Small Business

Measuring growth to help guide your success

Don Mercer
Posted by Don Mercer
Small Business Banking
Man showing flip chart to 4 colleagues in a meeting.

Many small business owners have a tendency to focus on growth at all costs. The question I like to ask, however, is this: How profitable is your growth?

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5 resources to help in starting a new business

Don Mercer
Posted by Don Mercer
Small Business Banking
Four young adults (2 men, 2 women) sitting on floor of an office reviewing some papers.

There are resources available to help those who may not have a lot of previous experience in their chosen field.

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Small business survey reveals ‘no regrets’ surprise

Michelle Di Gangi
Small Business Banking
Female business owner with long red hair, sitting at desk and looking out window with a contented look.

Bank of the West’s “Pay It Forward” survey found that 92% of small business owners have no regrets, among other enlightening results.

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Customer Wise: Consistent quality needs no sales force

Michelle Di Gangi
Small Business Banking
Jeff Cleary, owner of Grateful Bread, surrounded by many different types of loaves.

You’d be hard pressed to find a better example of how dedication to quality can pay off for a small business than Grateful Bread in Denver.

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