Category: Business Tip

Start a Senior Business

Start a Senior Business Are you ready to start your own business? Today’s hottest market, seniors, is ready to buy. Trendy millennial and Generation Z consumers, move aside. There’s a new consumer in town (well, actually, an old one): senior citizens. Yes, the demographic incorporating the baby boomers is still a force to be reckoned…

Business Tip: 5 Reasons to Brand Your Email

5 Reasons to Brand Your Email Which dental practice would you choose to contact given the following email addresses: info@pearlybrightsmiles.com or toothymike88@gmail.com? It’s probably safe to assume you’d pick the first one – in a recent Verisign survey, 65 percent of consumers believe a company-branded email is more credible than a business using a free…

Business Tip: 5 Reasons to Hire Your Child

5 Reasons to Hire Your Child Nepotism—the practice of using power or influence to favor relatives—has a poor connotation. However, when it comes to your business, it may just be a great idea, especially in today’s environment. Here are 5 reasons why. Talent in a tight job market. With unemployment rates at record lows, many…

Get Your Workspace in Shape for 2018

Get Your Workspace in Shape for 2018 While many small business owners may be relaxing this week between Christmas and New Year’s, I’m getting a jump on 2018 by decluttering my office. I’m usually okay with a little clutter, but between traveling and the holidays, the mess on my desk is making it hard to…

State offers tax penalty forgiveness program

State offers tax penalty forgiveness program The Ohio Department of Taxation announced it will be offering a tax amnesty program from Jan. 1 to Feb. 15.  The program allows individuals and businesses with unreported or underreported income to come clean with tax liabilities. If consumers and businesses pay all of those delinquent taxes, they will…

New Year Resolutions to Help Grow Your Business in 2018

New Year Resolutions to Help Grow Your Business in 2018 Are you setting New Year’s resolutions for your business?  Improve and grow your business by making one or more of these small business resolutions. Improve your digital presence. Update your website in 2018 and make certain it is mobile friendly. Learn how to manage your…