Accounting software helps small businesses keep track of their income and expenses so they can stay on top of their operations and file accurate tax returns. We looked at a range of options and found the top five best small business accounting software products. Read this guide to see what’s best for you. Read more […]
Being a small business owner can be tough. You have a lot on your plate to handle, and sometimes it can seem downright overwhelming. From keeping up with the competition to making sure your employees are satisfied, being a small business owner always keeps you busy. In the midst of all this, it’s important to […]
The journey of a small business towards fame and success is painful due to the various challenges that are encountered on a daily basis. Social media marketing has emerged as an ultimate weapon making things easier and accessible for small business owners. Is your business struggling to have a good online reputation? Are you aware of […]
Social media is one of the most powerful tools that all of us have access to in today’s world. These platforms enable us stay connected to friends, family, people outside of those two categories, brands, organizations and so much more. Each one of us checks social media accounts at least once a day, whether it’s […]
How do you know when it’s the right time to expand? That’s the question on the minds of thousands of small business owners just like yourself that have put in the blood, sweat, and tears to watch their hopes and dreams become a reality. From the small, one-person operation your business started as, to the […]
Your business market, like everything else, will change with time. As your business matures and your market share steadily increases, you will probably begin to encounter the growth limits of your original target market. Planning and implementing a growth strategy to develop new markets and expand your business before your current market flattens will not […]
A business plan is a written document that describes in detail how a business, usually a new one, is going to achieve its goals. A business plan lays out a written plan from a marketing, financial and operational viewpoint. Sometimes, a business plan is prepared for an established business that is moving in a new […]
It’s easy to think because you have a small to medium-size business, cybercriminals will pass over attacking your company. The “not much to steal” mindset is common with small business owners in regards to cyber security, but it is also completely incorrect. In reality, the U.S. Congressional Small Business Committee found that 71 percent of […]
Broadband and information technology are powerful tools for small businesses to reach new markets and increase sales and productivity. However, cybersecurity threats are real and businesses must implement the best tools and tactics to protect themselves, their customers, and their data. Visit www.fcc.gov/cyberplanner to create a free customized Cyber Security Planning guide for your small […]
Robin Olin, CEO of Estuary Oysters, discusses their innovative approach to an old profession. The Florida SBDC at Florida A&M University provided a comprehensive business plan to fill in the gaps to help their business succeed.
Very good! I would recommend this process to anyone who is considering starting a new business.
The SBDC Business Analyst listened to me and was able to access a sales approach. He also helped me strategize my sale approach!
I feel this service has tremendous value!
This gave me a clear vision of what I need to do! There will be a lot of leg work, but I have a lot of confidence in the success of my idea. Thank you!
Everyone has been helpful and great to work with.
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I'm really excited about starting my business and look forward to learning more from the SBDC as I grow!
I appreciate having a workshop like this in the community to help Tallahassee citizens succeed in their endeavors. The SBDC at Florida A&M University is an invaluable resource!