Avoid These Types of Handshakes That Will Hurt Your Influence

Last Updated: Sep 20, 2018Is your handshake putting people off? Here are eight types of handshakes that damage your credibility and hurt your influence with others. Have you ever wondered what your handshake says about you? Your handshake is like

How to Handle Awkward Employee Issues

Last Updated: Feb 18, 2014Employees can present you with some awkward situations, but as the boss, you have to be prepared to deal with them. Here’s how to handle three of the most common difficult conversations you’ll face. As your

7 Tips for Blogging Success

Last Updated: Apr 3, 2018Blogging helps you connect with existing customers and attract new ones, no matter what you’re selling. Here are 7 tips to help you create an effective blog that your customers and prospects will love. It’s no

Sources of Small Business Financing

Last Updated: Sep 3, 2018Looking for funding for your business? There are a wide variety of sources available, depending on your needs. Here’s an overview of the most common types of business financing. Because businesses have different needs than consumers,

Do You Have an Exit Plan?

by Ty Kiisel Photo by OnDeck Unlike an employee facing retirement or looking for a new job, it’s a little more complicated for small business owners at the end of their careers or looking for an exit from their businesses. Do

How to Start a Business

Last Updated: Sep 9, 2018Wondering how to start a business? This startup guide will help you understand what it takes to start a business and turn your business idea into a profitable small business.  Are you thinking about starting a

Eighteen Ways to Find Customers

Last Updated: Sep 11, 2018What’s the hardest thing about starting and growing a business? For many small businesses, the answer is finding clients or getting customers. Customer acquisition is particularly difficult if your marketing budget is limited. Here are 18