Rebuilding Your Finances: A Practical Guide for Entrepreneurs in Recovery

Addiction can be a debilitating force, impacting every area of life, including professional ventures. For entrepreneurs, an addiction can throw a wrench into business plans, drain financial reserves, and damage professional relationships. Navigating the journey back to financial stability after addiction is daunting but crucial. This guide from American Funding Solutions aims to provide practical steps for entrepreneurs to rebuild … Read More

Mastering Growth: Key Steps for Business Expansion

Growing a business is an exciting but challenging endeavor that requires careful planning, strategic decision-making, and a keen understanding of your market. This article, courtesy of American Funding Solutions, outlines several key steps you can take to effectively grow your business, focusing on networking, automation, marketing strategies, international expansion, customer service, digital file management, and online visibility. Participating in Networking … Read More

From Weakness to Strength: How Business Owners Can Improve Financial and Operational Performance

As a business owner, it’s not uncommon to face financial and operational challenges from time to time. These challenges can stem from a variety of factors, such as inefficient operations, subpar sales, ineffective marketing, poor internal communication, and others. However, identifying and remedying these weaknesses is critical for the long-term success of your business. Today, American Funding Solutions takes a … Read More

Ready-Made Business: What Goes Into Franchise Ownership

Franchises are an increasingly popular option for those looking to start their own business. And with good reason: Right now, there are roughly 800,000 franchises in the US alone. But before you take the leap into franchise ownership, it’s important to understand what goes into it. Today, American Funding Solutions will explore the upsides and downsides of owning a franchise, … Read More

Benefits of Using an Invoicing Software

Invoicing is an essential part of any business, and it can be a time-consuming and error-prone process. An invoicing software can simplify this process and make it more efficient. In this blog post, we will discuss the importance of using an invoicing software for your business. Invoicing software automates the invoicing process and saves you time. With an invoicing software, … Read More

Should I Hire 1099s or W-2 Employees for My Staffing Agency?

Should I hire 1099s or W-2 employees for my staffing agency? Deciding whether to hire 1099 workers or W-2 employees for your staffing company depends on several factors, such as the nature of your business, the types of jobs you offer, your budget, and your long-term goals. Here are some pros and cons of each option to help you make … Read More

How to Start a General Staffing Agency

Starting a general staffing agency can be a challenging and rewarding business venture. Here are some steps to help you get started: Research the staffing industry: Conduct research on the staffing industry to understand the market trends, the types of staffing agencies, the services they offer, the target industries they serve, and the competition in your area. This research will … Read More

AFS Attends the 2022 ASA StaffingWorld Conference

Anna and Kim attended the StaffingWorld conference in Las Vegas last month! We attended classes on various topics related to the staffing industry, met up with some AFS clients and hosted a fun TopGolf event with the NOSA group. StaffingWorld was a great opportunity to learn about new resources and information that we can share with our clients, and network … Read More

5 Invoicing Tips to Maximize Cash Flow for Your Small Business

Maintaining a healthy cash flow is crucial for the success of any small business. Efficient invoicing practices play a pivotal role in ensuring timely payments and steady revenue streams. In this blog post, we’ll explore a range of essential invoicing tips tailored to help small business owners maximize their cash flow. Implementing these strategies can lead to improved financial stability … Read More

Lead Generation Tips to Help Your Small Business Grow

In the fiercely competitive landscape of today’s business world, lead generation has become a cornerstone for success, especially for small businesses looking to grow and thrive. Generating high-quality leads is crucial for sustaining growth and increasing revenue. In this blog post, we’ll delve into four essential tips that can help supercharge lead generation for your small business while optimizing your … Read More