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How to Survive – and Thrive – in the Business Services Industry

Franchising | Small Business Resources

If change is the only constant in life, then the business services industry is proof. That’s because this industry that was originally founded on paper copies, faxes, and delivery of snail mail and ...

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May 30, 2017

2017’s Top 4 Business Services Industry Brands

Franchising | Small Business Resources

The business services industry continues to provide a viable path to business success for many. Here are the top 4 business service brands to consider in 2017. ...

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May 16, 2017

Small Business Success Stories: An Encore Career in Business Ownership

401(k) Business Funding | Client Stories

Denise Braxton started her career as an Intensive Care Unit nurse and then went into the medical device industry. But when the company she worked for was being sold, she decided to take control of ...

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May 09, 2017

Small Business Success Stories: From Salesman to Serial Franchisee

401(k) Business Funding | Client Stories | Entrepreneurship | Franchising | Rollovers for Business Start-ups

Serial franchise owner Jeff Toren talks about why he used his retirement funds to buy his franchises, and the pros and cons of business ownership. ...

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April 28, 2017

Guidant Expands Business Services to Help Launch & Grow Small Businesses

Guidant Financial | Small Business | Small Business Resources

Guidant's expanded business services unit now includes access to discounted payroll, bookkeeping and office supplies for small business. ...

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April 25, 2017

[Infographic] Overview of the Business Services Industry

Entrepreneurship | Franchising | Small Business

The days of depositing hand-written letters at the post office and printing lengthy documents are fading as fast as new apps and text emojis are being created. From corner shops to ...

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April 20, 2017

Top 5 Problems Businesses Face & How to Avoid Them

Entrepreneurship | Management | Small Business

Small businesses face a variety of challenges in their first year, but learn the steps you can take to reduce the impact and set the foundation for ...

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March 29, 2017

Independent Business Ownership vs. Franchising: Which is right for you?

Franchising | Small Business

An in-depth look at how independent business ownership differs from running a franchise in lifestyle, start-up costs and survival rates. ...

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March 09, 2017