It’s often difficult for small business owners – some of the busiest people in America – to look beyond the most pressing, immediate business concerns. But an “ounce of prevention” today could mean the difference in whether a business is able to survive a disaster and quickly return to regular operations...
Today’s franchise buyers are faced with thousands of choices; not only do they have to figure what type of franchise businesses to look into, they have to figure out which one is the “best in show.”
In an effort to create a more level
contracting playing field for women-owned small businesses, in late 2010, the SBA
announced a rule that would implement the long-awaited Woman-Owned Small Business
contracting program. So what is the WOSB Program and how can you
take advantage of it? Here’s what you need to know and the steps you need to
take to get your business certified to participate...
If you find you don’t have enough hours in the day to take care of your business operations, your clients and your employees, outsourcing key business functions such as payroll can be a cost-effective business strategy. In fact, payroll is the first function many small business owners look to outsourcing.