Tag: business owner

We started She Stands Tall in 2017 because I thought that learning what, how, and why female entrepreneurs do their thing would be inspiring, educational, and fun. Fortunately, over 50 women who own Milwaukee-area businesses of all sizes agreed to tell their stories to rooms full of strangers. What a ride it has been! We’ve…

Your potential client loves your work and wants to hire you. Now what? You need a customized client services agreement that clearly identifies the work you’ll perform, your client’s obligations, and the limits of your liability in case the business relationship goes south. Also remember that your client services agreement is a marketing opportunity and…

An LLC is a popular tool for small businesses for lots of good reasons. Read more about those reasons here. But DIYing an operating agreement from various online sources is risky since it’ll be maybe enforceable, maybe what you actually want and need, and maybe complete. A customized operating agreement is the best way to…

Five reasons LLCs with two or more members need an operating agreement Decide how you want to operate your business. Determine whether members can be required to chip in cash. Identify a process in case a member wants out. Define how the LLC could force a member out. Address the three Ds in advance—what if…