Tax Tips for the Rookie Entrepreneur

Posted by Maya Pillai

Tax time is around the corner and you can hear the collective groan of small business owners, start-ups and established firms who have to sort out their financial records for the previous financial year. It’s a hassle finding out how much they may have to pay the government at the end of the financial year. If you are a new … Continue reading

How Important is Goodwill in a Business?

Posted by Maya Pillai

“Goodwill is the one and only asset that competition cannot undersell or destroy.” – Marshall Field (American Businessman, 1834- 1906) The economy is slowly coming out of the slump and every business, irrespective of its size, experienced a downturn. One of the reasons many businesses survived the economic uncertainty is because of their longstanding goodwill. So what is “Goodwill” all … Continue reading

Grant Funding for Women Entrepreneurs

Posted by Maya Pillai

The recent research by the Center for Women’s Business Research and Entrepreneur Magazine discloses that these days, more women are attending college to earn a degree to launch a non-profit organization or start a small business. This report also says that women are capable of running a business while simultaneously running a household and caring for children. Business grants are … Continue reading

Health Plan Options for Your Small Business

Posted by Maya Pillai

Running a small business in this tough economy is a Herculean job. It is not just about planning and financing, it is also about talent acquisition and retaining them. One of the sound decisions you as a small business owner should make, is to provide health insurance benefits to your employees. Benefits of Providing Health Insurance Providing health insurance to … Continue reading

5 Bad Work Habits Revealed

Posted by Maya Pillai

Whether you are a freelancer or an office go-er, there are certain work etiquettes that you need to follow to pursue a successful career. Everyone has at least one bad work habit that can become detrimental to his/her growth. Even I have one. I am a work from home mom and there are times when I feel “Oh gosh I … Continue reading

Using Apptivo Invoicing for billing clients in different currencies

Posted by Puneet Yamparala

Apptivo Invoicing is a tool designed to help freelancers and small businesses invoice their clients for free. Most freelancers work with clients who are located all over the world and as a result they need the capability to send invoices in various currencies. Though Apptivo Invoice is best suited for billing your clients in dollars, you can get payments in … Continue reading

Small Business Growth Strategies | RunApptivo

Posted by Todd Miner

When it comes to defining success for a business, nine times out of ten that definition would be growth.  Owners are constantly on the lookout for methods in which they can increase their profits, or reduce their overheard in order to generate revenue to re-invest in the company.  On the other side of things, managers also strive to increase the … Continue reading