Archive for January, 2010


12 Steps for Search Engine Optimization


January 26th, 2010, 06:20:40 PM
Posted in Business Start-Up, Marketing, Technology, Tools | 3 Comments »

A checklist to use during the development process Are you ready to build a website for your small business or for yourself? There are simple search engine optimization steps you should consider during the development process. The following 12 step optimization checklist will bring you one step closer to maximizing your revenues with smart web […]

How to Buy an Existing Business


January 21st, 2010, 05:04:58 PM
Posted in Business Start-Up, Buying a Business | No Comments »

Here is a question that our clients often ask: “My husband and I are thinking about buying a local business. The current owner has a price in mind. My husband seems to think it’s a good deal, but it seems high to me. How do we figure out what a fair price would be?” Purchasing […]

Before you Sign a Lease


January 7th, 2010, 02:24:08 PM
Posted in Business Start-Up, Lease, Legal | No Comments »

Entering into a commercial lease is one of the first steps entrepreneurs take when opening a new business or a new location. The lease process involves many important decisions, not only assessing the viability of the physical location, but also the provisions contained in the lease document. It is important to remember that not all […]

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