Business Strategies

Learn how to incorporate your Delaware business as well as tips, suggestions and smart business ideas for you to utlize before and after incorporating a company in Delaware.

Why Convert Your Tax Status from S-Corp to C-Corp By Jeremy Reed Monday, May 16, 2016 why convert your status from s corp to c corpThe most common change in taxation status is from a C corporation (usually a General Corporation) to an S corporation in order to allow for pass-through taxation of income or loss. This is typically done to avoid double taxation of corporate income... Read More
Business Start-Up Guide: Merchant Services By Jeremy Reed Tuesday, March 22, 2016 business start-up guideMerchant services have become increasingly important for start-ups in the information age. In the past, start-ups would market their product or services in their local area and many accepted only cash or checks for payment... Read More
How to Obtain a U.S. Visa for Business Travel By Meri Weiss Tuesday, March 8, 2016 how to obtain a u.s. visa for business travelIf you are planning to visit to the United States in order to conduct any type of temporary, international business—including to attend conferences, consultations or conventions—you will need a non-immigrant Business Visitor Visa, known as a B-1... Read More
What Is An Executive Coach? By Meri Weiss Monday, February 22, 2016 what is an executive coach?An executive coach teaches you not only the necessity of strategic thinking but also the tools you will need to utilize in order to think strategically throughout your career and life. In addition, by helping you eliminate your own self-limiting beliefs, an executive coach teaches you how to define your vision, confront obstacles, develop a work-life balance and sustain motivation, accountability and responsibility... Read More
Federal Tax ID Numbers for Non-U.S. Citizens By Devin Scott Tuesday, February 9, 2016 federal tax id numbers for non-us citizensSome people think that because they do not have a Social Security Number, a U.S. address or an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) that they cannot obtain an EIN. This is not true. If you do not have a Social Security number, you are not disqualified from obtaining a Federal Tax ID Number... Read More
Customer Service Skills Matter By Devin Scott Monday, February 1, 2016 do customer service skills matterGreat customer service can be the difference between a business that succeeds and a business that fails, regardless of the product or service being offered... Read More
The Fastest Way to Get a Tax ID Number Online By Brett Melson Monday, January 11, 2016 fastest way to get an ein number onlineThe IRS website is not the only way to get your EIN online. It's certainly not the fastest... Read More
Lewes Unleashed Dog Park By Michael Bell Monday, January 4, 2016 dog parkHarvard Business Services, Inc. donates money to our new local dog park, Lewes Unleashed, in Lewes, Delaware. | Form an LLC today... Read More
Customer Service Can Make or Break Your Company By Andrew Millman Tuesday, December 29, 2015 good customer serviceWhat is the most important aspect of any business? What can make or break a business unlike anything else? The answer is one of the most common traits among failing businesses today: the dedication (or lack thereof) to provide a friendly and helpful customer service experience to every customer. Every customer, every day... Read More
Every Buddy Needs a Buy-Sell Agreement By Jay Ives Tuesday, December 1, 2015 what is a buy-sell agreementEvery spouse, and every business partner, begins the relationship with the expectation of a long and fruitful relationship, yet this can be a somewhat naïve assumption... Read More