success

7 Things You Should Do in Your First Year of Business

Most small business owners work 50 – 60 hours a week, especially during the first year of operation.1 You’ll be busy tackling the basics — creating a business plan, managing the business’s finances, developing a marketing strategy, etc. — and working to fit in all […]

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Office Cliches: An Illustrated Guide

We’ve all encountered office speak that crops up a bit too often and doesn’t make much sense. In fact, that’s precisely what makes it so humorous. With these literal illustrations, we guarantee you’ll see these old office clichés in a brand new light. Low-hanging fruit […]

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small business owner education

Educational Resources for Small Business Owners

If there is one thing that’s constant, it’s change. As a small business owner, there are some tried and true practices that will always work best for you and your business. Other areas, however, can always benefit from a little update or improvement every once […]

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Most Common Mistakes First-Time Business Owners Make

When you try anything for the first time, you’re likely to at least make one mistake. No matter how much research you do or how much you study, there isn’t a replacement for firsthand experience. That includes starting your first small business. Business classes and […]

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Is Your Small Business Prepared for a Cyber Attack?

The digital revolution has created endless opportunities for small businesses with big ideas. Unfortunately, as with all the best things, this comes at a cost: vulnerability to online fraud. What can you do to make sure your business is safe from cyber attacks? Cyber crimes […]

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luxury lighting

Customer Spotlight: Dana Clarke

Dana Clarke, Managing Partner at Luxury Lighting, knows that customization is important to customers. Luxury Lighting creates unique interior and exterior lighting schemes that have kept customers coming back. Their one-of-a-kind aesthetic has been honed over 20 years in both high-end commercial spaces and residential […]

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