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8 Blockchain Applications That Could Help Your Small Business

Bitcoin, and the blockchain technology behind it, didn’t disrupt the world as was initially thought when Satoshi Nakamoto published his invention in 2009. More recently, however, the blockchain has become one of the most widely discussed buzzwords, not only in the payment...
Posted On 07 Apr 2017

10 Ways To Transform Your Business Image

With the global business continuing to evolve rapidly, companies are faced with the reality that they often have to update their image to remain relevant in the minds and hearts of their customers and target audience.  If your audience sees the same old look and feel to what you...
Posted On 06 Apr 2017

4 Ways To Reduce Small Business Debt

For most companies, managing debt is a serious issue, and the data bears it out. Over the past year, an average of 25,000 American businesses went bankrupt each month, often due to their inability to repay their debts. For small businesses, the stakes are often high, and the...
Posted On 05 Apr 2017

Comparing Costs For A Marketplace Loan Vs. A Bank Loan

Marketplace lending, sometimes called ‘Peer-to-Peer’ (P2P) lending, was among the earliest innovations to contribute to the FinTech revolution of today. And in recent years, the online-lending industry has exploded. In 2015 alone the P2P industry generated $6.6 billion in loans....
Posted On 03 Apr 2017

How Blockchain Might Change Payments For Small Businesses

Over the last couple of years digital currencies like bitcoin have captured the imaginations of everyone from investors to business owners. And, thanks to advocacy groups and more than the 100,000 businesses who accept bitcoin, we can expect even more awareness and acceptance of...
Posted On 31 Mar 2017

10 Startup Perks Your Business Can Offer

There are a lot of startup perks that seem insane (in-house masseuses, for instance), but not all startup perks deserve the same rap. Some startup perks actually help employees feel more valued, engaged and empowered at work — and some of them are pretty beneficial for your...
Posted On 31 Mar 2017

Eight questions and four fallacies about business growth

Giant sequoia redwood trees grow very tall. Bradford pear trees, not so much. It’s all in the genes. But there’s no genetic code for a business, which can become whatever its owner makes it. And that creates two questions every business owner should ask Source
Posted On 31 Mar 2017

Grow Your Business Daily Using These 9 Methods

Have you recently started a new business? If so, you have probably already heard or read about the discouraging statistics on how many new businesses close their doors every day. According to information from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics , about 50% of new businesses fail...
Posted On 17 Mar 2017

3 Truths About Women In Startups And Small Business

As a female founder of a finance focused startup , I spend a lot of time talking to women about money and business. It’s a completely different experience to work in the startup world as a woman than as a man. There’s definitely a glass ceiling that still needs to be shattered....
Posted On 16 Mar 2017

Business Tips: 4 Ways To Grow Your Profits In 2017

While most of the focus in late 2016 was on the chaotic U.S. Presidential election, there was a tremendous amount of activity on the economic front as well. Job growth surged as the year came to a close, and the markets roared back to life as well.  This, along with the presence...
Posted On 15 Mar 2017