Billy Westbrook began as so many entrepreneurs do: with an idea to improve the world. He dedicated himself to building a business around that idea, and brought the world a clearer view.
Getting the Most From Your Staff When you first start your small business, you generally have to fill a lot of roles. A small business owner may play the part of salesperson, product developer, marketing specialist, janitor, and more. But as your small business grows, there will be a time to hire others to fill […]
When it comes to owning a small business, the first challenge you might face is simply getting your company off the ground. And with nearly half of all small businesses failing within the first two years, it can be a daunting task. However, once you get past the initial stages and start to taste success, […]
The key to determining the value of a sole proprietorship is in the understanding that your valuation of the business is just an estimate because so much of the company’s success rides on the personality and experience of the owner. Learn more here.
When it comes to running a business, putting personal assets at risk for the sake of the company is a decision no one wants to make. In today’s economy, many lenders are trying to mitigate some of their own risk by mandating personal guarantees to qualify for business credit.