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Business ownership

For entrepreneurs (or those who aspire to it), a long-term financial strategy includes planning for the future and longevity of your business.

3 types of insurance business owners often overlook

After giving so much to your business, it can feel selfish to put yourself first. But if you protect your personal life, it can protect your business.

Time for What Matters

As a business owner, how are you making time for what matters most? Pursue your goals, your way with a customized action plan. Get started now.

What does it take to run a company?

Are you an aspiring entrepreneur wondering “What does it take to run a company?” This article lays out a helpful path for getting your small business off the ground.

The importance of company valuation

Business valuation can help business owners when selling their business, planning for retirement, estate planning, and more.

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3 types of insurance business owners often overlook

After giving so much to your business, it can feel selfish to put yourself first. But if you protect your personal life, it can protect your business.

What does it take to run a company?

Are you an aspiring entrepreneur wondering “What does it take to run a company?” This article lays out a helpful path for getting your small business off the ground.

The importance of company valuation

Business valuation can help business owners when selling their business, planning for retirement, estate planning, and more.

7 tips to prepare for your next digital interview

Wondering how to get ready for a remote, digital job interview? Here are some tips to help ensure you’re well prepared for the opportunities ahead.

Are business owners uniquely confident?

We often think of business owners as uniquely confident. From intrepid entrepreneurs to seasoned CEOs, business owners are seen as people with the grit and determination to make something from nothing and take smart risks.

How to weatherproof your small business

Like sailboats zipping around ocean freighters, small businesses can be fast and agile in ways that larger organizations can’t manage. In a sudden squall, however, that lean structure can put the business in peril. Small […]

Work/life fluidity: less stress, higher productivity

There’s no doubt about it: technology has changed the way we work. And not only the way we work, but also the how, when and where. Some may complain about not being able to escape […]

5 key financial steps for women business owners of color

Women of color have collectively taken an important seat at the table of business ownership. While the number of women-owned businesses in the U.S. grew by 58% from 2007 to 2018, those owned by women […]

The Business Owner’s Quick Start Guide to College Funding

As a small business owner, you’re used to having to rely on yourself for everything from retirement planning to health insurance. Saving for your children’s college fund is no different. It may seem like a […]

Hindsight 2020: The new gig thing

The gig economy has been on the rise for years, for better or for worse. Of the 10 million jobs created in the US between 2005 and 2015, a staggering 94 percent were in the […]

Hiring practices to build a diverse workforce

A diverse workforce can strengthen your organization on every level, from employee retention to your bottom line. Updating practices to support a more diverse and inclusive workplace is more important than ever. And part of […]

Closing the wealth gap for minority business owners

Historical discrimination against minority-owned businesses has created some financial challenges. Learn about sustainable solutions to overcome them.

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