How to win the small business fight for survival

Your employees could be key to your success in the new year It’s second century A.D., you’re a gladiator entering a great stone amphitheatre preparing for battle. Citizens of the republic watch with excitement and anticipation, taking bets on who will win and who will...
How much does it really cost to start a small business?

How much does it really cost to start a small business?

Make sure you know exactly what your costs are in the early stages of business Entrepreneurs looking to start their first SME always have plenty to think about. Very often the journey starts, simply enough, with a great idea or unmissable opportunity. This should then...
How to hire overseas employees

How to hire overseas employees

At a certain point in your business, you will need to hire more people to keep up with the spike in your business. At this juncture, you have to decide whether you need to hire full-time, part-time, or outsource the work. Your decision, of course, is based on the type...
Four tips if your business is classified as high-risk

Four tips if your business is classified as high-risk

After you’ve done your research, made a business plan, and got financing, perhaps through alternative finance if you didn’t have enough of a track history to persuade a bank or traditional lender to believe in you, then you went through the process of picking a...