Each week, a member of the ASU-SBDC staff submits a Business Tips article for the San Angelo Standard Times business section. (Articles published Mondays). You can also find them here each month.
INTERNET ENDEAVORS TAKE TIME TO PROSPER
By Paul Howard August 7, 2011
The advisers at the Small Business Development Center meet with many existing and potential small-business owners who are unsure how to market their small businesses. We have noticed the increasing importance of building any business by using the Internet... read more.
STUDY SHOP BEFORE BUYING
By Dave Erickson August 14, 2011
Buying a business can be an exciting and apprehensive task. On the exciting side, an existing business usually has a solid customer base and can provide immediate cash flow. Systems and procedures are mostly developed. Employees are usually trained and have good knowledge of their customers and business operations... read more.
PRIVACY KEY PART OF SUCCESS IN BUSINESS
By Peggy Hodges August 21, 2011
I signed one, you probably have signed one, and hopefully the next person you hire will sign one. What are we all signing? A confidentiality agreement, the promise that whatever information we learn about you and your business, we will protect it and not share it. Stop for a minute and think about what your business needs to protect... read more.
EVENT TO SUPPORT WOMEN IN BUSINESS
By Jessica Lambert August 28, 2011
Are you a female business owner or business professional? Do you want to be one? The Angelo State University Small Business Development Center will be hosting the 13th Annual Women's Business Roundtable Event from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 13 at the Historic Cactus Hotel, and you are invited... read more