Tag - small business

How to Maintain a Strong Business Credit Score

How To Maintain a Strong Business Credit Score When you’re hustling to build your business, you know it’s crucial to have a good personal credit score. But did you know that your business also has a credit score, and that its strength or weakness can affect your ability to get financing, get credit from suppliers...

How to Choose the Right Business Credit Card

Business credit cards can be a great way to manage your business’s cash flow, access needed capital for growth and provide an emergency backup plan for when money is tight. But what does a Smart Hustler need to know to choose the right business credit card?

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Books, Websites, and Social Media:Smart Trends You Need to Know

Books, Websites, and Social Media:Smart Trends You Need to Know This Weeks Smart Trends: Book The Jetstream of Success: Legends Create History Everyday By Julian Pencilliah Julian Pencilliah, a serial entrepreneur and venture capitalist (among other endeavors as well) believes everyone is endowed with star quality—but we’re not all awake enough to let “this radiance become our natural state.”...

Money Hunt: How 4 Smart Hustlers Found Money for Their Startups

Getting funding to start your business doesn't mean gearing up to visit your local bank. In fact, a trip to the bank will likely get you nowhere—banks are notoriously tight-fisted when it comes to lending money to startups. Smart entrepreneurs know finding funding is all about the hustle. You have to be flexible, determined,...

How Do Smart Entrepreneurs Get Out of the Weeds?

How Do Smart Entrepreneurs Get Out of the Weeds This issue our expert mentor is Brian Moran, the founder and CEO of Brian Moran & Associates. Moran’s been involved in some capacity in the small business universe for about 25 years. Community Q: I’ve been in business for several years now, and I’m so busy running...