Supply Chain Management: Your New Competitive Advantage

Anne Shaw

Have you ever considered whether your supply chain could become a competitive advantage? When business owners manage their supply chains effectively, their efforts can help increase profitability, improve product quality and enhance customer service. In the wake of the “Great Supply... Continue

Business Management

Family Businesses: How to Run Them Strategically

The Hartford

When we hear the phrase “family business," we often think of a company that has been passed down from generation to generation, by a parent to their offspring. But while this might have been a common scenario in the past, we are beginning to see more and more instances of the reverse... Continue

Finance

Managing Employees

Why You Need HR for a Small Business

Dahna M. Chandler

Like most small business owners, you're used to handling all business activities yourself. This includes all HR tasks. In fact, 54% of small businesses handle HR in house. But owners usually give HR work to staff with little practice managing employees.... Continue

Managing Risk

Every day, small business owners confront more than their fair share of challenges. Cybersecurity is no exception. Small business owners must keep their companies secure online, from analyzing their risk to finding the right tools to mitigate it. You understand the need to protect your... Continue

Marketing

Depending on your business's type, niche, target audience and goals, the way you market and advertise could vary greatly from other small business owners. No matter which channels you find work best for business advertising, the key is to ensure they work together as a whole. Make sure... Continue