Pop-up small business concept a win-win

Pop-up small business concept a win-win

The growing trend of pop-up stores has given entrepreneurs a low-risk way to start an LLC, while also giving commercial landlords needed tenants, the Wall Street Journal reports. Because of low

Reaching larger customer base with ecommerce

Reaching larger customer base with ecommerce

Often, small businesses only have a few physical stores where customers can go to purchase their products, making ecommerce a vital tool for reaching a larger customer base. Online shopping

Finding a way into the media spotlight

Finding a way into the media spotlight

Startups can utilize the media to gain free publicity. The trick is knowing how to market the company as a newsworthy topic. Many small businesses manage to tap into a

Mastering the art of communication

Mastering the art of communication

Business owners can boost employee morale by making an effort to communicate their requests politely and maintaining a positive attitude. When delivering bad news, such as layoffs or pay cuts,

Reaching new customers with a branded application

Reaching new customers with a branded application

Small businesses interested in expanding their interactions with customers should consider developing an application for their business, according to many industry experts. Mobile and internet users have increasingly integrated applications

Employee behaviors to watch for during holiday season

Employee behaviors to watch for during holiday season

The end of the year is a pivotal time for small business owners to maximize their revenue. Pressure can run high, but the minds of employees may wander. Therefore, entrepreneurs

Productivity-based incentives can get small business moving

Productivity-based incentives can get small business moving

Entrepreneurs looking to get more out of their employee’s may want to consider productivity-based incentives, writes Ken Sweet, executive director at GPS, a management consulting firm. Economic instability has left

How to prepare for supplier complications

How to prepare for supplier complications

When entrepreneurs get ready to start a company, it is important that they prepare for any future hangups, including the possibility of the company’s supplier going out of business. Anne

3 Best Practices Of Website Design For Business

3 Best Practices Of Website Design For Business

As an entrepreneur or small business owner, you’re not only the visionary for your company — you’re also the human resources person, accountant, legal team, marketing creative, purchasing department, janitor and more.

How to secure email without encryption

How to secure email without encryption

As entrepreneurs get ready to file as an LLC and start a corporation, they exchange numerous emails that contain sensitive company information, from tax forms to human resources data. It