“It takes many, many good deeds to build a reputation, and only one bad one to lose it” Benjamin Franklin said that many, many years ago. It is now more true than ever but might be rephrased: only one bad review or social media post to lose it. Read More
Registering a Business Name requirements in a given state is a subject many business owners (startups and veterans alike) may find surprising. Read More
One of the most popular questions I receive concerns DBAs. Unfortunately, there seems to be a lot of confusion about this subject. Many small business owners believe a DBA is actually a separate business entity. It is not! Read More
Corporate filing deadlines are important to keep track of. Here's what you need to put on your calendar. Read More
More and more companies are allowing employees to work from home. That can be great … but working from home raises a lot of legal issues that many managers simply aren’t aware of. If you allow telecommuting – even if you allow it for only a few employees, or only part of the time – it’s a good idea Read More
When you are starting or expanding a business, there are multiple business entity structures available. Separate business entity structures include C corporations, S corporations, Limited Liability Companies (LLCs), partnerships – both limited and general. And of course there is always the sole pro Read More
One of the biggest problems employers worldwide face is the number of workplace accidents. These, in and of themselves, are a problem.

But what makes matters even worse is that these accidents result in personal injury claims and lawsuits against the business. No company wants to be the subject Read More
How do I know if/when a patent is a good idea for my latest product? The following answers are provided by young entrepreneurs who are the members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). Read More
Caught up in the enthusiasm of starting a business many business startups and SMEs overlook some critical actions that could protect their new business. This article looks at the 10 most common legal mistakes. Read More
Is your business still thinking about its IP rights? You should. In this industry, ideas can quickly go around. You better get hold of your IP rights to make sure that credit is given to where it is due. Read More

This Could Be One of the Most Underestimated Employee Benefits

What's more important than salaries at your small business? Small business owners and entrepreneurs sometimes believe they …

Catalyst and Founder Makes BizSugar Contributor List!

When we think of BizSugar members, it's hard to come up with a more enthusiastic or energetic one than our latest … More
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