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Alyssa Gregory

Updated Articles and Resources

By Alyssa Gregory

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Top 7 Free Business Name Generators Created: Monday, February 07, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      If you're trying to come up with a winning name for your business and need a little inspiration, try these seven business name generators to break through the mental block to find the best possible...
    • How to Write a Mission Statement for Your Small Business Created: Sunday, June 29, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014
      A step-by-step guide to writing a mission statement for your small business with examples.
    • 7 Ways to Use Pinterest in Your Small Business Created: Saturday, April 28, 2012 Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014
      Tips, resources and examples to help you use Pinterest to promote your small business online." itemprop="description"> Wednesday, May 18, 2011 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      The process of starting a business can be filled with fear. Use these tips to overcome the fear of failure and push through to success." itemprop="description" Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Small business cash flow tips to keep your business finances in shape.
    • 10 Ways to Improve Your Small Business Cash Flow Created: Tuesday, July 01, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Small business cash flow tips to keep your business finances in shape.
    • Three Reasons to Slow Down the Business Start-up Process Created: Thursday, August 16, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      When you're starting a small business you need to do certain things. If you skip steps, you can hurt your business in the long run.
    • 9 Common Mistakes That Make Your Mission Statement Useless Created: Sunday, June 29, 2014 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      Avoid these mistakes as you write your small business mission statement.
    • Practical Business Gifts Created: Wednesday, December 01, 2010 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      A collection of practical and affordable business gifts that every small business owner could use to improve the day-to-day operation of their businesses.
    • Accounting for Start Ups Created: Sunday, February 08, 2009 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Accounting is one of most important aspects of starting and operating a business. Without a solid understanding of the numbers you will not survive." itemprop="description"" --> itemprop="descripti...
    • Market Research Created: Friday, January 27, 2012 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      An explanation of market research and how small businesses can use it to collect and analyze important data.
    • How to Use Social Media for Customer Service Created: Saturday, March 24, 2012 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Smart small businesses are using social media to expand their customer service practices. Here are a few tips to integrate customer service into social media.
    • 5 Ways to Maximize Word of Mouth Marketing Created: Wednesday, November 28, 2012 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      Word of mouth marketing is a powerful tool for small businesses. Here are five ways to get clients to refer you and your business." itemprop="description">...
    • What Not to Do When Using Social Media for Business Created: Friday, August 12, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      There aren't any set rules when it comes to using social media for business, but there are several actions that are worth avoiding if you want to support your brand online, instead of hurting it. Here is a look at seven of the biggest things to avoid when using social media for business.
    • How to Stop Micromanaging Right Now Created: Wednesday, March 28, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      Stop micromanaging your team by following these five steps.
    • Should I Start a Business? Created: Sunday, February 27, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      How do you know if you should start a business? It can be difficult to decide whether or not starting a business is the right decision. Here is a collection of articles to help you determine if you...
    • 14 Perks to Offer Your Employees That Won't Break the Bank Created: Tuesday, October 16, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      This list of employee benefits will help any small business owner motivate and reward their employees without a large investment." itemprop="description"><...
    • The Advantages and Disadvantages of Incorporating Your Small Business Created: Wednesday, July 28, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      An in-depth look at the advantages and disadvantages of incorporating your small business, including discussion about limited liability, double taxation, stock and shareholders, corporation paperwo...
    • Top 5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Starting a Business Created: Thursday, July 08, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      Small business-related questions to consider before starting a new business.
    • Social Media for Business Created: Sunday, March 06, 2011 Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014
      Small business owners who haven't gotten started with social media for business might be overwhelmed, intimidated and confused. Here are 7 tips to help you navigate the social media waters in a man...
    • Consultant's Crack the Billable Hour Ceiling Created: Sunday, August 10, 2003 Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014
      No matter what type of business you're in, you can use intellectual property to crack the billable hours ceiling. Here are just some of the ways to start tapping into this resource today."
    • How to Write a New Customer Welcome Letter Created: Friday, April 29, 2011 Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014
      A step-by-step guide to writing a new customer welcome letter for new clients in your business.
    • Ink and Toner Cartridge Refilling Small Business Idea Created: Sunday, November 14, 2010 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
      Learn what it takes to start an ink and toner cartridge refilling business, including the pros, cons and where you can get more information.
    • 8 Ways to Avoid Burnout in Your Small Business Created: Friday, July 27, 2012 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
      Tips for avoiding burnout in your small business so you can become more productive and less stressed.
    • Composting Small Business Idea Created: Sunday, November 14, 2010 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
      Information about starting a composting small business, including the pros, cons and resources to explore for tips and advice.
    • Business Plan Help for the Overwhelmed Small Business Owner Created: Thursday, May 12, 2011 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
      If you are struggling to write a business plan, help is here! This guide will explain why a business plan is a must-have for most small businesses, walk you through some of the most important backg...
    • How to Create a Mobile Office for Your Small Business Created: Monday, November 07, 2011 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
      Creating a mobile office can free you from the confines of one location, and help you work from anywhere. Here are some tips to help you get started with creating a mobile office for your small bus...
    • Web Design Small Business Idea Created: Tuesday, November 16, 2010 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
      A web design business could be a fun and profitable way for you to follow your dream of being a small business owner, especially if you are a trained or self-taught web designer.
    • Computer Training Small Business Idea Created: Tuesday, November 16, 2010 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
      A computer training business might be great for you if you are exceptionally savvy with computers and software, and want to help others boost their comfort level with computers.
    • Business Card Toolkit for Small Business Owners Created: Tuesday, August 30, 2011 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
      Your business card is an extension of your brand, so it's important that it is well-designed, smartly formatted and includes the most important information about your business. These resources will...
    • Top Ways to Avoid Small Business Audits Created: Wednesday, April 04, 2007 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
      Strategies to help your small business avoid an audit or weather one if it comes." itemprop="description"> Sunday, November 14, 2010 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      Discover what it takes to start an organic hair care products business, including pros, cons and a list of resources where you can get more information.

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