The Importance of Supply Chain Diversity

2020 will go down in history under many names, not least of which is “the year of supply chain disruption. In early February, before COVID-19 became a worldwide pandemic, 70% of US businesses were already assessing their suppliers and trying to figure out who was in lockdown. Soon after, 97% of businesses worldwide were impacted by pandemic-related … Read more

Is Your Network Helping or Hurting Your Business?

Since the height of COVID quarantines in early 2020, working remotely surged quickly with 87% of all businesses requiring employees to leave the office building behind. Working from home had already been growing steadily, and most employees (96%) report being satisfied with the changes to their work environment; not the mention that our family pets make … Read more

The Digital Future of Healthcare

Hospitals in the US lose $12 billion every year to problems caused by communication. The problem is outdated or unpopular communication methods; 7 in 10 people want the option to text their medical provider and 9 in 10 want to communicate with a loved one’s care team via text. Less than 1 in 10 read messages sent … Read more

Embracing Diversity in the Workplace With Help From AI

Diversity in the workplace, especially in business, has always been an area where there has been significant bias. Whether that be ethical or general-based bias, it has always existed and still plays a significant role today.  Over 48% of businesses are not on track to meet their diversity goal which is raising questions about the methods … Read more

Outsourced Accounting Services

You don’t need to be a CPA to stay on top of your business finances. However, outsourcing accounting isn’t the best decision for every business owner. Many entrepreneurs find that reevaluating their bookkeeping needs is important. There is no one size fits all approach when it comes to accounting and recordkeeping and therefore it is … Read more

Remote Work and the Modern Wage Gap

Due to COVID-19, millions of Americans made adjustments to their daily lives. One year later, some of these changes may become permanent. Of the 88% global organizations that had employees work from home, 67% think remote work is here to stay. What does that mean for the American worker? How will it change existing workplace dynamics? With … Read more

How to Open a Business Bank Account for Your Business

Starting a business is exciting! Being your own boss, setting your own work schedule, and fulfilling your passion may feel like a dream come true. But one thing that should not be overlooked is the financial aspect of running your business. The key step that most new business owners overlook is separating their personal and … Read more

How to Write a Business Plan for Your Food Truck Business

If you’ve always dreamed of running a food truck business, now is the time to make it happen. Over the past few years, the food truck industry has been booming. It’s a billion-dollar industry with start-up costs that are less than traditional restaurants. Even though you are not opening a brick-and-mortar restaurant, food truck owners … Read more

COVID & Entrepreneurship: How the Pandemic Is Propelling New Businesses Forward

We all can agree that the past year has been a tough one. As the world continues to deal with the pandemic, we’re seeing more and more people looking to start a business. This may seem counterintuitive, as the impact from COVID has created enormous disruption to our global economy. While we still have a … Read more

Need a Physical Address for Your Business?

If you are an online-only entrepreneur, one thing not to overlook is your business’s physical address. Having a physical address is extremely important to the success of your business. If you are not convinced, here are a few reasons why you should seriously consider it for your business. Having a separate physical address for your … Read more