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6 Ways to Attract Applicants to a Small Business

Read this article to learn the most important aspects of attracting new qualified new employees to your company. Read more

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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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Madison and Dane County Resources

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Links for Madison and Dane County business resources. 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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State of Wisconsin Resources

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Links for business start-up resources in the State of Wisconsin. Read more

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Mission Statements - Who Needs Them? by Kenneth Wundrow

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April 14, 2021

Businesses need mission statements to tell the public and especially their customers what it is the business does.

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Lean Manufacturing Tools by Nick Cray

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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

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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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Small Business Basics

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This invaluable guide on business planning basics will help get you on your way to making your entrepreneurial dreams come true. Read more

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