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The Three Things Your Business Plan Absolutely Must Have Business columnist Rieva Lesonsky outlines three things you need to consider in order to craft a fresh and effective business plan. View
Seven Ways to Reinvent your Business for Bigger Profits Daniel Kehrer shares 7 tips for improving profits in the new year. View
Encourage Your Employees to Innovate Steve Strauss shares a technique for encouraging employees to innovate in the workplace.       View
Planning For Success SCORE ExpertAnswers Entrepreneur, author and nationally syndicated columnist Rhonda Abrams provides expert tips on planning effectively for your small business. View
How to Keep Hiring Costs in Check As business owners think about hiring, however, there’s a strong desire to keep costs down. Many have been optimistic about hiring before, only to scrap those plans when the economy failed to improve. When they do hire, small businesses have a strong desire to get the best people possible... View
Innovation Sets Your Business Apart Steve Strauss, founder of www.theselfemployed.com, explains why your small business should invest in innovation. View
The Health Care Debate - Constitutional or Not? Steve Strauss, founder of www.theselfemployed.com, discusses the constitutionality of the current health care debates happening before Congress. View
Foreign Qualification: Doing Business in Other States Filing Foreign Qualifications If you plan to conduct business in a state other than the state where your company was formed, you may be required to file for Foreign Qualification, which is essentially obtaining authority in each state where you plan to conduct business. Understanding Foreign... View
Understanding Trademarks and Deciding if You Need One View
Covering Your Back: The Buy-Sell Agreement During a business start-up’s early stages, it’s really the last thing on your mind that something could happen to one of the partners (or even yourself). But if that came to be, it could put a share of the business up for grabs and everyone’s dreams at risk. Investing a little... View