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How to Navigate a Small Business Loan

Getting a small business loan can be confusing and daunting for any business owner. Luckily with preparation and research anybody can get a loan and there are many resources available to entrepreneurs. With the help of the internet and professional loan experts the...

How to Stop Majoring on Minors: 6 Steps to Improve Time Management

If we could write a manual about everything business owners need to know, we would. The thought has crossed our minds more than once, but it's usually followed up by a question like: who has that kind of time? Time enters into the equation frequently, not only for us,...

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...

Equipment Leasing and Finance: Reaching the Next Phase

The public perception of equipment leasing and finance is that it begins with finding hot leads. Leads definitely come into the mix, but people who are not industry insiders typically miss the first step of this crucial process: acquiring the funding to secure and bid...

AFN’s Guide to Good Management

The work of an entrepreneur is never done. There's cash flow to supply, websites to design, marketing to launch, and product development to worry about. In the middle of it all is management.   Management can easily get lost in the shuffle. At most companies –...

Simple Steps That Will Help You Improve Your Small Business

Starting a small business is hard, but keeping it going is even more difficult. If your business has been stagnant for the past couple of months, then you will have to work harder to improve it. Below are some simple tips that will help you improve your small...

7 Tax Mistakes to Avoid

We want you…to be successful! Yes, that’s right. The common adage proffered by Uncle Sam himself applies to this situation as well; however, it’s not quite what you think. With small businesses serving as the keystone for business development in the nation today, it...