Friday 5 for November 2nd, 2018

Amazon Storefronts: What Entrepreneurs Should Know About the Platform By Deborah Sweeney One visit to the Amazon Storefronts homepage and shoppers can “discover products from innovators, artisans, entrepreneurs, and more.” This platform is dedicated solely to listing and selling products from… Read article What Do Your Customers Complain About Most? By Shep Hyken Is there […]

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A Winning Culture Starts at Home

For me, my parents’ example was a lifelong lesson in the most fundamental fundamentals of entrepreneurship. Dad pursued his two passion—religion and education—while always finding ways to keep us fed, clothed, and housed. He never put our welfare on the line. He might have been a preacher, but he never preached to us. He walked […]

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A Culture of Employee Recognition

When you recognize your employees for doing a great job, does it come across like a transaction, or is it a deeply engrained part of your culture? Recognition that has the greatest impact needs to come across as a genuine moment, not just another item to be crossed off the to-do list. Our blog team […]

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What Do Your Customers Complain About Most?

Is there any one thing that people commonly complain about with your business? What’s the thing that you think to yourself, “People are always complaining about that”? If you hear people complaining about something—and not just once or twice, but over and over again—then you absolutely have to do something about it! Get rid of […]

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Consultant’s Corner: LP vs. LLP

Q. Is an LP the same as an LLP? If not, what are the advantages and disadvantages of each entity? LP stands for Limited Partnership, while LLP stands for Limited Liability Partnership. The two structures are very different from purpose, governance, and legal liability perspectives: Limited Partnership (LP) LPs are commonly used for long-term real […]

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Amazon Storefronts: What Entrepreneurs Should Know About the Platform

A couple of months ago, I blogged about how entrepreneurs can become Amazon Sellers. That post covered the platform’s two categories, Fulfillment by Amazon and Fulfillment by Merchant sellers, and addressed the question of whether Amazon Sellers should incorporate their businesses. This September, Amazon has taken another major step forward for small businesses with the […]

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Friday 5 for October 26th, 2018

GoSmallBiz Podcast Episode 3: Do It Anyway, with Doug Grady By GoSmallBiz On this episode of the GoSmallBiz Podcast, we’re joined by Doug Grady—entrepreneur, speaker, and coach who has been studying and teaching the pathways to personal potential for over 20 years. Doug is… Listen now Top 5 Email Etiquette Do’s and Don’ts in the […]

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How to Manage Political Discussions in the Workplace

It’s a cliché: the two things you’re not supposed to talk about are religion and politics. But sometimes, especially in an election season, political talk is everywhere. What can you do as an employer to manage political discussions in the workplace, and keep everyone’s focus on the job and the customer? While you have to […]

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