Why Keeping Track of Your Product Inventory is Essential to Your Small Business Success (Plus a Free Inventory Tracking Sheet)

Keeping track of product inventory might just be an entrepreneurs least favorite task. However, it’s necessary if you want to be a successful business owner. Tracking product inventory is useful for multiple reasons. It lets you know what products are best-sellers. You can save money by not over ordering. Free up space by only ordering … Continued

How to Respond to Bad Reviews of Your Small Business on Yelp & Google

Online reviews provide a forum for customers to share their experiences with a business. Which is outstanding if you have positive reviews, but if customers are posting bad reviews it can hurt your business. You can’t remove bad reviews from online review sites like Yelp and Google; and you shouldn’t want to! Trying to remove bad reviews, no matter how … Continued

5 Organizational Habits for Small Business Owners

When you run a small business, the title, owner, translates to: head of marketing, inventory manager, customer service rep, etc. It’s impossible to stay on top of everything unless you develop organizational habits. Learning to be more organized is essential to living a balance and happy life. However, there are a few direct benefits to becoming … Continued

The Power of Customer Surveys

Customer surveys aren’t a priority to a lot of businesses. Business owners wonder if it’s really worth the effort, and sometimes money, to survey customers. We’re here to tell you it’s definitely worth it! Customer surveys hold a lot of power. They give your happy and unhappy customers a chance to let you know what … Continued

Your Best Summer Sales in 4 Easy Steps

For many businesses, summer can be the slowest sales time of the year. With people spending more time and money on vacations, summer sales tend to go down. However, with the right summer sales strategy it’s possible to keep your sales up. These five tips can help you keep your numbers up throughout the summer season. … Continued

LLC or S Corp, Which is Best for My Business?

Choosing a business entity can be confusing. If you’re debating between registering as a LLC or S Corp, we can help break down the pros and cons of each so that you can make an informed decision. Keep in mind as you choose between a LLC or S Corp, what is going to be best … Continued

Financial Planning Tips for Small Business Owners

Financial planning is a essential for anyone who wants to achieve financial independence. The goal of financial planning is to help you reach your financial goals; whether that be retiring by a certain age, or having the money to open a new business. For small business owners financial planning is especially important because you need to … Continued

How Many Years Can I Take a Loss on My Business?

If you’re wondering, “How many years can I take a loss on my business?” then you’re probably reaching a point where you’ve been claiming too many losses on your taxes. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) only allows your business to be in the negative for a certain number of years before it declassifies it as … Continued

How to Create a Positive Work Environment

Creating a positive work environment is a great way to draw better employees to your business. If your employees feel valued, they take pride in being part of a successful business. We’re going in depth on five ways to help your employees feel more valued in our How to Create A Successful Business series. Click on … Continued