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Time: A Four-Letter Word or Your Best Friend?

2020-05-12T09:19:15-04:00

"You built your business by ignoring time, letting the clock tick while you worked to midnight and beyond, setting aside the other demands in your life." In clicking around the Internet for inspiration for an article to write that will be useful to business owners, I was struck by the number [...]

Time: A Four-Letter Word or Your Best Friend?2020-05-12T09:19:15-04:00

ESOPS and the Smaller Business

2020-04-23T06:28:05-04:00

How Does an ESOP Work? Updated October 2019. The original article was updated for clarity and relevance. An ESOP is an employee benefit plan which, through a trust, owns stock in your company for the benefit of the employees. It is seen as a great motivating tool for employees to be more productive and to [...]

ESOPS and the Smaller Business2020-04-23T06:28:05-04:00

Top Ten Concerns of Small Business Owners

2020-04-23T06:28:13-04:00

According to a 2019 survey* of 500 small business owners in a variety of industries, their top ten concerns are:  1  Making enough money  54%  2  Attracting customers  45%  3  Having enough time for everything I have to do  35%  4  Retaining customers  32%  5  The economy  31%  6  Cash flow management  22%  7  Controlling [...]

Top Ten Concerns of Small Business Owners2020-04-23T06:28:13-04:00

Exploring the Importance of Manufacturing to the Economy

2020-04-23T06:28:20-04:00

 A while back, we posted an article on how manufacturing in the US has changed in the last 20 years.  Two major points were raised: technology replacing labor and the offshoring of production. Efforts are underway to revitalize manufacturing in the US.  Let’s look at what the numbers demonstrate. The Bureau of Economic Analysis, the [...]

Exploring the Importance of Manufacturing to the Economy2020-04-23T06:28:20-04:00

1440 and the Power of Productivity

2020-04-23T06:28:30-04:00

Productivity experts hold the number 1440 on a banner and wave it high.  Why?  1440 is the number of minutes in a day. Lost wealth can be re-earned.  Lost health can be recovered.  Lost relationships can be repaired.  But time is something you can never recoup. To achieve the most productive day, many experts put [...]

1440 and the Power of Productivity2020-04-23T06:28:30-04:00

Top 10 Characteristics of an Entrepreneur

2020-04-23T06:28:48-04:00

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Top 10 Characteristics of an Entrepreneur2020-04-23T06:28:48-04:00

Recession Survey Results

2020-04-23T06:29:00-04:00

As promised, we repeated our economic survey to compare results between December 2018 and today.   In December, we noted: More than a third of top economic forecasters now predict a U.S. recession in 2020.  Some pundits and politicians are predicting a recession as soon as 2019. A few say a recession’s not happening any [...]

Recession Survey Results2020-04-23T06:29:00-04:00

5 Entrepreneurship Myths Debunked

2020-04-23T06:29:23-04:00

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5 Entrepreneurship Myths Debunked2020-04-23T06:29:23-04:00