Thinking Long-Term: A Beginner’s Guide to Apartment Investing

Did you know that the percentage of people renting a residence, rather than owning one, has increased by nearly five percent in the last decade? It’s true. A variety of factors, ranging from less money saved for down payments to a desire for mobility, have led many individuals to choose to rent rather than to own. […]

Let’s Get Digital: How to Be a Nomad

In 2019, there are 62.2 million freelancers in the U.S. alone, and this number is expected to reach 50% of the population by 2027. Digital nomads can be bloggers/writers, videographers, translators, coders, digital marketers, graphic designers, web developers, and everything in between. To succeed as a nomad, you need more than just talent and experience. You […]

8 Ways Businesses Can Prepare For Any Medical Emergency

Someone gets injured at work every 7 seconds in the United States. This stunning statistic reveals just how prevalent medical emergencies are in the workplace. Every day, people around the country are getting injured or falling sick on the job. Hopefully, that fact’s enough to shock hitherto ignorant businesses into action. As they say, failing […]

What are the Average Marketing Costs for a Small Business?

Small businesses are the foundation of any market; they’re what people depend on to find the best kinds of businesses available. Small businesses are made up of people who dared to dream that they could make a difference in the world. They’re filled with people who believe they have what it takes to succeed. Yet, […]

How to Make Your Website Searchable and Rank Higher on Google

If you think your job is done once you get your website online, you’re wrong. The only thing you did is waste both time and money if you don’t have a plan to get visitors to your website. That’s where SEO comes into play. SEO is the process of proving to Google that your website […]

The Truth About Cafes: Is Starting a Coffee Shop Hard?

We’re a nation of coffee addicts. We top the global charts with 400 million cups of coffee consumed every day in the United States. That makes starting a coffee shop a potentially lucrative business if you can get it right.  Luckily, we’re here to talk you through the essential cost and considerations of setting up your own coffee […]

4 Compelling Reasons to Hire a Small Business Coach

Every year, over 600,000 new businesses open up in the United States. Unfortunately, about 50 percent of these businesses will fail within five years. If you own a small business, there’s no doubt the prospect of failure keeps you awake at night. The good news is there are steps you can take to give your enterprise […]

Scrap, Sell, or Upgrade: What to Do with Used Fleet Vehicles

If you’ve ever purchased a new car, you know that new-car smell doesn’t last forever. And if you manage a fleet of vehicles, this is an even bigger reality. When the time does come to refresh your fleet, you have several options. Here are a few routes to consider for your used fleet vehicles. Trade […]

Do-It-Yourself SEO: Top Tips to Remember

93% of all online experiences start with a search engine. This means that, as a small business, you need to work to target where your potential customers are, which is online and searching for businesses just like yours. However, this isn’t as easy as publishing a few blogs and posting on social media. SEO, or […]

Marketing Meets Storytelling: What Is a Brand Story?

Have you ever heard the story of a certain business and been so blown away by it that you wanted to support them just to be involved in a piece of that story? Have you ever said to a friend, “You won’t believe how amazing this company is”? Or have you ever told the story […]