4 tips for small business owners to respond to negative online reviews

Ted Janicki •
The Business Journal - Central New York
Young businessman holding his head and pondering

This spring, small business owners across the U.S. said business was booming, with 59% expecting their revenue to increase over the next 12 months, 67% looking to expand in the year ahead, and 24% planning to hire in that same timeframe, according to our Bank of America Spring 2019 Small Business Owner Report. According to


How small businesses can grow on a tight budget

Serenity Gibbons •
Attractive businesswoman heads strategy meeting in board room

Growth rarely comes easily. As small businesses expand, they need capital to hire new workers, pursue new projects, and pay off debts. Even companies with good long-term prospects can fold when capital problems create short-term headaches. According to Investopedia, nearly half of small businesses that fail do so because they run out of funding. Owners


How to run a happy, profitable business with your spouse

Bryan Collins •
Husband and wife business team discuss new data

Would you go into business with your spouse? Olivia Skuza and Heath Wells have started three businesses together over the past twenty years. They are currently co-CEOs of B2B e-commerce platform NuORDER. The company enables brands and manufacturers to create digital catalogs of their products, send proposals and create orders for retailers. NuORDER employs more than