Share This: The holiday season is around the corner and like many small businesses we serve at ezClocker, we know how important this time of the year is for your business. To prepare you need a marketing plan, and one of the best tools for marketing has been Facebook advertising.[…]
Small Business Link Roundup For October
Share This: There are many great articles out on the web covering small business topics so we thought it would be a great addition to our blog page to find the best articles on entrepreneurship and small business each month and put them all in one place. If you would like[…]
To-Do Lists, Do They Really Work?
Share This: Just like any business owner I struggle with time management. I seem to always have a list of things to do that never seems to get shorter, and I never have enough time to do them. From talking to customers, working on a blog post, overseeing projects at[…]
How Not To Fund Your Startup Using Credit Cards
Share This: I attended a startup event the other day. It was a fireside chat with an accomplished business founder who now owns over 350 locations, worldwide. As this founder was going over his entrepreneur journey, he mentioned how he funded his startup using credit cards and how he applied[…]
What Are The Traits Of Successful People?
Share This: Recently, a friend shared with me a short video entitled, The Life of an Entrepreneur. The video begins with a man getting into a gorgeous red sports car. As the man drives to his destination, he begins to think about his level of success and how he got[…]
What You Need To Know About The New Overtime Rules
Share This:The Fair Labor Standard Act (FLSA) requires that most employees in the United States be paid at least the federal minimum wage for all hours worked, and overtime pay at time and one-half the regular rate of pay for all hours worked over 40 hours in a workweek. This[…]
How To Transition From a Wantrepreneur To an Entrepreneur
Share This: During my days working at corporate America I met a lot of people who dreamed of owning their business. They were thinking that they want to call the shots and to be their own boss, but reality is most people won’t take that step into becoming an entrepreneur.[…]
What To Include In a Minimum Viable Product (MVP)?
Share This: We’ve all heard that we need to start with MVP (minimum viable product) but when you have so many features you would like a product to have before releasing it to your users, how do you determine what is important and what needs to be included in the[…]
Bootstrapping Your Startup? Here Are 9 Free Applications To Help
Share This:When you decide to bootstrap your company, (self-fund on a budget) every penny counts. Using spreadsheets can only take you so far. You need tools to help with work flow, marketing, and automation to grow your company. Here are some of the tools that we used at ezClocker when[…]
Three Steps for Applying Lean Startup to your Small Business
Share This: The lean startup method was first introduced by Eric Ries in his book, The Lean Startup. In it, Ries discusses how to build a product based on experimentation, not assumptions. Instead of spending months, or even years, building something only to discover in the end that nobody wanted[…]