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2-Minute Tip: How to Create the Perfect Arbitration Clause (and why you may not want it)

Posted by on Jul 18, 2017 in General, legal explanations | 0 comments

2-Minute Tip: How to Create the Perfect Arbitration Clause (and why you may not want it)

Arbitration is an alternative to litigating your case in court. Sounds good, but an improperly written arbitration clause could land you in court anyway. This week Tisha tells you how you can draft the perfect arbitration clause, but also lets you know why arbitration may not be right for small businesses.

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2-Minute Tip: Why You Shouldn’t Pay for a Registered Agent

Posted by on Jun 20, 2017 in General, legal explanations | 0 comments

2-Minute Tip: Why You Shouldn’t Pay for a Registered Agent

In all 50 states LLC’s and corporations are required to have a registered agent. Why is it a legal requirement that your business have a Registered Agent? Should you pay for a Registered Agent? Watch this week’s 2-minute tip and find out.

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2-Minute Tip: Building Your Business Credit

Posted by on Jun 6, 2017 in General, legal explanations | 0 comments

2-Minute Tip: Building Your Business Credit

Do you know how much your business credit depends on your personal credit? Do you have a banker you can discuss it with? In the age of online banking a lot of us don’t have many dealings with our bankers anymore, but it could be beneficial to you and your business if you make your business banker your business BFF. Find out more about building up your business credit and working with your business banker in this week’s two-minute...

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2-Minute Tip: Which is Best: LLC or S Corp?

Posted by on May 30, 2017 in General, legal explanations | 0 comments

2-Minute Tip: Which is Best: LLC or S Corp?

What’s the best way to structure your business? Selecting an LLC? Deciding on an S Corp? Confused? Maybe the choices are easier than you think! Get a better understanding of it all, including some guidance on how to decide which tax structure is right for you, in this week’s two-minute tip.

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2-Minute Tip: Why Lawyers Are So Expensive

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in General, legal explanations | 0 comments

2-Minute Tip: Why Lawyers Are So Expensive

You work hard for your money. Is it worth the price to have your legal situation reviewed by a lawyer? Have you ever asked your lawyer: “Can you just skim this document and tell me if it’s okay to sign?” In this week’s two-minute tip, Tisha explains the effect of skimming a document using chopped cashews. Yes, cashews. You’ll be amazed at what a difference a comma can...

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2-Minute Tip: Do These Jeans Make Me Look Fat?

Posted by on May 9, 2017 in General, legal explanations | Comments Off on 2-Minute Tip: Do These Jeans Make Me Look Fat?

2-Minute Tip: Do These Jeans Make Me Look Fat?

I found this stack of jeans that no longer fit. Do these jeans make me look fat? Absolutely. The last time they fit with any level of comfort was, like, a decade ago. And, I’m not exaggerating when I say a decade ago! So why ask the question? Here’s the bigger question: What do these jeans have to do with your business? Watch the video to find out.

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2-Minute Tip: It Only Takes 10 Seconds to Protect Yourself from Credit Fraud

Posted by on May 3, 2017 in General, legal explanations | Comments Off on 2-Minute Tip: It Only Takes 10 Seconds to Protect Yourself from Credit Fraud

2-Minute Tip: It Only Takes 10 Seconds to Protect Yourself from Credit Fraud

All of those pre-screened, pre-approved credit offers you get in the mail may not be damaging your credit score, but each one is an opportunity for an identity thief to tap the valuable credit score you’ve spent years accumulating. In this week’s two-minute tip, Tisha shows you how you can protect yourself and turn off these offers for a full five years in only 10 seconds. Seriously – It only takes 10...

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2-Minute Tip: Essential Advice for Trade Secret Protection

Posted by on Apr 25, 2017 in General, legal explanations | Comments Off on 2-Minute Tip: Essential Advice for Trade Secret Protection

2-Minute Tip: Essential Advice for Trade Secret Protection

Last week we told you about the valuable asset your company has in the form of proprietary information and trade secrets. In this week’s two-minute tip Tisha takes it one step further by explaining how one man inadvertently gave away his trade secrets by not taking the proper steps to protect himself. Click Here to Let Us Know You’d Like More Information on Protecting Your Trade...

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2-Minute Tip: Is Your Customer List a Trade Secret?

Posted by on Apr 20, 2017 in General, legal explanations | Comments Off on 2-Minute Tip: Is Your Customer List a Trade Secret?

2-Minute Tip: Is Your Customer List a Trade Secret?

On average, it costs seven times as much to acquire a new customer as it does to sell to an existing one. By that measurement your customer list is certainly a valuable asset, but is it a trade secret? The definitive answer is – maybe. Find out what does and doesn’t make your list a trade secret in this week’s two-minute tip. We’re offering this week’s video for you two different ways: One of them is our standard two-minute tip. The other is for our Star Trek fans out there. Watch your preferred version below: Click Here to Let Us...

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2-Minute Tip: How to Get Free Help For Your Business

Posted by on Apr 12, 2017 in General, legal explanations | Comments Off on 2-Minute Tip: How to Get Free Help For Your Business

2-Minute Tip: How to Get Free Help For Your Business

Summer is coming up so now is a good time to start thinking about getting some free summer help for your business. That’s right – FREE! No matter what type of business you have, you can create an unpaid internship program. Unpaid internships can be a great benefit to your business, but you need to make sure you set the program up correctly or you could end up in a world of trouble with the IRS, the Department of Labor, and various local and state agencies. Watch this week’s two-minute tip to find out what you need to know before you set-up an...

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