Small businesses play a pivotal role in a country’s economic growth. Even though most small businesses are struggling with cash flow and growth finances, they are key to the economic success of America. The latter statement raises a question as to why small businesses fail within the first 3 years. To elaborate, small business owners […]
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If you recently opened or will be opening your own business in the future, knowing how to apply for a small business loan at banks or online could be the difference between business growth and mediocrity. I don’t want to give the wrong idea, someone always needs to set the standard we know as average. […]
At the end of last year, there was a staggering 5.5 million businesses in the UK, 99.3% of which were classed as small or medium sized businesses. The EU definition of SMEs is:
In the modern age, it’s hard to stay ahead of the game. In fact, never mind staying ahead of the game – it’s impossible to keep up with the game sometimes. Technology is no different, and there are a string of virtual and online techniques that the most successful companies are using right now, of […]
There is no industry that has not felt the revolutionary touch of technology. It’s not just the tech helping renovators, plumbers and electricians do their physical jobs that matter. Tech is making it easier for tradespeople of all kinds to manage every single aspect of their job much easier. Here, we’ll look at some of […]
For many small business owners, hiring and then working with a lawyer can be an extremely intimidating process. There are a number of resources that can help small business owners make this decision; however, you cannot be sure of the results that you will receive unless time is taken to evaluate the services from each […]
A large number of small sized businesses are coming up almost every-day. These businesses are generally termed as start-ups. In order to create brand awareness, there are very few start-ups that possess a significant amount of budget to do the same. They have to make sure that they have a sufficient amount of budget which […]
Opening a small business comes with its own set challenges. While many people are aware of what it is they should be doing in order to achieve small business success, many do not know what it is they should not be doing. Though many small business owners are doing everything they have been told to […]
If you own a start-up or small business, you are already very aware of how important it is to minimize your expenses. From insurance to stationary, it is essential to save every penny that you possibly can. One of the largest expenses that every business owner will face eventually is rent. For some small businesses, […]
Social media has opened a world of opportunity for small business—used correctly, this type of internet marketing is a cost efficient way to reach customers. For all social media has to offer, one channel is not being used to its full potential: Instagram. With 300 million monthly users, using Instagram makes sense.
As a small business owner, there are several things that you need to take care of, such as managing the employees, operations and advertising your company etc. While advertising and marketing can be handled by you, it is always a better choice to leave this job in the hands of professionals. It is a common […]
This article is the first in a series of five posts about online marketing basics for small business. This first week will look at paid search engine marketing. Pay-Per-Click (PPC) is a great way to attract visitors to your business website and target messaging to a specific audience. It’s for this reason that PPC is […]
Management skills are just as essential for small business owners as they are for corporate employees. They’re what help a small business owner successfully delegate the right tasks to the right employees, and they’re ultimately what make a successful small business grow and thrive. But too many entrepreneurs don’t know what they’re doing when it […]
The topic of online marketing can be seen as complicated by small business owners, because of the perception that understanding online marketing requires a deep technical knowledge. Leading to even greater ambiguity is the large variety of catchphrases being employed by the digital industry, like “closed loop marketing”, “multi-channel marketing”, “SaaS”, and “inbound marketing”.
If you run a small business, you already know how much time; efforts and resources are required to keep it moving ahead. And if you are running a small business, than your emotional and physical health and well-being are even more important to the business. As you are the key to the entire business.
When it comes to business, size really does matter. However, you don’t need to be big to succeed…you just need to look big. There are plenty of savvy ways you can make your small business look positively colossal. You shouldn’t feel bad about this; many businesses take this approach to get more big name clients […]