How to Achieve Financial Success as a Small Business Owner

Effective business management is the key to achieving financial success as a small business owner. Many small business owners lack the basic financial principles essential to building a sound company structure and obtaining long-term financing. The following information will provide several ideas on how to achieve financial success as a small business owner. Streamline Your Marketing to Save Time and Money Marketing is a very integral activity for small businesses that want to become financially Read more [...]

How To Generate More Money From Your Small Business

Are you struggling to generate income from your small business? Perhaps you’ve reached a point where you need to earn more to accommodate changes in your personal life, cover company debts, or expand operations. Whatever the case is, the money isn’t coming fast enough, and it’s starting to weigh on you. Although you may be at a standstill financially, you’ll be pleased to learn that there are practical ways to make your small business more profitable. Continue reading to learn more. Assess Read more [...]

Would I Earn More Money If I Hired Someone To Help?

I've worked as a freelance writer for well over a decade. Over the years, I've frequently wondered if it's time to hire someone else to help me. Hiring someone is scary because it costs money out of pocket. I don't feel like I have that money. However, I'm also not sure that I can grow my business if I continue to try wearing all of the hats myself. Would I earn more money if I hired someone to help me? I've Hired Subcontractors In The Past There was a point in time where I hired people to help Read more [...]

LuLaRich: MLM vs. Pyramid Scheme

I recently watched LuLaRich. It's a documentary about LuLaRoe. If you're not familiar with this business, it has been a popular way for people to work from home selling clothing (mostly leggings). For a while, it was all the rage. But then news broke that the independent consultants working for LuLaRoe weren't all happy. LuLaRich covers the story from the beginning to the present time. One of the key things it emphasizes is whether LuLaRoe is an MLM or a pyramid scheme. What Is LuLaRoe? LuLaRoe Read more [...]

How to Calculate Break Even Point for Your Small Business

I'm currently taking a 12-week online business class for women entrepreneurs. Whether you have an Etsy shop, a blog, or another small business, it's helpful to learn some business basics. I've worked for myself for years, but returning to these basics reminds me of some key things that will help me improve my business. Right now we're working on calculating our break even point. It's hard! The formula is easy, actually. However, figuring out my own money choices is hard. And working through that Read more [...]

Customizing Your Private Office

It’s been almost 18 months since the first lockdowns swept the country. While there is still work to be done, we are seeing a light at the end of the tunnel. Life is returning to normal and people are going back to work at the office. We’ve learned a lot. One thing that was glaring when office workers went home to do their jobs is that productivity did not wane. In fact, it improved. This gives an argument to more remote work and the ability to customize your office experience to make your environment Read more [...]

How To Negotiate a Corporate Lease

Congratulations on your business. Your customer base is growing, your financials are in the black, and you’re ready to expand your horizons. First stop, you need a commercial space. It’s time to get you set for him even more success. A new space will limit your virtual or home office distractions. It will act as a place to further develop your client relationships and help you reach your next business-related milestones. If you are ready to make the transition and have found a proper space, it’s Read more [...]

How to Start A Cleaning Business

You already have a wide range of skills that can help you start a business. Sometimes you don't even realize it. However, think about all of the things that you do on a daily basis. Now, consider how you might do those for someone else for cash. For example, you could start a cleaning business. You already know how to clean. And there are plenty of people who would pay you to do it. So let's get started! Daydream Your Ideal Cleaning Business The first thing that you need to do to start a cleaning Read more [...]

Using Software to Streamline Your Small Business Operation

Small businesses can have trouble adopting new ways of operating. This usually happens because it costs a lot to change things around. On top of that, many business owners adhere to that old saying, "don't fix it if it's not broken." The problem is that this way of thinking makes it harder to see that things can improve, and today's software can improve things for small businesses. Call Recording Depending on the nature of your business, each conversation with a customer, client, or vendor Read more [...]

4 Pitfalls of Opening a Gift Shop

Opening your own gift shop can be a terrific business idea. Whether you want to open one online, in person, or through a hybrid model, you can definitely have fun while making money. However, it's not all rainbows and roses. Before you start this kind of business, you definitely need to think about the pitfalls of opening a gift shop. Types of Gift Shops You Might Open If you're thinking about opening a gift shop, then you'll want to consider what that really means for you. Some of the different Read more [...]