Use SMART Goals to Move Your Business into 2019

Use SMART Goals to Move Your Business into 2019

Co-author, Lauren Allen of Right Hand Business Coach, breaks down the SMART Goal creation process. It’s proven that writing goals down on paper, you are 10 times more likely to achieve those goals. Grab your pen and paper and let’s get to work.

10 Free Ways to Grow your Brand (fo' Free) before your First Client

10 Free Ways to Grow your Brand (fo' Free) before your First Client

Small Business Branding and Marketing DOES NOT have to break the bank, especially when you’re just starting to launch your small biz idea. In this blog, Michelle Wintersteen of MKW Graphics shares 10 tips for growing (and up-leveling) your small biz brand even before you land your first paying client.

Small Biz Spotlight: Elwynn + Cass

Small Biz Spotlight: Elwynn + Cass

At Small Biz Start Up Guide, we believe small business owners are the future, and Elwynn + Cass is no exception. We interviewed the co-founder, Katelyn McCullough and asked her about her experience is building a beauty planning company ! Here’s more on how she started, the bumps along the way, and her advice for turning a small biz vision into reality!

Ultimate Gift Guide for the wannabe Entrepreneur

Ultimate Gift Guide for the wannabe Entrepreneur

IF you’ve spent the better part of 2018 hearing your friend, S.O. or family member talk about how they really want to launch that small business idea of theirs but don’t know how or where to start, then this gift guide is for you! Get them a little something this holiday season that gives them that extra bit of motivation and inspiration to turn dreams into reality in the new year!

As small biz entrepreneurs ourselves, we pulled together a list of our favorite gizmos, gadgets and go-to’s that have helped us run our own small biz’s!

How to Legally Protect Your Online Course

How to Legally Protect Your Online Course

More and more individuals are beginning to invest in themselves and their businesses. This is leading to more enrollments in online courses, and it’s easy to spot why. Learning from the comfort of your own home is awesome, and the ROI can be through the roof. Course creators meet this market demand by creating new courses on a variety of topics. From a legal standpoint, the key issue for course creators is plagiarism. It’s easy for scammers to copy and paste content and repackage it to fill their own bank accounts. It’s impossible to prevent all copycats, especially as your brand and course grows, but here are some tips on to limit the loss in income through plagiarizers.

How to use ADKAR to Drive Email Marketing

How to use ADKAR to Drive Email Marketing

Co-author, Lauren Allen of Right Hand Business Coach, discusses how she pivoted a skill set learned in the corporate world that doubled our email marketing engagement. ADKAR is a widely used Change Management methodology used to create communication strategies, find out how we used it to promote and ultimately successful Small Business Saturday Flash Sale.

50% OFF FLASH SALE for Small Biz Saturday!

50% OFF FLASH SALE for Small Biz Saturday!

We BELIEVE Small Businesses are the FUTURE. To celebrate #SmallBizSaturday, we are offering 50% OFF our Start Up Guide for 24 Hours ONLY! Here’s all you need to know about the Flash Sale and how you can get your hands on the guides!

Small Biz Spotlight: PostingBee

Small Biz Spotlight: PostingBee

At Small Biz Start Up Guide, we believe small business owners are the future, and PostingBee is no exception. We interviewed the founder, Adriana Giorgetti and asked her about her experience is building a digital media company! Here’s more on how she started, the bumps along the way, and her advice for turning a small biz vision into reality!

Small Biz Spotlight: EUstress Fitness

Small Biz Spotlight: EUstress Fitness

At Small Biz Start Up Guide, we believe small business owners are the future, and EUstress Fitness is no exception. We interviewed owner, Bethany Shuppert and asked her about her experience starting a personal training gym! Here’s more on how she started, the bumps along the way, and her advice for turning a small biz vision into reality!

Small Biz Spotlight: Auctus Social

Small Biz Spotlight: Auctus Social

At Small Biz Start Up Guide, we believe small business owners are the future, and Auctus Social is no exception. We interviewed the founder, Samantha Harris and asked her about her experience is building a social media company! Here’s more on how she started, the bumps along the way, and her advice for turning a small biz vision into reality!

Be Pinteresting! Getting started with Pinterest for your Small Biz

Be Pinteresting! Getting started with Pinterest for your Small Biz

Pinterest may feel like the wild, wild west of Marketing and Content Platforms. In this blog, Michelle Wintersteen of MKW Graphics shares her tips for getting started with Pinterest as a Small Business Owner including optimizing your profile, creating branded board covers and putting yourself in the creator instead of curator role!

Small Biz Spotlight: One For Women

Small Biz Spotlight: One For Women

At Small Biz Start Up Guide, we believe small business owners are the future, and One For Women is no exception. We interviewed founder, Meg Wheeler and asked her about her experience starting gift giving platform! Here’s more on how she started, the bumps along the way, and her advice for turning a small biz vision into reality!

How to Minimize Your Tax in Your First Year of Business

How to Minimize Your Tax in Your First Year of Business

Braden Drake, the founder of Braden Drake Law discusses those tax deductions you’re not going to want to miss. Small business startup expenses can creep up on you, be sure to track them, and include them on your tax return in order to minimize your tax liability.

Small Biz Spotlight: Sistered States Event Styling

Small Biz Spotlight: Sistered States Event Styling

At Small Biz Start Up Guide, we believe small business owners are the future, and Sistered States Event Styling is no exception. We interviewed founder, Sarah Wintersteen and asked her about her experience starting a full-service event planning boutique! Here’s more on how she started, the bumps along the way, and her advice for turning a small biz vision into reality!

Small Biz Spotlight: Balanced by Katie

Small Biz Spotlight: Balanced by Katie

At Small Biz Start Up Guide, we believe small business owners are the future, and Balanced by Katie is no exception. We interviewed founder, Katie D’Amato and asked her about her experience starting an in-home physical therapy business! Here’s more on how she started, the bumps along the way, and her advice for turning a small biz vision into reality!

How to Start a Biz: FREE GIVEAWAY!

How to Start a Biz: FREE GIVEAWAY!

We are gearing up for our Small Biz Start Up Guide Launch Party (JOIN US!) with a free giveaway of Entrepreneurial Essentials! 1 copy of the Small Biz Start Up Guide eBook AND 1 FREE MONTH at WeWork! Read this blog to learn how to enter!

Small Biz Spotlight: AirFort, LLC

Small Biz Spotlight: AirFort, LLC

At Small Biz Start Up Guide, we believe small business owners are the future, and AirFort is no exception. We interviewed founder, Luciana Hanley and asked her about her experience starting a kids’ toy company with her dad! Here’s more on how she started, the bumps along the way, and her advice for turning a small biz vision into reality!