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Small Business Energy Savings How small-business equipment loans can help grow your business

How Small-Business Equipment Loans Can Grow Your Business

Because most companies use equipment of some type, a small-business equipment loan is something every owner should consider. It might just be a laptop and a phone, but it could be as elaborate as manufacturing robotics.

Small Business Energy Savings How to recruit employees for your small business

How to Recruit Employees for Your Small Business

Whether you’re taking on new work, dealing with high staff turnover or just looking to bring some fresh ideas to the table, knowing how to recruit employees for your small business is essential. Attracting qualified employees can be a challenge, especially when larger, more established companies are competing for the same talent.

Small Business Energy Savings 11 small-business marketing tips for a summer slowdown

11 Small-Business Marketing Tips for a Summer Slowdown

Slow summer sales are common for many small businesses. But even though revenue may be down, there are ways to take advantage of this time.

Small Business Energy Savings Summer expenses your small business can cut to save money

Summer Expenses Your Small Business Can Cut to Save Money

If your small business is like many others, summer brings with it a unique set of challenges. It might be your busiest time of year, where you’re moving inventory as quickly as you get it or booking up services all day long.

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Disaster Preparedness COVID-19 ideas for keeping your small-business workplace running smoothly and safely

COVID-19: Ideas for Keeping Your Small-Business Workplace Running Smoothly and Safely

In the United States, a lot of change has followed in the wake of the new coronavirus. How people work, shop, travel, go to school — practically every aspect of our lives has been affected.

Disaster Preparedness COVID-19 is a chance to transform your business and reinvent your processes

COVID-19: A Chance to Transform Your Business & Reinvent Your Processes

The coronavirus outbreak in the United States has changed how millions of Americans work, shop, worship, you name it. Certainly, COVID-19 has forced many small businesses to think about transforming to adapt to those new circumstances.

Small Business Energy Savings How small business owners can save energy with circular economy

How Small Business Owners Can Save Energy with Circular Economy

The circular economy is a concept that’s increasingly gaining in popularity with small businesses that want to operate more efficiently. It’s a new economic model that leads to cost savings and efficiency and that’s also good for the planet.

Disaster Preparedness How to keep your customers engaged during the coronavirus outbreak

How to Keep Your Customers Engaged During the COVID-19 Outbreak

Across the United States, nonessential businesses have been asked to shut down their regular business operations to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus. The impact has been staggering to both small-business owners and their employees.

Disaster Preparedness How to apply for an SBA disaster loan

How to Apply for an SBA Disaster Loan

Small businesses are struggling as restrictions are put in place to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus (COVID-19). The government has responded by issuing SBA disaster declarations across the United States and by passing emergency assistance legislation, including the CARES Act, opening up the availability of government small-business loans to help keep businesses open

Small Business Energy Savings how digital transformation can help your small business evolve

How Digital Transformation Can Help Your Small Business Evolve & Save Energy

When you’re considering just what digital transformation is, the topic can seem almost overwhelmingly broad. Digital transformation strategies are having an impact everywhere in business: designing and producing products, managing employees, going to market and serving customers, dealing with finances and risk, and operating physical workplaces.

Small Business Energy Savings energy efficiency programs for your small business

Energy Efficiency Financing Programs for Your Small Business

Financing options for small-business energy efficiency projects make sense for many companies. Energy isn’t getting cheaper, so looking for ways to cut office expenses can affect your bottom line — in addition to being a good thing to do for the environment.

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