5 Tips to Create a Unique Value Proposition

As an entrepreneur, one of the first questions you should ask yourself is, “Why should customers care about my product or service?” Your unique value proposition is what sets you […]

Preparing Your Business to Survive Disaster

Major disasters can wreak havoc on a business, particularly a small business. But with well-thought-out business continuity and emergency preparedness plans, you can help minimize the disruption to your business […]

Writing a Business Plan Made Easier

Whether or not you are seeking financing from lenders, it is essential that you create a comprehensive well thought out business plan. It creates a road map for your business to help you determine what resources you will need to make a profit.

An Introduction to Co-ops

All entrepreneurs face an important question at the start of their journey – what business structure is the best fit? Usually, you’d choose between a sole proprietorship, partnership, or corporation. […]

10 Tips for What a Lender Looks for in a Business Plan

Once you spot an opportunity that you simply can’t pass up, there are calculated steps to turn your vision into reality, and finding financing is usually at the top of the list.

How a Virtual Assistant Can Help Your Small Business

As an entrepreneur in charge of all aspects of your business, it’s all too easy to get bogged down by mundane tasks. No matter the industry, every company has these […]

Make the Most of Your Profit: Income Splitting and Share Structures

Splitting dividends from your business between you and another member of your household can lower the amount of taxes you pay. But how do you make sure you do it legally, and in a way that leaves you in control of your business?

The 9 Key Players of Succession Planning

For a plan to be successful, the right players need to be involved. With succession planning, this includes a variety of stakeholders from inside and outside the business. Each will […]