We all know that setting goals is important, but few of us do it the right way. And unfortunately, it prevents us from reaching our goals. That's frustrating.
There are a lot of ways we self-sabotage: We over-complicate our goals. We... Continue
Whether you're looking for the perfect gift, flowers for an event or an antique frame, small businesses have your back. They're also a huge driver of your local economy. According to the Small Business Administration, there were about 31... Continue
We've all heard of independent contractors, but do you really understand how they're different from employees at an organization? To start, anyone who has hired on a temporary or project-basis can be an independent contractor.
So, if a... Continue
The average claim for a customer injury or property damage is about $30,000. If a claim leads to a lawsuit, then it can cost upwards of $75,000 to defend and settle. With that information, most small business owners would agree that small... Continue
Every business owner needs to establish a direction for their company. Luckily, you can do just that by creating a business plan. It serves as a roadmap for how to structure, run and grow your operation. It helps... Continue
For businesses built around driving, COVID-19 poses a lot of risks. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the virus spreads between people who are in close contact (within 6 ft) and through respiratory droplets... Continue
The amount of time, effort and money it takes to start a business can be overwhelming. That's why many budding entrepreneurs consider opening a franchise instead of creating a company from scratch.
Small business owners with a franchise... Continue
One key decision you need to make as a business owner is figuring out which business structure will best serve you and your company. The majority of U.S. businesses—about three-quarters of them—choose to be sole... Continue