Author: ty-kiisel

mid-year review

Measuring Business Performance Against Your Goals I’m convinced regularly reviewing your goals throughout the year is a good idea. For example, when I was a small business owner, I looked at my revenue and how […]

If it’s worth doing, it’s worth doing right: I mentioned that one of my first responsibilities for my dad was, among other things, sweeping the floor. One day, after watching me sweep for a few […]

Anticipating the Cyclical Nature of a Seasonal Business Like most businesses, there is an ebb and flow of cash flow in and out of a seasonal business, it’s just more pronounced. As a result, it’s […]
financing for landscape contractors

Small businesses like landscape contractors, restaurants, and small merchants sometimes have difficulty accessing borrowed capital. This is particularly true if they are a very small business, a new business, don’t do $1 million or more […]
marketing effectiveness with a small team

As a small business owner, you undoubtedly wear multiple hats. You and your staff members maintain an all hands on deck environment to handle everything from operations and sales to human resources. With so many […]