Author: Don Mercer

Big Game wins: 3 takeaways from the Broncos’ victory

Don Mercer
Posted by Don Mercer
Small Business Banking
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What business lessons can we take away from the Big Game?

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5 strategies for your business as interest rates rise

Don Mercer
Posted by Don Mercer
Small Business Banking
Woman reviewing business plans at a desk

I’ll tell you up front that in the near term the rise in interest rates is not going to be a life-changing event.

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Fired with enthusiasm: 6 tips to help with hiring

Don Mercer
Posted by Don Mercer
Small Business Banking
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Hiring good people is tough, and it can be especially difficult when the job market gets tight — as it is right now in several places.

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When concentration is a big problem for a small business

Don Mercer
Posted by Don Mercer
Small Business Banking
Male employee in a green apron sliding a pizza into the oven on a long-handled spatula.

From a lender’s perspective, 20% of total sales to a single customer of the business is a red flag.

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