To embrace and acknowledge the contributions to this country by our diverse population, and to honor and celebrate Black and Woman’s History Month, Peter Bonnell on the Dun & Bradstreet Emerging Business team conducted a series of interviews with minority and women business owners. The interviews can be found on Dun & Bradstreet B2B’s Minority-Owned [...]
How to Ensure Clients Pay Their Invoices – and What to Do if They Don’t Your business operates on a contractual basis: You provide a service or product, and the client pays you. As small business owners know, getting paid isn’t a given. Clients may delay paying what they owe you for months at a time [...]
Financial Stress Score Increased or Decreased? Did you recently receive a notice from Dun & Bradstreet indicating that your business's Financial Stress Score has changed? The Financial Stress Score, or FSS, estimates the likelihood that a business will cease operations within the next 12 months, potentially defaulting on outstanding debts. The range of scores runs [...]
Small Business Saturday Resources We've long been a supporter of Small Business Saturday and its positive impact on the small business community. While all of what we do is aimed at helping small and medium businesses start and grow, over the years we've amassed quite a few resources especially for Small Business Saturday. These expert interviews [...]
Business Identify Theft Resources by State More than 10 million consumers have their identity stolen every year. Now, businesses are starting to fall victim to identify theft as well, and the cost can be detrimental to a small business. What usually happens when a business suffers identity theft is a thief steals the company's identity, opens credit [...]
Smart manufacturing could lead to more products being produced domestically. Learn more about "smart" manufacturing and its potential impacts.