Small Business Loan Checklist

When you are planning to apply for a small business loan to finance your company's continuing growth, you need to have a certain amount of documentation ready to justify your request. Compiling these items ahead of time expedites the...

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Entrepreneurs: Avoid these mistakes when starting your own Online Business

Everyone wants to be an entrepreneur, but the reality is that about 90 percent of startups fail. Some of these failures might be due to the industry or to complex issues beyond business acumen, but many times, simple mistakes...

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How to Properly Ask for Customer Reviews

Online reviews have come under fire in the last couple of years to the extent that Amazon recently banned incentivized reviews. As a business owner, you want your customers to be proud of the services and products you sell...

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How to be Taken Seriously in the Real Estate Industry

The worst feeling as a professional is when others don't take you seriously and recognize all your efforts. Here are some tips to gain the respect you deserve. 1. Take a Consistent Approach To show others that you are a real...

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How to Determine if you Should Outsource Property Management

Property management can be a lifesaver for some property owners, while others prefer to be completely hands-on themselves. To help you figure out whether or not you should outsource property management, ask yourself these questions: Do You Enjoy It? Being a...

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The Proper Way to Write a Business Plan

Businesses thrive when they have a clear goal and path to success. Writing a business plan for your company puts you on that path. Here are a few best practices to keep in mind when writing your business plan. Share...

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Startups: Don’t be Afraid of International Expansion

Perhaps, as a small business startup, you think that the phrase "the world's your oyster" isn't applicable to you. But, in today's digital world, there's no reason to be afraid of international expansion early on in the life of...

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How To Get Started In The House Flipping Business

In the past, house flipping helped many investors earn a great deal of cash. According to CNBC, house flipping is still extremely profitable, although it can also be risky if you aren't careful. If you are thinking about starting a...

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What to Avoid When Applying for a Small Business Loan

If you are a small business owner, you will most likely need a small business loan at some point. However, you should be aware that the wrong type of financing may damage your business. The following discusses some typical...

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An Equipment Leasing Guide For Business Owners

Every business needs equipment. You may be a startup company and have no equipment at all. You may want to grow your business and need new equipment to make this happen. But, what if you don't have the funds...

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