How to Promote Your Small Business on a Shoestring Budget

May 17, 2017 | by Myan Barredo

If you have a small business operating on a shoestring budget, spending for marketing must be done prudently. But does effective marketing really require lots of money? Not necessarily! Gone are the days when all marketing methods are costly and hard to measure. Marketing tactics have evolved over the years and today there are countless […]


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How to Fund Your Small Business With Minimal Capital

May 15, 2017 | by Myan Barredo

One of the key elements for a business to exist is capital. Whatever stage your company is in—whether it has yet to be launched, has just started, is already thriving, or is gearing up for growth and expansion—you always have to look for ways to fund your small business. SMBs naturally start with minimal capital. […]


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Infographic: How to Organize and Scale Your Business

May 12, 2017 | by Ivy Guerrero
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It’s Infographic Friday once again and we’re rounding up the first part of our small business series! This week, we looked at how you can organize and scale your business. As an entrepreneur, you need to cover a lot of ground. From management to operations, there’s just so many things you have to do. This […]


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5 Ways to Scale Your Small Business

May 10, 2017 | by Myan Barredo

Starting a business is not that easy. But once you’ve taken the initial step of building and introducing your brand/company to the market, you need to be prepared for other challenges that lie ahead. At some point, you would want your business to grow, scale up, and be as successful as possible. Part of scaling […]


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5 Ways to Organize Your Small Business

May 8, 2017 | by Myan Barredo

The main goal of every small business owner is to achieve profitability and success. But in order to do so, you must first recognize the relationship between productivity and being organized. Small businesses like yours probably don’t have a lot of resources yet, so running your company efficiently with only a minimum amount of resources […]


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Infographic: 10 Lessons From Successful Startups

May 5, 2017 | by Ivy Guerrero
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This week we looked at some of the lessons we can learn from successful startups. Building something from scratch is never easy. More so, when it comes to business. But when you look at the success stories of AirBnB, PayPal, and more, you will see that although it is difficult, it is entirely possible to […]


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10 Lessons From Successful Startups

May 3, 2017 | by Myan Barredo
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In everything that we do, getting started is usually the hardest part. This is most likely true if you want to put up a business. Starting your venture is not that easy, especially if you think of the risks involved in having a business. But once you decide to brush off those thoughts and rather […]


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Infographic: Time Management for Small Business Owners

April 21, 2017 | by Ivy Guerrero
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We’re wrapping up our series on time management with an infographic! This week, first we looked into the “5-S of Time Management” wherein we discussed different ways you can manage your time. From categorizing tasks to scheduling, these tips will help you take full control of your time. We also looked at time management apps […]


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Time Management Apps for Small Business Owners

April 18, 2017 | by Ivy Guerrero

Time management is part skill and part resourcefulness. The former is something innate while the latter is something you can manage. In our previous blog, we gave you some time management tips. Today, we’ll look at the practical side and give you some of the best apps that can help you manage your time better. […]


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Time Management Tips for Small Business Owners

April 17, 2017 | by Ivy Guerrero
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To say that small business owners have a lot of things to do is an understatement. From daily meetings to overseeing operations, time can easily become a scarce resource for small business owners. This is why it is crucial to hone your time management skills. Taking full control of your own time is not an […]


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