Whip the Recession into Submission

Whip the Recession into Submission Avatar Posted by JohnH under Strategy
From http://www.smallbiztrends.com 3598 days ago
Made Hot by: tiroberts on April 15, 2008 7:56 pm
Gas prices are rising, real estate is in a slump, and economic naysayers are having a field day. Do you allow yourself to get sucked into the negativity? Or are you focused on growing sales? Deborah Brown took a little trip around the Web to see what steps others are recommending to make your business thrive when the economy is struggling. Read More

Go ahead, dream small

Go ahead, dream small Avatar Posted by JohnH under Strategy
From http://www.ducttapemarketing.com 3602 days ago
Made Hot by: TimJustus on April 12, 2008 12:10 am
There's a time and place to go big, lord knows we get told how small we are often enough. But when it comes to marketing your small business I would trade big dreams and pages of killer ideas for one little strategy brilliantly and consistently executed. Small business owners get so caught up in the “web 3.0 idea of the day” that they never get Read More

Don't Just Survive... Prosper During Uncertain Economic Times

Don't Just Survive... Prosper During Uncertain Economic Times Avatar Posted by JohnH under Strategy
From http://www.kcsmallbiz.com 3607 days ago
Made Hot by: on April 7, 2008 9:16 pm
When economic waters are rough, small businesses shouldn't pull back but instead should take advantage of the void created by others who do. Experts advise taking the opportunity to increase sales and expand into new markets. Quotes from the article: "A good business owner will assess the situation and make a plan based on the opportunitie Read More

The Upside of Recession

The Upside of Recession Avatar Posted by TerryJackson under Strategy
From http://www.businessweek.com 3625 days ago
Made Hot by: on March 19, 2008 11:10 pm
Most businesses think now's the time to cut back and cower. Why not see it as an opportunity, the way the creators of some very big brands have? Read More

Small Business Credit Crunch Survival Kit

Small Business Credit Crunch Survival Kit Avatar Posted by iandenny under Strategy
From http://iandenny.blogspot.com 3626 days ago
Made Hot by: on March 18, 2008 7:56 pm
After going bust, and seeing the credit crunch on the horizon about to turn towards small business, here's a few tips for what to pack in your small business survival kit Read More
Many people aren't purely mercenary in their business dealings. They care about fairness -- and they should because doing so can maximize their profits. When people are fair minded, they don't need to waste time on elaborate negotiations or enter into complicated contracts to coordinate their marketing channel and maximize profitability, accordi Read More

Buying a Business in the Current Market

Buying a Business in the Current Market Avatar Posted by TimJustus under Strategy
From http://www.allbusiness.com 3631 days ago
Made Hot by: on March 13, 2008 10:21 pm
People who are considering purchasing a business right now might have concerns about how these companies may be adversely affected if a full-blown recession were to appear. There are a couple of things you can do to protect yourself. Read More

How Radar Can Improve Your Business

How Radar Can Improve Your Business Avatar Posted by iandenny under Strategy
From http://cathlawson.com 3643 days ago
Made Hot by: on March 2, 2008 4:02 pm
As the knock-on effects of the credit crunch begin to bite in the small business world, this article examines complementary diversification as a method for spreading your risk across other product/service lines. Read More

The Ins and Outs of Selling a Small Business

The Ins and Outs of Selling a Small Business Avatar Posted by TimJustus under Strategy
From http://www.usnews.com 3646 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 28, 2008 12:33 am
There are more than 26 million small companies in America, most of which employ fewer than 20 people. Baby boomers—the oldest 3.2 million of whom are celebrating their 62nd birthdays this year—run a significant proportion of these companies and just might be ready for a little leisure time. But the process of retiring isn't nearly as easy for the Read More

Small Biz Survival: Five common mistakes

Small Biz Survival: Five common mistakes Avatar Posted by iandenny under Strategy
From http://www.smallbizsurvival.com 3647 days ago
Made Hot by: blueenergy on February 27, 2008 12:24 am
After making several mistakes along these lines, this is an excellent check-list for the current or budding small business owner.

You have to plan your exit form a business at the beginning and shape that business so it can continue without you.

This post gets you headed in the right direction. Read More

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