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Bar Daily: Patrick Palmer on How to Successfully Start a Business in a Small Town

Bar Daily: Patrick Palmer on How to Successfully Start a Business in a Small Town

Many entrepreneurs dream of reaching millions with their product or service, but what if your customer base is only a few thousand?Patrick Palmer successfully runs his small business, The Computer Guy, in a town with less than 5,000 people.Here he is with Shawn Hessinger, Executive Editor for Small Business Trends, on this latest edition of

Bar Daily: What Are Commercial Real Estate Loans?

Bar Daily: What Are Commercial Real Estate Loans?

Commercial real estate loans (CRE loans) are a popular way for businesses to finance the purchase, renovation, or expansion of a commercial property such as these Top US Real Estate Franchises. We’ll discuss some pros and cons of commercial loans, the best lenders, loan requirements, and more. Let’s get started!What Is a Commercial Real Estate…

Bar Daily: TikTok Says Small Businesses are Flocking to the Site

Bar Daily: TikTok Says Small Businesses are Flocking to the Site

A new study has revealed small businesses are finding their home on TikTok and have quickly become a beloved part of the TikTok experience.TikTok partnered with Hello Alice, a leading organization dedicated to supporting small businesses, to better understand how small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are navigating today’s digital world. Hello Alice invited 750,000 SMBs…

Bar Daily: Consumers Ready to Support Sustainability Efforts, But Many Sense Greenwashing

Bar Daily: Consumers Ready to Support Sustainability Efforts, But Many Sense Greenwashing

The evolving regulatory landscape and consumer sentiment are making genuine sustainability efforts and reporting of those efforts a growing imperative. In March, the Securities and Exchange Commission proposed how public companies would have to report greenhouse gas emissions and the potential effects of climate change on their business. Last month, it followed up with proposed rule changes for…

Bar Daily: Should We Really Be Imitating Superstar CEOs?

Bar Daily: Should We Really Be Imitating Superstar CEOs?

In our business world today, we revere many of our most financially successful business leaders with intense fervor. Think about all the impromptu memorials at Apple stores for Steve Jobs when he passed away. Look at the attention and respect that Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Richard Branson demand. But is this deserved and should…

Bar Daily: How to Get Relief from Small Business Government Regulations

Bar Daily: How to Get Relief from Small Business Government Regulations

It’s hard enough to attract customers and make sales, hire and manage employees, and pay your bills.Small businesses also have to comply with government regulations of which there are thousands and thousands, with more to come. According to last year’s annual report on federal regulations, of the 3,852 federal regulations in the pipeline, 635 would…

Bar Daily: : ‘People are still spending money’: Small-business owners worry about a recession, yet many feel confident they will survive one. Here’s why

Bar Daily: : ‘People are still spending money’: Small-business owners worry about a recession, yet many feel confident they will survive one. Here’s why

Small business owners say they have one more item to add to their list of worries: recession. More than four in five small business leaders say they worry that a recession will hit the economy soon and it will impact their businesses, according to a new survey by online business-banking platform Kabbage, a checking-account service…

Bar Daily: Scaling Up Your Freelancing Career to a Small Business

The gig economy has become a powerhouse of employment for nearly 59 million Americans, according to a 2021 Freelance Forward report published by the work platform Upwork. In the same breath, it’s now become more apparent than ever that working from home and freelancing is more than a side-hustle for some workers as they’re able…

Bar Daily: The Latest Micro Business and Women-Owned Business Grants

Bar Daily: The Latest Micro Business and Women-Owned Business Grants

Most businesses have faced hardships over the past few years. But micro-businesses and those owned by women and minority entrepreneurs have been especially impacted.Small business grants can combat some of those additional challenges. Here are some current opportunities for women, micro-businesses, and others in communities across the U.S.Dulles Minority Small Business Owner Grant ProgramThe Dulles…

Bar Daily: Patrick Palmer on How to Successfully Start a Business in a Small Town

Bar Daily: Patrick Palmer on How to Successfully Start a Business in a Small Town

Many entrepreneurs dream of reaching millions with their product or service, but what if your customer base is only a few thousand?Patrick Palmer successfully runs his small business, The Computer Guy, in a town with less than 5,000 people.Here he is with Shawn Hessinger, Executive Editor for Small Business Trends, on this latest edition of

Bar Daily: What Are Commercial Real Estate Loans?

Bar Daily: What Are Commercial Real Estate Loans?

Commercial real estate loans (CRE loans) are a popular way for businesses to finance the purchase, renovation, or expansion of a commercial property such as these Top US Real Estate Franchises. We’ll discuss some pros and cons of commercial loans, the best lenders, loan requirements, and more. Let’s get started!What Is a Commercial Real Estate…

Bar Daily: TikTok Says Small Businesses are Flocking to the Site

Bar Daily: TikTok Says Small Businesses are Flocking to the Site

A new study has revealed small businesses are finding their home on TikTok and have quickly become a beloved part of the TikTok experience.TikTok partnered with Hello Alice, a leading organization dedicated to supporting small businesses, to better understand how small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are navigating today’s digital world. Hello Alice invited 750,000 SMBs…

Bar Daily: Consumers Ready to Support Sustainability Efforts, But Many Sense Greenwashing

Bar Daily: Consumers Ready to Support Sustainability Efforts, But Many Sense Greenwashing

The evolving regulatory landscape and consumer sentiment are making genuine sustainability efforts and reporting of those efforts a growing imperative. In March, the Securities and Exchange Commission proposed how public companies would have to report greenhouse gas emissions and the potential effects of climate change on their business. Last month, it followed up with proposed rule changes for…

Bar Daily: Should We Really Be Imitating Superstar CEOs?

Bar Daily: Should We Really Be Imitating Superstar CEOs?

In our business world today, we revere many of our most financially successful business leaders with intense fervor. Think about all the impromptu memorials at Apple stores for Steve Jobs when he passed away. Look at the attention and respect that Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Richard Branson demand. But is this deserved and should…

Bar Daily: How to Get Relief from Small Business Government Regulations

Bar Daily: How to Get Relief from Small Business Government Regulations

It’s hard enough to attract customers and make sales, hire and manage employees, and pay your bills.Small businesses also have to comply with government regulations of which there are thousands and thousands, with more to come. According to last year’s annual report on federal regulations, of the 3,852 federal regulations in the pipeline, 635 would…

Bar Daily: : ‘People are still spending money’: Small-business owners worry about a recession, yet many feel confident they will survive one. Here’s why

Bar Daily: : ‘People are still spending money’: Small-business owners worry about a recession, yet many feel confident they will survive one. Here’s why

Small business owners say they have one more item to add to their list of worries: recession. More than four in five small business leaders say they worry that a recession will hit the economy soon and it will impact their businesses, according to a new survey by online business-banking platform Kabbage, a checking-account service…

Bar Daily: Scaling Up Your Freelancing Career to a Small Business

The gig economy has become a powerhouse of employment for nearly 59 million Americans, according to a 2021 Freelance Forward report published by the work platform Upwork. In the same breath, it’s now become more apparent than ever that working from home and freelancing is more than a side-hustle for some workers as they’re able…

Bar Daily: The Latest Micro Business and Women-Owned Business Grants

Bar Daily: The Latest Micro Business and Women-Owned Business Grants

Most businesses have faced hardships over the past few years. But micro-businesses and those owned by women and minority entrepreneurs have been especially impacted.Small business grants can combat some of those additional challenges. Here are some current opportunities for women, micro-businesses, and others in communities across the U.S.Dulles Minority Small Business Owner Grant ProgramThe Dulles…

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