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Digital B2B Payments Adoption a Pandemic Silver Lining

An upside to the pandemic according to small business owners is the adoption of digital B2B payments. Mastercard found in a recent study that 57% of small businesses increased their use of digital systems for business-to-business payments amid the COVID-19 crisis. A majority of business owners (82%) said they changed the way their business sends and...

Financial Health Trumps Physical Health for Employees Amid COVID-19

Employees of small businesses are more concerned about their financial health than their physical health amid the pandemic. According to a new study by MetLife, 55% of small business employees express concern about their financial health during the COVID-19 crisis. That’s higher than the 41% who worry about their physical health. In fact, concern about financial...

Stitch Fix Success

3 Keys to Stitch Fix’s Success to Do Now

Success. Achievement. Accomplishment. These are all words we want to describe our business endeavors. So what is the formula? Although a single recipe for overflowing revenue does not exist, wisdom still comes from sitting at the table of successful individuals. One such individual, Katrina Lake, took a risk and caused Stitch Fix's success, becoming...

Covid entrepreneurs

New Breed of COVID Entrepreneurs

The coronavirus turned the business world upside down, but surprisingly a power-group of COVID entrepreneurs immerged. Despite the unemployment rate and an ever-growing list of retailers declaring bankruptcy, one B2B company noticed a rise in customers. Azlo, a company for digital business banking, noticed an increase in new account openings in March and they decided to...

pandemic impact on businesses

GoDaddy Study Shows Pandemic Impact on Businesses

It’ll take more than the vast pandemic impact on businesses to bring down most entrepreneurs. Many businesses reopened following safety guidelines and have held on to the hope of bouncing back. A new study released by GoDaddy found that 71% of entrepreneurs around the world expect their business to recover in a year. That’s 45% who...

She Stopped Limiting Herself. Is It Your Turn?

A small business owner accountant shares her personal story of how to get over perceived limitations. My freshman year of college. I needed to prove that I could make it.  I was the first from my small school to go away to college.  I couldn't fail. I needed to prove that I could do this. College was...