March 21, 2018


Lisa Marton

What she's selling: Emergency File USB Flash Key, a password-protected, encrypted software and storage system for personal, medical, insurance, financial, legal and pet information. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2006

Business Continuity Planning 101

Download a seven-page sample emergency plan from this Department of Homeland Security site. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2006

Keeping the Cash Flowing

The concept seems simple enough: Invoices go out, payments come in, and bills - salary, benefits, taxes, expenses, etc. - get paid. Yet poor cash flow management is a frequent problem at small businesses Read more »
Published on 6/1/2006

What They Didn't Tell Me

Amanda Harkins, Will Prather, Amanda Laudadio, Leigh Haller, William Perego, D. Travis Proctor, Nadia Lombardero, Natalie Padveen, Uri Minkoff, Tanya Stewart, DR. Dennis Lichorwic, Bridgette King Read more »
Published on 6/1/2006

How to Make a Quick Recovery

Get organized now. "I don't care how large or small your business is, you have to have a plan," says Mark Thaw. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2006

Travel Aid Websites

Four travel-related websites that can save you money and improve your travel experience. Read more »
Published on 4/1/2006

Fast Facts - Florida Small Business

Florida named the best state for small businesses. IRS ups business mileage deduction. Read more »
Published on 4/1/2006

Travel Smart and Save Money

For executive recruiter Bill Frank, managing partner of Stanton Chase in Boca Raton, cost-effective travel doesn't mean scrimping on quality. Read more »
Published on 4/1/2006

Florida's Money Tree

Fifty-five companies raised $361.1 million in venture capital in 2005. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2006

Two Worthy Websites

Compare rates for home equity loans or find out about Florida's technology commercialization opportunities. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2006

Treasure Hunt

Rising interest rates, bank consolidation and the recent demise of the SBA's popular LowDoc loan program are making it tougher for entrepreneurs to find financing. Here are three tips. Read more »
Published on 3/1/2006

RFID Made Easy

The future of inventory management is likely to revolve around radio frequency identification (RFID) tags. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2006

Keeping Your Inventory Working for You

Managing inventory is critical for retailers, wholesalers and manufacturers, among others. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2006

Brush Up Your Skills -- Online

The U.S. Small Business Administration offers links to more than 50 free online classes on various management and marketing topics. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

City Living

Alfred Karram Jr., designer; Phil McCabe, Mr. Downtown Naples; Max Strang, architect; Larrty Adams & John Cunningham, ACi Architects; Miguel Angel Barbagallo, developer. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

The Personal Touch

"If you look and act like a typical salesperson, people will treat you like a salesperson," says Kim Jones, a sales consultant with ProActive Training and Consulting, a West Palm Beach firm. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Take Charge of Your Health

What are your out-of-pocket costs for annual doctor visits? How much should you budget for new baby expenses? These calculations and others can be done on Read more »
Published on 12/1/2005

Cost Control

Health Savings Accounts are a health insurance option small businesses can consider. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2005

Opening the Books

Rene Fernandez admits he was a bit shocked when the Florida Department of Revenue notified him that his Orlando business would be audited. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2005

Booking a Meeting

"It's a hotel market right now, not a client market," says Patty Magalnick, president of Perfect Meetings and Conventions, an Orlando meeting-planning company. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2005

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