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Breaking Down The Process of Selling a Business

Selling a business is very unlike selling something such as a product or real estate, it is a lengthy, at times stressful, and confidential process which can take up a great amount of time and energy. On average it takes 6 to 12 months to sell a business, during which time there are many different steps to the process which a business owner must undertake. It is because of this lengthy process that many business owners are using companies such as bcms.com, who are specialists in helping owners sell their business in the easiest way possible.  To better understand how…

How to Form a Marketing Campaign for a New Business

There’s nothing more American than going into business for yourself. Indeed, starting a company from scratch is one of the most exhilarating –– and challenging –– endeavors anyone could hope to undertake. The truth is though, plenty of inexperienced entrepreneurs underestimate just how difficult the process of starting a business can be. There are so many different aspects to manage –– from logistics, to web development, to recruitment, to budgeting –– it’s a wonder anyone can keep it all together. With that in mind, today we’re here to lend a helping hand to new business owners. Here’s a quick-and-easy guide…

Important Elements Needed to Successfully Start Your New Business

The idea of starting up a new business usually comes from both a frustration for working for someone else and a desire to follow your dreams and build something you cannot get off your mind. But transitioning from worker to employer is quite a leap. You have to remake yourself from someone who has typical job responsibilities that start and end when you get to the job, to someone who is always working whether it is during office hours or late and on weekends and holidays.  You also have to constantly be concerned with bills and salaries getting paid, taxes…

4 Things to Consider When Deciding on a Legal Business Structure

When you are looking to start a new business there are many important things to consider but none more important than deciding on the type of legal business structure to utilize for your company. Each business structure creates a legal entity around the type of business you would like to conduct. They vary from the very simple sole proprietorship to the more complicated S Corporation and in between there are options created more recently like an LLC that gives great flexibility and protection for small businesses. The key is to find the one that perfectly accommodates what your business needs.…

Hiring Tips for SMBs

If you own a small business, you know how important it is to hire the right employees. You want to build the best team for your company to ensure its future success. You might be wondering: How do I hire the right people? You may even be wondering how to find them. With the right information, you’ll be able to build a great team for your business. Here are some hiring tips for small to medium sized businesses. Measure Passion We all know that drive gets you far. Consider yourself for starters. If you weren’t the passionate entrepreneur that you…

How to advance your career as a mortgage adviser

As a mortgage adviser, you may be wondering how you can take your role to the next level. The good news is, there are a number of steps you can take to advance your career. Keep reading for tips on how you can progress further in this field of work. Consider undergoing additional training In order to practice as a mortgage adviser in the first place, you’ll need to acquire a qualification that is acknowledged by the Financial Conduct Authority. The Certificate in Mortgage Advice and Practice (CeMAP) is a popular option. In fact, more than eight in 10 mortgage…