Jennifer Goforth Gregory
Jennifer Gregory is a business writer for Intuit and is passionate about solving small business problems.
on February 26, 2013
Moving out of a home office and into an office building can be both exciting and stressful for entrepreneurs. That’s because, as a small-business owner, you’ll want to make sure that you’re bringing in revenue while you’re still unpacking boxes and set…Read » Views: 1,244
on February 15, 2013
Do you have a company car that rarely gets used? Do you pay a hefty sum to reimburse employees for mileage when they use their own cars for business? Perhaps it’s time to consider using a car-sharing service instead. The move could save you money.
Car-shari…Read » Views: 733
on February 14, 2013
Do you use your iPad primarily to check email or surf the web? Or perhaps you use it mostly to entertain yourself with books and movies while traveling for business?
The iPad is indeed a great tool for keeping in touch with people and entertaining yourself. B…Read » Views: 895
on February 5, 2013
Just three years ago, Bryan Burkhart knew nothing about flowers. But now Burkhart (pictured) spends his days as CEO of H.Bloom, a floral service that sends fresh-cut bouquets to more than 500 corporate subscribers every week. The company, which employs 74 peop…Read » Views: 1,295
on December 28, 2012
Want to increase your exposure on Pinterest? Encourage the site’s users to create their own content related to your products and brand. You can do so by leveraging people’s universal love of contests: Everyone enjoys winning and getting stuff for free.
He…Read » Views: 751
on December 11, 2012
Each time an employee leaves your business, it costs you money. You have to recruit a replacement, train the new hire, and maybe even pay severance (if the previous employee was fired).
One way to reduce turnover — and generally find the best employees for …Read » Views: 1,055
on November 23, 2012
Most of us know the importance of healthy lifestyle habits, but sometimes we need a nudge to get us off the couch. If your employees take frequent smoke breaks, struggle to make fitness a priority, or use a lot of sick days, it might be time to provide them wi…Read » Views: 1,087
on November 21, 2012
When Eliza Kendall was a child, people often asked her what she wanted to be when she grew up. She gave lots of replies over the years, but never once did she say that she wanted to own a portable toilet company, her current business.
Kendall (pictured) has a…Read » Views: 1,479