ALL ABOUT BUSINESS
May 2018 -
A good bit of the success of small business owners, entrepreneurs, professionals, and corporate executives depends on their ability to cultivate strong relationships with a varied cross section of people— clients, suppliers, peers, etc.
April 2018 -
New trends in office design include reducing private office space, increasing collaborative environments, adaptable and horizontal offices, and focusing on worker well-being and productivity.
March 2018 -
In deciding whether to raise money from outside investors, a business owner should consider whether the business is the right type, at the right stage, and able to attract the right kind of money.
February 2018 -
Small business owners will be profoundly affected by the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act. They should consider the tax ramifications of keeping or revoking their pass-through tax status.
January 2018 -
Although 2017 was a volatile year geopolitically, the business climate remained positive, especially for small businesses. Here are six trends to expect in the coming year.
December 2017 -
In 2017, disasters displaced people and businesses with calamitous consequences. Every enterprise should establish a plan to continue or restore operations in the face of catastrophe.
November 2017 -
Most of us spend a lot of time with our colleagues, which can result in conflicts among employees and between employees and management. Such conflicts can affect everyone--how to manage?
October 2017 -
Noncompetition agreements, or covenants not to compete, are agreements made for several reasons. This article describes how they can be useful, how to avoid problems, and what to consider.
September 2017 -
Retirement plans and medical benefits encourage loyalty and productivity in employees. It is important that business owners know their legal responsibilities under ERISA.
August 2017 -
How do you implement your great new idea if you need time, capital, and expertise? The answer may be a joint venture (JV) of two or more parties working together to implement the plan.