Posts in Category: Small Business Management

How to Build and Maintain a Realistic Annual Budget for Your Small Business

According to a U.S. Bank study, 82 percent of small business failures happen because of poor cash flow management or due to...

When and How to Use Email Marketing as a Small Business Owner

According to statistics parsed by Constant Contact, 3 billion people around the world will be using email by 2020. And by...

Offering Live Chat? 3 Best Practices for Customer Service Etiquette

You’re running a successful e-commerce startup. Products are flying off the figurative shelves. There’s only one hiccup. Once your customers...

6 Tips for Creating a Customer Loyalty Program That Works

Take a quick look in your wallet. More than likely, you will discover a partially crumpled punch card from your...

Four Considerations for Naming Your Business

Every successful startup identifies and then attempts to solve a unique problem. With the business you’re forming, you believe you’ve done...

5 Podcasts Every Entrepreneur Should Listen To

Running a business can be tiring, confusing, and disheartening at times. These low moments are part of entrepreneurs’ lore, a...

Do’s and Don’ts for Launching a New Product on Your Site

We live in a world where everyone is looking for the ‘next best thing.’ There are innovative, and often incredible...

Top 5 Ways to Cut Costs as a New Website Owner

46% of small businesses don’t have a website even though two out of every three retail sales occurs online, and...

How to Avoid Burnout as an Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurship is an emotional roller coaster. You get funded; you’re climbing. You roll out a new product; you speed ahead...

How to Secure Funding as an Entrepreneur

Funding is something of startup lore. It’s inspired a successful podcast (StartUp by Gimlet Media), a hit television show (Shark...