coronavirus

Rehiring Laid Off Employees: 5 Things To Remember

This post is a revised version of an article about rehiring laid off employees originally published on Forbes by National’s CEO, Joe Camberato. To view the original article, click here. Wondering when you should start rehiring laid off employees? Vaccines are becoming more available every day and local governments are slowly starting to lift lockdown…

What Will Business Financing Look Like After the Covid-19 Pandemic?

To apply for the second round of PPP funding, click here. To learn about other flexible business financing options you may qualify for, click here. This post was last updated based on the current state of small business financing on February 5, 2021. Between the global coronavirus pandemic, lockdowns, and the financial struggles that came with them,…

Breaking Into New Markets: The Complete Small Business Guide

Thinking about breaking into new markets but don’t know where or how to start? We’ve put together this guide on everything small businesses need to know about entering new markets, gaining a competitive advantage, and opening new revenue streams. The coronavirus pandemic and the economic recession of 2020 have demonstrated how important it is for…

6 Essential Tips to Get Back to Business For Your Small Business

Preparing to get back to business after temporary shutdowns and extended lockdowns? Your business has made it through unprecedented times of economic crisis—but things aren’t back to normal just yet. However, there are steps you can take to effectively ramp things up in your small business.  A lot has changed and your business may face…

Preparing Your Small Business for the Second Wave of the Coronavirus

News of coronavirus cases rising may leave you wondering if you should start preparing your small business for a second wave of Covid-19. If there is a second wave, most small businesses will be better prepared, thanks to both experience and additional resources. Fortunately, most won’t be in the same position as the initial lockdowns…

You Got PPP Funding. What Are Your Small Business’s New Options?

This post is a revised version of an article originally published on Forbes by National’s CEO, Joe Camberato. To view the original article, click here. During normal times, the number one challenge that business owners face is cash flow. Between payroll, operating expenses, inventory and more, small business owners need capital in order to drive…

12 Coronavirus Small Business Relief Fund Programs You May Qualify For

The COVID-19 pandemic has drastically impacted international companies and local small businesses alike. Some companies have closed their doors for good, and others are still struggling to find ways to keep their business afloat. If you’re looking for a coronavirus small business relief fund, you’re not alone—many other businesses are in the same boat. Beyond…