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Disaster Recovery Planning for Small Business
Wed, 4 Oct 2006 12:37:02 EST
Crisis management advance planning should focus on what your company would do if an emergency or crisis arose. This should also include what the business does after the fact for disaster recovery.
Technology: What’s Right for Your Small Business?
Tue, 19 Sep 2006 14:48:08 EST
Technology is an integral part of every small business, in one form or another. This article talks about some of the technology you might consider for your business and provides guidance on what to consider before making a final purchasing decision.
Small Business Marketing on a Budget
Thu, 7 Sep 2006 13:11:05 EST
This article provides a brief overview of common marketing activities as well as tips and tricks for effectively marketing your small business so that you get the greatest return for the dollars spent.
Knowing When--And Whether--To Fire
Mon, 28 Aug 2006 18:43:30 EST
Firing troublesome employees is a necessary task for any business, and it's important to be able to fire as efficiently as possible in order to minimize financial risks and damage to your production and corporate identity.
Hiring For A Larger Business vs Smaller Business
Tue, 22 Aug 2006 00:00:05 EST
Hiring for larger businesses might involve more guidelines than for smaller businesses but the main goal remains the same.
How To Hire The Good Employee
Mon, 21 Aug 2006 17:35:54 EST
Hiring excellent employees is a necessary task for any growing business. This article will focus on how to expand a new or small business.
Should You Incorporate?
Thu, 17 Aug 2006 01:08:35 EST
This article discusses both disadvantages and advantages for each of three incorporation styles: S corporations, C corporations, and LLCs
Steps to Write a Business Plan
Mon, 14 Aug 2006 14:14:09 EST
This article discusses how to visualize your business plan, and how to turn your raw ideas into a clear, workable business plan for yourself and your investors.
The First Rung: Financing Your Small Business
Thu, 10 Aug 2006 18:24:18 EST
In order to finance a small business, it's important to understand the difference between debt and equity financing, to know what proportion of each you want, to know what risks to expect from each, and to know how to estimate your expenses in order to make sure you can repay all of your lenders in full and on time.
Is A Franchise Right For You?
Tue, 1 Aug 2006 13:34:14 EST
A franchise is an excellent choice for many people who want to own and operate their own business, but for others it is not such a good choice.
Taking the Leap: Starting A Home-Based Business
Mon, 31 Jul 2006 16:14:05 EST
Starting a home-based business is a big undertaking that should not be approached in a haphazard way. This article helps uncover critical issues to be considered before taking the leap into working from home.