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My Little Day Dream

I have this ongoing day-dream of running my own sandwich cafe.  Whenever I find something inspiring I bundle it up, flit off to my fantasy, and continue building my small world.   563 more words


How One Family Successfully Sold Their Restaurant: A BizBuySell Case Study

The Business

For Vicky Ismail, small business ownership has always been a way of life. Growing up, her parents owned a series of restaurants and bakeries, laying the groundwork for entrepreneurship later in life. 800 more words

Sell A Business

The Right Time...For Who?

Timing really is everything.  You cannot sell something to people when they don’t want it; rather your product or service must fulfill an unconscious longing within them.  435 more words

Small Business Owner

43 percent of small businesses don't want to grow

Good perspective to have when you’re cold calling new prospects.  – Christian

John Potter, SVP/Professional Development, RAB

I remember a business owner years ago telling me he was scaling back because the more people he hired, the harder he was working and the less money he was making. 83 more words

Small Business

Mandatory Breaks - This Means You, Too!

By Phil Wrzesinski
It is easy this time of year to work long hours without break. Easy. But not good.

Your staff needs to have scheduled breaks to keep them fresh. 247 more words


3 Ways to Encourage More Referrals (From Santa or The Grinch)

What’s on your list for Santa this year? A new computer? Fancy office digs? Or new business? Let’s go with the latter.

Referrals. We all want them, but how do you encourage your clients and supporters to provide them? 290 more words


Software Licenses and End-User Agreements

This is another area where the average small business owner will brush up against the world of copyright. As long as you use software of some kind in connection with your business, you will end up on the user end of a software End User agreement (and this is the end of the sentence with the most “ends” ever). 133 more words