Category: Business Best Practices

Recession-Proof Your Business

Many economists predict the U.S. economy’s decade-long growth streak is set to hit a down side soon. Of course, as a college Economics professor once remarked, “Economists have predicted nine of the last three recessions.” That is to say the exact timing of a downturn can’t be precisely projected, but, as CEOs & Owners, we know economic slumps… Read more »

Employee Theft- Is it Happening to You?

Employee theft is more serious than you think—and is rampant in small to mid-sized businesses. It never ceases to astound business owners that a trusted employee might be stealing. Sadly, most fraudulent activities take about 16 months before they are even detected. After the Enron debacle, Congress passed “Sarbanes Oxley” to tighten the responsibility of… Read more »

Borrowing Money For Your Business? Critical Steps to Obtain Business Loans

One thing is for sure, many business owners are feeling optimistic about the economy and the current and future health of their business. With economic growth reaching an average of 3% in recent quarters, and consumer confidence at historic high levels, put together, you have ideal conditions for business growth opportunities. When opportunity knocks, not all Owners… Read more »