Home Business: What Are Your Options For Start Up Capital

Home Business: What Are Your Options For Start Up Capital
Starting a business can be quite expensive. Unless you're independently wealthy, it is likely that you will need to raise the money to start your company. In today’s world, funding can come from a surprising number of places. It is important that you consider all possibilities to find the ones that will work for you. (more…)
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How to Ensure that Your Employees Feel Valued

How to Ensure that Your Employees Feel Valued
  When employees feel undervalued, not only do they underperform, they're also more likely to leave. The problem's prevalence and substantial cost (usually grossly underestimated) make it an issue that's well worth addressing. Yet this phenomenon even occurs under leadership that's already highly sensitized to it. For an example, here's an additional excerpt from the post:"I've spoken to thousands of people about how easily our value can be threatened. I underestimated how t...
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Are your search results as good as they could be?

As I was talking to a local business owner recently, he declared that he was #1 on Google” for his search term in Asheville, North Carolina. Skeptical, I checked…and he was right! Even more impressive is that he did it without a big-budget website. It looked suspiciously like a build-it-yourself site. And while the site may not look pretty, it had good SEO Juice (Search Engine Optimization). (more…)
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