Sympathy & Funeral Work

Sympathy & Funeral Work

Sympathy and Funeral work is still a useful source of Sales and your bottom line (Profit). There are several key components of getting the order, making the arrangement and delivering the product. First – do a self-evaluation of your resources, do you have a knowledge person on staff that can...Read more

Church Business

Church Business

Here in Jacksonville, there are over 200 churches, some very small in a strip shopping center and a couple huge churches taking up several city blocks with parking garages. There is plenty of opportunities to make a sale to the churches, hopefully on a weekly standing order. There are several...Read more

Employee Annual Review

Employee Annual Review

As a business owner with employees, I always found a written annual employee review, a very helpful exercise. It forced me to write out my thoughts about the employee, and think about what I could do to help with employee grow with the company and to get the most value from the employee. I also...Read more

The Use of Trade Credits

The Use of Trade Credits

What is a Trade Credit? In simple terms, you are trading your goods and services of your flowers shop for goods and services of a company that does business with your flower shop. In Jacksonville, it is very common for Advertising companies like Television and Radio stations to trade air time on...Read more

Security for your Shop

Security for your Shop

As part of running your shop, security is coming more than just making sure that all the doors are locked at night. Almost every day, I hear a commercial from a law firm stating, “Have you been hurt at work or while being at a business” you are entitled to compensation because of your injury...Read more

The Petty Cash Fund

The Petty Cash Fund

Like most of us florist, we have a petty cash fund. The fund is used to pay the small expenses that arise in any small businesses. The expense could be for gas, tire repair, paying some to make a delivery, or going to the store and purchase an item to go with an order. InRead more

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