Small business startups go through a typical life cycle of three stages.  I’ve observed this startup lifecycle time and again. In fact, I have gone through it myself. If we recognize the three stages, it’s the first step to getting through them successfully. Before I go further, let me say I’m...
As a business owner, you're well aware of what your company needs to flourish. A quality marketing strategy and a business plan will get you quite far, but even with these things, an efficient and effective owner is even more important. Want to ensure you get the most out of...

50 Service Business Ideas

  If you love serving others, you may be interested in starting your very own service business. There are opportunities in nearly every industry in niche, from tech to fashion. So no matter your interests or area of expertise, you can find a service business that is well suited to...
So you’ve finally decided to take that first big step in buying a home – congratulations! But there’s a lot of paperwork involved prior to a purchase so before signing on that red dotted line; make sure to keep a lookout for the following terms to avoid making any...
  More than four in five or 82% of employees say productivity suffers because of poor information management. This should come as no surprise considering the amount of data which is being generated by companies, employees and consumers in today’s digital ecosystem. According to the 2019 Global Intelligent Information Management Benchmark...
  Written content has become an integral part of an online presence, and this has created a boon for freelance writers. As more freelance writers enter this segment, the question has to be asked, “How Much Do Freelance Writers Make?” The Pay Survey 2019 from Make a Living Writing is looking...
If you need to host meetings with remote team members or with clients or partners outside your organization, you need a reliable online meeting software. There are a variety of options available, from VoIP providers to video conferencing solutions. Best Online Meeting Software If you’re looking for a new way to...
If you use it for your small business, you probably know the end of Google Plus is near. The consumer side of Google Plus will shut down in April 2019, but the company started implementing changes starting on February 4, 2019. The shutdown comes months before the August 2019 date...
As the leader of a small business, you’re bent on driving growth. You are willing to put in the work that’s needed to achieve that, but paradoxically, working too hard could create unexpected obstacles to your business growth. If you’re working hard and putting in long hours but your business...
The effort you put into your small business is important. But you still need to concern yourself with the results. If you want to improve the results your small business gets, you have to focus on the right tasks and constantly make realistic improvements. Here are some tips from...