How to Grow your Construction Business

A decade ago, some joked that being successful in the construction business only required having a truck, a toolbox and a dog or a radio. Today, it's clear that other qualities keep the orders coming in. Solid building skills are...

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10 Easy to Start Business Ideas

If you've recently retired, been downsized, or simply want to start a business, a hurdle you may face is deciding what kind of business is best.  The following are 10 sure-fire business ideas which can start you earning quickly. Business...

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Intellectual Property: Why Your Business Needs to Protect It

Intellectual property as it relates to the business world can be defined as a unique creation of the mind such as an invention, an idea, or a process that is used in commerce. If your business enterprise is based...

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Small Business Loan vs. A Line of Credit

Access to credit through a small business loan or line of credit can supercharge your business. Whether starting a new business, expanding an existing business, or navigating a temporary cash crunch, having credit available means fewer headaches and fewer...

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Improve Your Business Credit Score in 3 Simple Steps

A business credit score is just as important to your organization as your personal credit score is to your own finances. A business credit score ranges from 0 to 100, with 0 demonstrating a high risk and 100 being...

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Seven of the Top Ways to Use a Business Credit Line

If your small business has a low level of operating capital, one solution is a business credit line - a revolving loan that can be used to fund a variety of business expenses. When you pay down the line,...

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Small Business Growth: Planning for the Future

Many businesses want to grow, but when growth happens, the company isn't prepared. To really get sustainable small business growth, you need to forecast and plan ahead. When creating a plan for small business growth your strategy should include taking...

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Entrepreneurship: Both a Gift and a Curse

There are normal people, who are content working a predictable 9-5 and kicking back on weekends...and then there are entrepreneurs. These are the people who take risks and strike out on their own--inventing a product, starting a business. They...

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How to Find Investment Properties in Today’s Market

You have decided to take the plunge and locate some property in which to invest. Lucrative opportunities exist out there if you only know where to look. Here are some ideas on how to focus your search for investment...

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Avoid Making These Fix and Flip Mistakes

Although television shows make flipping a house easy, and the profit margin huge, this is not necessarily the case. Flipping houses takes time, knowledge, and skills, and sometimes that includes making some mistakes on the way. Before you flip...

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