Does Mother Really Know Best?

Moms are great. Need that recipe from the last family dinner to impress your new girlfriend? Presto. Need someone to look over your resume? She's got you. Need a ride to the airport? Of course, honey. Need help managing your company's new website to help optimize your SEO? 

Does Mother Really Know Best?

The Future Awaits You

Where do you see yourself in 10 years? Sound familiar? For some this question inspires visions of greatness, and are eager to present you with a detailed outline of their big plan. For others, shadows creep in and the thought of next week is terrifying. While those unique few seem to go through life acting on impulse without a care in the world, for most of us this is not a manageable lifestyle. If you are a business owner then you know exactly what we mean. 

The Future Awaits You

I Want You To Want Me

Last March small businesses accounted for the creation of 108,000 jobs. While the economy has not wholly returned to it's pre-2008 state, the number of small businesses has steadily grown creating a more confident market. According to Inc. some industries are actually booming like, not so surprisingly, tech-based and even corporate wellness companies. If you are small business owner ready to hire in 2016, here are some things to consider as you delve into the applicant pool.

I Want You To Want Me

Business Manageable?

The ability to delegate tasks is hugely beneficial to business owners, but would you believe that statistics show more than 80% of the time companies fail to hire a suitable manager. 

Business Manageable?

Just Google It

Whether it's where I'm eating, where I'm traveling or, God forbid, something I'm buying, like a lot of people in my generation - those in their 20s and 30s - I feel compelled to do a ton of research to make sure I'm getting every option and then making the best choice.  -Aziz Ansari, Modern Romance

Just Google It

Houston, We Have A Problem: 5 Things to Consider Before a Product Launch

According to Harvard Business Review, "American families, on average, repeatedly buy the same 150 items which constitute as much as 85% of their household needs." This is not particularly great news for business owners looking to launch a new product or service in the coming months.

Houston, We Have A Problem: 5 Things to Consider Before a Product Launch

Drop and Give Me Twenty

For anyone that has ever experienced the joys of strength training, then they know all too well the pains of starting out, the excitement of building new strength, and then that fateful stage where the exercise no longer poses a challenge. The muscles have plateaued. Is this your business?

Drop and Give Me Twenty

Jericho, Inc. Now Part of the SCRA Research Partner Network

Jericho, Inc. is pleased to announce becoming one of the new South Carolina Research Authority, SCRA, Research Partners as part of the SC Launch program.

Jericho, Inc. Now Part of the SCRA Research Partner Network

Business D.I.Y. or D.I.O.K.?

Thanks to Pinterest everyone is a D.I.Y.'er these days. That is, until you try to make the 7-layer rainbow cake in a mason jar and it ends up looking more like a poorly preserved fruit cake. 

Business D.I.Y. or D.I.O.K.?

VAGASPACE Popup Coworking + Startup Grind Charleston

For many, the idea of an office brings to mind the image of a stuffy cubicle and sipping from paper cups at the water fountain. If this is you, you may have turned to fighting for outlets at the local coffee shop or working around kids' toys, pet hair, and the blare of your neighbor's lawn mower to make phone calls from a home office. The struggle is real, but it doesn't have to be. 

VAGASPACE Popup Coworking + Startup Grind Charleston

Get Smart with Jericho/SmartBiz SBA Loans

One of the best ways to grow your small business is with a Small Business Administration (SBA) loan.  In December, Jericho was approved as a preferred referral assistance partner for SmartBiz, a leader in online lending that uses technology to lower barriers in both the application and approvals process.  

Get Smart with Jericho/SmartBiz SBA Loans

Cash Begets Cash - Angel Investment Update

These days, you can't just have a dollar and a dream. You need an executable plan and a strong management team in your Startup. You can’t just be smart and have a good personality - People can see through that today.  It’s not like it was even five years ago. ... Investors have become much more formal and diligent in key metrics they want, and if you don’t have them, it’s not going to happen....

Cash Begets Cash - Angel Investment Update

Client Profile: Lyn Tally of GO Interactive Wellness

Meet Lyn Tally of GO Interactive Wellness. Tally's business provides alternative approach to well-being by offering mindfulness practices to corporations and their employees. We interviewed Tally to find out a little bit more about her holistic and healing business.

Client Profile: Lyn Tally of GO Interactive Wellness

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

It’s not easy being green. Well, maybe when you are Kermit the Frog, but being environmentally friendly is much easier than you think. Jericho, Inc. is a participant of the City of Charleston Green Business Challenge, and we are proud to have been awarded the Magnolia Level for the second year in a row.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Client Profile: Nectar

While some entrepreneurs get their big break on shows like Shark Tank, most start from far more humble beginnings. In 2011, friends Sean Holmes and Dylan Roukous started selling self-assembled, sporty sunglasses direct to students on the campus at Radford University in Virginia. Today, we know them as Nectar.

Client Profile: Nectar