41% of Small Businesses Lack an Emergency Backup Plan

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

Has a Company Emailed You Personal Information That Does Not Belong to You?

Imagine receiving numerous emails from a company but the content of these emails clearly show that you are not the intended recipient. As you look closer you realize that the content is personal information belonging to the company's customers. Somehow the company inadvertently sent the emails to you because your email address contains all or … Continue reading Has a Company Emailed You Personal Information That Does Not Belong to You?

Apple VP of Diversity and Inclusion Denise Young Smith is Leaving End-of-Year

Apple’s first-ever Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion, Denise Young Smith, is leaving Apple at the end of this year. After more than 20 years with the company, but only six months in her current position, Ms. Young Smith will be transitioning out of her role at the tech giant and transitioning over to Cornell Tech, … Continue reading Apple VP of Diversity and Inclusion Denise Young Smith is Leaving End-of-Year

Hard Lessons Learned Fast: When Growing Your Business Too Fast Takes a Wrong Turn

Business owners are oftentimes also big dreamers and with those big dreams comes visions of growth--more and more products and services offered to more people, and more team members to serve those customers. New business owners seek fast growth to penetrate markets that they know their competition will try aggressively to create barriers. If they … Continue reading Hard Lessons Learned Fast: When Growing Your Business Too Fast Takes a Wrong Turn