Powerful Ways to Build Your Entrepreneurial Skillset in 2018…/how-to-build-entrepreneu…/…

Acquiring these skills can open doors in your professional life.

Check out our State of Small Business info-graphic for 2018. The data comes from a joint participation by Lending Club and Guidant Financial.

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We partnered with Lending Club to survey over 2,500 entrepreneurial minds and here are the results. Check them out!

See the top stats, trends and challenges in the world of small business with our survey of over 2,600 current & aspiring business owners, in partnership with LendingClub:

An in-depth look at the small business trends and statistics that will affect current and aspiring entrepreneurs in 2018.

What does the new tax bill mean for small #business owners, #franchisees and #entrepreneurs who use rollovers as business startup arrangements (#ROBS) to fund a business? See my thoughts here:

With the reduction in the corporate tax rate, C corporations should see favorable returns under latest tax reform bill.

Super proud of what Guidant accomplished this year. We helped fund over 2000 small business transactions which will create approximately 25,000 jobs and contribute 2.4B to our economy.

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This year we helped over 2,000 individuals become business owners, and those business owners created 25,000 as a result. Some might say that's… MARVELous.

Ha...ppy Holidays from your friends at Guidant Financial!

(And yes, we know those aren't all Marvel superheroes. The pun was too good to pass up.)

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Great advice for SMB’s from The Lending Club. And thanks for recognizing the resources available for #entrepreneurs in Guidant Financial’s Learning Center.

In this article, we share ten tips for new small businesses that could help make a difference. Read on to find out more.

Check out my latest article on building company culture. I'd welcome your thoughts/feedback.

Most entrepreneurs start their company trying to serve the best steak in town, offer the best massage or build the best product they can. That’s where

Check out my latest article on "baby boomers" and the the business opportunities around their generation. #entrepreneur #business #babyboomers

Two decades ago the founders of ComForCare Health Care Holdings saw the huge potential to offer services to a graying America. The idea of creating
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Did you know you could #invest in a business with an #IRA or #401k? #smb #startup #Entrepreneur #guidant

If you have a 401(k) plan or similar pre-tax retirement plan, you can take advantage of a little-known option called Rollovers for Business Startups (ROBS).

Please take a peek at my latest article on the difficulties of getting financing for a small business or franchise. #smb #startup #franchise #business #SmallBiz

David Nilssen, CEO of Guidant Financial, shares his tips.

Check out my latest article on

David Nilssen, CEO of Guidant Financial, shares his tips.

Everything you need to know about using 401(k) business financing, as reported by USA TODAY . Check out the article, featuring our client from Three Lantern Marine & Fishing !

Skip Sheppard took a bet on himself in 2011: The 59-year-old used $200,000 from his retirement accounts to buy a business.

Interested in owning a franchise but aren't sure which one is right for you? Join our webinar tomorrow to learn about these top franchises — with Oxi Fresh Carpet Cleaning, Express Employment Professionals - Staffing & Nothing Bundt Cakes

Learn all about three of the nation's top franchise brands to help decide which franchise is right for you.

Learn the ins and outs of the top 4 #smallbusiness funding options:

When credit cards max out, small business owners turn to these 4 popular funding methods, including SBA loans and 401(k) business financing.

Here is my latest article on Huffington Post. It's a good read if you're thinking about starting or buying a small business or franchise.

If it seems like 2016 was a booming year for small business, it’s because more entrepreneurs are going into business and staying in business. In fact, th...