Business Fundamental News

Here, you can find links to news articles about or by ProStrategix 
relating to information about the fundamentals of operating a business

US News & World Report

Can I Get a Business Credit Card With Only an EIN?
"No reputable institution will give you credit solely with an EIN, no credit history and a zero balance in your business banking account," says Brian Cairns, founder of business consulting firm ProStrategix Consulting

SHRM ~ Gig Economy


Know the Perils of the Gig Economy
The gig economy is getting a lot of attention these days—some good, some not so good.

Screenshot_2019-08-22 Are You Letting Your Business Run You


Are You Letting Your Business Run You?
The restaurant industry is not for the faint of heart. While passion is the spark that inspires restaurateurs to pursue their dreams, profit margins determine whether or not those dreams are a sustainable business.

Delegating means hiring and firing as is needed for new employees

Small Business Trends

How to Fire an Employee
Many states have at-will employment provisions for employers and employees. This gives bosses a wide berth to fire people. For workers, there is often a wrongful termination avenue to look into.


Wave Blog

How to choose a bank for your small business?
“Your personal bank might not be small business-friendly or offer the best small business rates, or may have high hurdle rates for loans,” says Brian Cairns, CEO at ProStrategix Consulting.


Associated Press

Thinking of partnering? Some tips for business owners
When small business owners want to take on partners, the selection process needs to be carried out thoughtfully and deliberately. The wrong choice can doom not only the partnership, but the company.