Category Archives: Home Business

The Challenge Of Rapid Business Growth: 7 Possible Changes To Anticipate

The Challenge Of Rapid Business Growth: 7 Possible Changes To Anticipate

As an entrepreneur, your startup enters a new phase when your business faces the numerous crises that arise from business growth. For your business to handle the new influx of demand for your product or services, it needs to expand to survive. Old solutions, familiar ways of doing business, principles and processes will no longer fit the bigger challenges.

Create Your Own Benefits Package When Self-Employed

Create Your Own Benefits Package When Self-Employed

When you own a business, you don’t have the luxury of benefits from “the man.” You need to create your own benefits package when self-employed. Earlier this week, my buddy Glen at Free From Broke shared an interesting article in the Wall Street Journal about the rise of benefits packages for freelancers. As a contract worker

6 Tax Tricks to Increase Your Bottom Line

6 Tax Tricks to Increase Your Bottom Line

Business is booming, and that’s a good thing in most scenarios. However, come April 15th you start to wonder if there is anything you could have done to decrease your tax liability. All business are subject to federal–and sometimes state and municipal taxes–but smart businesses know how to take advantage of credits, and tricks to

Using Fiverr to Outsource Home Business Tasks

Using Fiverr to Outsource Home Business Tasks

Looking for a way to cost-effectively outsource home business tasks? Fiverr is a good place to start. A home business owner doesn’t normally consider that he or she needs to have “employees.” At least, not at first. Many home business owners are solopreneurs who don’t actually hire permanent employees. You might decide to move out