7 Great Sites You Can Use to Identify Emerging Business Trends and Opportunities

This topic is important to everyone. Regardless if you have an existing business and want to increase your business’s financial portfolio (i.e., expansion or investing) or you want to start… Read more »

Lost on the Financing Quest? How to Navigate SBA Loans

You’ve got big plans for your small business; plans that require capital as well as financial guidance. Although you could go the conventional route for financing your vision, you may… Read more »

10 FREE Government Programs for Marketers to Increase Sales and Profits

If you are not using the government you are missing out on over 33% of the The government gives out more money, provides more free services and information and… Read more »

10 Killer Resources for Small Businesses and Start-ups

Looking to get your startup or small business on the path to success? There are lots of resources that can help you know how to approach your marketing, partners, suppliers,… Read more »

Online Business Valuation: Any Solutions Available?

The recent article by Mark Cohen in the New York Times titled “Do You Know What Your Business is Worth? You Should” contained a number of relevant insights related to… Read more »

How to Find Company Information without Google Search: Top 7 Business Search Engines

“Have you Googled it?” is one of the phrase we often heard referring to the search for particular information on Google. Google seems not only a company or product name;… Read more »

Ladies’ Advantage: Business Grants and Loans for Women

6Image by nuchyleeThey say behind the success of every man is a woman. So what about the success of every woman? For one, it can be business grants and loans… Read more »

Considering Entrepreneurship? 9 People to Follow on Twitter

Who on Twitter inspired you to finally go from employee to self-employed (or side hustler)? The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only nonprofit organization… Read more »

Want to Start a Business With Little Money and Effort?

What’s the easiest, least expensive online business to start now? Dollar building – image: digitalart The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only nonprofit organization… Read more »

5 Books to Read Before You Start Your Small Business

Photography by Marion DossBefore you jump into your new small business start-up, any small business owner should have a basic understanding of business and how to succeed.   Here are five… Read more »