Thursday, October 22, 2020

Articles by

Frederick Welk

Frederick Welk is a CEDF business advisor and serves as director of education and communications. Before joining the organization, he spent more than 30 years in specialty retailing and franchise development, operating his own company for 23 years.

Can your employees figure out what’s right?

We recently featured a webinar about establishing an ethics program and why this is important,...

No escape from the fatal flaws

Previously I’ve written about five fatal flaws that I’ve seen that commonly causing small business...

How are you going to compete?

There are really only three ways that a company can compete: cost, innovation, or customer...

Let’s be optimistic about disaster debt

The Last of the Spirits, from Charles Dickens: A Christmas...

Don’t be a chicken when recruiting

In the space of a few months the COVID crisis has...
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How to finance your small business

Seeking financing for a small business in the coming months with a bank or nonprofit...
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Twelve tips for getting a small business loan

Understanding how things look from the lender’s point of view can help prepare a small...

Without cash, your business is as good as closed

Businesses this March quickly went from normal to cautious to a standstill. No wonder small...