Category Archives: Small Business Challenges

Why “Competition” is Great for Small Businesses

Ravindra Savaram — August 23, 2019 Follow @s11ravindra — August 23, 2019 Introduction In a small business owner’s niche, one of the toughest things about getting a great foothold is by getting ahead of the competition. He can dominate his niche and improve his revenues if he can beat his competitors. Nevertheless, the competition is … Continue reading Why “Competition” is Great for Small Businesses

Denied for a Small Business Loan? Consider Alternative Lenders

Tucker Mathis — July 17, 2019 Follow @https://twitter.com/finsync — July 17, 2019 Getting approved for a small business loan from traditional lenders or the SBA is difficult. A growing number of businesses are securing funding through online lenders. What do restaurants, auto parts stores and essentially all businesses have in common? They can’t survive for … Continue reading Denied for a Small Business Loan? Consider Alternative Lenders

Zenith Media Report Shows Small Businesses Spend All Their Ad Budgets Online

Zenith Media Report Shows Small Businesses Spend All Their Ad Budgets Online by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, Yesterday Google and Microsoft have spent decades building search platforms and helping small to medium-sized businesses use online technology to advertise and market their goods and services. Now a report, released Monday, suggests much of the growth … Continue reading Zenith Media Report Shows Small Businesses Spend All Their Ad Budgets Online

Pros and Cons of the 4 Most Common Types of Small Business IT Support

Stephanie Hurd — June 24, 2019 — June 24, 2019 Most businesses launch their operations on a shoestring budget and manage the business on readily available technology. If your business starts in your home, as many do, you probably already have a basic computer, internet connection, and phone service. All you need to do is … Continue reading Pros and Cons of the 4 Most Common Types of Small Business IT Support

How to Prepare Your Small Business For the Impact of Automation

Ashish Deshpande — June 21, 2019 Follow @ashishnotigor — June 21, 2019 The use of AI-driven technologies, such as machine learning, predictive analytics, and natural language processing, is changing how work is done. In particular, automation is widely adopted in many industries and disciplines. It’s changing the dynamics of the workforce and impacting businesses of … Continue reading How to Prepare Your Small Business For the Impact of Automation

Reasons Why Your Small Business May Be Struggling (And What to Do About It)

Sneha Mittal — May 13, 2019 Follow @genes_recoded — May 13, 2019 In today’s competitive landscape, customers expect a lot more from brands and businesses they buy from. As an entrepreneur, you come up with new innovative ideas to serve your customers but how do you really know if that’s what the customers really want? … Continue reading Reasons Why Your Small Business May Be Struggling (And What to Do About It)

Why 70% of the Small Businesses are Failing with Facebook Ads

Abhishek Shah — March 14, 2019 — March 14, 2019 “Senator, we run ads” replied Mark Zuckerberg when he was quizzed on the court about the revenue source of Facebook. Well, that’s what Facebook is – an 80,000-pound advertising gorilla. 9 out of 10 marketers use Facebook Ads to generate leads and to feed their … Continue reading Why 70% of the Small Businesses are Failing with Facebook Ads