Not all companies will have the stock on hand to meet each purchase order as it comes in, especially if a larger-than-normal order comes in. If you do not have the stock, or the funding for the up-front costs...
Everyone knows it’s easier to get up in the morning and go to a job you enjoy. The relationships you have with your employees or coworkers play a big role in whether your day goes well or drags by....
A leader is altogether different from a manager. A manager is content with passing the blame for mistakes downhill until they create adequate distance and safety for themselves. Perhaps this is a great survival tool, but it is not...
If you are trying to get money for a real estate purchase, the bank may have stopped you cold in your tracks. Banks like to deal in low to no-risk deals. Residential properties that will act as the home...
For companies which deal in invoices instead of payment upfront, cash flow can be an issue. This is especially true if you deal in a few very large invoices at a time. Factoring your accounts receivable can be a...
Good customer service is essential for a successful business. You can have the best plan and the best product, but if you aren’t retaining your customers, it doesn’t matter. It’s important to build a solid relationship with the people...
Finding business loans of any kind can be trouble for small business owners. Traditional lending institutions that usually offer standard fixed-rate loans to companies in their communities also tend to require a long operating history from applicants, as well...
Starting a business requires multiple resources. You may have a great business idea, but it can be discouraging to discover that you need more startup capital than you currently have. Having no money doesn’t mean your idea is a...
Trying to find money to invest in a real estate property can be like running a 25K marathon with a maze for a track. The banks do not usually like to lend money on anything they might perceive as...
When it comes to alternative funding for cash flow problems, accounts receivable financing and factoring are two of the most popular methods for a variety of reasons. Some institutions confuse or combine these methods, but there are some key...