How to Get on Track for Next Year’s Taxes

Tax season can certainly be a taxing period for many small business owners. Some find it a struggle to prepare the necessary paperwork before filing their return. Others face the challenge of understanding the finer points of the tax process, and how to get the most out of available benefits and deductions. Finally, some small … Continued

The Best Facebook Ad Types for your Small Business in 2019

Do you use Facebook to promote your small business? Thanks to its massive (and loyal) user base, the site is extremely popular with marketers and small business owners, a majority of whom consider it to be social media’s most effective advertising platform. Not only can you tailor your messaging for targeted audiences, Facebook is also … Continued

Small Business Tax Changes in 2019

  Just as they do almost every year, a few rules have changed since the last time you filed taxes for your small business. Not only that, we’re already operating under a new set changes that apply to 2019, and next year’s return. If you’re been struggling to stay on top of what’s new, and … Continued

Five ways to give your small business a spring cleaning

Spring is traditionally a time of renewal, a welcome opportunity to shake off the dust and cobwebs of winter and embrace what’s ahead. It’s also a common time for a more literal kind of cleanse: a solid spring cleaning. The arrival of spring is a good opportunity to clean things up around your small business. … Continued

How to Evaluate Franchise Opportunities in 2019

Starting a franchise may be one of the most significant and rewarding experiences of your lifetime. Before you make the big decision, it is important to conduct your own research and educate yourself on various franchise opportunities. By carefully looking at every aspect of a franchise and mapping out all of your questions and concerns, … Continued

Show Your Customers Some Love This Valentine’s Day

Love is in the air on Valentine’s Day and while it’s important not to forget about your special somebody, small business owners also need to make sure they show some love to another important set of people: their loyal customers. Traditional Valentine’s Day gifts such as chocolates, champagne and bouquets of roses aren’t the answer … Continued

Tips to solve your employees’ post-holiday blues

Whether you celebrate New Year’s Eve with a bottle of bubbly, or head to bed long before midnight, many of us experience a post-holiday hangover when January arrives. It’s not hard to see why: the holidays are over, work and school resume, and the jovial spirit of the season is replaced by the reality of … Continued

New Year’s Resolutions for Small Business Owners

As we change the calendar and welcome the new year, it’s the perfect time for self-reflection and goal-setting. And it doesn’t have to be all about exercising more often or giving up that bad habit. Beyond personal changes, the start of another new year is an excellent opportunity for professional growth, too. Eager to boost … Continued

How to Keep Your Business Resolutions

January is a great time to take stock of your small business’ performance and make some resolutions that will help set you up for a successful year.  The key is to choose resolutions that are easy to accomplish.  January 17th is Ditch Your Resolutions Day, but if you set realistic goals, you can avoid falling … Continued