Do You Even Have a Checklist?

We are all now living through an unimagined shock to our business, economy and general way of life. In the process, it’s important to make a checklist and ask yourself some questions.

SBA PPP FAQs

Small Business Administration (SBA) released helpful FAQs on the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) this week. Clarification is provided on when the PPP Loan Forgiveness Application Form 3508EZ (EZ) should be utilized. Specifically, sole proprietors, independent contractors, and self-employed individuals who had no employees at the time of the PPP loan application and did not include […]

3 Bills to Track Through the Federal Sales Process

Bills and securing a federal sales contract for your business can sometimes feel like playing three-dimensional chess. There is an entire constellation of customers to take into account, numerous relationships to manage and many overlapping timelines to follow. From the outside, what happens inside the halls of power may even seem inaccessible or outside the […]

Scanning Business Environment Patterns: Developing a Weather Eye

Scanning Business Environment Patterns: Developing a Weather Eye

When operating ships and boats, weather is always a consideration; sometimes underlying, sometimes front and center. Changes in weather can appear subtle, and then suddenly forceful. To the unprepared, a storm can appear to have popped up without warning. That’s rarely the case, yet boaters find themselves in precarious positions all too often due to […]