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Five tips on hiring your first employee

Saturday, August 1st, 2020

Whether hiring employees took you by surprise or was part of your business plan all along, it’s not a task to take lightly. Your very first employee must fill a position that is necessary, well-planned and even fulfilling. Here are five quick tips to keep in mind when hiring the first employee in your small […]

Small business blog posts we liked this week

Saturday, July 25th, 2020

Here are some recent interesting blog posts and articles from the world of entrepreneurship and small business. Have you read anything you’d like to share lately? How this travel startup became profitable during the pandemic at Fast Company 3 Reasons Why Purpose-Driven Businesses Can Help You Find Better Hires, Mentors and Investors at Entrepreneur Knockri […]

5 sources of small business ideas

Saturday, July 18th, 2020

Sometimes it can seem like the next great small business idea can come out of nowhere. But in reality, there are five common sources of small business ideas. If you’re considering entrepreneurship, look to these five places for some potential business ideas. Business idea source #1: You! About 60% of new business ideas come from […]

Lessons from growing a small business during the pandemic

Saturday, July 11th, 2020

Trying to grow a small business during a pandemic might not seem like the most auspicious thing ever, but there are examples of businesses like this finding a way to adapt and succeed. Inc recently featured an interview with the owner of one such business: Nathan George, owner of Kube, which was trying to develop […]

Expert answers to home-based business questions

Saturday, July 4th, 2020

With so many of us working from home these days, the small business landscape has changed. Maybe your team is slowly starting to return to the office, or maybe you’re exploring the idea of remote working in the future. Maybe you’ve become inspired to start a home-based business of your own. Our GoForth Experts have […]

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