Business ownership is a dream for many people, and an alternative to starting from scratch is to buy an existing business. But where to begin? First, with loads of due diligence. The more preparation, the better.Your prep work starts with an honest look at your own experience, lifestyle and desires to figure out what type of business you want to buy. It's helpful to search … [Read more...] about How to buy a small business
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The work-from-home trend that accelerated during the COVID-19 pandemic may have opened some doors for seniors and for those with mobility issues who want or need to work. One key to any remote work is making sure you have adequate computer skills. If you want a job at home, take a class or brush up! These skills are essential today, according to FlexJobs.Among the jobs … [Read more...] about Work at home opportunities on the rise
Everyone longs for the day when the boss comes by to say they've got a promotion, a transfer with a bigger paycheck or a very interesting new job.Don't wait for it to happen. You can do a lot toward moving yourself into position for a job you want. Consider these steps.* First, do your job well. Know what is expected of you and realize that your bosses want you to grow in your … [Read more...] about Excellence drives success, experts say
It's one of the most visible commodities and its price affects us every day: Gasoline.And experts predict that small businesses will be hit this summer by a gas price spike that will be high enough to raise the everyday costs of doing business.Already, gasoline prices are surging -- according to Gas Buddy at the end of March, prices were up nearly 80 cents compared to the same … [Read more...] about Business braces for rising gas prices