Small Business Blog
News, tips, and advice for small business owners
‘Thank You’s’ Do Go Out of Style.
In this season 2 episode of Back of the Napkin - Friday Fails , Rachel Doyle, social entrepreneur, CEO and founder of GlamourGals, shares an early failure due to inexperience writing thank you notes.Read More
Ready for Your Close-up? GlamourGals Opens the Door to Seniors in Isolation.
In this season 2 episode of Back of the Napkin, social entrepreneur Rachel Doyle, owner of GlamourGals, merges makeovers and service to bring joy to isolated seniors. Listen to the episode.Read More
Roasting High-Quality Coffee and Serving the Post-Prison Population with Pete Leonard.
In this season 1 episode of Back of the Napkin , Pete Leonard, owner of I Have A Bean Coffee Co in Wheaton, IL, shares how a trip to Brazil and a smoke-filled backyard started an obsession for roasting coffee, and how a personal experience changed his perspective on the post-prison population.Read More
How to Plan a Wedding in 5 Minutes with Pyaari Weddings
Manali Shah and Raj Kamaria are shaking things up in the wedding industry with their business Pyaari Weddings.Read More
Expiration Date …What’s That? A BOTN Friday Fail with Maria Erna.
In this season 1 episode of Back of the Napkin - Friday Fails , Maria Erna, owner of WaG Grooming Salon and Spa, a holistic dog spa in Salem, New Hampshire, shares an early failure due to a missing coupon expiration date, and recalls a fight for M&Ms.Read More
How to Inspire Creativity in Business with Lee Kitchen
Lee Kitchen is an innovation catalyst and consultant who helps small business owners across the country flesh out their creative ideas.Read More
Failure Not An Option? Thankfully It Is Says Creativity Expert Lee Kitchen.
In this season 1 episode 3 of Back of the Napkin - Friday Fails , Lee Kitchen, motivational speaker, facilitator and Magical Innovation and Creativity Dude, talks about the importance of failure, and how it helps us grow. Plus, Kitchen raises the umbrella on how rain made the “Happiest Place on Earth” the stormiest backstage on the globe.Read More
SurePayroll Launches Zoho Books Strategic Partnership
Today, SurePayroll, a Paychex company, a leading provider of small business payroll and HR solutions, announced a partnership with Zoho Books, an online accounting software that helps businesses manage their finances and stay tax compliant.Read More
What Are Bank Holidays and How Do They Affect Payroll?
A bank holiday is “a business day during which financial institutions close their doors to the public, and their employees take a day off.”Read More
Election Analysis – Top Issues that Could Impact Businesses under a Biden Presidency
The outcome of the 2020 elections did not change the challenges facing business and employees in the United States. Stimulus, the economy, taxes, and health care — all pocketbook issues — along with retirement remain top of mind.Read More
Client Corner: Atkinson Graphics
David Tremblay has been the proud owner of Atkinson Graphics for over 25 years.Read More