Annual Planning and the SME

The New Year has hit the ground running and January has left us in the dust. In the business world we often see January as a recovery month because the books were closed on 12/31 along with the craziness that comes along with the end of the year rush (particularly in retail). So February is [&hellip...

7 Tips for Managing Cost Control

Running a small business successfully means dealing with cash flow difficulties, managing a small budget and keeping costs down on a daily basis . Because SME owners are often on their own and without an accountant and/or CFO, etc., all responsibilities falls on them. It can be quite a challenging a...

2015 New Year’s Resolutions

What are your 2015 New Year’s Resolutions? It is a brand new year. You closed your books on December 31st and let 2014 go for good. Now you have to get back into the planning phase, to start anew with your ideas to increase profitability, add more to the bottom line and build out your […]...

Are you ready for the Christmas rush?

Here we are again, another year almost in the books and we've conquered the Black Friday rush. Now we are riding the wave until the bell rings 2015. But hold on a minute, for you retailers out there your nut is about to be cracked isn't it? The most wonderful time of the year, financially […]...

Does your SME really need an office?

Running a small business can be a constant battle of money management for an entrepreneur. As many of you know, the second you open the doors as a business you are blasted with expense after expense, and sadly, it never ends. Business owners are on the constant prowl for cost cutting innovations and...