Posts Tagged ‘financial advice’

3 Ways to Manage Irregular Income

3 Ways to Manage Irregular Income
Derrick Bailey As a small business owner, you know that keeping your finances in check is critical to your continued success. But when your income is inconsistent, be it from late-paying customers or a lack of business during down time, it makes planning and budgeting a nightmare. Not to mention the...
September 3rd, 2015 | $traight Talk | Read More

Tackle Your Finances this Fall

Tackle Your Finances this Fall
As a small business owner, keeping your finances organized may just be another item on your already-packed to-do list. But by taking a few extra steps this fall, you can stay on top of your financial tasks without all the stress. Take a cue from the game this football season to have your finances organized...
August 6th, 2015 | $traight Talk | Read More

Can Your Business Weather the Storm?

Can Your Business Weather the Storm?
Derrick Bailey The dog days of summer are upon us, and it’s no secret that the weather in Central Ohio has been less than ideal. Rain and severe storms have wreaked havoc throughout Ohio, causing damage to small businesses across the state. However, there are ways your business can be ready for these...
July 2nd, 2015 | $traight Talk | Read More

Business Communication for Summer Vacation

Business Communication for Summer Vacation
Derrick Bailey Summer has arrived. As customers and clients begin to detach from consumer interests and concentrate on vacations, pool parties and backyard BBQs, it’s important to keep your company name alive in their minds. While your business won’t benefit from pestering potential audiences, there...
June 4th, 2015 | $traight Talk | Read More

4 Things to Look for in a Relationship with Your Financial Institution

4 Things to Look for in a Relationship with Your Financial Institution
Of the many perks that come with choosing a credit union over a more traditional banking institution, the opportunity to develop a personal relationship with your banker is at the top of the list. Creating a relationship with your financial institution is critical to your success, as your bank plays...
April 2nd, 2015 | $traight Talk | Read More

3 Ways to Spring Clean Your Business

3 Ways to Spring Clean Your Business
Despite the snow on the ground, spring is just around the corner. While you take steps to clean out your homes, now is also the perfect opportunity to evaluate your small business and prep it for a new season. Below are three ways you can spring clean your office that will have you feeling refreshed...
March 5th, 2015 | $traight Talk | Read More

3 Steps Your Small Business Can Take to Spread the Love

3 Steps Your Small Business Can Take to Spread the Love
Derrick Bailey Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching and there are many ways you can incorporate this holiday into your sales and marketing efforts, such as offering special discounts or decorating your storefront. But you may also want to consider finding a way to spread the love back to the community...
February 5th, 2015 | $traight Talk | Read More

6 Ways to Make Tax Season Easier

6 Ways to Make Tax Season Easier
Derrick Bailey As tax season quickly approaches, you may be dreading the time and effort it takes to file for your small business. But by taking the time to prepare, you can tackle your taxes painlessly this season and next! Below are three ways to get ready for the upcoming tax season, and three things...
January 2nd, 2015 | $traight Talk | Read More