Business Resource Center

Preparing for the Biggest Sales Days of the Year

  As a business owner, we know you look forward to the biggest shopping days of the year - Black Friday and CyberMonday. We also understand all of the preparations that need to be made to ensure that you have the inventory, supplies and staff necessary to meet...

Why Personal Touch is So Important in Small Business?

  If you run a small business, one of the main things that you focus on should be the personal touch that your customers have come to expect. This can show itself in many different ways. It could just be in the decorations and design of your shop, which help to...

Things You Should Account for in Your Budget

Income and Expenses You Should Account For In Your Budget From drafting a new one to conducting a daily review that first year or executing quarterly reports, no matter where you are in the business budgeting process, there are income and expenses that must be...

Should You Take a Loan to Meet Holiday Season Demand?

Perhaps the busiest and most exciting time of the year to be a small business owner is during the holiday shopping season, which seems to kick off earlier and earlier every year. The weeks that characterize the heart of holiday shopping can actually make or break a...

Tips to Keep Customers Coming Back

Attracting new customers isn't the only thing small business owners have to think about. In fact, retaining customers is even more important (and cheaper) than getting new ones. Most people understand how to drive in new customers through advertisement, but how can a...

Why It’s Never Too Early To Plan For Holiday Season

It seems that major chain stores start advertising and stocking for the holidays earlier every year, and while there are plenty of articles and news outlets that complain, very few actually look at the reasons why. The truth is that preparing for the holiday season...

Connecting and Staying Connected With Online Influencers

Sometimes in business it’s all about the connections.  It doesn’t take a lot to impact your business when it comes to online influencers.  Their dynamic personalities translate well through online mediums and they command the respect of key players in an industry....

Study Shows Accessibility is Highly Important to the Mobile Users

Emails On-The-Go   In a newly released study, Constant Contact shared results showing just how active smartphone users are when it comes to email interaction.  This email service provider asked nearly 1,500 people about their mobile device usage and came up with...