Negotiation Techniques to Lower Your Rent

Negotiation Techniques to Lower Your Rent

During this time, as entrepreneurs, we need to creatively rethink our business models, which means looking past even our fixed costs. At the moment, you can increase your profit margins in various ways, including exploring how to lower your utilities, rent, or...
Business Pivots That Count

Business Pivots That Count

Right now, some businesses are experiencing a slight shift in their demand while others are struggling to get by. Regardless of where you fall on that spectrum, there are ways to pivot your business model to ensure you’re ready to reenter your industry when our odd...
3 Centuries of Black Entrepreneurs in America

3 Centuries of Black Entrepreneurs in America

February is Black History Month, and it turns out black entrepreneurs have been soundly kicking butt in business since the 1800s. Whether laundering clothes for goldminers, persisting to become the wealthiest African American alive, or making the right product for the...
Three Inspirational Female Business Leaders

Three Inspirational Female Business Leaders

March is just around the corner, and it’s Women’s History Month. While women still only compose a tiny fraction of leaders at top companies in the US, that number is growing, and American girls have more and more female role models in business every year. Here are...
Mental Health In the Workplace

Mental Health In the Workplace

Poor mental health can have a severe impact on your business. Even if you’re mentally well, your employees may be facing their own mental health struggles. Recent studies have shown that around 80% of adults with depression have difficulty with work, home, or social...
How To Boost Employee Productivity During The Holidays

How To Boost Employee Productivity During The Holidays

Whether it’s your busiest time of year or your slowest, the holidays put a huge amount of stress on employees. These external factors can cause your employee’s productivity to plummet. Keeping employees engaged is daunting, but there are some unique ways to help your...