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How to Secure Funding for a Small Business

By: Justin Song | July 2, 2019

Nearly every small business requires financial assistance. From purchasing real estate and equipment to hiring employees, very few business owners have the capital to fund their businesses on their own. However, it can be unclear how to go about securing financing. What are your options? What

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How to Buy an Online Business

By: Guidant Financial | June 27, 2019

We spoke with Blake Hutchinson, CEO of Flippa, one of the largest end-to-end business marketplaces in the world. Read on for his insights into buying digital businesses online. Historically, buying a small business has been a very tangible, in-person experience. As an aspiring small business

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How to Start a Painting Business

By: Guidant Financial | June 26, 2019

According to reports from IBIS World industry market research, the home painting industry should see an annualized growth of 7.1 percent in 2019. With healthy household disposable income levels and a competitive house buying and selling market, homeowners are both updating their homes to get top

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Small Business Networking Resource Guide

By: Guidant Financial | June 6, 2019

As a small business owner, networking is an investment of your precious and limited time. But it’s also a key element of being a successful leader. Use this guide to get started making the most of networking events to make meaningful connections and help your business grow. One of the many hats

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