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Posts Written by David Surrusco

About David Surrusco

David Surrusco is a Content Writer at National, best known for his work in creating what has become the best blog regarding business growth known to mankind: The National Advisor.

How to Lower Costs With a More Energy-Efficient Restaurant

Are you dreading the summer spike in your restaurant’s utility bills? From the ice maker to the walk-in cooler, all of your appliances spend the season fighting against rising temperatures. The same warm weather that brings in waves of customers takes its toll on your equipment and your budget. As a business owner, you needRead More

Spring Cleaning for Construction Payroll

Spring and summer are the busiest seasons for construction projects, and your company will likely need to take on more employees to handle the workload. It can be a challenge to find skilled, dedicated team members, and you want to make sure they have a great work experience. Otherwise, you risk losing talented people toRead More

5 Reasons Your Restaurant Needs Online Ordering This Summer

How do you get your restaurant ready for the best summer season ever? Start offering online ordering and delivery! A whopping 60 percent of U.S. consumers order delivery or takeout once a week, and 79 percent of millennials report using online ordering services. If that’s not enough to convince you to implement online ordering thisRead More

Why Restaurants Need Cash On-Hand BEFORE the Busy Season Starts

Seasonal fluctuations in business can bring a flood of customers to your restaurant, and you need cash on hand to cover the expenses associated with higher demand. Whether you’re known for smashing summertime drinks or a quirky atmosphere that attracts curious tourists, you can’t enter your busiest season without money to support these four essentialsRead More

National Small Business Week 2019: Your Go-To Guide

For almost 70 years, National Small Business Week (NSBW) has celebrated small business owners and entrepreneurs, and recognized how integral their contributions are to the health and competitiveness of the US economy. With so many events occurring nationwide, National’s Expert Advisors put together a guide to help you learn everything you need to know aboutRead More

New Landscaping Equipment That Helps You Take on More Customers This Summer

As summer rolls around, your landscaping business needs to be ready to tackle more projects and deliver stellar results to every customer. If you want to focus on landscaping business growth throughout the season, check out these smart equipment upgrades. Switch to a More Efficient Riding Lawn Mower When it comes to landscaping supplies, aRead More

4 Must-Have Business Protection Services for Businesses of Every Size

Risk is part of running a business, and it should never be downplayed or ignored. You need to take financial issues, compliance concerns and legalities into account when assessing business risk and arm yourself with resources to ensure you’re prepared to deal with the unexpected. Key Services to Protect Your Business If you’re wondering howRead More

6 Proven Ways to Boost Construction Marketing for Spring

Spring means a big jump in construction jobs as businesses and individuals look for experienced contractors to bring to life the projects they’ve been planning throughout the winter. How can you make sure your company is first in their minds when they’re considering who to call? Try these six construction marketing strategies to snag theRead More

How to Add Your Business to Google Maps in 2019 (5 Steps With Images)

Adding your business to Google Maps is undoubtedly one of the most essential, effective and free marketing methods available to small businesses to grab the attention of new and old customers, improving your business presence online, and much, much more. And with Google’s new platform Google My Business – which integrates seamlessly with Google MapsRead More

7 Business Loans for Bad Credit That You Can Apply for Right Now

Small Business Loans Business Line of Credit Equipment Financing Inventory Financing Accounts Receivable Financing Merchant Cash Advance Doctor Loans & Healthcare Financing When it comes to obtaining a bank loan, bad credit isn’t just a thorny issue: it’s an immovable obstacle. For reasons that have little to do with reducing risk and much to doRead More

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