When COVID-19 robbed Little Rock's SoMa neighborhood of its vibrancy and vitality, local business owners came up with an idea that got the area rocking again: an outdoor dining and entertainment venue. And when the project won a small... Continue
Thieves have targeted catalytic converters for years, but recently these crimes have been on the rise. According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), there were 1,298 reported catalytic converter thefts in 2018. That increased... Continue
The current crisis is affecting people differently. Many of us are working to manage our mental health as we practice social distancing and deal with the uncertainty we face. Many small businesses had to permanently close their doors,... Continue
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