Why Your Next Hire Should Be a Veteran

Why Your Next Hire Should Be a Veteran

By: Erica Scott, Founder, Civilian Connections Did you know that there is a readily available pool of loyal, dedicated, and technically advanced job candidates? Did you know that there are tax credits available for hiring them? Yes, it’s true, and if you’re not...
What is your business’ Unique Selling Proposition?

What is your business’ Unique Selling Proposition?

You may have heard that question at some point when you were building your business or starting up. USP stands for Unique Selling Proposition.  In very simple terms, why should I buy from you versus anyone else?  What makes you different? Unique? After presenting the...
Networking Your Small Business

Networking Your Small Business

You may have the most lucrative product or service, but how do you move from no one knowing about it to achieving great success in business? Networking for your small business is an integral part of marketing and promoting what you offer. Networking is the next step...
The Five Things to Know in Your Sixth Year

The Five Things to Know in Your Sixth Year

If you’ve ever been brave enough to share your amazing new business idea with a friend or family member, you’ve undoubtedly been met with a hesitant head tilt and the start-up skeptic’s favorite refrain: You know, 50% of new businesses fail by their fifth year. They...