Only 49% of Small Businesses Have a Growth Plan

Only 49% of Small Businesses Have a Growth Plan

The small business community feels their local and U.S. economy are strong. This according to the annual Small Business Pulse Survey from SunTrust. But only 49% of the respondents in the survey said they have a clearly stated plan for business...
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Maturepreneur Event Focuses on Those Starting a Business in the Next Stage of Life

Maturepreneur Event Focuses on Those Starting a Business in the Next Stage of Life

Life expectancy has skyrocketed. So, it shouldn’t come as a surprise when mature individuals stay in business longer. Or when they start a new venture later in life. The Maturepreneur Today Virtual Summit aims to provide resources on how to start and...
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Looking for investment? Sector funds not always a safe bet

Looking for investment? Sector funds not always a safe bet

Mumbai: While looking at mutual fund investment options, you might think that it is an easier bet to just pick a well performing sector that has delivered double-digit returns. According to data by Value Research, the technology sector delivered an average ...
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Meredith Schmidt of Salesforce: Small Business Is a Real Business Unit For Us, Not Just a Product

Meredith Schmidt of Salesforce: Small Business Is a Real Business Unit For Us, Not Just a Product

A few months ago during Salesforce’s annual analyst summit, I got the opportunity to spend a few minutes with Meredith Schmidt. Meredith serves as Executive Vice President & GM of Salesforce Essentials & SMB.  Salesforce Essentials consist of the ...
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You can make your investment journey as smooth as a road journey

You can make your investment journey as smooth as a road journey

Summer is upon us and most of us would have already started packing our bags to hit the road. But would it surprise you if I were to tell you that your investment journey is quite similar to your road...
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Seven Deadly Sins: The Unknown Laws That Cost Your Small Business A Fortune

Seven Deadly Sins: The Unknown Laws That Cost Your Small Business A Fortune

A bookshop owner in the Wirral was shocked to be handed a £300 fine last month by a local authority enforcement officer who accused her of flouting strict laws on waste after she threw sweet wrappers in the bin. The...
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