People think of life insurance for their personal lives, but whole life insurance for business owners can be extremely helpful. These 6 scenarios show how.
Funding for female entrepreneurship is reaching new heights. In the first six months of 2021, companies with a female founder or co-founder raised over $25 billion dollars – an amount never seen before in an […]
Let’s suppose you’re reading this on your phone. You’re wearing clothes that you bought online, and you’re on your way to wherever you are going in an Uber. Technology made all this — the phone, […]
Are your employees experiencing financial stress? With money still a taboo topic for many, the people who work for you may be suffering in silence, bringing unspoken financial stress to their jobs. A survey by […]
When you’re running your own business, you know each hire is critical — particularly when the headcount is minimal. Of the small businesses in the U.S. that have employees, 89 percent have fewer than 20 […]
No matter what business you’re in, once you start hiring employees, you get into the people business. Employees are often a company’s most important investment, and labor costs can account for as much as 70 […]
If you didn’t show up tomorrow, would your employees be able to go it alone? Whether you’re just taking a vacation, taking a leave of absence due to illness or contemplating the ‘R’-word (retirement), it’s […]
You’re at the amusement park, waiting to board the roller coaster. You can see the whole track as you stand in line. Peaks that seem to pierce the clouds. Dizzying descents. You climb into the […]
Business owners with the desire to see their businesses continue after they are no longer involved need to plan quite carefully. When an owner (or owners as it may be) is planning for succession in […]
Bean-bag chairs, foosball tables, pizza Fridays, and work-where-you-want schedules became the business norm over the past decade as hiring managers and business owners competed to lure in the top talent. However, as the workforce transitions […]
Congratulations — your business is profitable! Have you considered how much of those profits to reinvest in your business? While some entrepreneurs funnel as much as 50 percent back into their companies,1 depending on your goals […]
Are you ready to leave the 9-to-5 world? Here are six steps to help you make the leap to self-employment and build a successful business.