The Silver City Small Business Development Center has agreed to send weekly columns to the Beat. We’re starting with ones that have already been published in the Daily Press.
The opinions do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the Grant County Beat.
Published on Monday, 29 June 2015 15:01
How do you make a pitch for government contracts? It's not easy to navigate government red tape. Free help is available from seven Procurement Technical Assistance Program (PTAP) centers in New Mexico-- Continue reading
Published on Monday, 22 June 2015 15:03
New Mexico is embracing collaboration to cut down on bureaucratic red tape in the hunt for funding. Read this article to find out which kinds of projects qualify for FundIt.
When a New Mexico communit-- Continue reading
Published on Monday, 15 June 2015 16:06
Are you ready to export your products? How do you know?
New Mexico's Economic Development Department wants you to sell your goods and services worldwide--and they have the resources to help you know w-- Continue reading
Published on Monday, 25 May 2015 07:00
Return on investment (ROI) is a financial concept that measures the profitability of an investment. There are several methods to determine ROI, but the most common is to divide net profit by total ass-- Continue reading
Published on Monday, 18 May 2015 19:26
When first starting out, it often seems that simple things like monthly subscriptions will only help your business. But after the first few months-then years-the small costs can really add up.
Q. What-- Continue reading
Published on Monday, 04 May 2015 15:59
By Jennifer Sinsabaugh, Operations Director, New Mexico Manufacturing Extension Partnership
There is a way to take apart the puzzling steps in a business--and put them back together again, to work mor-- Continue reading
Published on Monday, 27 April 2015 14:17
By Finance New Mexico
What governs your credit score?
There are five criteria that are used to measure your FICO score. It's important to know what they are and how they are viewed by lending institut-- Continue reading
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