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Using Cost Structure Analysis to Maximize Profit Tuesday, September 15, 2020

This cost structure analysis example can help you calculate the best way to increase profit for your startup or existing business.... Continue Reading

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Is Venture Capital Right for Your Business? Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Venture capitalists invest money into young businesses in exchange for an ownership stake and usually invest on behalf of a pool of investors.... Continue Reading

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How Exchange Rates Affect Your Business Tuesday, April 28, 2020

How do foreign exchange markets work? What are their effects on business owners? Here's how fluctuations in the exchange rates affect your business.... Continue Reading

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Cash Reserves: How Much Does Your Business Need? Tuesday, March 17, 2020

How much money in cash reserves should your company have? There is no one-size-fits-all answer to this question.... Continue Reading

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When to Use Independent Contractors Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Contract workers often provide cost savings and flexibility for your business, but employees come with their own advantages. Here are some factors to consider.... Continue Reading

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How to Survive a Recession Tuesday, November 19, 2019

You may have noticed a good deal of chatter about whether or not we are headed for a double-dip recession.... Continue Reading

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What Is Peer-To-Peer Business Funding? Monday, October 28, 2019

The premise and business model of P2P is fairly simple: People lend money to one another and to small businesses via the Internet.... Continue Reading

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How to Write an Operations Manual (And Stay Sane) Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Want to know how to write an operations manual for your business without losing your mind? Here's the easiest way to go about it.... Continue Reading

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How Financial Leverage Works Monday, March 25, 2013

Learn more about financial leverage in this great article.... Continue Reading

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What Is Operating Leverage Monday, March 18, 2013

Fixed costs (as opposed to variable) increase operating leverage, but business owners have to determine whether the fixed cost investment is the right move.... Continue Reading

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Capital Structuring: an Introduction Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Too much debt increases the likelihood that a company won’t be able to repay that debt, and it becomes a riskier investment for both debt and equity investors.... Continue Reading

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Break-Even Analysis Monday, February 11, 2013

The premise of the break-even analysis is quite simple; it tells us what level of sales we need to reach in order to avoid losses, and thus helps stop us from entering markets where we have no chance of making a profit.... Continue Reading

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Capital Budgeting Monday, February 4, 2013

Learn more about Capital budgeting, the preferred means of making long-term investment decisions.... Continue Reading

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"Percent of Sales" Business Forecasting Monday, January 28, 2013

Percent of sales forecasting can predict and plan for financing requirements that may accompany increased sales.... Continue Reading

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Creating a Budget Monday, January 7, 2013

Steps to help guide you in setting up a budget for your business.... Continue Reading

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