Smart IT Systems for Smart Businesses

Smart IT Systems for Smart Businesses

The lack of time to get everything done is a challenge for entrepreneurs. An IT system can support daily operations, make your business more effective than the competition, and increase productivity. How can one determine the right IT system to invest in?

Control Your Bank – How to Get the Credit You Want

Control Your Bank – How to Get the Credit You Want

As an entrepreneur, it is not uncommon to feel as if there is a strained relationship with the bank. However, this does not have to be the case. Banks are in the business of lending money and in reality, the right banker can be your ally. How can entrepreneurs prepare and negotiate to get the necessary line of credit and best terms?

Professional Business Processes – Getting Everyday Procedures to Run Smoothly

Professional Business Processes – Getting Everyday Procedures to Run Smoothly

Entrepreneurs build businesses from the ground up. At some point, the entrepreneur will need to standardize the business procedures to make day to day operations run smoothly. How can an entrepreneur set up the right procedures to run daily operations smoothly? 

Create Meaningful Jobs – And Get Efficient, Happy Employees in Return

Create Meaningful Jobs – And Get Efficient, Happy Employees in Return

There will come a time when you need to hire employees. Employees can make an entrepreneur's life easier during busy times, but can also be a costly liability if they are not working on the right things. How can you craft job description that makes sense for the business as well as the employee?

Exit for Beginners - Get Ready for the Day When You are Selling Your Business

Exit for Beginners - Get Ready for the Day When You are Selling Your Business

In the beginning, many entrepreneurs focus on starting their business but it is also important to consider that there may be a day when it is in the business’s best interest to change ownership or when you no longer want to run the business. How can you prepare yourself for a change in business ownership?

The Best Customers – How to build a valuable customer portfolio

The Best Customers – How to build a valuable customer portfolio

Choosing the right customer segments is one of the most important decisions an entrepreneur will make. Simply relying on the customers who find you is not enough. It is best to proactively identify and seek out your best customers.