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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Renting Office Space: Mistakes When Signing A Lease

    Wondering how to find good office space? Before you get too far along in leasing office space, you should read our article on things to consider when renting an office and a few mistakes to avoid. With a slowing economy, many business owners may start shopping for a new location...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Creating A Budget For A Business

    This paper covers the fundamentals of business budgeting. If you are not creating a business budget, you may be impeding on your chances of owning a successful business. Business budgeting is an indispensable tool that can help ensure business success. But, surprisingly, many business owners don't understand what business budgeting...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Budgeting For Small Businesses: Budgeting Mistakes

    Budgeting mistakes can be deadly. Wouldn't it be horrible if you did everything right to set your business on the path to success, but a few budgeting mistakes ultimately lead to your downfall? This paper gives a list of budgeting mistakes and budgeting tips to review before you start your...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Business Finance: Basic Guide To Capital Budgeting

    There may be only a few projects that your company can undertake when they first start up. This is why budgeting your money in the most efficient way is so important. If you choose unprofitable or sub-optimal projects, it will be harder to get your company off the ground. However,...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Conducting Employee Reviews: Employee Evaluations

    Some entrepreneurs never conduct employee reviews. That's a mistake. Conducting employee reviews can have a very positive impact on your business bottom line. One of the most important reasons to conduct performance reviews with your employees is a legal one. Performance reviews can provide a legal basis should you need...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Conducting Performance Reviews

    As an employer or manager, you will need to conduct staff performance reviews at some point. We discuss some ways you can do it to make them meaningful. Performance reviews are dreaded by some managers, who say they feel uncomfortable speaking directly to their staff about less-than-satisfactory performance. Others say...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Employee Performance Measurement

    We share some methods of measuring employee performance that will be beneficial to the company. Performance reviews should ideally cover all aspects of the employee's work life. It should allow an assessment of performance in that year, and also include talk of his preferences for the future. Let's start with...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Small Business Accounting: Factoring Receivables

    Factoring receivables can get you out of a cash flow crunch in a hurry. The business is keeping its head above water, but cash is tight and another bank loan just isn't an option. The cash flow pinch has your back against the wall and you're starting to wonder whether...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Factoring Receivables: The Basics

    Factoring receivables lets you unlock cash that's tied up in your unpaid invoices. Freeing up cash flow in this manner can be an effective way to solve short-term financial crunches. Apart from the unpleasantness often associated with tracking down overdue invoices, collecting accounts receivables takes time and attention away from...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Telesales Best Practices: How Many Telesales Agents Should I Have?

    It's true for large companies and small companies. With a talented telesales force, you can ramp up sales. The key is to deploy telesales and telemarketing tactics in an efficient, cost-effective fashion. Running effective telesales campaigns is much harder than you might think. It's easy to throw away money on...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Budgeting For Small Businesses

    Wondering how to prepare a budget for your small business? Budgeting is critical in business no matter what size your business is. This paper gets you started with small business budgeting. Budgeting is an important and necessary part of small business ownership. To begin with, lenders and investors are going...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Why Should A Company Have A Mission Statement?

    A mission statement is vital to the success of a company as a whole. It can unify a company and push them to new heights. Creating a mission statement is just as important for a small company starting out. Mission statements usually provide a lighthouse that the company culture can...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Mission Statement Myths: How To Create A Mission Statement

    If you're in the process of learning how to create a mission statement, you'll find a ton of misinformation on the subject. This paper debunks three common mission statement myths. In some business circles, mission statements are received only slightly better than tax increases. But despite the bad press that...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Mission Statements: Mission Statement Mistakes

    What do people do wrong when crafting a mission statement? This paper explains about five common mission statement mistakes to avoid. Your mission statement is a reflection of your business' goals, aspirations, and activities. So as long as your mission statement accurately describes your company, you can't possibly go wrong,...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Tips When Leasing Office Space: How To Lease An Office

    It is important that you know exactly what you want or don't want, in a lease before you begin looking for office space or initiate the negotiating process. What is the maximum lease that fits your needs? What is your ideal timeframe? Do you know the basics of leasing and...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Small Business Office Advice: Commercial Lease Do's And Don'ts

    Finding the right space for your business is nerve-wracking, especially if it is your first time leasing commercial property. Although commercial leasing appears similar to residential leasing, you can be sure that your college apartment rental didn't prepare you for what lies ahead. You need to know the do's and...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    How To Write Employee Handbooks

    Wondering how to write an employee handbook? An effective employee handbook is a key ingredient in a healthy business. If done properly, your employee handbook can effectively communicate your company's policies and procedures in a coherent and centralized manner. Communicating your personnel policies in a professional employee handbook is essential....

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Conducting Employee Review

    Wondering how to conduct employee reviews effectively? Giving feedback to employees is extremely important. Employee reviews don't have to be painful. This paper gives you some useful tips for conducting employee reviews and tries these efficient methods to review your staff while also promoting healthy two-way communication and which also...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    How To Improve Sales: Sales Cycle Acceleration

    Effective selling starts with a thorough understanding of key phases in the sales cycle and then a concentrated effort to speed up each phase. This paper offers some tips on how to reduce the elapsed time on your sales cycle. By shortening components of the sales cycle, you can accelerate...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting A Business: Five Tips For Starting A Business On The Cheap

    Wondering how to become an entrepreneur? You don't need a ton of money to start a business. Here are five tips for starting a business on the cheap. If you've always wanted to try your hand at business ownership but don't have thousands of dollars to invest in it, you're...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting A Moving Business

    Starting a moving business? Smart move! Families move once every five years, and there's also good money to be made in moving businesses. But opening a moving business isn't a sure thing, as this paper explains how to start a moving business. Unfortunately, many aspiring business owners think all it...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting A Business: Starting A Restaurant

    Starting a restaurant? Are you aware that restaurants have a higher business failure rate than other businesses? The bottom line is that opening a successful restaurant is easier said than done. Restaurants have always been a popular option for budding entrepreneurs. But it takes more than a couple of recipes...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting A Business: Good Resources For Starting A Business

    When opening your new business, there are many different resources that can help. We discuss several good sources for help when starting a company. When you are starting your business and you have not attempted anything like this before, it can be quite a stressful experience. One of the things...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting A Company: Starting A Business In A Small Town

    Many aspiring entrepreneurs fear starting up businesses in small towns because they feel there is no room to grow or be profitable. This paper discusses the benefits of starting up your business in a small community and offer advice on what to be careful of when starting a business in...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Becoming An Entrepreneur: Starting An IT Consulting Business

    Starting an IT consulting business is an excellent path for those who are interested in becoming an entrepreneur. This paper explains how to open an IT consulting firm. Starting an IT consulting firm is relatively easy if you have strong IT skills that are in high demand. The good news...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    How To Start A Business: Estimating Startup Costs

    Anytime someone wants to start a business, they are usually in the red, because they have to first spend money before they open for business and become fully operational. Estimating startup costs is an essential step, because if done the wrong way, the company might be dead in the water...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting A Consulting Company: How To Start A Consulting Business

    Starting a consulting business? If you have expertise and skills that others need, starting a consulting firm may be your ticket to the entrepreneurial ball. This paper walks you through the process. In recent years, consulting has been a buzzword in business. As companies have downsized, they have increasingly outsourced...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting A Company: Do You Have What It Takes To Be An Entrepreneur

    Starting a small business isn't easy. It's not for everyone. This paper helps you assess whether entrepreneurship is right for you. According to the Small Business Administration, small businesses account for about 99 percent of U.S. employers, employ about half of the private-sector workforce, and generate somewhere between two-thirds and...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting A Company: Challenges In Starting A Dotcom Company

    It is easier to start a dotcom business these days than setting up a store or manufacturing other products, but as an aspiring dotcom entrepreneur, you will still have to face multiple challenges. To start with, you should have a strong business model, which is unique and customer focused. Your...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting Your Own Business: Common Myths About Starting A Business

    Entrepreneurs often believe myths that cause them to have doubts while starting a business. This paper provides common myths about entrepreneurship so you can successfully start a business without letting anything get in the way. There are some myths about starting a business that many entrepreneurs tend to believe, leading...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Renting Office Space: Mistakes When Signing A Lease

    Wondering how to find good office space? Before you get too far along in leasing office space, you should read our article on things to consider when renting an office and a few mistakes to avoid. With a slowing economy, many business owners may start shopping for a new location...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Creating A Budget For A Business

    This paper covers the fundamentals of business budgeting. If you are not creating a business budget, you may be impeding on your chances of owning a successful business. Business budgeting is an indispensable tool that can help ensure business success. But, surprisingly, many business owners don't understand what business budgeting...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Budgeting For Small Businesses: Budgeting Mistakes

    Budgeting mistakes can be deadly. Wouldn't it be horrible if you did everything right to set your business on the path to success, but a few budgeting mistakes ultimately lead to your downfall? This paper gives a list of budgeting mistakes and budgeting tips to review before you start your...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Business Finance: Basic Guide To Capital Budgeting

    There may be only a few projects that your company can undertake when they first start up. This is why budgeting your money in the most efficient way is so important. If you choose unprofitable or sub-optimal projects, it will be harder to get your company off the ground. However,...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Conducting Employee Reviews: Employee Evaluations

    Some entrepreneurs never conduct employee reviews. That's a mistake. Conducting employee reviews can have a very positive impact on your business bottom line. One of the most important reasons to conduct performance reviews with your employees is a legal one. Performance reviews can provide a legal basis should you need...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Conducting Performance Reviews

    As an employer or manager, you will need to conduct staff performance reviews at some point. We discuss some ways you can do it to make them meaningful. Performance reviews are dreaded by some managers, who say they feel uncomfortable speaking directly to their staff about less-than-satisfactory performance. Others say...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Employee Performance Measurement

    We share some methods of measuring employee performance that will be beneficial to the company. Performance reviews should ideally cover all aspects of the employee's work life. It should allow an assessment of performance in that year, and also include talk of his preferences for the future. Let's start with...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Small Business Accounting: Factoring Receivables

    Factoring receivables can get you out of a cash flow crunch in a hurry. The business is keeping its head above water, but cash is tight and another bank loan just isn't an option. The cash flow pinch has your back against the wall and you're starting to wonder whether...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Factoring Receivables: The Basics

    Factoring receivables lets you unlock cash that's tied up in your unpaid invoices. Freeing up cash flow in this manner can be an effective way to solve short-term financial crunches. Apart from the unpleasantness often associated with tracking down overdue invoices, collecting accounts receivables takes time and attention away from...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Telesales Best Practices: How Many Telesales Agents Should I Have?

    It's true for large companies and small companies. With a talented telesales force, you can ramp up sales. The key is to deploy telesales and telemarketing tactics in an efficient, cost-effective fashion. Running effective telesales campaigns is much harder than you might think. It's easy to throw away money on...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    How To Write Employee Handbooks

    Wondering how to write an employee handbook? An effective employee handbook is a key ingredient in a healthy business. If done properly, your employee handbook can effectively communicate your company's policies and procedures in a coherent and centralized manner. Communicating your personnel policies in a professional employee handbook is essential....

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Conducting Employee Review

    Wondering how to conduct employee reviews effectively? Giving feedback to employees is extremely important. Employee reviews don't have to be painful. This paper gives you some useful tips for conducting employee reviews and tries these efficient methods to review your staff while also promoting healthy two-way communication and which also...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    How To Improve Sales: Sales Cycle Acceleration

    Effective selling starts with a thorough understanding of key phases in the sales cycle and then a concentrated effort to speed up each phase. This paper offers some tips on how to reduce the elapsed time on your sales cycle. By shortening components of the sales cycle, you can accelerate...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting A Business: Five Tips For Starting A Business On The Cheap

    Wondering how to become an entrepreneur? You don't need a ton of money to start a business. Here are five tips for starting a business on the cheap. If you've always wanted to try your hand at business ownership but don't have thousands of dollars to invest in it, you're...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting A Moving Business

    Starting a moving business? Smart move! Families move once every five years, and there's also good money to be made in moving businesses. But opening a moving business isn't a sure thing, as this paper explains how to start a moving business. Unfortunately, many aspiring business owners think all it...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting A Business: Starting A Restaurant

    Starting a restaurant? Are you aware that restaurants have a higher business failure rate than other businesses? The bottom line is that opening a successful restaurant is easier said than done. Restaurants have always been a popular option for budding entrepreneurs. But it takes more than a couple of recipes...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting A Business: Good Resources For Starting A Business

    When opening your new business, there are many different resources that can help. We discuss several good sources for help when starting a company. When you are starting your business and you have not attempted anything like this before, it can be quite a stressful experience. One of the things...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting A Company: Starting A Business In A Small Town

    Many aspiring entrepreneurs fear starting up businesses in small towns because they feel there is no room to grow or be profitable. This paper discusses the benefits of starting up your business in a small community and offer advice on what to be careful of when starting a business in...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Becoming An Entrepreneur: Starting An IT Consulting Business

    Starting an IT consulting business is an excellent path for those who are interested in becoming an entrepreneur. This paper explains how to open an IT consulting firm. Starting an IT consulting firm is relatively easy if you have strong IT skills that are in high demand. The good news...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    How To Start A Business: Estimating Startup Costs

    Anytime someone wants to start a business, they are usually in the red, because they have to first spend money before they open for business and become fully operational. Estimating startup costs is an essential step, because if done the wrong way, the company might be dead in the water...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting A Consulting Company: How To Start A Consulting Business

    Starting a consulting business? If you have expertise and skills that others need, starting a consulting firm may be your ticket to the entrepreneurial ball. This paper walks you through the process. In recent years, consulting has been a buzzword in business. As companies have downsized, they have increasingly outsourced...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting A Company: Do You Have What It Takes To Be An Entrepreneur

    Starting a small business isn't easy. It's not for everyone. This paper helps you assess whether entrepreneurship is right for you. According to the Small Business Administration, small businesses account for about 99 percent of U.S. employers, employ about half of the private-sector workforce, and generate somewhere between two-thirds and...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting A Company: Challenges In Starting A Dotcom Company

    It is easier to start a dotcom business these days than setting up a store or manufacturing other products, but as an aspiring dotcom entrepreneur, you will still have to face multiple challenges. To start with, you should have a strong business model, which is unique and customer focused. Your...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Starting Your Own Business: Common Myths About Starting A Business

    Entrepreneurs often believe myths that cause them to have doubts while starting a business. This paper provides common myths about entrepreneurship so you can successfully start a business without letting anything get in the way. There are some myths about starting a business that many entrepreneurs tend to believe, leading...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Budgeting For Small Businesses

    Wondering how to prepare a budget for your small business? Budgeting is critical in business no matter what size your business is. This paper gets you started with small business budgeting. Budgeting is an important and necessary part of small business ownership. To begin with, lenders and investors are going...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Why Should A Company Have A Mission Statement?

    A mission statement is vital to the success of a company as a whole. It can unify a company and push them to new heights. Creating a mission statement is just as important for a small company starting out. Mission statements usually provide a lighthouse that the company culture can...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Mission Statement Myths: How To Create A Mission Statement

    If you're in the process of learning how to create a mission statement, you'll find a ton of misinformation on the subject. This paper debunks three common mission statement myths. In some business circles, mission statements are received only slightly better than tax increases. But despite the bad press that...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Mission Statements: Mission Statement Mistakes

    What do people do wrong when crafting a mission statement? This paper explains about five common mission statement mistakes to avoid. Your mission statement is a reflection of your business' goals, aspirations, and activities. So as long as your mission statement accurately describes your company, you can't possibly go wrong,...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Tips When Leasing Office Space: How To Lease An Office

    It is important that you know exactly what you want or don't want, in a lease before you begin looking for office space or initiate the negotiating process. What is the maximum lease that fits your needs? What is your ideal timeframe? Do you know the basics of leasing and...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Small Business Office Advice: Commercial Lease Do's And Don'ts

    Finding the right space for your business is nerve-wracking, especially if it is your first time leasing commercial property. Although commercial leasing appears similar to residential leasing, you can be sure that your college apartment rental didn't prepare you for what lies ahead. You need to know the do's and...

    Provided By Gaebler Ventures