Cost Cutting

News and Articles About Cost Cutting

6 Tools Your Business Should Invest in for 2014
Technology

6 Tools Your Business Should Invest in for 2014

Software and platforms make it cheap and easy for your business to address everything from marketing, to brand management to human resources.
Mikal E. Belicove
Delta to Replace Flight Bags With Microsoft Surface 2 Tablets
Growth Strategies

Delta to Replace Flight Bags With Microsoft Surface 2 Tablets

Taking steps toward a completely paperless cockpit, Delta is swapping out its pilots' flight bags for Microsoft Surface 2 tablets.
Laura Entis
3 Rules You Must Follow If You Want Your Company to Be Exceptional
Growth Strategies

3 Rules You Must Follow If You Want Your Company to Be Exceptional

Michael Raynor, a director with Deloitte, examined 25,000 companies across hundreds of industries and 45 years worth of data. First, he identified the best of the best. Then he identified how the best of the best got there.
Catherine Clifford
5 Personal Finance Tips for Cash-Strapped Entrepreneurs
Finance

5 Personal Finance Tips for Cash-Strapped Entrepreneurs

How to go all-in on a new business venture without draining your personal bank account.
Adam Wren
Are Your Eyes Bigger Than Your Budget? 3 Tips to Rein in Your Startup Costs
Finance

Are Your Eyes Bigger Than Your Budget? 3 Tips to Rein in Your Startup Costs

Startups simply must make a budget and stick to it. Otherwise, you could wind up a statistic. Here are just three ways to keep your costs down.
Neil Parmar
Where Is Your Business Overspending?
Finance

Where Is Your Business Overspending?

The most unexpected areas of overspending for a small and growing business.
10 Ways to Trim Shipping Costs
Growth Strategies

10 Ways to Trim Shipping Costs

Small businesses can benefit from discount offers, regional carriers and hybrid delivery service.
Jane Porter
Profits or Bust: Inside the Mind of an Efficiency Expert
Growth Strategies

Profits or Bust: Inside the Mind of an Efficiency Expert

Businesses often pay a lot of money to productivity analysts. We asked one business efficiency expert for his best tips.
Catherine Clifford
Your Business Leaking Money? 5 Holes to Plug
Finance

Your Business Leaking Money? 5 Holes to Plug

A little checkup on your spending can go a long way. Here's what to do if you feel like you're watching your money go down the drain.
Catherine Clifford
A Checklist for Strategic Cost Cutting
Finance

A Checklist for Strategic Cost Cutting

Looking for smart ways to trim spending at your business? Here's advice on how to get started.
3 Belt-Tightening Mistakes to Avoid
Finance

3 Belt-Tightening Mistakes to Avoid

Where to be extra careful when you trim budgets.
Catherine Clifford
7 Frugal Startup Tips from Millionaire Entrepreneurs
Starting a Business

7 Frugal Startup Tips from Millionaire Entrepreneurs

Even the most successful business owners pinched pennies when starting up -- and many still do. Consider their money-saving advice when starting a business.
Gwen Moran
10 Ways to Green Your Retail Store
Finance

10 Ways to Green Your Retail Store

It can be hard to make expensive changes that could bring big energy savings, such as adding insulation or installing skylights. But you should.
Carol Tice
Designing a More Work-Friendly Workspace
Growth Strategies

Designing a More Work-Friendly Workspace

A company ditches its traditional office for a cost-effective space that better reflects the way it does business.
Katherine Duncan