small business management

5 Ways Small Business Owners Can Learn From Their Competition

According to the U.S. Small Business Administration, there are 28.8 million small businesses in the United States. Small businesses account for 99.7 percent of all business in the United States.

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Insider, In the News

CDs vs. Savings Accounts: Which One Is Right For You?

Many people think that throwing their money into a savings account with a bank is the best way to building up their cash assets.

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Equipment Financing

Small Business Week: Minnesota Woodworking Company Builds From Ground ...

Adam Hansen started building cabinets in 2004 because he needed a job.

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Insider, In the News, Business Funding

Hotel Entrepreneur Finds Comfort In Working With Stearns Bank

Shan Sultan started investing in hotels at a young age. In fact, he was just out of college when he got his first opportunity.

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small business management

5 Steps to Evaluate Your Business’s Health

So, you think your small business is on good footing? Sales are up and deals are easier to come by than ever.

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small business management

Tactics for Handling Customer Complaints

No small business owner likes dealing with an unhappy customer. However, it’s part of what you signed up for.

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Equipment Financing

Arizona Fire & Land Management Business Finds ‘Go-To’ Lender

When Vennie and David Bowden found a financial institution that believed in their business, they knew they found the right equipment financing relationship for them.

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franchise opportunities

7 Steps To Take In Franchising Your Business Concept

You’re a small business owner and you’ve seen a lot of success with your first location.

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small business management, SBA Loans

SBA Loan With Stearns Bank Allows Couple To Try Something New

Mount Lemmon General Store and Gift Shop has been around for two decades.

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