Last week the Trump Administration released a guideline for its 2018 budget for the federal government, and it seems clear that many agencies will have make do with less next year.  While we can debate the merits of fiscal austerity Read More

It was 75+ Degrees here in the Northeastern US last week, and no matter where you stand on global warming, I think we can all agree those are Spring-like temperatures!  Whether Spring is here to stay or not, we’ve definitely Read More

The secret is out, working capital advances are no longer a quiet niche in the Alternative Lending landscape or even in the larger financial services industry!  While many thousands of small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) have taken advantage of this Read More

Know What You Owe – Interest vs. Rate Factor These days small and medium-sized businesses have many funding options at their disposal.  From traditional term loans and lines of credit, to working capital advances and factoring loans, it’s hard to Read More

Starting, maintaining, and growing a business is a courageous endeavor, requiring a passionate belief in one’s self and abilities; and in many cases, it also requires ongoing access to working capital.  While many larger companies and corporations easily obtain premium Read More

Social Media Advertising for Small Business In general, social media use has increased significantly over the past few years. Many large companies such as Nike, Old Spice, Red Bull, and others have seen this trend as an opportunity to implement Read More

Before Conquering A Market, First Conquer a Niche Entrepreneurs are ambitious by nature. When starting a business rarely will you hear an entrepreneur speak of a proverbial “ceiling”. A real entrepreneur will start with selling lemonade to a vision of Read More

One of the keys to having a successful small business comes from the very beginning- choosing a name. The name you give your small business can make or break your success in your early days as a company. Whether you Read More

Alternative business financing for small business has many options today. Up until several years ago they either had to rely on traditional bank financing or utilize a factor if they had large outstanding receivables. Bank financing has the best rates Read More

Chief Culture Officer Companies are focusing on new strategies to create and foster healthy cultures in the complex times following the recent recession. Many organizations have experienced macroeconomic pressures and regulations, which puts a dysfunctional strain on those organization’s cultures. Read More