4 cash flow challenges facing small business owners

Editors At AllBusiness •
Forbes
MoMo Productions

You should probably have a good handle on your company’s cash flow, but do you ever wonder how your company compares with other small businesses? Intuit QuickBooks recently released a global study, the State of Small Business Cash Flow, which reveals the cash flow challenges experienced by small business owners and self-employed workers around the world. The study

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A financial planner shares 4 simple but critical budgeting tips for managing money during COVID-19

Natalie Taylor •
Business Insider
Tom Werner

From layoffs, salary cuts, and missed bonuses to canceled travel plans, working out at home, and spending less at restaurants, almost every one of my clients has experienced budget changes due to COVID-19.  For some, it’s meant going from having a surplus to focusing on making ends meet. And for others, it’s meant socking away

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How is launching a startup different from starting a small business?

Abdo Riani •
Forbes

Walmart was once a small business with a single store. After proving he could build a profitable business for five consecutive years selling products at lower prices, Sam Walton and his team expanded by replicating the business model in different locations in the city, country, and internationally. Facebook was once a startup. After validating the

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Digital resilience: Why you should take your small business digital

Rhett Buttle •
Forbes

There’s a reason why they call it “Main Street.” Small businesses have traditionally depended on foot traffic and a brick-and-mortar presence. But in the Internet age—and especially in the age of COVID-19—businesses that leverage digital tools have a distinct competitive advantage. Unfortunately, only 46% of American small businesses have an online presence. We need to

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Small businesses are optimistic about the future, even as they continue navigating COVID-19

Samantha Todd •
Forbes

As small businesses struggle to survive the economic havoc caused by Covid-19, new research shows that small business owners are optimistic about the future. Some 75% of small business owners agree that if a crisis like the coronavirus pandemic were to happen again, they’d be better prepared to handle it, according to a survey by

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Assessing the state of and options for your business during COVID-19 fallout

C.J. Marwitz •
BenefitsPro
AntonioGuillem

In these days of “unprecedented times,” during which American businesses have been hit hard by COVID-19, business owners are struggling to determine how to be proactive and arm themselves for the economic threats that are still to come. Following is guidance based on my experience as a Chapter 11 bankruptcy attorney representing businesses and creditors

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