Global shipping crisis result of uneven post-Covid recovery of countries

The crisis in the global shipping industry has been largely on the back of uneven post-Covid recoveries of the major importing and exporting countries, according to a report by Drip Capital. Small and medium...

Why “Foreign Qualification” is a Must for Your Growing Business

Don’t skip this article because you think you’re not doing business internationally, so it doesn’t pertain to your business. "Foreign qualification" is the legal process of registering a business in another state in order...

Small businesses need an alternative to legacy lending

Guided by alternative lender iwoca, as well as others, we examine whether banks are meeting small businesses’ lending needs and how things could improve. Read more here: https://fintechmagazine.com/banking/small-businesses-need-alternative-legacy-lending

Debt hangs over small businesses

After more than a year of navigating lockdowns, mandates and COVID-19 protocols, small-business owners are starting to see a light at the end of the tunnel. But the debt many needed to take on...

When Getting Back to “Normal” Doesn’t Make Sense

As we slowly and grudgingly slouch our way back to the new normal, the brightest prospect and most exciting promise of the next year may be that we've been afforded an opportunity to shed...

When will the new “new normal” come for small businesses?

Small-business owners are cautiously optimistic that the worst of the pandemic may be behind them. “While it’s still too soon to declare victory, if we’re able to continue on this current trajectory of declining...

Understanding the SMB & Enterprise Dynamic

In January 2021, Accenture surveyed over 1,000 Small & Medium Sized Businesses (SMBs) and Enterprise companies. The goal was to understand SMB preferences, business challenges, and perceptions of Enterprise companies as stated by SMBs....

Let’s break our Amazon addiction and start saving local small businesses

Shopping small isn't a new idea, but it's an urgent one. The pandemic and lockdowns have wreaked havoc on so much in our world. Small businesses bore the brunt. Amazon saw a 35 percent...

How an SMB embraced digital transformation during a pandemic

Indiana-based equipment reseller SIGMA Equipment implemented a new CRM during the pandemic. At a company founded in 2003, and working from homegrown systems until last year, the implementation was a long time in the...

Supplier Diversity Programs Are Failing Black-Owned Businesses

Large companies are increasing their use of supplier diversity programs in an effort to promote racial equity. However, some of the requirements of these programs — such as training requirements and payment policies —...
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