Are you having trouble getting paid? Afraid to push too hard to collect on this debt? It’s a common scenario for small business owners. And as I’ve said in my program, “How to Train Your Clients to Pay You,” the only thing worse than having no clients is working like a dog and not getting paid. […]
Q.: Can a partnership use a partner’s family term life insurance policy as a business expense, with the intention of using the policy as a way to buy out the spouse’s interest in the business? Read on to find out . . . .
Are you at odds with your partner because your partnership agreement can’t help you avoid disputes? Are you gung-ho on sales but your partner takes more of a wait-and-see attitude? Do you feel like you’re talking to your business partners until you’re blue in the face but no one seems to understand your position? Well, […]
Hot off the press — security company and long-time golf supporter ADT announced yesterday that it was forming a strategic alliance with golf legend Greg Norman, a World Golf Hall of Fame member, and winner of 91 international golf titles. Through the alliance, Norman will help with promotions and advertising, as well as give public […]
My Sunday mornings begin . . . at the end. Of the New York Times Magazine, that is. I’ll peruse the Lives column, for stories about, well, people’s lives. Then, I’ll jump to the front of the magazine and indulge in an “educational minute” with William Safire’s column On Language. Before I move on to fun […]
“I only want to focus on 3 things,” says Caryn. “But who will do the rest?” Burned out, tired, and constantly pulled away from her family, Caryn Kopp reached her limit. Her company, Kopp Consulting, helps clients get new clients. Get meetings with high-level corporate decision makers. So successful, she was continually being squeezed. Because […]
Hereâs a terrific resource for you â and not just because Iâm the guest expert for their monthly teleclass next week:Â The Virtual Assistance Chamber of Commerce.Â Â JÂ Itâs not just for virtual assistants; their programs, columns, and forums can benefit all entrepreneurs who are in business by themselves.Â Â Iâve entitled my teleclass âYouâd […]