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Business Credit Notification

Why Did I Get a Business Credit Notification? A business credit notification about your company is likely due to a change in your scores and ratings. It's not unusual for Dun & Bradstreet to reach out to companies when their business credit scores or ratings have changed. Did you get a business credit notification from [...]

By | April 11th, 2017|

What is the D&B® Rating?

What is the D&B® Rating? Business credit scores can help third parties, including lenders and suppliers, better understand the financial health of a company. The D&B Rating is an important component of your business's D&B® business credit profile - a collection of scores and ratings which potential partners may review in order to help manage [...]

By | April 10th, 2017|

From the Ground Up: Building a Business in Immigration Law

Dana DiRaimondo and Sarah Schroeder stepped outside the traditional immigration law office in Brooklyn, New York, in order to begin their own journey in a boutique style business.

By | April 7th, 2017|

6 Steps to Strategic Planning Success

Strategic planning is essential for the smooth and effective functioning of any company. Just as a commercial airline pilot must put together a detailed flight plan in order to successfully navigate from one destination to the next, so must CEOs and company leaders carefully plan for the direction and future of their businesses. 6 Steps to [...]

By | April 6th, 2017|

6 Tips for Avoiding Small Business Tax Trouble

No one wants to attract the ire of the Internal Revenue Service. Here are 6 tips to help you stay on Uncle Sam's good side when filing your business taxes.

By | April 5th, 2017|

Supply Program Coordinator Relationship

Leveraging the Supply Program Coordinator Relationship Similar to the federally and state-sponsored supplier diversity programs, many large corporations have supply programs for small businesses. Walmart, Home Depot and Northrop Grumman are just a few of the big name corporations that have these supplier programs, which give small business owners the opportunity to boost business revenue [...]

By | April 4th, 2017|

The Proactive Small Business Owner Series: Affordable Retirement

Small businesses may be able to offer retirement plans in the near future, but for now, these options may help.

By | April 4th, 2017|

Sales & Marketing Guide

Sales & Marketing Guide for Small Businesses It's no secret that sales and marketing can make or break your business, but as a small business you may not know which one you should focus on more or how to develop strategy, find leads, or empower a sales team. Truthfully, marketing and sales should work [...]

By | April 3rd, 2017|

Delinquency Predictor Score

Has Your Delinquency Predictor Score Recently Changed? Were you recently notified of a change to your business's Delinquency Predictor Score? Vendors, financial institutions, and landlords are just a few of the partners who may check this score when making decisions about a business. In other words, changes to the score can impact your bottom line. Changes [...]

By | March 31st, 2017|

Mentorship May Be Just as Vital as Funding for Minority Entrepreneurs

After funding, what minority business owners really seem to want is a mentor.

By | March 30th, 2017|
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