As we start our relaunch, we invested in rebranding our National Business Directory. It used to be a page on our site where we simply added each members company name. I really felt this did not add value to our
Dear Experts, Another employee just quit after only being here for a few months. That’s the fourth one in 6 months! How do I hire better people? Megan Portland, OR Hi Megan- In this day and age people do tend
Q: We just had our annual holiday party. It was not inexpensive. It was also nothing special and it got me to thinking there must be something different or better. Do you have any suggestions? Yvonne H, New Milford, CT A: I
Q: One thing my partner and I have resolved to do this year is to run our business more professionally and less haphazardly. Although we have never had a business plan, it seems like it is time to start. Do you have any suggestions?
Q: Steve: I started my own business because I wanted to provide a stable financial future for my family. And while I enjoy my business, I still don’t feel that our financial future is secure. For the New Year, I would like this to change.
Q: We own a few health clubs in town and would like to expand further. My board of directors suggests that we try advertising on television. While that is certainly an intriguing idea, I’m not sure it will work for
Q: I would like to start a business in my spare time and see where it goes. I don’t have a lot of time or money though. Do you have any suggestions? Leslie K., Toronto A: I think one of
Q: It seems like the threats to our computers grow ever more complex. I solve the spam problem and am faced with new viruses, or spyware, or who knows what next. What are we to do and where should we be putting our energies?
Q: We are looking to expand our business and have an investor lined up. He asked me to present him with various options for dealing with his investment. I am not sure what to do. Should we offer him shares
Q: Hi Steve. With the current strain on the economy, we all know that businesses are looking for ways to better compete in their markets and grow in the downturn. We have noticed that many small businesses are capitalizing on