Seth Godin – Think Like a Small Business

In the Industrial Age, the 1950, 1960s, the peak of it, the goal was to be a big business. An industrialist, someone who did a reliable thing for average people, again and again; a Canadian Tire, a Stelco, or even a Tim Horton’s. And every small business was told to act like a big business.

Insurance 101 – Cyber Security and Your Small Business

Insurance 101 – Cyber Security and Your Small Business

Today’s businesses rely on technology to not only perform daily functions, but to stay connected, informed, and involved. Unfortunately, with these increased conveniences comes increased risk. Credit card fraud, identity theft, embezzlement – all can and are being committed online. No business is immune to cyber attacks, but small businesses are especially vulnerable. In fact,

Welcome to the Small Business Hub

Welcome to the Small Business Hub

I’m Kate Carnell, the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman. Today I’d like to welcome you to our latest initiative, the Small Business Hub. There it is right behind me. Now what the Small Business Hub can do for you is give you a home when you’re in Canberra. That is, a desk, somewhere

Avoiding the small business mistake
Cisco FindIT Network Management | Small Business Network Monitoring

Cisco FindIT Network Management | Small Business Network Monitoring

As small businesses become more reliant on digital technology to run their business, the network is becoming an extremely critical part of their operations. Of course all of this “digitalization” puts more demand on the IT admins and integrators who manage these systems. Life for them can seem like one big fire drill. This is

Heads Up small business case studies: David’s story

Heads Up small business case studies: David’s story

Urban Man is my business, which are barbershops in Melbourne. This is one of four scattered through Hawthorn, Malvern, Brunswick and here in Richmond. We’ve been established for about six years in the barber industry. I started off, I was heading more into aircraft engineering to begin with. Just sitting in a cousin’s salon, liked

Manage employees and locations with Square

 Square helps businesses everywhere grow and succeed.Square helps businesses everywhere grow and succeed. But we also know success can bring its own set of challenges too.But we also know success can bring its own set of challenges too. Imagine you started selling doughnuts on the sidewalk.Imagine you started selling doughnuts on the sidewalk. The doughnuts were a hit,

How to start a flower shop business

we’re coming up to Valentines Day so we’ve got the red roses but we love to persuade our customers to buy anything but red roses so a lot of them go for the beautiful vintage roses – quicksand, really beautiful a lovely faded parchment colour one of our best sellers memory lane. a really beautiful

‘Harry’s Old Kettle Pub & Grill’ Turns Restaurant | Small Business Revolution – Main Street: S1E2

Herjavec) Amanda we’re here in Wabash. Trying to help the town by helping small businesses. There’s lots of small business here, including some bars and restaurants, why Harry’s Old Kettle Saloon? (Brinkman) Well, Harry’s is a staple. It’s been around for decades. And I think that’s so important in today’s day and age. We’re really