Has your business become a little boring? I think most entrepreneurs share my passion for shaking things up. But, if you need some prodding, here are 10 simple ways to make changes to your life and business that will grow your company, too. 1. Update the technology you use in your business Did you know
It’s fairly common, in my experience, for small business owners to have chaotic business bank accounts. Some small business owners don’t even have business bank accounts when they start their companies. While money is at the heart of our businesses, most people tend to think about generating sales and increasing revenue, and leave the behind-the-scenes
Growing up in Argentina, Maria Soledad Zitzewitz remembers good banks having a strong presence in their communities. It was that type of commitment and service Soledad was looking for in a bank when she started Soledad Zitzwitz Interiors, Inc. in 2006. And it’s why, today, she continues to bank with Lake Forest Bank & Trust,
What would happen if a disaster struck your business tomorrow? Would you know what to do? A small business continuity plan is a valuable reference document for the business owner(s) and their team to answer questions and provide information to aid in the business’s recovery. Did you know that according to the Small Business Administration
Establishing business credit is an important step for some small business owners. If you want to obtain a business loan or simply separate your personal credit from your business credit, you need to work on establishing and building your score. Some lenders may even require or prefer that you have a business credit score. The
A business credit card can be much more than a convenient way to pay for purchases. These cards can also provide lucrative rewards, superior fraud protection, and smooth out cash flow. According to the Federal Reserve’s 2019 Small Business Credit Survey, 52% of firms with 1 to 499 employees use credit cards on a regular basis.