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The Small Business Guide to Bookkeeping and Invoicing

This is a guest post from Kristie Wright (see bio at the end) – thanks Kristie. Accurate and concise bookkeeping is the backbone of any successful small business. This aspect of operation may seem tedious, but it’s crucial that you track your expenses and earnings in order to keep the entire system functioning smoothly! Not […]

The Power of Preparation

The power and value of effective preparation is a given in sports.   We’ve all heard the stories of the coaches who work 18-20 hour days during the season and the players who push themselves to physical limits of conditioning the average person can’t comprehend.  Together, they spend hours studying video clips and devising game plan […]

The Best Ways for Small Business Owners to Handle Rapid Growth

This is a guest post from Jori Hamilton (see her bio below). Thanks Jori. Small businesses play a vital role in our global economy. And while many go through several gradual stages of development, once in a while, a small business defies the usual trajectory and starts experiencing rapid growth. While scaling quickly is a […]

5 ways to make your Leap Day…leap!

One of my high school classmates was born on a leap day, he still can’t legally drive and his 21st birthday (84 for the rest of us) is still decades away!   We only get that extra day every four years; just one day added to the calendar.  It’s 24 hours that you never had the […]

Are you ready for Conferences and Events Season?

This is a guest post from Michael Dehoyos (see his background at the end). There are a lot of ways to market your business, but for a lot of industries, conferences or events are a big one… With January already coming to a close, 2020 is in full swing! You’ve got your calendar highlighting all […]

The Buzzwords of Business…

Every industry has them, words or phrases that get repeated over and over until you almost start laughing inside when you hear them.  Many of them don’t even have their original meaning.  One of the most notable in sports was Hank Stram’s (legendary KC Chief’s Coach of SuperBowl IV) use of the word Matriculate.  ….and […]