Tips for Small Business

Business Owners Are Optimistic as Economic Conditions Improve

Special to The Toledo BlackMarketPlace What a difference a year makes. New research finds that small- and mid-sized business owners are increasingly optimistic about economic conditions and the prospects for their own businesses. According to PNC’s Spring 2024 Economic Outlook Survey, nearly 80 percent of business owners surveyed feel optimistic...

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Tips for Surviving the First Five Years of Small Business Ownership

Special to The Toledo BlackMarketPlace What motivates entrepreneurs to become self-employed? How do they measure success? What’s their cutoff for profitability and self-reflection on status? A new survey examining these very questions provides important insights to small business owners and those looking to start their entrepreneurial journey. “The Tipping Point:...

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The Toledo Black Wall Street Summit at The Entrepreneurs Club

The Toledo Black Wall Street Summit at The Entrepreneurs Club The Truth Staff On Wednesday, October 11, over three dozen owners and representatives of Toledo-area Black-owned businesses gathered at The Entrepreneurs Club in east Toledo for an evening of sharing information and experiences. The Black Wall Street Summit – the...

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Tips for Small Businesses to Not Only Survive, But Thrive

Special to The Toledo Black Market Place Small businesses are the heartbeat of communities. They pump life into neighborhoods, making them vibrant places to live, work and raise families, and are key to millions of local jobs. In fact, approximately 50 percent of all Americans are employed by a small...

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Five Tips for On-the-Go Business Owners

Does your business take you places? Whether you work remotely or you’re on the road often, here are five tips to better manage operations from anywhere. Treat yourself: When traveling for business, it’s important to arrive at your destination energized and ready to meet clients, investors and partners. With that...

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