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business loan for a seasonal business

It’s autumn and that means warm-weather seasonal businesses are winding down and many will close or slow down operations for the winter. If your business is among these, do you know how to ensure your business financials are well-managed during the off-season and how to make a strong start next year? These five tips from the Excelsior Growth Fund (EGF) Business Advisory Services team can help you make the most of year-end down time, manage seasonal cash flow with ease and be better [...]

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How to Build a Low Budget Public Relations Campaign for small business

In today’s “on demand” media culture, traditional media continues to be a critical component of any business’s marketing strategy. Television, radio, newspapers and various print publications hold the power to reach mass markets and can drastically increase your business’s visibility. These outlets also rank as the most-trusted formats for advertising, with 80% of media users trusting print ads above all else. However, that trust comes with a hefty price tag, and [...]

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The Importance of Protecting Your Brand, Advice for Business Owners

The Importance of Brand Protection for Small Businesses This article was written by Nupur Shah of Nupur Shah Law, P.C. Business owners are constantly faced with challenges. One of the first challenges is to find a name for a business or brand –one that is not already in use by another business owner. Now, you may argue that this is the easiest part of a business. But more often than not, business owners run into legal trouble because they were not diligent enough in their search or [...]

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