You can incorporate your business yourself if you don’t want to hire an attorney or a business formation service. Read this step-by-step checklist. Read more
Understand exactly what a Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN or EIN) is, why you need one, and how to acquire one for your small business. Read more
When customers tip a waiter they do not know that they affect a restaurant's payroll. The author defines services charge taxes and how they create additional issues for business
How SCORE helped an owner to get the company of debt
Commercial tenants face multiple issues and need to be in compliance with laws and codes. The authors cover several significant topics to prepare small business owners for negotiations
Commercial leasing contracts can be tricky. The authors share helpful tips on what to consider and how to negotiate with the landlord
Charity is honorable and welcomed. The author brings the light on how to process contributions to avoid penalties.
The author uses a good analogy of a dentist whom we trust our teeth. Why not trusting new business development to a professional mentor and a lawyer from the start?
Only you can determine the right business for your needs; however, the following topics can help guide you make the best decision. Part 1 of a series from the by Small Business Association (SBA).
At some point, you'll have a customer who can't or won't pay their bill. Here are your five options.
The U.S. Patent process can be long, frustrating and expensive, but for Jonathon Rosplock it was worth it.
Learn how the Affordable Care Act impacts your business and employees.
In April 2020, the FBI reported an almost 300% increase in cybercrime cases. Unfortunately, small businesses are the most vulnerable cybercrime targets. Read more
In trying times, you may be looking to close or sell a business. This session will share key considerations for the process of closing your business. Read more