How to Avoid Failure and Learn from Business Mistakes

Learning from business mistakes requires that you be around in the business world for a number of years, and that you accept good business advice when it's offered. Whereas the learning part generally happens very slowly and over a...

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The Facts About Asset-Based Lending

Unsecured loans are usually fairly difficult to come by, since approval is often contingent upon having very good credit history and several years of stable financial operation. Asset-based financing is a very viable alternative, since you can use those...

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The Equipment Financing Tips that Startups Need to Know

Equipment leasing is a good way to get access to equipment your business needs when purchasing equipment is not a practical option for you. However, you may not have the financing needed to lease equipment. If that occurs, equipment...

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Create the Best Office Environment for Your Employees

The office environment is responsible for motivation and efficiency. Do you have a dark, drab office where no one wants to work? Do you want a productive office where people are engaged and excited? Here are some tips to create...

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The Best Advice for Cultivating a Successful Business Partnership

Cultivating the perfect business partnership isn't easy, but when you work with the right person, it can benefit everyone. How can you find a good business partner? Here are some tips. Do a SWOT Analysis Identify your strengths and weaknesses. Seek out...

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Increase Cash Flow by Using Collateral for an Asset-Based Loan 

Virtually all small business owners are faced with the prospect of having to raise cash at some point during the life cycle of their business. Unfortunately, most small business owners will have difficulty being approved for traditional loans, and...

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Don’t Get Caught in the Crowdfunding Mindfield

One of the newest ways of raising funds for your business, or to bring an idea you have into the business world, is through crowdfunding. Although it's a very exciting and promising method for raising funds, crowdfunding has its...

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The Best Ways to Retain Customers and Save Money

Customer retention is undoubtedly one of the most important aspects of business today, especially given the fact that it costs so much to acquire new customers. Many businesses make the mistake of not placing enough emphasis on customer retention,...

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Building and Managing Your Business Credit Score Can Be Easy

All small business owners have to concern themselves with fundraising, since very few businesses are so lucrative that they can operate without any external infusions of cash. That makes it important for you to build up your business credit...

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Before You Start Raising Capital, Consider Your Business Legal Structure

It's very helpful to understand the role that corporate structure plays in financing your business. Before you begin any efforts to raise capital for your business, you should have a good understanding of how corporate structure can impact your...

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