Franchising resilience and adaptability during the pandemic; How working together helps small businesses

As small business owners struggle through the pandemic we can look to franchising as a possible opportunity and we can also examine the solutions to success franchises are coming up with. The biggest strength a franchise has is that it’s part of a community. The franchisor and Franchisee can get together and even change the […]

How to retain good employees for the benefit of your company

The short answer, whatever goes wrong at your company is your responsibility so blame yourself first. Running a company means you are responsible for being a good employer. As you grow your reputation, you must also try to see yourself through the eyes of others. As a business owner you operate from your own worldview […]

How to Keep Your Business Going During the Pandemic

You may be a small business owner who is out there acting as if nothing has changed a bit. Or you may be cowering at home terrified to catch Covid-19 from your fridge door. Whichever case you may be, hear me out on some practical tips and information that could help you make it through […]

Six Trends Impacting Small Businesses

Big or small, businesses can experience disruption full throttle. Sometimes disruption can put a company entirely out of business thanks to upstarts chomping away at your revenue. Other times, it is smart to evolve and diversify to ride the wave of disruption. Whatever you do, it’s important to look ahead and adjust your small business […]

Video in social media posts get double the views

Small business owners can hugely benefit from ramping up their LinkedIn profiles by posting short videos. For those looking for a new way to do sales, head over to LinkedIn. It’s the most popular online network for B2B. In fact, the platform is an excellent too for driving sales and fostering brand awareness. If you’re […]

Why small business owners need to routinely update their passwords

It’s incredible how sophisticated cyber hackers have become. In fact, U.S. businesses have lost more than $4 billion because of cyber related incidents. As small businesses become more and more reliant on mobile devices, it’s crucial to follow best practices of safeguarding your private information and sensitive data. Hackers love to target small businesses, which […]