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Resources for Your Nonprofit

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Links to resources and information for nonprofits. Read more

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Small Business Administration Resources

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Links to Small Business Administration (SBA) resources and information. Read more

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Lean Manufacturing Tools by Nick Cray

Article Language: English
December 16, 2020

One of the early-developed lean tools, developed in the 1930’s, is The 5 Whys. It is a problem-solving technique developed by the founder of Toyota Industries Corporation, Sakichi Toyoda. It's also useful for solving your business problems, regardless of your industry.

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Budgeting for Next Year by Bill Ferguson

Article Language: English
October 26, 2020

Companies using a calendar year to do their financial statements need to take this time of the year to do budgeting for next year. Budgeting? Why would a company need that? Just do their thing – sell and hope for the best? That’s NOT a good way to run a company. Not good at all. All the big corporations budget everything – sales, expenses by category, cash flow, etc, etc. And, they do it on a quarterly basis. Why? One, they want a target that they believe they need to hit and so they then plan what they must do to hit that target. And, secondly, they use it for accountability – to measure the performance of each subsidiary or department that fed their budgets into the overall budget. Planning and accountability.

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Is a Recession Coming? How to Prepare…Just in Case

Article Language: English
June 28, 2022,

Some people predict a recession is coming, while others dismiss the notion since the nation is essentially at full employment. But many small business owners are worried a recession is looming.

Recorded Webinar

Small Business Budgeting Made Easy

Event Language: English
June 21, 2022, 1:00pm EDT

In this webinar you will learn why an annual budget is necessary for running and maintaining a small business. Read more

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How to Find Grant Opportunities for Your Small Business

Event Language: English
May 31, 2022, 1:00pm EDT

In this webinar you will learn about the small business grant landscape, the different types of grants, what you should consider and how to apply for funding. Read more

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Your Next Level Business - How to Build a Foundation that Lasts

Event Language: English
May 3, 2022, 2:30pm EDT

The entrepreneurial journey is a difficult one. In this presentation you will learn how to sustain business growth and find new opportunities. Read more

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