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Help for small business, YES
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Hi luckiest e-mail me i will give you my phone number thanks gary
Your message pours out enthusisum that will pull you through your storm.
But once your out of the storm you never want to go back in. Without change
you will create a tornado. My suggestion: Reorganize!
Starting with your business name. No where in this name do I know what
you do or offer. When I looked you up on the internet, there were so
many names just like yours. I only can tell you do home remodeling from
your comment. Create a name that says who you are, the name should
start with an A or B to get you top billing in phone books, ads,
You have the perfect business in a declining economy! Why?
Because you can market to homeowners who are now wanting to sit in
"Staycation" homes. No longer will individuals be looking to sell they will
be looking to fix what they have, create rooms that they can make into a
oasis (since they miss the great vacation resort) and upgrade within their own
As hard as it will be, you will need to re-organize starting with....
Letting your employees go and replacing them with a list of subcontrators
you can contact on a freelance bases. Making your wife and you the
only two full-time employees. This will omit payroll taxes, unemployment,
additional insurance, etc. Yes, you will not have as much control but with
what you do, I do not see where that is a huge issue.
When re-organizing let any new clients know you will need a deposit (half)
up front (non-refundable) this will cover your overhead, the rest should be
Re-organizing with a silent finacial partner. Forget bank
overwhelming as the whole amount. Perhaps talking to family, friends
associates who know your great work ethics.
My last suggestion you will also not like but tough business love is always
your internet leads (what if you wake up tommorow and they closed down,
do not rely on them, only use this for extra work). Look to do goverment bidding,
contact a new business soon as City Council approves them. Read the
local newspaper in and out find out who will need you. Is the Historical
Society getting ready to renivate homes, is the school system getting ready
to upgrade, within the newspaper legals did a home get approval for an ad on?
THINK OUT OF THE BOX.
Pretend you are a father and this is your son's business. What advice
would you give him? How could you direct him out of the snowball he is
under? Do the same for yourself, take your heart and emotion out of
the business and seperate this for what is right to keep the business alive.
You will survive. Best to you.
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I have a small business that is growing at a fast pace i am on the internet with a company that sends me leads.I have six employees plus my wife and i work together.Sounds great right! Well i ran into trouble after i hired employees.Fell behind on payroll taxes and unemployment and the economy..We have a painting and kitchen and bath remodeling which i added on in october we are busy but i need to get work done faster.Problem my credit has fallen .Iowe to much to catch up and get financing to get more equipment and pay everything off to fresh start.I love what i do and my employees are great.Forget the sba you need perfect credit for that.It would run about $70,000 to pay off buy more equipment and start bank collatoral and i would be fine.Any real awnsers out there for my company.