Help Clients Choose What Is The Best Business Structure Without Fear Of Unauthorized Practice Of Law

You need to be ultra-careful in advising customers about this because it’sunlawful to offer legal advice without a license to practice law.

However, you can give insight that’s pertinent to your certified area ofexpertise and credentials—and, of course, direct clients to the right resourcesfor legal guidance.

Also, after a client has decided on a business structure, you can help themmake the transition by assisting them in completing and submitting thenecessary forms. Continue reading “Help Clients Choose What Is The Best Business Structure Without Fear Of Unauthorized Practice Of Law”

13 Fatal Marketing Mistakes That Could Sink Your Business

The right marketing strategies can elevate your brand and give your business positive attention and exposure, while the wrong ones can sink your company. To find out which strategies work—and the ones to avoid—we asked entrepreneurs from YEC Next and YEC this question:

When marketing a product or service, you need to know your potential customer inside out. By understanding the demographics and characteristics of your potential client, you’ll be able to focus your marketing efforts and get new customers efficiently. Continue reading “13 Fatal Marketing Mistakes That Could Sink Your Business”

Secretary Of State Annual Report Deadlines: A State-by-State List For LLCs And Corporations

Currently,all states, except Alabamaand Ohio, require some kind of annual report filing, and a few require aninitial report when first starting a business, too. When businesses failto file on time, they can get hit with fines or other penalties. In worst casescenarios, a company could fall out of goodstanding with the state, and the business owner could lose his or her personalliability protection. Continue reading “Secretary Of State Annual Report Deadlines: A State-by-State List For LLCs And Corporations”

How To Use Location-Based Mobile Marketing To Promote Your Restaurant Or Bar

Location-based mobile marketing is a growing trend—and for owners of independent restaurants or bars, it can be a great way to reach your customers when they’re on the go (and hungry or thirsty). This year, 2.18 billion people are expected to use mobile phone messaging apps and that number is expected to grow to 2. Continue reading “How To Use Location-Based Mobile Marketing To Promote Your Restaurant Or Bar”

Help Clients Choose What Is The Best Business Structure Without Fear Of Unauthorized Practice Of Law

You need to be ultra-careful in advising customers about this because it’sunlawful to offer legal advice without a license to practice law.

However, you can give insight that’s pertinent to your certified area ofexpertise and credentials—and, of course, direct clients to the right resourcesfor legal guidance.

Also, after a client has decided on a business structure, you can help themmake the transition by assisting them in completing and submitting thenecessary forms. Continue reading “Help Clients Choose What Is The Best Business Structure Without Fear Of Unauthorized Practice Of Law”

Simple Tips On Transforming Employees Into Powerful Brand Advocates

A key part of the marketing process is getting the word out about your brand, and your best brand advocate is your staff. What’s the best way to encourage employees to talk up your company? To find out, we asked members of YEC this question:

Create a culture where your business is not just a place to earn a paycheck, but a place where you grow, help the community, make friends, and have fun. By hosting a company charitable event, hosting a monthly employee contest, or serving hot chocolate on cold Fridays during the winter, you are giving employees natural opportunities to share what your business is about. Continue reading “Simple Tips On Transforming Employees Into Powerful Brand Advocates”

7 Smart Reasons Why Your Company Should Be Hiring Veterans

The sheer rate at which new products, services, and updates are launched means that the already-competitive job market is struggling to keep up, creating a skills gap that widens with each new development and release that is announced. Any business looking to not only stay relevant, but truly compete in today’s tech-driven climate must tap into some of the best—yet often overlooked—tech talent in the country: our military veterans.

The United States has one of the largest military forces in the world, with more than one million troops in active duty and another approximate 800,000 in the reserves. Continue reading “7 Smart Reasons Why Your Company Should Be Hiring Veterans”