5 Books Every Small Business Owner Should Read

As you dive into a new business venture, soaking up information from experts can be a huge help. There are hundreds of thousands of business books on the market, many of which will try to sell you their own methods for running ...

4 Ways to Retain Top Employees

As a business owner, having a good team behind you is essential to future success. When your business grows, you no longer have time to juggle all of the important tasks, so you need trustworthy staff that will put in hard work ...

6 Ways to Improve Your Credit Score

Credit scores are a sensitive topic for many people. The National Foundation for Credit Counseling performed a survey which indicated that more people would be more embarrassed to admit their credit scores than their weight (30 ...
If you’ve thought of a great business idea and have decided to take the plunge and start your own business, then the biggest hurdle of entrepreneurship—daring to try—is behind you.

Five Ways to Finance Your Business

If you’ve thought of a great business idea and have decided to take the plunge and start your own business, then the biggest hurdle of entrepreneurship—daring to try—is behind you. Sure, you still have to work out the many ...

Financial Tips for Young Entrepreneurs

No matter how old you are, the entrepreneurship bug can bite you and give you the itch to start a business. If you have been working for some time, you probably have some experience in the industry you’re launching into and ...
For many business owners, one thing that is often considered is whether they should lease or purchase their business property. We’ve put together four benefits to buying your business property.

4 Benefits to Buying Your Business Property

Owning a business is a dream for many aspiring professionals. Many business owners cite a variety of reasons for making the jump into business ownership: the ability to be their own boss, the ability to explore their creative ...
Starting a business and being your own boss can be exciting, and for many it is the professional goal of a lifetime.

Guidelines for New Businesses

Starting a business and being your own boss can be exciting, and for many it is the professional goal of a lifetime. Thousands of new businesses are started every day, yet history shows that a majority of them fail because of ...
Many companies have recognized that a happy workforce can have a substantial impact on business profits and success.

Laugh Your Way to Better Productivity

Business owners today are looking for creative ways to increase employee satisfaction and decrease turnover. Some companies are actually having fun with it – literally – by seeking ways to bring fun and laughter into the workplace. ...
The Velvet Snout Canine Adventure Center

A Dog’s Life at The Velvet Snout

The buzz of trimming clippers, the unclicking of leashes, and excited dogs put in to play groups are regular occurrences for The Velvet Snout. From the Rowdy Room to the Romper Room to the Little Rascals and Rover Room there ...