Europe’s new tech event, ICONS Festival, has teamed up with 500 Startups to deliver a pitch competition that will give the winner the chance to secure a place one of the most sought after accelerator programs on the planet. ICONS is seeking companies with big ideas and big ambition with a hunger to succeed. Particular focus […]
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Survey on family business succession planning finds four out of five US family business owners are not succession-ready. Baker Tilly International calls on family owned businesses to begin family business succession planning early to avoid business disruption and loss of capital value. Research conducted by Baker Tilly International, a global network of independent accounting and business […]
How to minimize these five common startup entrepreneur pitfalls. -Asif Khan, CEO of Caremerge, Offers 5 Tips on How to Minimize Mistakes as a Startup Entrepreneur- Successful startups most always don’t happen overnight. It takes time, patience and hard work to navigate the ups and downs of starting a new business. It is important, however, […]
Author and Positive Success Coach, Dr. Joey Faucette, offers three strategies to help you grow your business with gratitude. You’re increasing your sales. Your team is more productive. You get out of the office earlier to do what you love with those you love… …and yet there’s something missing. You struggle to keep all the […]
TaxReminder.com is a Free Service That Helps Small Business Owners File Tax Forms on Time Small business owners – burdened with many tax forms which need to be filed on time – can now get a timely reminder on their desktop or mobile phone when tax forms are due. TaxReminder.com is free and includes links […]
Closets By Design is enjoying a healthy boom. The $7.7 billion U.S. home organization product industry is projected to grow 4 percent annually over the next three years, according to The Freedonia Group. Paralleling industry growth, Closets By Design, a longtime leader in the closet organizing and storage remodeling industry, announced deals for new franchise locations, as well […]
The summer brings humidity, heat, vacations and the well-known fact that employee productivity decreases this time of year. Workers become distracted and sluggish when wanting to be out-of-the-office. A Captive Network study of 600 white collar North American workers says that workplace productivity drops 20 percent during the summer months, worker attendance decreases by 19 […]
Franchising is a way for you to be in business for yourself, but not by yourself.
Cincinnati-Based Pet Food Company, Pet Wants, Starts Franchising Nationwide Franchises now available throughout the country. Pet Wants, the successful Cincinnati-based business that provides fresh, all-natural pet food options, is offering franchise opportunities to select individuals who are passionate about the health and happiness of pets. Franchises will be available nationwide starting on June 15th. The […]
SocialCentiv Asks, “How Is Your Social Media Plan and Strategy Working in 2015?” Tips to Evaluate and Strengthen Your Social Media Plan at Midyear With the first half of 2015 in the books, it’s a good time for companies to take a hard look at their social media plan and analyze how it is performing […]
Home Remodel Franchise DreamMaker Raises Average Sales per Franchise by 60% in 3 Years DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen’s Code of Values and homeowners’ rising equity boost gross average sales for the home remodel franchise by $300,000 during the past 3 years DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen, a home remodel franchise, increased its average gross sales by […]
Turbocharge your productivity to turbocharge your profits. By Peter Mahoney Nuance CMO and General Manager, Dragon Time is money for small business owners. And productivity allows business owners, entrepreneurs and professionals to create more time. But very few people take the next logical step to conclude that productivity equals money (that’s the transitive property for […]