“The Cashless Journey” — a new global report that tracks how 33 major economies are progressing from cash-based to cashless societies — concludes that the United States is approaching the “tipping point” to becoming nearly cashless, and that remaining cash usage is primarily the result of consumer habit. Could 2014 be the year?
There’s a multitude of research that supports the fact that it costs far more to attract a new customer than to retain an existing customer – so you better keep them happy! Sometimes it’s easier said, than done. We are all human — we feel disappointment, frustration and sometimes anger when we feel that our needs are not being met or if we’ve been mistreated.
A survey of 2,000 small business owners reports that they may be taking a more conservative approach to running their businesses, but female entrepreneurs are more likely than their male counterparts to say their primary goal is to grow their business.
Each year, SCORE provides small business mentoring and workshops to more than 375,000 new and growing small businesses. Since 1964, SCORE has helped more than 9 million aspiring entrepreneurs. More than 13,000 business experts volunteer as mentors in 364 chapters serving local communities with entrepreneur education to help grow 1 million small businesses.