Boost Capital Fills the Business Funding Gap in the UK

Boost Capital Fills the Business Funding Gap in the UK

The inability to access working capital is not just a problem suffered by small business owners in the United States. SMEs in the U.K. are encountering the same obstacles in securing funding for their businesses as their American counterparts.

That’s why we created Boost Capital. Beginning last summe…

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Top 10 Traits of Successful Business Owners

Top 10 Traits of Successful Business Owners

Not all businesses are the same and not all business owners have the same qualities. However, many small businesses and their owners have traits that separate the successful from the less successful. But what are the common traits shared by successful business owners? What behaviors motivate a perso…

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The Importance of a Family-Friendly Workplace

Family Friendly Workplace

Family-friendly policies in the workplace and work-life balance are always hot topics for discussion, especially with people like Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg (Lean In) and Princeton Professor and former U.S. State Department policy expert Anne Marie Slaughter (Why Women Still Can’t Have it All) wei…

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Determining Price For Your Products And Services

Determining Price

We all learned about price as one of the four P’s in marketing, an important component in the mix that makes a product or service a must-have for purchasing. But a lot has changed since those marketing pillars were first put in place, with competition more intense than ever, business moving at the s…

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The Explosive Growth of Retail Subscription Services

Growth Retail Subscription Services

The days of 10 CDs for a dollar long gone.

Actually, the days of CDs are more or less extinct too, but there was a time not so long ago when one could order 10 CDs for a penny from Columbia House or the BMG music service, and then get a new one every month after the initial batch.

This was a 1980s…

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