Business Resource Center

Ways to Improve Customer Engagement

Every single day, consumers are bombarded with individuals and brands that are trying to grab their attention. When you’re the person behind a business’ marketing strategy, you need to find creative, clever ways to encourage the customer to engage with your content....

Office Exercise: 3 Quick Tips

Advance Funds Network cares about the businesses we works with. Stress over finances can lead to irritability and diminished productivity. Studies show even a moderate amount of exercise can produce measurable benefits. Here are 3 easy ways to ease up in the middle of...

4 Ways to Rebuild Your Bad Business Credit

In today's tough business climate and even tougher credit world, it is easy to get bad credit and hard to run your business without great scores. However, there are a few ways that you can rebuild even the worst credit score and get your business back on track. Here...

Facebook’s Major News Feed Update and Your Small Business

Facebook just managed to make your Summer more interesting by making some positive changes to the control that its users have over their own newsfeed. As you probably are aware, each user's newsfeed contains updates from their friends, groups, and fan pages. It also...

How to Train Your New Small Business Employee

A new employee may have his or her college degree or a great deal of previous work experience. However, this does not mean that your new hire will have experience with your systems or your particular way of doing things. While larger companies can deal with the...

Mobile Marketing Trends Taking Over This Year

Mobile marketing has been a subject of interest to business owners for a number of years now. However, what everyone needs to know is what trends are about to take over in the business world at this very moment. For the year 2015 there are at least a few trends that...

Seasonal Factors that Affect the Restaurant Industry

Every business has a busy season and a slow season in addition to fluctuations due to the economy. However, the restaurant industry is particularly prone to seasonal variations for a variety of reasons. Here are the top three factors that will affect most restaurants...