business

Balancing Margin and Volume to Maximize Business Profit

Maximize your business profit when you strike the ideal balance between your business's margin and sales volume, and use benchmarking to know where the most profitable businesses in your industry are finding that balance.

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money

Grow Your Sales With Product Line Extensions

Introduce product line extensions to boost sales, gain market share, and enhance your company's image. Product line extension is a method of product expansion that lets you leverage the product life cycle to your company's advantage without many of the risks and costs of developing and marketing new product lines.

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security

What is a Black Swan Event?

Protect your business against potentially devastating losses when you take important steps to avoid Black Swan events and minimize the damage that such events can cause.

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staying-organized

Keeping Tabs on Your Business With the Defensive Interval Ratio

Learn how to calculate and track the defensive internal ratio for your small business to know if it could be facing a working capital bottleneck and to gain insights on areas of your business that may need improvement.

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technology

Small Business Term: What Is an Unmanned Aircraft System, or UAS?

Use Unmanned Aircraft Systems, commonly known as drones, to increase your business's offerings and cut costs. Understand the simple laws regulating drone usage to ensure safe, legal drone operation.

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