Guidant Financial Blog

3 Small Businesses Killing It on Social Media

February 27, 2015 by @guidant

To continue our celebration of Social Media Week, take a look at these three small businesses that exemplify successful use of social media in a variety of industries:

10 Social Media Articles Every Small Business Owner Should Read

February 25, 2015 by @guidant

Based on our last blog post, it’s obvious that social media boasts a bevy of benefits for small businesses. But getting to the point where your efforts are making a difference can seem overwhelming. Social media takes time and effort, and to help you make the most of it, we’ve compiled a list of 10 articles every small business owner should read.

3 Reasons Your Small Business Should Use Social Media

February 23, 2015 by @guidant

Every year, social media experts from around the world gather for Social Media Week, a conference held on several continents simultaneously that shares insight into how social media and technology are changing business, society and culture around the world. It just so happens that Social Media Week kicks off today in seven cities, and we’re celebrating at Guidant by making social media the theme of our blog for the next few days.

New Business Spotlight: Tutor Doctor

February 20, 2015 by @guidant

This week, a Dallas businessman and his wife decided to take the leap into franchise ownership. Here’s their story:

IRS Relaxes Small-Business Repair Rules for Tax Write-offs

February 18, 2015 by @guidant

Tax write-offs for repairs made to small businesses just got a little easier, thanks to an announcement from the Internal Revenue Service last week. After many complaints from tax preparers and small business owners, the IRS said it would simplify the process for small businesses to comply with regulations covering write-off of repairs.