Category Archives: Small Business Tools

4 Ways to Manage Your Small Business Employees

Lanre Onibalusi — September 16, 2019 Follow @Onibalusi — September 16, 2019 Small business is booming thanks to government programs, supply and demand, and modern workers seeking flexibility in response to a rigid 40-hour workweek. As a small business owner, you’ll work closely with your employees and therefore will need to create strong relationships and … Continue reading 4 Ways to Manage Your Small Business Employees

3 Surprisingly Simple Things Small Businesses Can Do Right Now to Increase Revenue

Toby Scammell — August 28, 2019 Follow @tobyscammell — August 28, 2019 If you run a small business, you know that attracting customers and making enough money are daily worries. In fact, they’re two of the top three things keeping small business owners up at night. The good news is it’s never been easier for … Continue reading 3 Surprisingly Simple Things Small Businesses Can Do Right Now to Increase Revenue

6 Practical Tips to Manage Your Small Business Finances

Robert Gloer — August 22, 2019 Follow @IOUFinancial — August 22, 2019 stevepb / Pixabay Even experienced business owners can benefit from improving the way they manage their finances. This is especially true if your expertise in your product or service doesn’t extend to managing business finance. It would be a shame not to realize … Continue reading 6 Practical Tips to Manage Your Small Business Finances

How Small Business Can Use Technology to Serve Their Customers Better

Robert Gloer — August 14, 2019 Follow @IOUFinancial — August 14, 2019 slightly_different / Pixabay Without a doubt, the service component of your small business can greatly influence your overall success. That’s obvious if you are a service-oriented company, but it’s just as true if you sell goods. Technology is a key asset you can … Continue reading How Small Business Can Use Technology to Serve Their Customers Better

Strategic Outsourcing Can Lift the ROI of a Small Business

Chris Pentago — August 1, 2019 — August 1, 2019 Globalization is causing many entrepreneurs and managers to rethink traditional business models. This trend has coincided with a greater demand for outsourcing services. The global outsourcing market is expected to grow to $ 343 billion by 2025. There are actually very compelling reasons to outsource … Continue reading Strategic Outsourcing Can Lift the ROI of a Small Business

12 Reasons Every Small Business Needs an Automation Strategy in 2019

Ashish Deshpande — July 7, 2019 Follow @ashishnotigor — July 7, 2019 If you think automation means big corporations replacing human employees with fancy robots – think again. Chances are, as a small business owner, you’re already using some automation tools in your business and personal life. If you use applications such as GSuite, Zapier, … Continue reading 12 Reasons Every Small Business Needs an Automation Strategy in 2019

7 of the Best Small Business Automation Tools to Save You Time

Gaurav Sharma — May 20, 2019 Follow @Gaurav_Sharma11 — May 20, 2019 Any small business owner knows that running a small business isn’t as easy as it looks. The common misconception is that since there are fewer things to take care of, the operational and management tasks aren’t that challenging. But that couldn’t be further … Continue reading 7 of the Best Small Business Automation Tools to Save You Time

5 Common Reasons Small Business Loan Applications are Denied (and How to Avoid Them)

Tucker Mathis — May 13, 2019 Follow @https://twitter.com/finsync — May 13, 2019 Getting rejected for a small business loan is practically a rite of passage for entrepreneurs. Rejection rates can be as high as 73 percent with traditional banks. The odds improve a bit with alternative lenders, who generally approve around 57 percent of small … Continue reading 5 Common Reasons Small Business Loan Applications are Denied (and How to Avoid Them)

The Ultimate Guide to Running Payroll for Small Business

Rachel Fausnaught — April 22, 2019 Follow @rachelf414 — April 22, 2019 Robert-Owen-Wahl / Pixabay The challenges you face when first opening a small business often come as a surprise. It’s a learning process, and you grow stronger with every move. Arguably one of the toughest parts of running a business is managing the people … Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Running Payroll for Small Business