How to Stay in Touch While Remote

As a small business owner in today’s world, you may not have a “home-base” permanent office. In fact, majority of our clients have “virtual offices” where they may have a mailbox or use a desk or conference room as needed, but are otherwise “off the grid” as far as office real estate goes. This saves […]

5 Best Things About Being a Small Business Owner Today

It’s easy to get caught up in pessimism today. Day in and out, we hear something new and disappointing, either in the media, within social media platforms, or through our own relationships.  Not to mention the amount of uncertainty we face at the moment as far as the economy goes; chances are, you remember the […]

Why Do Small Business Owners Need New Year’s Resolutions?

It’s believed that the tradition of New Year’s resolutions date back to 153 B.C. via the God, Janus, who represented the month of January. Janus was said to have two faces, with each face figuratively looking towards the future, and one towards the past (and, if you gifted Janus, he might just forgive your wrongdoings […]

3 Different Cards to Send this Holiday Season

Tis the season to receive numerous holiday greeting cards. These often charming, decorative pieces serve the purpose of making us feel remembered and special, letting others know we are thinking of them. That said, we have a few special card ideas for our small business audience to consider this year (or next) to help their […]

Always Have a Backup! Tips for Solopreneurs

When you’re a small business owner, particularly as the only employee, it’s important to have a backup or two in place.  Being human, there are bound to be times when you are unavailable or something unexpected comes up. The last thing you want is to lose business, get a bad review, or come across as […]

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 […]

Benefits of Working Outdoors

Now that the school year has started and we’re well into the month of September, being outside is starting to become more pleasant than ever.  Fall is one of the most treasured seasons of Denverites when the temperatures start to lower, the leaves start to change, but it’s still warm enough to enjoy the 300 […]

The Parent Entrepreneur

For many entrepreneurs, one of the strongest motivations to be a small business owner is the increased availability it can provide when it comes to spending time with family, particularly children younger than school age.  Small business owners are typically able to work from home much of the time and can avoid paying expensive childcare […]

Outsourcing for Entrepreneurs

Many entrepreneurs start their business with the full intention of doing it all.  They are independent and spend considerable time and energy ensuring their own company’s success; after all, their motivation comes from within!  However, there are some tasks that are occasional and tedious that a small business owner may find best to outsource to […]

Accepting Electronic Payments

Despite the year being 2015, many small, private business owners still accept only cash, check, or money orders as terms of payment.  Many companies still bill via mailed paper invoicing, even, believing this option is the best, most structured and easily maintained method for their customers.  Yet, in today’s world, especially for a small business […]