82% Of Small Businesses Fail Because Of Cash Flow Problems – Here Are 3 Ways To Fix That
82% Of Small Businesses Fail Because Of Cash Flow Problems – Here Are 3 Ways To Fix That

Cash and profit are two completely different things. Are you making decisions off the latter or the former?

Brandon Metcalf / July 27, 2020

Using PlaceCPM: How We Make Better Business Decisions, Faster
Using PlaceCPM: How We Make Better Business Decisions, Faster

Accurate forecasts drive business decisions. The problem is, the time and effort required to produce and maintain accurate forecasts can be daunting at best.

Luke Zimbelman / July 1, 2020

Entrepreneurship During A Pandemic: Why Right Now Could Be A Great Time To Start A Business
Entrepreneurship During A Pandemic: Why Right Now Could Be A Great Time To Start A Business

Personally, I don’t think there’s ever a “right time” to start a business. If you look at the last big financial recession, a lot of powerful companies came out of the housing crisis of 2008, and a lot of powerful companies failed. And if you compare that to two or so years ago, when the […]

Brandon Metcalf / June 11, 2020

Managing Stress As A Founder During The Coronavirus Pandemic: 5 Effective Techniques
Managing Stress As A Founder During The Coronavirus Pandemic: 5 Effective Techniques

Building a company is always stressful. For example, when we launched my previous company, Talent Rover, there was always something going on—some fire we had to put out. We dealt with a lawsuit early on, which was stressful. We scaled from one office in the US to nine offices around the world in a very […]

Brandon Metcalf / May 20, 2020

5 Ways To Keep Morale High And Encourage Productivity While Everyone Is Working From Home
5 Ways To Keep Morale High And Encourage Productivity While Everyone Is Working From Home

Overnight, working from home went from something that many of us would occasionally do to an everyday way of life.  It is certainly one of the largest transitions I’ve ever gone through, and I know I’m not alone.   For all of the companies all over the world that can carry on from home, including ours, […]

Brandon Metcalf / April 22, 2020

Why We Joined The 1% Pledge—And The 3 Ways We Are Supporting Philanthropic Initiatives
Why We Joined The 1% Pledge—And The 3 Ways We Are Supporting Philanthropic Initiatives

Since the launch of Place Technology, almost two years ago, a key priority of our company’s culture has been to give back.  From the very beginning, we wanted to be than just a software company—and instead play an active role in impacting our local community, our customers, our vendors, and the planet. When we hire, […]

Luke Zimbelman / February 19, 2020

Too Many Founders Neglect Cash Projections For Their Startups—And Pay For It Later As A Result. Here’s How To Get It Right
Too Many Founders Neglect Cash Projections For Their Startups—And Pay For It Later As A Result. Here’s How To Get It Right

Every founder wants to feel in complete control of their company. 

And yet, many founders ignore arguably the most important variable in their entire venture…

Brandon Metcalf / January 22, 2020

82% Of Small Businesses Fail Because They Mismanage Cash Flow. But This 1 Simple Tweak Can Help Keep Your Company Alive
82% Of Small Businesses Fail Because They Mismanage Cash Flow. But This 1 Simple Tweak Can Help Keep Your Company Alive

There is a common misconception in the world of entrepreneurship that businesses fail because they simply aren’t generating enough cash.

Luke Zimbelman / January 15, 2020

5 Questions You Should Ask Before Increasing Your Overhead And Bringing On More Team Members
5 Questions You Should Ask Before Increasing Your Overhead And Bringing On More Team Members

PlaceCPM allows managers to accurately forecast and determine the true costs of their decisions.

Brandon Metcalf / January 8, 2020

Is Your Startup a Rocketship? Here’s How to Overcome 7 High-Growth Pain Points.
Is Your Startup a Rocketship? Here’s How to Overcome 7 High-Growth Pain Points.

Your venture isn’t your job. Your venture is your life. There is no separation.

These are the growing pains you can expect to encounter along the way—and how you should think about approaching them.

Brandon Metcalf / December 19, 2019