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Small Business Exit and Succession Planning

Exit and succession planning are essential to your business’s survival.  The problem is that most companies do not start the preparation early enough.  Exit and succession planning should be part of your… 186 more words

Business Management Services

Exporting resources for small business

Many businesses, both new and established, look to increase revenues by exporting product to foreign markets.  Exporting for most businesses is an expansion of an existing enterprise, and developing a sound export marketing plan is vital for success. 285 more words

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A 12-Step Guide to Picking a Name for Your Startup

This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.

Finding the right name for your startup can have a significant impact on your success. The wrong name can do worse than fail to connect with customers; it can also result in insurmountable business and legal hurdles. 922 more words

Careers

Why not use interns?

In recent months, my focus has been building a team for the sole purpose of helping me with operational tasks, while I focus on making sure the business is moving in the direction of our strategy & vision. 354 more words

Reflections

Advice to budding (or prospective) translators

Someone asked on a translators’ forum today for advice on whether they should make the leap to become a full-time translator.

My advice to him—and to anyone else considering this—was “Don’t. 380 more words

Translating

Making a call that can save your business

Can we put a price on business counsellors’ advice? It’s a difficult question. How do you put a price on a piece of information given at the right time, before disaster strikes? 637 more words

Tips For Your Small Business

How Important Are Strategic Alliances?

Strategic alliances are also known as partnerships.  When you form an alliance with another business it can be a verbal or written agreement.  What the agreement entails is usually the exchange of information about the other business and they do the same for you.  332 more words

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