Yes, You Can Start a Non-Profit

If your mission is to “serve the greater good,” then you should consider establishing a non-profit organization. It’s easier than you may realize and usually doesn’t require hiring a CPA or an attorney. This online webinar replay is presented by SCORE  mentor Penny Pompei who has counseled non-profits  for more than ten years. Penny will…

Ready Resources Transition Veterans Into Entrepreneurs

Many people join the Armed Forces to gain valuable skills, training, and personal growth. The opportunities need not end when it’s time to return to civilian life. In exchange for serving our country, several programs help veterans transition to new roles as owners of their own small businesses. For example, the U.S. Small Business Administration…

PEOs Can Be Your Go-To Staffing Solution

Good help is hard to find and keep. It can be even harder when you consider the administrative burdens of hiring, managing, and paying employees. That’s why many small business owners have turned to professional employer organizations (PEOs) for their staffing needs. Don’t confuse PEOs with temp agencies. PEOs provide human resource services to their…

Make Sure Fulfillment Firms Fulfill Your Expectations

The increasing popularity of online shopping makes contracting with a professional order fulfillment service a wise move for many small e-tailers seeking to streamline their operations. Rather than dealing with the varying time, labor, and cost requirements to ship orders, a fulfillment service does the job for you. Your products, labels and other unique packaging…

Take a Practical Approach to Pricing

Determining the proper prices for your small business products and services is among the most perplexing issues for new small business owners. You want to be competitive, particularly in today’s cost-conscious buying environment, but also cover your costs and make a reasonable profit. Too often, says Janet Attard, author and founder of BusinessKnowHow.com, newcomers to…