Small Business Encyclopedia

Category: Location

Executive Suites

Definition: Shared offices with services provided by a management firm

Leases, Rental

Definition: An agreement between a landlord and a tenant that gives the tenant the right to use and occupy rental property for a period of time

Location

Definition: The physical space where your business exists

Retail Location

Definition: A space you lease for the selling of goods to consumers

Free Business Tools

Forms

Forms

Download and customize these free forms:

Partnership Agreement

Cashflow Worksheet

Employment Application

Calculators

Calculators

Evaluate and analyze your financials:

Cash Flow

Starting Costs

Discounted Cash Flow

Ads by Google

Latest Articles

3 Ways to Find the Right Investor for Your Business
Investments

3 Ways to Find the Right Investor for Your Business

Seed funding, angel investors or venture capital? Which one is right for you?
Brian Sutter
U.S. Investigating Possible Collusion Among Airlines
Travel

U.S. Investigating Possible Collusion Among Airlines

The Justice Department is looking into whether airlines are working together to keep ticket fares high.
How to Live Rent-Free While Building Your Business
Personal Finance

How to Live Rent-Free While Building Your Business

With this simple strategy, you'll have enough to cover monthly living expenses and may even turn in a profit.
Brandon Turner
Maximize Profits by Using These 3 P's
Strategic Leadership

Maximize Profits by Using These 3 P's

Leaders take note: These three words are the key to profits.
Gina Folk
The Most Important Thing You Must Do as a Hardware Startup
Product Development

The Most Important Thing You Must Do as a Hardware Startup

You can't develop your product while living in a cave. Instead, "pre-sell" it via crowdfunding and email marketing.
John Teel
Another Peer-to-Peer Startup Just Turned Its Contract Workers Into Employees
Legal Issues

Another Peer-to-Peer Startup Just Turned Its Contract Workers Into Employees

California's ruling that an Uber driver must be classified as an employee is rippling across the sharing economy.
Claire Zillman
Why More Overtime Could Be Bad for Employees
Economics

Why More Overtime Could Be Bad for Employees

One study suggests that the worst impact of making more workers eligible for overtime would be not on the companies or their shareholders, but on the workers themselves.
Anne Fisher
7 Ways Persuasive Body Language Bolsters Business Presentations
Body Language

7 Ways Persuasive Body Language Bolsters Business Presentations

The audience is watching to see if you know what you're talking about.
Larry Alton
9 Ways Freelancers Can Get Paid on Time and Avoid Deadbeat Clients
Freelancing

9 Ways Freelancers Can Get Paid on Time and Avoid Deadbeat Clients

Working for yourself is great, so long as you make payday as reliable as a job.
Peter Daisyme
To Stand Out From the Competition, You Need to Offer Distinct Emotional Benefits
Branding

To Stand Out From the Competition, You Need to Offer Distinct Emotional Benefits

Most products or services typically offer the same functional benefits. What separates one from the other, however, is the branding.
Jim Joseph
Want to Make Money With Online Ads Like Facebook? Learn These 5 Terms First.
Advertising

Want to Make Money With Online Ads Like Facebook? Learn These 5 Terms First.

This is an especially tough challenge in your first year or two of operation, even if you use every technique known to get traffic flowing.
Martin Zwilling
5 Ways Entrepreneurs See Life Differently
Entrepreneurship

5 Ways Entrepreneurs See Life Differently

Entrepreneurship is like a near-death experience, and that's if you succeed. Win or lose, you'll be changed.
Anna Johansson
Why and How You Should Write a Forwardable Introduction Email
Introductions

Why and How You Should Write a Forwardable Introduction Email

This style of message makes it simple for your connection to introduce you to that potential client or investor.
Alex Iskold
Girl Scouts Raise $250,000 After Rejecting Donor Who Didn't Want Funds to Go to Transgender Scouts
Crowdfunding

Girl Scouts Raise $250,000 After Rejecting Donor Who Didn't Want Funds to Go to Transgender Scouts

The Western Washington state chapter of the youth organization has piggy-backed on growing awareness and acceptance of what it means to be transgender.
Catherine Clifford
Cut Through Barriers to Success With a Laser Focus on Your Goals
Focus

Cut Through Barriers to Success With a Laser Focus on Your Goals

Distractions are detours on what is already a long road to where you want to be.
Chris Winfield
More Articles

About Encyclopedia

No matter what business topic you're interested in, you'll find our category list is an easy way to navigate our small-business encyclopedia. From Accounting and Advertising to Location and Operations, every topic offers information on the terms that matter most. And if you can't find what you need here, our "Terms A - Z" list makes tracking down terms a snap.

Ads by Google