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Should You Move Your Business to a Coworking Space?

Client Stories | Entrepreneurship | Leadership | Management

Coworking started out as a simple way to better accommodate teamwork when programming first became big. Now coworking spaces are outright competitors to traditional office spaces. Harvard Business ...

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November 15, 2018

How to Qualify for an SBA Business Loan

401(k) Business Funding | Financing | Guidant Financial | SBA Loans

Understanding the strict Small Business Administration requirements is key to be able to qualify for an SBA business loan. Knowing the criteria means you can become a qualified borrower that banks ...

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November 13, 2018

For Sale by Owner: Seller Financing with Small Businesses

Financing | Guidant Financial | Small Business | Small Business Resources

For aspiring small business owners who don’t have significant amounts of cash on hand, the path to business ownership can be more challenging. When traditional financing methods fall short, ...

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November 08, 2018

Top 5 Small Business Funding Challenges and How to Fix Them

401(k) Business Funding | Entrepreneurship | Financing

Our survey identified 5 common barriers faced by entrepreneurs: not having the cash for a down payment; lack of knowledge about financing options; low credit scores; not approved for a bank loan; ...

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November 06, 2018

Franchise Financing Partnership Spotlight: Clean Juice

Entrepreneurship | Franchising | News and Media

Guidant Financial has helped Clean Juice franchisees access $2.5 million in financing in just the first quarter of partnership. The only USDA-certified organic juice bar franchise, Clean Juice, ...

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October 30, 2018

How to Build a SBA Business Plan

Entrepreneurship | Financing

The SBA business plan is key to getting approved for a SBA loan. Learn how to impress lenders with your plan in just 3 steps. If you’re planning to fund at least part of your ...

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October 16, 2018

Small Business Industry Overview: Auto Repair and Maintenance Franchises

Entrepreneurship | Management | Small Business

Learn about why more commuters are making the Auto Maintenance and Repair Franchise Industry a great choice for new business owners. Ask anyone about their top-prized material ...

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October 09, 2018

Rollover for Business Startups: Exit Strategy Checklist

401(k) Business Funding | Leadership | Small Business Resources

For those who use ROBS for debt-free small business financing, there may come a time to exit the funding arrangement. Review the steps for unwinding 401(k) business financing here.� ...

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October 02, 2018