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Running Your Business

Five Financial Questions to Ask Before Hiring an Employee

Here are some common questions small business owners should ask themselves about the financial aspects of hiring new team members.
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Running Your Business

Why You Need a Bank as a Business Partner

Most small business owners understand the importance of having a bank, but do you know how much your bank can do for you?
1 min read
Running Your Business

Tips for Overcoming the Top 4 Payment Processing Problems

There's a lot to consider when selecting a payment processing solution for your small business. Here are four common digital payment challenges and solutions.
2 min read
Running Your Business

How Benchmarking Could Increase Your Profitability

Benchmarking is the process of comparing your operations against other companies - a powerful tool for helping you see what you’re accomplishing.
1 min read
Running Your Business

What Small Businesses Need to Know About Payroll

Is your business profitable enough now to hire your first new employees? Be sure you understand payroll before bringing any new hires onboard.
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Running Your Business

Upselling & Cross-selling

Boosting sales by upselling and cross-selling is often more within your control than many other tactics to improve your cash flow.
3 min read
Running Your Business

Why Businesses Should Offer More Ways to Pay

From traditional cash and checks, to credit and debit cards, to e-payments, customers enjoy a growing range of choices when it comes to payments.
2 min read
Running Your Business

Protecting Cardholder Data

It's all about trust: When customers hand you their card or provide their account information, they expect you to safeguard that sensitive data.
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Running Your Business

Leading the Way to the Future

Celebrating 30 years of the Women’s Business Ownership Act.
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Running Your Business

Women Moving Dentistry Forward

Innovative ideas are saving lives and easing anxieties. Plus: The Unique Banking Needs of Healthcare Practices.
3 min read
Running Your Business

The Danger of Doing It All

Let’s take a look at what the outcomes and consequences are when business owners take on the burden of doing “everything.”
5 min read
Running Your Business

Barbara Corcoran: Leadership

It’s the age-old nature versus nurture: are leaders born or can you become one? Check out Barbara’s point of view.
2:10 min video
Running Your Business

Barbara Corcoran: Entrepreneurial Traits

Want to know the number one trait needed to become a great entrepreneur? It has to do with a low IQ! Listen to Barbara’s take on important traits.
1:44 min video
Running Your Business

8 Things to Know About Payment Security

As more customers pay with credit cards, debit cards and mobile devices, it's more important than ever to keep data safe.
3 min read
Growing Your Business

Barbara Corcoran’s Advice for an 82-Year-Old First-Time Entrepreneur

In October, 2018, PNC sent an unlikely entrepreneur to New York City for a one-on-one consultation with Barbara Corcoran.
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Running Your Business

30 Years Later: Women Business Owners Continue Fight for Equality

Just 30 years ago, before HR Bill 5050, simple acts of financial independence like obtaining business credit under her own name, were denied to women.
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Running Your Business

Understanding the Four Stages of Your Sales Funnel

It's important to understand the four different stages of the sales funnel — and know how to reach customers at each stage.
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Running Your Business

Saying “No” is One of the Best Strategic Moves

Entrepreneur Brian Honigman, founder at Honigman Media, explains the rules of saying “No” that can help keep you focused on your financial goals.
4 min read
Running Your Business

Why Belonging Is Important —Building a Business Support Network

Three remarkable business women share their perspectives on how they got to where they are today and the importance of professional networks.
3 min video
Running Your Business

Why Your Company Needs to Accept Mobile Payments

Still on the fence about accepting mobile payments? Read about the benefits, including efficiency and increased security for you and your customers.
2 min read