Monthly Archives: March 2016


Georgia Governor Vetoes Religious Liberty Bill After Business Backlash

Georgia's controversial religious liberty bill, criticized for being anti-gay, was vetoed following stiff business backlash. Critics of the bill included leaders from the Atlanta Metro Chamber of Commerce, Disney, Time Warner, MailChimp, Yelp, and Salesforce.



Will 2016 Be the Year of Digital Wallet Adoption?

Consumer use of digital wallets like Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, Android Pay, and the like, is on the rise. Is this a signal that your small business should start accepting these forms of payment?



The 10 Most Destructive Lies Business Owners Tell Themselves

Small business owners are likely to have long talks with themselves as they're plodding through all stages of their development. Along the way, they're bound to lie to themselves. Here are the lies that small business owners absolutely must avoid telling themselves.



What to Look for In a Seed Stage Angel

If your small business or startup is looking for seed money from an angel investor, picking the right investor for your business is critical. So, what is the makeup of that investor?



5 Ways to Tackle Scheduling Your Employees

When your help is coming in and leaving on a day-to-day basis is maybe one of the more important jobs you have as a small business owner. Here are 5 tips to help you make the best employee schedule possible.



Carl’s Jr. Flees California Over High Taxes

The fast-food chain Carl's Jr. said it has decided to move out of its California headquarters to be closer to the base of Hardee's. Could California's harsh business taxes be to blame for the move?



Automotive Insights Report Launched by Bing

Numbers from Bing Ads and Accenture show that almost half of American vehicle shoppers are getting information about their final two choices before they buy from online sources. So, if you're running any type of auto dealership, it may be time to invest in your online presence.