7 12, 2014

Being an Entrepreneur in Today’s Sophisticated Environment

December 7th, 2014|

Many small and medium-sized business owners are entrepreneurial in spirit, but may lack the organizational and managerial abilities necessary to garner great success as an entrepreneur. They know how to make their products or how to provide services, but they always do not have the necessary skills to know when to take risks and […]

7 12, 2014

Providing Your Lender with the Right Kind of Information

December 7th, 2014|

ACCESS TO FINANCING is crucial in today’s economic climate. It is not easy to get a successful loan application, however, even when the need is great and the purpose seems worthwhile. Many times the problem lies not with the financial system, but with the business owner. To make the most of the financing search, an […]

7 12, 2014

“Angels” from Above or Below?

December 7th, 2014|

Are you an entrepreneur looking for seed or expansion money? By now you probably have found that it is no easy task to obtain funding from the traditional financial markets. Financial institutions, government agencies, institutional venture capital funds, etc. are all becoming ultra-conservative in investing their money. And rightly so. They have fiduciary responsibilities […]

19 11, 2014

An Entrepeneur’s Most Important Asset

November 19th, 2014|

So, now you are in business putting your ideas and services in play for customers to purchase.  You have your supply chain in place and many other systems and procedures as well.
Have you thought about your most important asset—YOUR PEOPLE
Many businesses think they are good to their people or their people can be replaced very […]

14 11, 2014

Ebola Striking Fear into the Shipping Industry

November 14th, 2014|

Ebola has struck fear into the shipping industry reports suggest, and as a result of numerous incidents at ports, the UK government has issued general guidance on how to minimize risk of an outbreak.
Ships entering UK waters that have visited ports in west Africa affected by the Ebola virus are being monitored by the […]