Business Management

5 Smart Ways Small Businesses Can Give Back

Kelly Spors
Right now, many small-business owners are considering how they can give back to their communities or the causes near and dear to their hearts. But figuring out how to maximize your charitable dollars and make the biggest impact as a small... Continue

The 5 Best States to Start Your Small Business

Alexander Huls + Janet Berry-Johnson
Not all states are created equal when it comes to where to start a new small business. Some states, not surprisingly, are a better fit for budding entrepreneurs than others. Now you might think that "better" means "cheaper," or "lower... Continue

6 Best Cities to Start a Home-Based Business

Julie Bawden-Davis
Planning to start a business at home sweet home? If so, it’s good to note that where you live has a direct effect on just how sweet your home-based business experience is. Factors such as median home price, cost of energy, homeowner’s... Continue

The 5 Best Places to Start a Tech Company

Alexander Huls
“Location, location, location,” is a popular expression for a reason. Where you decide to base your company can have a major impact on your business, especially if you’re starting a tech company. That’s why we put our research... Continue

5 Ways to Improve Your To-Do Lists

Alexander Huls
To-Do lists should be an invaluable part of any small business person’s day-to-day. They don’t just help you get things down, they help keep you motivated and on track. Now, they seem pretty self-explanatory, right? Write down a task.... Continue