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7 parallels between sport and entrepreneurship

Jun 24, 2021 (0) comment , , ,

Analogies between sports and business abound. Are people who excel at sports better at business? Sometimes they are. And it’s no coincidence. After all sports can develop habits that help business leaders succeed. Here are 7 striking parallels between sport and entrepreneurship.   Tolerance for fear and uncertainty – Starting a business, asking for funding for […]

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17 Memorial Day Quotes to Celebrate the Heroes We Have Lost

May 27, 2021 (0) comment , , ,

Observed on every year’s last Monday of May, Memorial Day is an American holiday that honors all men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. Originally known as Decoration Day, it’s hard to exactly tell the origins of this tradition since the decoration of soldiers’ graves with flowers is an ancient custom […]

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10 Inspiring Quotes About Why We Remember

May 27, 2021 (0) comment , , ,

Memorial Day is America’s kick-off to summer, but it’s also a time to remember those who sacrificed their futures so that we could enjoy our present. Memory itself is a funny thing. It’s not always reliable, and it can color our lives in ways we don’t even realize. However, remembering our collective past–and especially those […]

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5 Ways to Be a Strong Leader

May 20, 2021 (0) comment , , ,

The role of a CEO is less defined than other C-suite execs. Here’s what you need to know. Regardless of your company’s size, you’ll likely get pulled in many directions as a CEO. It’s important not to get distracted and keep the following five priorities top-of-mind.   1. Define the strategy: answering the “what” Step one consists […]

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7 Business Takeaways You Can Learn From Monopoly

Apr 16, 2021 (0) comment , , , , ,

These seven lessons draw parallels between casual game play and real world business strategies. Monopoly is a generational classic that has brought families together for nearly a century. Although the board game makes for great recreational fun, playing Monopoly also has lessons for entrepreneurs and business leaders if they pay close attention. Here are 7 […]

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IRS explains which meals qualify for temporary 100% expense deduction

Apr 08, 2021 (0) comment , , , ,

The IRS released guidance on Thursday explaining when the temporary 100% deduction for restaurant meals is available and when the 50% limitation on the deduction for food and beverages continues to apply for Sec. 274 purposes (Notice 2021-25). Under Sec. 274(n)(1), a deduction for any expense for food or beverages is generally limited to 50% […]

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Senate passes bill extending PPP deadline to May 31

Apr 01, 2021 (0) comment , , , ,

Brief: The Senate on Thursday passed, by a 92-7 vote, a bill that would extend the deadline for Paycheck Protection Program applications for another two months to May 31. The PPP Extension Act, which also gives the Small Business Administration until June 30 to close pending PPP applications, now awaits President Joe Biden’s signature. The […]

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Why Mindset Matters for Success

Mar 25, 2021 (0) comment , , , ,

Healthy mental habits are what will get you through the tough days. No one is born an entrepreneur. But it also doesn’t happen by chance, instead they are driven to it. It’s all about having the compulsion to be a part of something that’s bigger than yourself and being willing to do whatever it takes […]

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9 Quotes From the ‘Shark Tank’ Stars to Inspire You to Reach Your Goals

Feb 19, 2021 (0) comment , ,

  ABC’s hit television show, Shark Tank, has become one of the network’s most popular and successful series, with last year’s Jan. 24 episode drawing in 8.2 million viewers. It has introduced entrepreneurship to a much wider audience and undoubtedly encouraged several people to pursue their dreams. The Sharks are all successful entrepreneurs, providing valuable insight and […]

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Contractors, small business to benefit from latest round of PPP funding

Jan 08, 2021 (0) comment , , , ,

Legislation approving additional and new Paycheck Protection Program loans will provide much-needed relief to many construction firms, says an industry expert. One of the most anticipated aspects of the $908 billion coronavirus relief measure signed by President Trump last week includes $284 billion for a revamped Paycheck Protection Program. The measure — attached to a […]

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