Articles and insight into small business.

Welcome to sixty:forty

welcome to sixty:forty

We’re excited you are here and we can’t wait to tell you more about our company, our people and our platform. Why are we so excited? Because we believe that the future is small – and small business is beautiful!  OK, but what is sixty:forty? Did you know that more … Read more

Is capacity holding you back?

If you received 100 perfect clients tomorrow, what would happen in your business? Would you feel excited? Or, would you feel overwhelmed? You might have already found that you have hit your capacity limit. This happens to a lot of small business owners. When you aren’t prepared for growth, you … Read more

Do you need an annual plan?

Writing a business plan may sound like a lot of work, but it doesn’t have to be. An annual plan might sound like even more work, especially if you don’t have enough time as it is. However, an annual plan can be as simple as a single page of goals … Read more

Speak to your ideal customer

How well do you know your customer? Have you ever thought about who your ideal customer is and whether you have enough of them? The old saying ‘the squeaky wheel gets the oil’ also applies to your customers. A customer that isn’t a good fit for your business can end … Read more

How to maintain a healthy cash flow

Did you know, you can have a profitable business and still go broke? Cash flow is the lifeblood of any business. To maintain a healthy cash flow, you need more than strong revenue. You must be comfortable and confident in how you handle cash to achieve financial growth. Here are … Read more

4 Tips To Improve Your Small Business

As a Small Business Owner, improving your business can be challenging if you don’t know where to start. The key to success is knowing what tasks to focus your energy on to grow your business.

5 signs that you need to hire a bookkeeper

As a small business owner, you’re resourceful and take pride in getting things done yourself. When starting out these are essential characteristics. But as your business grows, so does the ‘to-do’ list, with an ever-increasing number of tasks and responsibilities. Most people go into business because they are great at … Read more

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We want to create a world where people successfully start, build, manage and grow their small business in a way that leads to a meaningful and prosperous life for themselves and families, their team and the wider community.