All posts by: Shane Bender

Recently on an episode of Shark Tank, four different start-ups were looking for investors and cash. One business made socks that do not easily fall off children, and another company...
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I read an article recently where Marc Benioff, founder, chairman, and co-CEO of Salesforce, received the following advice from Steve Jobs that was essential to his success. Steve Jobs said,...
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It never hurts to be prepared for a potential downturn in the economy. Based on our History of U.S. Recessions, there have been three downturns in the last 30 years, and...
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The Last Decade Before discussing predictions for the next ten years, think back over the last ten years. What has changed in business? How has it affected how you work...
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If I could boil down into one word what best helps us meet our goals, it would be FOCUS. The problem is that it is so hard to focus because...
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We are going through the top 10 things that any small business should do at year-end so you can end this year well and launch into the next year with...
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As we near the end of another year, I thought it would be good to give out a list of the top 10 financially-related things to do at year-end for...
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Recently my family went to see Frozen 2. There was a part in the movie where Anna and Olaf were stuck in a cave with no way out.  Of course,...
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The holidays are here. We are spending time with family, eating turkey, buying presents, and just enjoying the holiday season. As the year comes to an end, there may be...
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I recently had a client ask me how to best to decrease billing errors. We know that financial errors on billing, reports, payables, or any other financial transaction can cause...
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