Cost of Goods Sold: What is COGS and How Do I Calculate It?

If you own a small business that sells a product, such as food…
June 12, 2020/by Stephanie Mladenoski

Cash Flow Statement: What You Need to Know

Updated June 10, 2020
One of the most important things to understand…
June 10, 2020/by Stephanie Mladenoski

What is Doing Business As?

Updated June 1, 2020
Starting a business can be one of the most…
June 4, 2020/by Stephanie Mladenoski

S Corp vs. LLC: What’s the Difference?

Updated June 1, 2020
Choosing a business structure is a big…
June 1, 2020/by Stephanie Mladenoski

When Are Quarterly Taxes Due and How to Pay Your Small Business Taxes

Updated May 26, 2020
Small business taxes represent the money…
May 26, 2020/by Stephanie Mladenoski

Overhead Costs: What is “Overhead” and How to Reduce Overhead Costs

Updated May 26, 2020
Overhead, otherwise known as overhead costs,…
May 26, 2020/by Stephanie Mladenoski

How to Get a Business License

Updated May 21, 2020
A business license is a legal document…
May 21, 2020/by Stephanie Mladenoski

Profit Margin

Updated May 21, 2020
Profit margin is one of the most commonly…
May 21, 2020/by Stephanie Mladenoski

How to Start a Daycare: Opening a Childcare Business at Home or in a Center

Updated May 21, 2020
Daycare is an ongoing service that provides…
May 21, 2020/by Stephanie Mladenoski

CARES Act, PPP Loans and Economic Injury Disaster Loans: What Small Business Owners Need to Know

In March 2020, the United States government passed the Coronavirus…
April 18, 2020/by Jeffrey Bumbales

Coronavirus & Small Businesses

Coronavirus: Tips and Resources for Small Businesses During the…
April 3, 2020/by Stephanie Mladenoski

5 Financing Tips for Staffing Companies

Updated January 6, 2020
Running any successful business is an…
January 6, 2020/by Stephanie Mladenoski

How a Small Business Loan Can Save, Sustain, or Grow Your Business

Taking a loan for your small business might be the biggest decision…
December 5, 2019/by Stephanie Mladenoski

How to Finance a Partnership Buyout

When you and your business partner have decided to go separate…
November 25, 2019/by Stephanie Mladenoski

Countdown To Small Business Saturday 2019: 4 Ways To Make Yours a Success

Slated for November 28th, Small Business Saturday 2015 is a day to celebrate small businesses while kicking off the peak holiday shopping season in style.
November 22, 2019/by Ben Goldstein

Countdown To Small Business Saturday 2019: 4 Ways To Make Yours a Success

Countdown To Small Business Saturday 2019: 4 Ways To Make Yours…
November 22, 2019/by bill@ogrelogic

The Soft Skills You Absolutely Need to Run A Successful Agency

The digital agency landscape is changing at a rapid pace. Having…
November 19, 2019/by Stephanie Mladenoski

Learn How to Develop a Well-Rounded Marketing Plan

When you’ve poured your passion into launching a business or…
October 2, 2019/by Stephanie Mladenoski

How to Get Your Small Business Back on Track Following a Data Breach

Disgruntled employees, malware, hackers, ransomware, and phishing…
September 23, 2019/by Stephanie Mladenoski
Payment Acceptance Tips for Small Businesses

4 Questions to Ask Before Purchasing a Payment Processor

If you’re in the market for a new payment processor, you might…
July 30, 2019/by Stephanie Mladenoski

3 Habits of Highly-Effective Business Leaders

For most people, leadership isn’t something you simply adopt…
July 22, 2019/by Stephanie Mladenoski
Invoicing Tips and Tricks

Tips and Tricks for Creating a Killer Invoicing Strategy

It's a basic rule of business: You need to send out invoices…
July 17, 2019/by Stephanie Mladenoski
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How to Improve Profit Margins in the Construction Business

Owning and operating a construction firm requires a deep understanding…
July 10, 2019/by Stephanie Mladenoski
Payment Acceptance Tips for Small Businesses

Payment Acceptance: 5 Tips for Small Businesses to Succeed

If you’re a small business, there can be a lot of pressure…
July 9, 2019/by Stephanie Mladenoski
Financial Tips for Small Business Owners

4 Smart Financial Habits That Will Help You Grow Your Business

Good financial habits can help you build wealth personally, but…
July 8, 2019/by Jeffrey Bumbales
Small Business Growth Tips

8 Ways to Ensure Growth For Your Small Business

Working to grow your business is exciting and daunting at the…
July 8, 2019/by Stephanie Mladenoski
How Small Business Can Flourish Among Large Competitors

How Your Small Business Can Flourish Among Major Competitors

When it comes to competing with giants like Amazon, it’s important…
July 8, 2019/by Stephanie Mladenoski
5 Things to Know Before Getting Business Financing

5 Things Every Small Business Owner Should Know Prior to Securing a Loan

Small businesses are often referred to as the engine of our economy,…
July 3, 2019/by Stephanie Mladenoski
Signs It's Time to Expand Your Business

4 Clear-Cut Clues It’s Time to Expand Your Business

Let’s cut to the chase. If you’re reading an article about…
April 16, 2019/by Jeffrey Bumbales
Business Growth Preparation

My Small Business Is Ready For Growth – What Do I Do Next?

You’ve had some success with your small business. Now what?…
April 16, 2019/by Jeffrey Bumbales
Credit Score Factor in SMB Lending

Credit Score Isn’t The Only Factor to Focus on When Applying for a Business Loan

In order to obtain a business loan, many (if not most) loan providers…
April 15, 2019/by Jeffrey Bumbales
Methods to de-stress as a small business owner

Proven Methods To Help Small Business Owners De-stress

Stress is an unavoidable by-product of owning a small business.…
March 11, 2019/by Jeffrey Bumbales
Master Your Cash Flow

Businesses Need to Maintain Cash Liquidity for Unexpected Expenses

Getting a handle on your cash flow doesn’t have to be difficult.…
February 5, 2019/by Jeffrey Bumbales

Goals Every Business Should Set For A Successful 2019

“A goal without a plan is just a dream.” - Antoine de Saint…
January 30, 2019/by Jeffrey Bumbales
Small Business Cyber Security

5 Cyber Security Tips To Keep Your Business Safe Online

Cyber attacks can be devastating for businesses of any size,…
January 30, 2019/by Jeffrey Bumbales
Payroll Setup Tips

7 Payroll Setup Tips for Small Businesses

Crafting a strong payroll policy is a necessity for any business.…
January 25, 2019/by Jeffrey Bumbales
How to Re-Engage your email list when it's been too long

5 Ways to Re-Engage Your Email List When It’s Been a While

For 59% of B2B marketers, email is their most effective channel…
January 22, 2019/by Jeffrey Bumbales

SMB Finances and Funding Report 2018

Restaurant Technology Implementations

Increase Your Restaurant’s Profitability With These Tech Innovations

As consumer behavior continues to change, businesses must adapt…
January 7, 2019/by Jeffrey Bumbales

What Does Credibly’s Securitization Mean for Small Business Borrowers?

In October, Credibly closed its first securitization—a giant…
January 3, 2019/by Jeffrey Bumbales
Administrative Business Responsibilities

4 Items Your Business Should Review Before Year’s End

With the year winding down, it's a great time to tackle some…
December 5, 2018/by Jeffrey Bumbales
Customer Retention Guide

How to Keep ‘Em Coming Back: A Guide to Effective Customer Retention

For a lot of business owners, the reasoning is simple — get…
November 27, 2018/by Jeffrey Bumbales
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The 4 Worst Reasons to Take Out a Business Loan

By Ben Goldstein

Before you take out a loan for your business,…
November 23, 2018/by Jeffrey Bumbales

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