How to Properly Respond to An Angry Customer

It’s inevitable really. When you run a small business, or any business at all for that matter, you’re bound to find an unhappy customer. It could be your product, your offered services, your shipping and return policies, or just the fact that they’re having a bad day – but when it comes to angry customers, … Continued

Top Tech Tools for Your Small Business Tool Belt

Every small business needs a tool belt.  Initially many small businesses start out with an idea, a plan, and then grow to crazy and out of control without knowing how to organize/fix the problem.  Many successful small businesses have learned that it’s important to devote resources (ie: time and money) to a few top tools. … Continued

6 Part Time Businesses You Can Start Today

If you’re like most people, starting a part time business isn’t about becoming rich. It’s about doing something you love, making a little money on the side, and adding some flexibility to your already existing lifestyle. Part time businesses are also great for growing long-term wealth and providing a sense of security in case your current … Continued

Planning a Summer Vacation – What Can I Write Off?

  Summer is here. You’re ready to hit the beach, enter the theme park gates, jump on a jet plane or even just hit the open road. We hope you get a chance to relax wherever your journey takes you, but we wanted to share a little expert advice about how your summer vacation plans … Continued

5 Daily Essentials for Building a Successful Small Business

  It’s no small feat to build a small business. Most entrepreneurs and small business owners invest time, money, and passion into their ventures. But it’s not just that investment, and their commitment to it, that makes their business a success. If you’re looking for long term success, you’ll need to consistently invest, building habits … Continued

How to Perform a 6 Month check-up on Your Small Business

Every business needs to perform a 6 month check up on their company.  If you are good, you perform those along the way as well, monthly, weekly, daily, but a 6-month check up should consist of 3 different areas: Value Chain Analysis SWOT analysis Revisit Quarterly & Yearly Goals 1.What’s a Value Chain Analysis? This … Continued

Small Business Accounting School: Tracking Your Receipts

  Welcome to Small Business Accounting School – school is now in session and it’s time to start building your business. We know that small business owners everywhere have passion for what they do. They put in countless hours, keep track of the dollars and cents and are more than willing to invest back into … Continued