While some business owners have...
Fixing Your Credit

Fixing Your Credit

Credit scores impact some of the most important moments in our lives. Buying a house, applying for a job, and improving your small business all rely on having a good credit score. Conversely, if your credit is lackluster, all these moments become far more difficult to...
New Technologies for New Business

New Technologies for New Business

Every business owner wants to stay ahead of the game, especially when it comes to the latest technological innovations that help improve the way business is handled. Sometimes, implementing the right technology is what transforms a tedious business process into...
Solutions to Your Marketing Woes

Solutions to Your Marketing Woes

Just like virtually every other field in business, marketing is constantly changing. Marketing managers have to be constantly adapting to new problems in order to keep things running smoothly. With so many moving factors, this can seem like an insurmountable task....