Susan Guillory, AllBusiness

Susan Guillory

AllBusiness

San Diego, CA, United States

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Past:
  • AllBusiness
  • SME Digital
  • Forbes
  • ReadWrite
  • Franchise Direct USA
  • Jeff Bullas
  • PR Daily
  • Cision Canada
  • Tweak Your Biz
  • Oberlo
  • and more…

Past articles by Susan:

‘What the Coronavirus Crisis Has Taught Me About My Business’: 4 Entrepreneurs Weigh In

Real-life digital entrepreneurs share the harsh lessons they’ve learned from trying to run a business in the current pandemic, and how they’ve been forced to change the way they serve their customers. → Read More

5 Lessons Small Business Owners Should Learn From the Pandemic

Running a small business right now is extremely challenging if not impossible. But there are important things to keep in mind that can help us plan for a more hopeful future. → Read More

Spectacular Fails in Rebranding the Los Angeles Rams

Like the maiden voyage of the Titanic, the 2020 rebranding of Los Angeles’ Rams team is turning out to be less than ideal — and may sink the entire franchise if it’s not taken in...read more → Read More

Will Your Small Business Be Ready If a Recession Hits? 5 Ways to Prepare Now

Headlines are bleak right now, and it’s impacting small business. We share five things to focus on that can help your company weather this unprecedented period of economic instability. → Read More

5 Reasons to Love Micropreneurs—The Best Traits the Smallest of Small Business Owners Share

Whether you’re a micropreneur yourself or thinking about hiring or partnering with one, here are the key traits that make us so successful as entrepreneurs. → Read More

The Secret to Effective Business Networking

To be a successful networker, you need to do more than “machine gun” your business card to everyone in the room. So, what is the key to leveraging your network? → Read More

Trust Your Gut: How All Business Owners Can Harness the Power of Instinct

Following your instincts can keep you from making bad decisions in your business and in your life. All you have to do is be open to what your intuition is telling you. → Read More

How to Successfully Launch and Grow Your Local Business

Marketing a local business is different from promoting a global one. Here are startup lessons an entrepreneur learned while launching a hyper-local company. → Read More

Why I Don't Like Being Labeled a Female Entrepreneur

Calling women who run businesses "female entrepreneurs" insinuates there's a difference between genders that impacts a woman's ability to succeed. Let's change the dialogue, shall we? → Read More

How to Start a Second Business (While Still Running Your First)

Only an entrepreneur would be crazy enough to start a second business while already running a company. Learn how to maximize the success of the new business while sustaining your original one. → Read More

How To Keep Your Business Partnership From Imploding

Consider carefully before taking on a friend or family member as your business partner. Here are some important lessons about business partnerships that one entrepreneur learned the hard way. → Read More

How to Keep Your Business Partnership From Imploding

Consider carefully before taking on a friend or family member as your business partner. Here are some important lessons about business partnerships that one entrepreneur learned the hard way. → Read More

6 Tips to Finding and Hiring Freelancers for Your Small Business

When you run a small business, you may not need (or be able to afford) a full-time staff. We share tips to help you find and hire the best freelance workers for your company. → Read More

Increasing Business Credit the Safe and Smart Way

Competition is fierce for startups and with so many leading causes of startup failure (insufficient financing, poor planning, not enough marketing, lack of understanding of customers’ needs), wouldn’t you do whatever you could to avoid common pitfalls like these? Finances are a major contributor to whether or not a startup survives. Because technology is always … → Read More

5 Things We Micropreneurs Really Want for Christmas

If you're a micropreneur like me—someone who operates a business on a very small scale—you and your business could really benefit from these five things this holiday season. → Read More

Is it Worth It to Buy into an Award-Winning Franchise?

Is the name brand of an award-winning franchise worth it? Like all franchises, there are pros and cons you need to consider. → Read More

5 Things to do NOW to Prep for Your New Franchise Opening in 2019

Is becoming a franchisee on your resolution list for 2019? Here are five things you can do now to prepare. → Read More

5 Things We Entrepreneurs Should Be Truly Thankful For

As entrepreneurs, we have much to be grateful for—and not just around Thanksgiving. Here's my list of what I think is best about owning my own business. → Read More

5 Things We Entrepreneurs Should Be Truly Thankful For

As entrepreneurs, we have much to be grateful for—and not just around Thanksgiving. Here's my list of what I think is best about owning my own business. → Read More

7 Ways to Turn Your Passion Into a Side Hustle

If you decide to launch a side hustle, whether you plan to grow the business or simply want some extra income, start small and grow as you’re ready. → Read More