Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Information and commentary for the small business banking industry

Category Archives: Management

23 Mar

The importance of proofreading

There are many reasons people don’t take the time or trouble to thoroughly proofread their content – they’re too busy, they think they’ve picked up all the errors during the writing phase, they see it as a waste of time – but the most common reason is they figure that what they’ve got is good enough.

17 Mar

It’s still possible to have a bricks-and-mortar store in New York

Something that banks around NYC must hear often from their small business customers is how expensive commercial rents are.






10 Mar

The rise of Twitter for small business owners

Social media is a more potent force than ever before and one of the sites at the forefront of the social media revolution is Twitter.






08 Mar

How you can help your small business customers improve workplace productivity

Every business owner wants their staff to go the ‘extra mile’ and produce their best work. But it’s important to remember that people don’t become more productive overnight.






08 Mar

Helping small business customers to increase sales

As a small business banking partner, it’s likely that your small business customers are going to turn to you for advice, particularly if they’re experiencing financial difficulties.






07 Mar

Helping your customers overcome small business challenges

Small business owners face a number of challenges and hurdles, and, especially when they’re new to business, they’ll be looking for advice on how to deal with them.






06 Mar

Helping your small business customers manage their cash flow

Small businesses exist to make money. But they won’t be as profitable as they can be if the business owners aren’t managing their cash flow effectively.






01 Mar

Why your small business customers need succession planning

It may surprise your small business customers to learn that having a proper exit strategy in place is important even from the earliest days of being in business.






01 Mar

Insurance needs for your small business customers

It may sound odd, but insurance is something that often slips to the back of the minds of small business owners, especially when they’re just starting out.






27 Feb

Avoid getting bogged down in social media

Social media’s a useful, effective and (mostly) free marketing tool that all businesses and banks should be making the most of. It’s a great way to connect with customers and engage with them on a personal level.