Best New Year’s Resolutions for Small Business Owners

Now that we’ve discussed the why of New Year’s Resolutions, we thought it might be worth exploring a few commonly suggested resolutions for small business owners. Feel free to utilize these for inspiration, or in a literal sense, whatever your company could use improvement on. In no particular order, our suggestions are as follows: 

Gift Ideas for Those Who Have Everything

So, we’ve already discussed holiday cards and types that can be sent to associates, customers, and employees, but what about gift ideas? Sending gifts in a more professional relationship can be challenging, so we’ve outlined a few gift suggestions that might just do the trick. Bonus: many of these can be given near-last minute!

5 Substitutes for the Traditional Office Party

Rest easy. One of the perks of small business ownership is being able to skirt the traditional office party setting with all its high pressures and forced socializing with that oddball Bob from the fifth floor sales department. Still, it’s nice to celebrate and be sure you show employees or associates that you appreciate them […]

Things to be Thankful for as a Small Business Owner

Congratulations! If you’re reading this, you’ve made it through another potentially grueling Thanksgiving with family members who may or may not understand what it’s like to run a small business. In hopes of keeping confidence and optimism high as we continue through the holiday season, we’ve decided to compose a short list of things small […]

Surviving Thanksgiving: 3 Tips for Small Business Owners

This Thursday leads another year of tradition around the dinner table with family, friends, and catching up.  While everyone is sure to tell you about how wonderfully things have been going for them, the focus is sure to land on you at some point, for better or worse.  After all, the fascination of small business […]

The Scariest Things for Small Business Owners

In the spirit of the season, we’re exploring the scariest things small business owners may experience.  As of being a small business owner isn’t hard enough, it’s likely that you’ll encounter one or more of the below items we list that may be a recurring nightmare for anyone trying to run a small business successfully. […]

Password Management for Small Businesses

We all know the struggle. With so many accounts these days, it’s currently projected that the average Internet user will have over 200 passwords to remember by 2020! And as we know, small business owners are more than likely above average with that many more programs and potential employees to be responsible for. So what’s […]

5 Bizarre Small Businesses You Didn’t Know Existed

When debating whether to start a small business, many of us struggle with our initial ideas. We ask ourselves, “Is there a demand for that type of contractor?” or “Is that something feasibly sustainable in the long-run to base my livelihood off of?” These are all great questions, but in hopes of inspiring our readers […]

Reasons to Choose a Virtual Office with an Answering Service

In the past, a business owner was very limited to the type of workspace they could use. Long gone are the days of brick and mortar office spaces. These days, more and more business owners are utilizing the power that comes with using a virtual office. There are a number of different perks that come […]

International Women’s Day

Today, there are more female entrepreneurs than ever before! In celebration of International Women’s Day 2016, we thought we’d recognize a few historical women entrepreneurs with ties to the Denver area, as well as some of their fantastic and contributory accomplishments to the modern world of business.