Entrepreneurship

Top Mistakes Made on Business Print Jobs

A single mistake on a business print job can cause major embarrassment. And corrected reprints can cost hundreds or even thousands of dollars, depending on the size of the job. Making an extra effort to avoid any mistakes is a wise idea. Here are some of the most common print mistakes and how to avoid [...]

Top Mistakes Made on Business Print Jobs2019-08-13T22:54:56-07:00

Your Learning Style and Why it Matters for Your Space

  A lot of us know our zodiac sign, but do we know our learning style? Simply put, we all learn differently. Our learning style is the way we best receive and process information. The three main learning styles are Visual, Auditory, and Kinesthetic.   While we all utilize different learning styles at different times, [...]

Your Learning Style and Why it Matters for Your Space2019-08-07T11:07:40-07:00

How to Get Comfortable Talking About Yourself

A few weeks back, I was invited to be a guest on a webinar with an established professional figure in my industry. While of course I was extremely flattered, I found myself panicking inside. What would I say? How would I say it? The webinar was focused on writing the “About Me/Us” page on a [...]

How to Get Comfortable Talking About Yourself2019-07-30T19:05:34-07:00

Are You Missing This Part of the Sales Process and Leaving Money on the Table?

  A few months ago, I went to a business event in the city run by someone I really admire.   It was here in New York City and the ticket price was relatively inexpensive.   I knew this woman’s work and that it would be a worthwhile event. I also believe in continuing to [...]

Are You Missing This Part of the Sales Process and Leaving Money on the Table?2019-07-23T14:05:14-07:00

5 Terms That Need to Be Included in Every Contract

This week's guest post is from Michelle Murphy, owner of Wilson Murphy Law. Have you ever signed a contract without reading it? Or even worse, entered into a contract that wasn’t written? Next time you find yourself in either predicament, please back away and go watch Judge Judy or the People’s Court. My husband forces [...]

5 Terms That Need to Be Included in Every Contract2019-06-25T12:34:51-07:00

Hiring the Right Team Members

As a small business owner for over 12 years, I have had many triumphs and challenges regarding attracting, retaining and fostering the type of talent that allowed my business to grow and thrive. I’m happy to share my experiences in hopes that you can learn from my mistakes and missteps in order to help you [...]

Hiring the Right Team Members2019-06-24T23:19:52-07:00

How an Audit Can Help You Create More Time

This week's guest post is from Rachael Jencks. Enjoy! Time management is a topic that affects us all.  I recently took a poll in my ‘Moms on the Rise’ Facebook Group and this topic was ranked number 1 when it came to struggles faced by the female entrepreneur.  All those who responded said something similar [...]

How an Audit Can Help You Create More Time2019-06-13T22:31:12-07:00

Stop Neglecting Your #1 Business Asset!

Enjoy this week's guest post from Becky Upchurch, founder of Higher Good Coaching. If you are a small business owner, you already know that the process of launching, building, and scaling a business is full of challenges along the way. In fact, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration, only about 50% of small businesses survive [...]

Stop Neglecting Your #1 Business Asset!2019-06-13T22:30:58-07:00

4 Quick Legal Tips To Keep Your Business Out Of Trouble

Small businesses suffer when they do not proactively handle their legal matters. A common misconception is that businesses only need to worry about the “legal stuff” or hire an attorney after they get in legal trouble. While that may be the case for non-business matters, this is a bad idea when you are a [...]

4 Quick Legal Tips To Keep Your Business Out Of Trouble2019-06-24T23:31:59-07:00

The Hidden Costs In Cheap Rent

Enjoy reading this week's guest post from Lynn Drake, President and Founder of Compass Commercial and author of Do You Speak Lease?. For those of you who believe that a “Free Lunch” or “Free Rent” really exists in the leasing world, or comes without strings attached, you may then be surprised by hidden costs in [...]

The Hidden Costs In Cheap Rent2019-06-13T22:29:57-07:00