What is Net 30 & why is it (probably) bad for my business?

When it comes to your business, one of the most important things is to make sure you get your invoices paid on time. One of the best ways to ensure that is to decide on the correct payment terms you should be using on your invoices. That’s where Net 30 comes in. It’s the most common invoice payment terms used…

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The Most Important Invoice Tips for Your Organizing Business

Although going into business for yourself can be a dream, it also brings with it a lot of stressful aspects. One of these surrounds having to take care of your own finances, which for many new or even experienced business owners can seem overwhelming. This can be especially frustrating for organizers whose very business is about finding ways to sort…

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Innovative Ways to Stay Relevant in the Market

To stay relevant in today’s market, research the latest trends, advancements, and achievements in your field. Along with staying on top of other company’s successes in the industry, study the ways other businesses fall short in reaching a specific consumer group. Stay organized with planners tailored to your specific aspirations. Community Participation Especially if you run a local small business,…

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6 Effective Ways to Keep Going When Your Business Seems Stagnant

Operating your own private business is no easy task. It requires plenty of hard work and perseverance to maintain clients, market your business, and generate enough income to pay off expenses, much less make a profit. Even if your company has found success early, there will be times of stagnation and perhaps even regression. It is easy to become discouraged…

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4 Surprising Ways Gift Cards Can Increase Margins for Professional Organizers

It’s been more than 5 years since Janet Barclay wrote The Pros and Cons of Offering Gift Certificates for Organizing Services which covered some of the ethical and business considerations associated with offering gift cards as a professional organizer. That article, which is still relevant today, generated a lengthy discussion in the comments section about some of the downsides of…

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