Business Resource Center

December 20, 2016

Get Your Small Business Website Up and Running Quickly

If you don’t have a website for your business, take five minutes to read this post. You’ll be glad you did. An attractive, simple, easy-to-navigate website is still one of the best marketing tools you can have. Back in the old days, it was taken...

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December 12, 2016

5 Quick Ways to Prepare Your Business for the New Year

 

The holidays are busy for everyone, but for small businesses in particular they can be downright hectic. Once the crowds die down and the New Year approaches, you’ll be tempted to put your feet up and get some much-deserved relaxation. You...

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December 06, 2016

Battling Small Business Stress

When you start a business, you know that it’s not going to be all rainbows and puppies (unless you’ve opened a rainbow and puppy store, of course). You expect some hard times, long hours and time spent away from your family, friends and hobbies....

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December 02, 2016

3 Simple Ways to Increase Your Sales by $10,000 per Month

When you think of your small business and its success, sales is the first thing to come to mind. You live and die by the revenue you generate. But what if your sales are lagging? Or just never took off to begin with? Here are three ways to...

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November 22, 2016

Hiring for the Holidays in a Hurry

You thought your current staffing would see you through the holidays with no problems. However, you weren’t counting on the volume of shoppers you’re getting in the door. While too many customers is a very good problem to have, not having enough...

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November 22, 2016

Have Your Best Ever Holiday Season in Retail

It’s that time of year again, when it seems like most of the world is getting ready to celebrate family and friends. For you, the holidays herald the start of your busiest and most hectic season - and the source of most of your yearly sales. How...

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November 22, 2016

Accept Mobile Payments and Watch Your Business Grow

It doesn’t matter if you own a toy shop or run a plumbing business, you can benefit from implementing a mobile payment system. Adding mobile payments to your business will help you stay competitive, and smart businesses are hopping onto the...

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November 18, 2016

How to Raise Cash for Your Business in a Hurry

It happens at some point to almost every small business owner - you need cash, and you need it now. Your business is doing so well that you need to hire more bodies immediately, or sales weren’t up to projection, or a project you were counting on...

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November 11, 2016

7 Mistakes You Need To Avoid Making On Social Media As A Small Business [VIDEO]

Social media is a must for any business today, big or small. It's free, it reaches a large audience, and it allows you to connect with your current and future customers. The problem is, many small businesses are not correctly executing or even...

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November 11, 2016

Social Media Age Statistics That Are Useful For Your Business [VIDEO]

Social media is an essential part of marketing your small business today. Out of today's some 3 billion internet users, over 2 billion of them are actively using social media accounts. The numbers don't lie: social is more prevalent than ever,...

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November 09, 2016

5 Marketing Musts for Your Restaurant [INFOGRAPHIC]

Are you looking for some fresh ideas on how to get new customers in the door at your restaurant? The restaurant industry has some of the fiercest competition out of any small business type- and when you own your own restaurant, developing an...

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November 09, 2016

The Top 5 Reasons Small Businesses Fail [INFOGRAPHIC]

 According to the Small Business Administration, only half of new businesses survive past the first five years, and only a third of businesses are able to make it past the ten year mark. No small business owner wants to go out of business, so why...

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November 07, 2016

Social Media Statistics for Small Business [INFOGRAPHIC]

Out of today's some 3 billion internet users, over 2 billion of them are actively using social media accounts. The numbers don't lie: social media is more prevelant than ever, and the marketing potential is enormous for businesses of any size or...

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November 07, 2016

7 Ways Restaurants Can Maximize Their Profitability

Running a restaurant is no easy feat. It is considered one of the more challenging industries with a pretty high failure rate. Whether you’re running a mom and pop diner or a chain of sandwich shops, all restaurants operate with one singular...

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September 22, 2016

10 Conferences Every Business Owner Should Attend In 2016

Constant growth is essential in running a small business today. With technology getting faster and more advanced every minute it can sometimes be tough to keep up on the latest trends in tech, marketing, and finance. Conferences are a fantastic...

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