Tag Archives for working capital

If You Need A Working Capital Loan, Who Do You Call?

Businesses today might have a greater need for working capital loans, more than ever. Even though it sounds like a broken record, our economy is still in the tank, and businesses aren’t as healthy as they were before. Companies today, might not have as much cash on hand, and if they have a need for working capital they will only have several options. If the funds aren’t already in the business bank account they will need to resort to either Read More


Hiring Employees Is Like Picking Teammates For Dodge Ball In Grade School

Hire wisely, make sure they will be a perfect fit for your team! Chances are if you are running your own business, you probably were the team captain of dodge ball in grade school. Just like picking your teammates for dodge ball, you will be doing the same when hiring employees. If you want to be the undefeated dodge ball team, then you need to make sure your team is well balanced. That means, you need pick the team members Read More


Can Sharks Teach You About Business?

What You Need To Know When Pitching Your Investor The best education about raising working capital for a business can be found in your living room every Friday night! That’s right, the TV show Shark Tank is a great way for business owners to learn on what investors will want to know and expect when being pitched. If you are not familiar with this show, you need to set your DVR to catch the latest episode. This show is based Read More


Youngster Trying to Earn a Buck

Learning how to raise working capital at a young age. Now that I look back, I was an entrepreneur at a very young age without even knowing it. In elementary school, these handheld video games were popular; this is before there was Gameboy or PSP. These games usually had only two buttons and ran off watch batteries or AA batteries. In 5th grade I had a teacher named Ms. Graves, and she used to hand out tickets to the students Read More


How Do You Track Your Leads?

Are you losing track of your possible clients?   Whether you are selling solar panels or nutritional supplements, you need to be keeping track of all your prospects.  If your way of keeping track of leads is with a pen and paper, you might be losing money!  I can remember one of my first jobs I had when I was first starting in the workforce I was working for a company who kept their sales leads on index cards.  Each Read More


Expanding Your Business Without Having the Funds

We will be posting some deals we have come across from business owners and allow the readers to decide if they think the business owner should take the deal. Todays deal comes from a business owner who currently owns a deli, and is possibly looking to expand their family business.  They have an opportunity to possibly lease the space next to their deli. Their current business seats 40 customers, and by increasing the size of their deli they should be Read More