6 Quick Statistics about Small Businesses

The Small Business Administration (SBA) defines a small business as a firm which has fewer than 500 employees. This means that many highly valued startups in the U.S fit within this definition of small businesses.  1. How Many Small Businesses Are There in the U.S? There are 30.7 million small businesses in the U.S. which account for …

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Why Small Businesses Fail

One of the biggest fears that people who start their own business have is the risk of failure. And it’s not an unrealistic fear. As a matter of fact, more than 50 percent of small enterprises fail in the very first year, and more than 95 percent of small startups fail within the first five years (Convergehub, …

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Time Management Secrets for the Busy Entrepreneur

It’s critical for entrepreneurs to organize their days to make sure they’re doing the right things at the right time. That takes discipline—but the payoff will be less stress and a better managed, more successful company. "As an entrepreneur, time is the one element you can’t buy or borrow," BDC Business Consultant, Rony Israel says. "It’s …

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Why You Need a Virtual Assistant

It cannot be denied that professional virtual assistants are in high demand these days. As small businesses and startups look towards scaling, they are realizing the huge amount of returns that hiring virtual assistants pose. Virtual assistants offer a wide array of skills, and they can cater to your needs in ways office-based administrative assistants can’t. For a lot …

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2019 Small Business Trends

I found a really interesting article detailing small businesses trends and what to expect in 2019 .https://www.guidantfinancial.com/small-business-trends/ What’s it like being a small business owner today? With corporate profitability at its highest in four years, favorable GDP growth, consumer spending up year over year, and the percentage of investment as part of the economy back to …

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Small Business Success Stories to Learn From

Written by Larry Alton: https://www.thebalancesmb.com/small-business-success-stories-to-learn-from-4151885 Running a small business is interesting in that it can be both a lonely and fraternal experience. It’s lonely in the sense that no two small businesses are the same. Every entrepreneurhas to deal with a unique set of circumstances and factors that are specific to their business. On the other hand, it’s fraternal …

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FMS Administrative Service Offerings

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It’s never to late too become independent

Author: Evgeniy Sen https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/its-never-too-late-become-independant-evgeniy-sen/ Those born to become businessmen will do that at any age. These graphics by Anna Vital show us how important it is to always keep being yourself and work hard on your ideas, despite the stuff you're busy with now and the number of years estimating on figures in your passport. Don't confine your …

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