Developing a Business Plan

Entrepreneurs often spend hundreds, if not thousands, of hours thinking about and planning for a new business. If they are wise, they also go through the formal exercise of developing a business plan, which can produce several important benefits: 1. A business plan will be an essential part of any request for financing. A well-prepared … Continue reading “Developing a Business Plan”

Trending on Thursday: How to Get a Donation Drive Up and Running at Your Small Business

We’re a week away from Thanksgiving and a time we all reflect on what we’re thankful for and how we can give back to those less fortunate than ourselves. This week’s Trending on Thursday details some great tips to help you get a donation drive quickly up and running at your small business. We also … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday: How to Get a Donation Drive Up and Running at Your Small Business”

Trending on Thursday 11.3.16: Does the Death of Vine Mean the End of Twitter?

From Lady Gaga bumping into Leonardo DiCaprio at the Golden Globes to countless videos of adorable children, Vine attracted billions of views and created several of its own celebrities. But that’s all over now, with Twitter shutting down the social media platform in the coming months. This week’s Trending on Thursday examines what this all … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday 11.3.16: Does the Death of Vine Mean the End of Twitter?”