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| January 18, 2017
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Article | March 16, 2020
If you are a small business or startup looking for funding, there are plenty of options out there, but there’s more to choosing the best financing offer for your business than just picking the lowest interest rate. There are many factors you need to consider before accepting a proposal. With that in mind, here are five ways to fund a small business, as well as some pros and cons of using each method.
Customers are vital in order to keep a business going. No matter the line of work you are in, your company needs an audience that is interested in what you are offering. Both new and old businesses need effective marketing tactics that will help them reach their target audience. If you are looking for some impressive methods, read on to learn how you can improve your customer reach.
Whether you are the boss of one or many, each employee is important to your small business. Would you rather work on retention, or retraining? According to statistics, more than 3 million people quit their jobs every month, with one-third of those quitting during the first month of employment. Millennials, Generation X, Baby Boomer – they all cite the same reasons for leaving a job. What’s the main reason? If you guessed money, you’d be right, but only partly right. “Money can’t buy happiness,” is an often-used quote, but it’s not the actual quote. It was “Money can buy material things, but real happiness must be truly earned,” which appeared in the William & Mary College quarterly publication in 1792.
With nearly $400 billion on the line between the Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) and the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), I guess it shouldn’t be a surprise that there would be fraudsters targeting small business owners during these already challenging times. Avoiding small business lending scams and fraud related to COVID-19 requires that you are diligent and on the lookout for grant fraud, loan fraud, and phishing scams.
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