25 Free Small Business Tools to Help Grow Your Small Business

25 Free Small Business Tools to Help Grow Your Small Business

When it comes to the business scales, the small and medium businesses or SMBs showcase a more challenging and risky business landscape. While the world continues to be a place where successful entrepreneurs are leaving their mark on the business fraternity, the list of businesses that failed to achieve merits is also sizable. While free…

Coronavirus Small Business Relief: How to Get Grants and Loans

Coronavirus Small Business Relief: How to Get Grants and Loans

To be a business owner during the coronavirus pandemic is to be in serious financial straits. That is, unless you’re in the business of selling groceries, medicine, other essentials or streaming services. Even as the country reopens, Main Street is not expected to rebound right away. The lost revenue, for big and small businesses, is…

Google positioned to dominate the ‘O2O economy’
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Google positioned to dominate the ‘O2O economy’

Google is the company in the strongest position to capitalize on the massive online-to-offline (O2O) economy. I discussed Google’s dominant position linking the digital and physical worlds, Google My Business’ evolution and the future of local search as a more distributed phenomenon in my SMX Next keynote last week. Nearly every ‘enterprise’ is a local…

Small Businesses Are Optimistic About The Future, Even As They Continue Navigating Covid-19

Small Businesses Are Optimistic About The Future, Even As They Continue Navigating Covid-19

To say this year has created unusual workout situations is an understatement. But whether you’re working in your living room, on the trails or maybe even back in the gym, one thing remains consistent: You need a pair of good headphones. No matter your activity of choice, the best workout headphones will stay in place…

Goldman lowers economic outlook as U.S. copes with rising coronavirus cases

Goldman lowers economic outlook as U.S. copes with rising coronavirus cases

Rising coronavirus cases will limit growth in what will be an otherwise robust third-quarter rebound in the U.S., according to Goldman Sachs. The bank’s economists now see third-quarter gross domestic product rising by 25% on an annualized basis. That’s down from the initial estimate of 33%, with the reduction due primarily to concerns that increasing…