Best Practices to Follow Before Applying for a Small Business Loan
BY Matthew G.
These practices will help you quickly and successfully find the best loan for your small business.
How to Do Payroll
BY Matt D'Angelo
Our step-by-step guide will teach you how to process payroll yourself.
What do smart businessmen do during recessions?
QUESTION | BY Ruth Hoffmann | 2 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 10/02/19
There's always a business opportunity in a recession. Money doesn't really disappear. People simply begin to save and/or allocate funds to payoff the debt which created the good economic days before...
I've identified a market for my product. How do I best proceed to get funding for a new product offering within my company?
QUESTION | BY Richard Kakooza | 0 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 09/30/19
Hello, I am managing a manufacturing enterprise which I started in 2013. My company currently has 27 permanent employees. Up until now, the business has grown to some level but I want to bring it to...
10 Critical Elements of Professional Invoices
BY Megan Totka
A clear, thorough invoice could be the difference between your business getting paid and your invoice being ignored.
How Would Medicare for All Impact Small Business Owners?
BY Adam C. Uzialko
It aims to simplify and control healthcare costs, but what would it mean for SMB owners?
A Beginner's Guide to Bitcoin: The Problems and Possibilities
BY Moazzam Kamran
Bitcoin's possibilities are endless, exciting and nuanced. These are some of the problems and emerging solutions for this cryptocurrency.
What tips do you have for securing funding from an international funding institution?
QUESTION | BY Syed Rossedi Tuan Dalam | 1 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 09/22/19
I have proposed my business plan to international investors. I've highlighted my business model, ROI potential, financial projections, as well as planning for initial and future stages. What else can...
5 Investor-Friendly Industries Perfect for First-Time Entrepreneurs
BY Howard Goldstein
Gaining insight into your target industry early on gives your young business many significant strategic advantages. Here are a few of the most lucrative, investor-friendly industries that...
11 Brilliant Ways Your Small Business Can Save Money
BY Megan Totka
These smart tips will help you cut expenses and boost your bank account balance.
The Basics of Medical Billing and Coding
BY Adam C. Uzialko
Medical billing and coding is complicated, but it is critical to a practice's success.
Protecting Your Bottom Line From Data Breaches in 2020
BY Isaac Kohen
As we head into 2020, protecting your bottom line means understanding the risks of a data breach.
Is the Square a direct credit card processor like TSYS and First Data?
QUESTION | BY Gary Smith | 3 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 09/19/19
Several credit card salespeople want to sell me their credit card terminal services. Some tell me they are direct processors (meaning that my transactions do not go through a "middle-man" processor...
How Finding Your Purpose Can Help You Recession-Proof Your Company
BY DeWayne Ables
SMBs that seek out and act on opportunities when times are good will find it easier to weather economic storms.
7 Profit-Boosting Ways to Protect Your Business From a Recession
BY Rashan Dixon
Implementing smart growth strategies now can help your business survive a recession.
3 Non-financial Factors That Affect the Value of Your Business
BY Terry Lammers
If a company isn't actively growing, it can only glide for so long before it falls back to the ground. Keep these factors in mind to steer clear of the "glider path" trap.
How Outsourcing Software Development Can Help Fintech Businesses
BY Nacho De Marco
Businesses in the financial technology industry are increasingly turning to outsourced solutions for software development. Here's how it can help this booming market.
How to Negotiate with Freelancers
BY Chris Porteous
Here are some tips on how to negotiate with freelancers, including how to avoid getting ripped off.
How can I put together a financial statement for a new company in an effort to gain the support of investors?
QUESTION | BY Edna Nafula | 2 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 09/16/19
I'm trying to find an investor to help fund costs associated with my newly established business (inventory, equipment, office space, etc) I've tried to find a local investor and had no success....
What's the best bookkeeping accounting software to reconcile transaction history from the previous 12-24 months?
QUESTION | BY Jeston McMoore | 3 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 09/12/19
What's the best bookkeeping accounting software to reconcile transaction history from the previous 12-24 months? We're looking for something that will help us during tax season and something that can...