Monthly Archive:: March 2015

North Country home-based business rises to retail bakery status

NH SBDC is celebrating its 30th anniversary by highlighting just some of the many small business  clients we’ve had over the years.  While the state was battling epic snowstorms, Magdalena Randall was busy setting up a retail bakery site in downtown Lancaster. Her Polish Princess Bakery had outgrown her family home after three years of providing artisan breads and other

Break those bad habits

Owning your own business isn’t easy. It takes time, effort, and a great deal of personal investment. But sometimes you can make it even harder on yourself than it needs to be. Here are a few habits to break if you and your business are to stay healthy: Trying to do too much. Life is full of

Take some tips from billionaires

Highly successful people come from all different backgrounds, but they share some common habits, according to author Paul C. Brunson. Brunson has spent time working with celebrity Oprah Winfrey and billionaire Enver Yucel and noticed that the two shared some common working habits, habits that those of us with less than a billion dollars can also practice.