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Why Customer Engagement is Critical for Small Businesses

According to a recent Gallup poll, customer service is an opportunity to create customer engagement. Keep in mind that Gallup found that only 15 percent of customers with problems are engaged with the company. Engaged customers aren’t just a reliable source of money,...

Five Tips to Make Your Small Business a Great Loan Candidate

There comes a time in the history of most small businesses where they need an influx of capital. Whether you are facing a slow period, want to expand or need to stock up on supplies at a low price, there may come a time when you want a small business loan. When this...

How to Reduce Customer Turnover

  Start by Hanging On to What You Have Many businesses realize that they can survive on a small number of loyal repeat customers and then make the big money off of the occasional extra traffic until things finally blast off to the moon. Taking care of those...

How to Market Your Business After the Holidays

As 2015 begins, more and more business owners are interested in learning about how to maximize profits and expand their base of loyal clients for the New Year. If this is your objective, you should know that there are a plethora of strategies you can employ to...

Confidence Among Small Business Owners Continue to Climb

  Though many see the precarious state of the economy with doubt, small businesses are in a position of greater confidence than ever. This is due to the fact that there are also more resources than ever for small businesses to not only survive, but prosper....

How To Get A Small Business Loan or Unsecured Line of Credit

The stock market may be surging, but the effects of the financial crisis are still lingering, putting a dent in the cash flow of small businesses everywhere. Whether you own a restaurant, lawn care business, or specialty retail store, chances are you’ll need some...

Tips to Save Money with a Small Business

  Keeping costs low while running a small business can be a challenge, especially when you are just starting out. You want to make sure you have everything you need to be able to satisfy the needs of your customers or clients, but you also can't be so much in...

Need Help Paying Taxes? Consider Taking Out a Loan

Borrowing money to pay taxes may seem a bit unusual, but it is an option that some may consider if they are short on funds. Putting of a tax bill is a risky decision to make because there is no room to negotiate the payment terms after the deadline. If you have a tax...