Small Business’s Top Headache

Taxes remain the top headache for small business owners, according to Capital One’s Small Business Growth Index. Among those surveyed, 47 percent say taxes are a major worry this year, despite tax reform intended to help grow business. Meanwhile, the US Supreme Court will soon

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Make the Most of Your Economic Prospects

CFOS are increasingly optimistic about the economy in the US and abroad, with 90 percent of those surveyed ranking conditions as good, up from 74 percent last quarter, according to Deloitte’s 2018 Q1 CFO Signals survey. “The passage of tax reform and government spending bills

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Conscious Business Strategies to Grow Profit

Special Guest: Burke Franklin Burke Franklin is the creator & CEO of BusinessPowerTools.com, best known for BizPlanBuilder® software, which has sold more than 2 million copies. “It's crucial that your innovations succeed in our world. This means that your business must be profitable and sustainable

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Stress and the CFO

Stress and the CFO

Being a CFO, or a business owner acting as your own CFO, can be incredibly stressful, and it just gets more so the larger the company you manage. Those of us who have worked in this role for years know it, and now new research

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Is the Customer Always Right?

Is the Customer Always Right?

That story about a woman who returned a Christmas tree to Costco on Jan. 4 “because it [was] dead” – and got a full refund – sure got people talking. Costco gave the woman a refund after questioning her, verifying the purchase on her account,

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