There are several ways you can prevent burnout at your small business.

7 Simple Ways to Prevent Burnout

There are several ways you can prevent burnout at your small business.

Do you ever lose motivation during day-to-day operations at your small business? When your energy starts to fade, your company could suffer. To stay focused on your success, use sways to prevent burnout. Ways to prevent burnout at your small business As a small business owner, there are times when it’s difficult to stay motivated. Try […]

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How to Pitch to Investors

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If you’re like many small business owners, you use your personal savings, startup business credit cards, and small business loans to fund your company. But, sometimes, you need more funding to grow. How to pitch to investors Once you find the right private investors for your small business, you will need to plan for a […]

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Stay organized to increase productivity in the workplace.

8 Ways to Increase Productivity in the Workplace

Stay organized to increase productivity in the workplace.

If you’re like any business owner, you constantly look for ways to increase productivity in the workplace. You want to get more done, motivate employees to work faster, and serve more customers. Luckily, there are many simple things you can do to boost productivity. And best of all, increasing productivity in the workplace takes little […]

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The best small business articles from July.

Patriot’s Picks: The Best Small Business Articles in July

The best small business articles from July.

July was filled with politics and Pokémon. There were also great small business articles published. Here are our favorites. We hope you find them as interesting and useful as we did.

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Find out how to reward your employees on a budget at your small business.

How to Reward Your Employees on a Budget

Find out how to reward your employees on a budget at your small business.

As an entrepreneur, I know my employees are a big part of Patriot Software’s success. After almost 30 years as a business owner, I know that rewarding employees doesn’t have to cost you an arm and a leg. How to reward your employees: The stuff that money can’t buy Employee rewards do not have to […]

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How to Catch Customers with Pokémon GO Marketing: The Square Cup Story

A Square Cup employee poses with their street sign advertising Pokemon GO specials.

In barely a week, Pokémon GO—the smartphone app from Niantic Inc. and the PokémonCo.—has caught 21 million daily active users in the U.S. alone. Released on July 6 in the United States, the app has lured millions of people out into public spaces in search of Pokémon. Could your small business use Pokémon GO marketing […]

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Find out how to hire great employees to help your small business succeed.

How to Hire Great Employees

Find out how to hire great employees to help your small business succeed.

As a small business owner, it’s important to get hiring right the first time. With few employees, everyone needs to have the skills required to get the job done. It’s critical to attract good candidates that fit with your company. Do you know how to hire great employees? How to Hire Great Employees But, to […]

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Marketing to existing customers helps you increase revenue.

4 Tips for Marketing to Existing Customers

Marketing to existing customers helps you increase revenue.

In the early stages of building your business, you use marketing to attract new customers. You need to keep customers coming back. That’s why marketing to existing customers is essential for your small business. Your current customers are often your most predictable buyers. And, marketing to current customers is less expensive. In fact, depending on […]

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The best small business articles in June.

Patriot’s Picks: The Best Small Business Articles in June

The best small business articles in June.

Here are the best small business articles we read in June. We hope you find them as interesting and useful as we did.

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Learn the three startup criteria you business needs to meet.

The 3 Startup Criteria Your Successful Business Idea Needs to Meet

Learn the three startup criteria you business needs to meet.

It’s easy to come up with a business idea. You can copy an already successful business. Or, you can build on something you are passionate about. However, it’s difficult to come up with a successful business idea that will lead to a thriving organization. As a serial entrepreneur, I know that firsthand. I admit I’ve […]

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