Friday 5 for January 8th, 2021


Starting Your Entrepreneurial Journey? Follow This Checklist

By Deborah Sweeney

Do you plan to start a small business in the new year? If so, congratulations—and welcome to the world of entrepreneurship! Launching a startup means checking off a variety of boxes that determine… Read article

Have a Realistically Optimistic New Year!

By Shep Hyken

I’m optimistic. In fact, I’m very optimistic. But I’m not overly optimistic. Confused? I hope for the best…but I’m also prepared for things to not go the way I expect. A common mistake some people make… Watch video

HR Resolutions for the New Year


Now that we’ve finally made it to 2021, what are you planning to do as a leader in your business to make this a better year? What can you do to support your employees and keep them engaged… Read article

Small Business in the News

By GoSmallBiz

Welcome to 2021! While we have a new year at last, small business owners are still dealing with some of the ongoing crises from 2020, in addition to looking ahead to plans for the new year… Read article

Protecting Your Intellectual Property

By Rick Gossett

Whenever you start a business, it needs to have something about it that is special, some unique quality. Sometimes, that quality is just bringing an existing product or service into a new market. But other… Read article


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