Every single industry will be feeling the lasting effects of the coronavirus for a long time to come. For the next few weeks, we will look at how the world after the COVID outbreak will impact every part of the business landscape, beginning today with the education industry. The world… Read More »The Education Industry in a World After COVID
Running a Small Business
Trying to maintain communication with your employees and clients during the COVID outbreak is a challenge many are dealing with. We’ve all had to keep up with changes to structure’s we’ve been used to. If you’re struggling to figure out how to keep track of… Read More »Maintaining Small Business Communication During COVID
Why is it that two-thirds of small businesses are owned by predominantly white men over 40? We are only 22% of the population. With all the incentive and award programs from the SBA and local governments, why aren’t women, younger adults, and minorities better represented? Thinking about making changes to your business? ProStrategix knows… Read More »Why are Most Small Business Owned by Older Men?
We introduced you yesterday to part one of this article on global businesses and the difference between local and global businesses. There we talked about a business that could only succeed by reaching wider. But what if that isn’t necessary? Today, a look at the local small business market, and our final… Read More »Small Businesses in 2020: Local Vs. Global Part II
We are often asked about how to focus your business. Do you look local to the markets in your backyard, or do you use e-commerce to go global? Obviously it isn’t a simple answer. Over the next two days, we’ll share two cases on local and global businesses in 2020. Today you’ll also get a small… Read More »Small Businesses in 2020: Local v. Global Part I
As we come to the close of 2019, is your business in need of a tune up? In this post, we share how one of our clients, Kelly, performed a tune-up on her business to get her engines running like new. A tune up in your small… Read More »4 Simple Ways to Tune Up Your Small Business
How can you protect yourself and your business from the impact on an economic downturn during times of struggle? Given our size and the limitations that put on our cash reserves and credit, small businesses tend to take a major hit in recessions. Now is the best time to prepare… Read More »4 Small Business Tips for Protection During a Downturn
Generating leads is one of the hardest things for a new small business to do. To get a client base, you first need to get clients. We have trouble with it sometimes, and many of our clients have talked with us about their issues with it as well. When you start, no one… Read More »Generate Leads for Your Small Business with These 3 Tips
You may have asked yourself if the GOP tax law helped or hurt your small business. Well, it strangely depends on what part of the country you live in. If you are in Professional Services, LLC or S-corporation in a high tax state (“blue”) like… Read More »Did the New Tax Law Help or Hurt Small Businesses?
A problem that many of our clients at ProStrategix present is that they find their company’s size to be a disadvantage. Maybe your business is struggling against a large company for the same customers? Or maybe you are feeling like a David facing a Goliath. But… Read More »5 Ways to Benefit from Your Small Business Size