All posts tagged "small business"
Getting the Most Value from Selling Your Business in 2016
This is Part 3 of 3 in this blog post series about Selling Your Business in 2016. You can find Part 1 here and Part 2 here! In the previous two posts in this three-part series, we...
- Posted January 9, 2016
How to Prepare to Sell Your Business Simply in 2016
This is Part 2 of 3 in this blog post series about Selling Your Business in 2016. You can find Part 1 here! While selling a business can be one of the biggest steps you ever take,...
- Posted January 2, 2016
Is 2016 the Year You Will Sell Your Business?
This is Part 1 of 3 in this blog post series about Selling Your Business in 2016. Stay tuned for part 2 and 3! All indicators point to 2016 being a banner year for selling your business. 2014...
- Posted December 16, 2015
What Can You Do Online to Support Your Local Offline Businesses?
Those of us who work primarily online can sometimes develop a kind of tunnel vision. When we think “retail,” we’re actually thinking about e-commerce. When we think “publicity,” we’re automatically thinking about guest blogging, link building, and...
- Posted November 7, 2015
5 Recruitment Strategies For Small Businesses
Finding the most suitable candidate for a job role is one of the most challenging aspects of being a small business owner. Recruitment can be an arduous and frustrating task at the best of times. As well as advertising...
- Posted October 1, 2015
Dishonest Job Candidates: 3 Steps for Weeding them Out
Everybody writes their resumes in ways that enhance their best qualities and obscures their weaknesses. In the same vein, people answer interview questions in the most self-flattering way possible. This behavior is perfectly acceptable and should be...
- Posted August 3, 2015
Turning A Hobby Into A Business – A Happier Life
In 1937 George Valliant, a psychologist and Professor at Harvard University, began one of the longest running studies of physical and mental wellbeing ever recorded. For over 70 years Professor Valliant and his colleagues studied the lives...
- Posted July 25, 2015
How to Attract Investors to Your Start-up
Any new entrepreneur knows that investors can provide more than just capital to their business — they can become resources for organizing, marketing, and realizing ideas. Mentoring and nurturing people with their ideas can be as important...
- Posted July 23, 2015
Risks and Uncertainty in the Entrepreneurial World
Is it uncertainty or opportunity? Let’s talk about risk and uncertainty. I remember 20 years ago when I was working for Harrison & William in London, my manager unexpectedly resigned one morning and there was lots of...
- Posted July 9, 2015
How To Overcome The Fear Of International Expansion
We all suffer from fear of the unknown. It’s a perfectly natural response designed to keep our ancient ancestors from doing anything stupid. Without it the human race is likely to have been wiped out in a...
- Posted July 6, 2015