The Strategic Business Blog

Do Temporary Business Slowdowns Expose Your Company’s Weaknesses?

Posted by Terry McGill

small business weaknesses during slowdownWhen experiencing a business slowdown, many small business owners are left scratching their heads without an idea of what or how to take advantage of the situation. Whether it’s from an economic recession or downturn in a marketplace, the impact on a business can be difficult to handle.

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Topics: Business Slowdown, Small Business

The Foundational Element of Court Reporting Firm Marketing

Posted by Chris Nesbitt

court reporting marketingA couple common questions we hear from court reporting firm owners are:

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Topics: increase sales, Small Business, Court Reporters, Marketing Strategy

Business Owners: Don’t Be Reluctant to Communicate When...

Posted by Terry McGill

Small Business Owner CommunicationIt’s very typical that small business owners are sometimes reluctant to communicate with their employees & staff when they don’t have good news or they don’t know exactly what to say. It could be related to any number of issues they are dealing with at the time:

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Topics: Good Communication, Small Business

The Challenge of Transitioning from Court Reporting to Firm Ownership

Posted by Terry McGill
Transitioning from Court Reporting to Firm Ownership

The transition from a court reporter to a firm owner is more difficult than it may appear at first. The majority of court reporting firms are owned by former court reporters that had an opportunity to purchase the company from the other owner at some point previously or those who decided to start their own firm. It shouldn’t be that difficult, should it?

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Topics: Small Business, Court Reporters

Two Silent Small Business Killers You Should Avoid

Posted by Terry McGill

2 silent small business killersMany times, small business owners develop attitudes over a long period of time that hurt them and their underlying businesses and they don’t ever realize it until it’s too late.

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Topics: Small Business, Small Business Killers

Your Business Is Not Unique

Posted by Terry McGill
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Topics: Small Business