Many small business owners begin tracking customers, inventory, employees, vendors, and more using spreadsheets like Excel and more recently, Google Sheets. The problem with spreadsheets is that the larger you grow as a company the harder it is to track updates and changes in the spreadsheet, and the input and editing processes become more time … Continue reading When Should You Move From Spreadsheet to Software?
We've all done it. We go to a company's website and after browsing for several minutes, we leave the site and venture on to another site. Do we actually know what products and services that the company offers? Do we know how we can benefit from this company? What motivated you to go to their … Continue reading How Foreman & Associates Can Help You
When most people hear the title "Consultant" they either cringe or they have a puzzled look upon their face. Let's discuss the latter... The puzzled look is simply from not knowing what a consultant does and the areas in which the professional consults. No matter what industry that you specialize in or focus on, … Continue reading Why Some People Despise Consultants and Why Others Simply Don’t Understand The Role and Purpose of Consultants
It's the beginning of a new year and oftentimes it also serves as the moment when business ideas take shape and form into business entities. It can seem overwhelming for even the most "business savvy" individuals. There are various local, city, county, state, and federal guidelines that you must comply with before and after launching … Continue reading Are You Considering Starting or Expanding a Business in 2018?
Take a moment to visualize these things: Telephone Television Record player Brick and mortar retailers Hotels Banks Wealth Management Firms Watches Encyclopedia Brittanica Books Public Libraries Computer Now allow your mind to journey through the transformation and evolution of these items and entities. Encyclopedia Brittanica There have been major improvements and for the most part, … Continue reading You May Want to Reconsider Doubting the Disruptive Force Called Technology and the Innovators Behind it
We are thankful for the gift of life, our families, and the opportunities that present themselves when we need them most and expect them least. We are thankful for friends and acquaintances both new and old, and our clients past and present. We are thankful for the relationships that we have yet to form and … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving From Our Family to Yours
Leading small business finance company Reliant Funding surveyed small business owners to gain insight into sentiments on operations, business growth, business health and primary investment plans for 2018. The survey also revealed how they managed debt and savings, as well as their sentiment on alternative finance providers. According to the survey, 41 percent of business owners report they do … Continue reading 41% of Small Businesses Lack an Emergency Backup Plan