Friday 5 for May 11th, 2018


3 Sports-Themed Small Businesses Anyone Can Start Up

By Deborah Sweeney

If you’re passionate about the game and want to start a company with a sports slant, but have little else propelling you forward beyond the love of the game, here’s a look at three types of businesses that… 3 minute read

Turn Your Mishaps Into Wins!

By Shep Hyken

Do you have processes in place to turn minor mishaps into major wins? I recently witnessed a great example of an organization that knows exactly what to do. At a recent St. Louis Blues game, a fan… Watch video

Guidelines for Fair Interviews


How should you conduct your interviews with potential new employees? How should they feel? What topics should your prioritize and emphasize? It’s important for you to know the questions you… Read article

Recommended Reading: To Love Amazon, or Not to Love Amazon

By GSB Staff

What have you been reading this week to keep you informed, inspired, and entertained in your business? We found stories weighing Amazon’s impact on small businesses, Facebook’s monetization opportunities… Read article

Preparing to Sell a Business

By Bill Wortman

While revenues and profits (historical and recent trend) and asset market values are the basic considerations for valuing a business, customer contracts, management depth, intellectual properties, and other factors… 10 minute read


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