Friday 5 for the Week of April 13th, 2015

This week’s Friday 5 is full of more good stuff than that Double Stuf Oreo we had this morning. Scratch that, it’s better than the whole bag of Double Stuf Oreos. If you agree pass this around with the hashtag #Friday5. Then, could you go to the store and get us some more Double Stuf […]

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Consultant’s Corner: Finding Angel Investors

Question: I am beginning a new business and would like to secure funding through angel investors. Where should I start? Of course, the angel investor category can include family, friends, and business associates. Also, the type of business venture and amount of capital needed can influence where to look for angel investors. For example, your […]

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How do I Get a Federal Tax ID for my Business?

Generally, businesses need a Federal Tax ID number or an Employer Identification Number (EIN) to legally conduct business. Whether a sole proprietor or a corporation, an EIN is necessary. This number is used to identify a business entity for tax purposes and is fairly simple to obtain. The IRS supplies multiple ways to apply for […]

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A Culture That Cares

I recently watched a profile on New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin. He has a very strong reputation for being a real hard-nosed, tough, disciplined coach. Certainly not a touchy-feely, “players’ coach” kind of guy. In this feature, his wife was telling the story of how he prepared his team before one of the […]

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