BLOG

    Brixey & Meyer Blog

    Embrace Pain & Uncertainty

    Posted by Doug Meyer on Aug 5, 2020 9:53:14 AM

    I am one that likes to plan, have clarity, and feel in control. Well, 2020 certainly has challenged me in these areas. Regardless, I still have a choice. One option is to feel like a victim, get angry, be annoyed, complain about the situation, and feel sorry for myself. Been there, done that! Not fun or productive.

    Read More

    Topics: Strategic Planning, Succession Planning, Takeaways, Retain, Key Employees, Growth, workplace productivity, Success, Management, 2020, Workplace Culture

    Replace Lagging Performance Indicators with Leading Ones

    Posted by Johnny Krehbiel on Jun 9, 2020 12:01:34 PM

    Due to many factors, your financial results for YTD 2020 very likely differ from original forecasts.  

    Read More

    Topics: Takeaways, culture, Business Advisory, Growing, Business Owners, workplace productivity, Success, 2020, Lessons, COVID-19, KPI

    Congress Approves Favorable Changes to PPP

    Posted by Alan Greenwell on Jun 4, 2020 12:13:42 PM

    On Wednesday evening, the U.S. Senate approved H.R. 7010, a bill that will dramatically change critical terms to the Small Business Administration's Paycheck Protection Program, providing much needed relief for borrowers.

    Read More

    Topics: ohio, workplace productivity, Management, 2020, Workplace Culture, Coronavirus, Stay at Home Order, SBA Disaster, COVID-19, Loan, SBA, Small Business Administration, Small Businesses

    Ohio DSA Launches Two More Grant Programs to Help Small Businesses

    Posted by Kari Brooke on Jun 3, 2020 3:12:28 PM

    The Ohio Development Services Agency has created two new grant programs to help small businesses recover from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. These programs are targeted to help small businesses that have disproportionately been affected by closures, or have pivoted to help end shortages of protective medical gear. The two grants are funded by federal CARES Act stimulus funds.

    Read More

    Topics: ohio, workplace productivity, Management, 2020, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Small Businesses, Businesses

    SBA Loan Forgiveness: Application & Instructions

    Posted by Alan Greenwell on May 18, 2020 3:07:21 PM

    On Friday, May 15, 2020, the U.S. Small Business Administration released the much-anticipated application and instructions for how Paycheck Protection Program borrowers can see their loans forgiven.

    Read More

    Topics: ohio, workplace productivity, Management, 2020, Workplace Culture, Coronavirus, Stay at Home Order, SBA Disaster, COVID-19, Loan, SBA, Small Business Administration, Small Businesses, CARES Act

    Question & Answer: "How will SBA review borrowers’ required good-faith certification...?"

    Posted by Alan Greenwell on May 14, 2020 12:20:28 PM

    "How will SBA review borrowers' required good-faith certification concerning the necessity of their loan request?"

    Read More

    Topics: ohio, workplace productivity, Management, 2020, Workplace Culture, Coronavirus, Stay at Home Order, SBA Disaster, COVID-19, Loan, SBA, Small Business Administration, Small Businesses, CARES Act

    Paycheck Protection Program: Additional Funds Available

    Posted by Alan Greenwell on Apr 27, 2020 9:17:31 AM

    On Friday, April 24, 2020, the President signed into law a $484 billion relief bill called the Paycheck Protection Program ("PPP") and Health Care Enhancement Act with additional funding for PPP, Hospitals, and Testing. 

    Read More

    Topics: ohio, workplace productivity, Management, 2020, Workplace Culture, Coronavirus, Stay at Home Order, SBA Disaster, COVID-19, Loan, SBA, Small Business Administration, Small Businesses, CARES Act

    JobsOhio Partners with Peoples and First Federal/Home Savings Banks to Help Small Businesses

    Posted by Kari Brooke on Apr 22, 2020 11:37:08 AM

    JobsOhio, Peoples Bank and First Federal/Home Savings Bank announced a partnership to support existing small business clients with maintaining operations and payroll during the COVID-19 pandemic. JobsOhio has committed up to $50 million to assist Peoples Bank and recently merged First Federal Bank and Home Savings Bank. The program provides additional financing on favorable terms for local Ohio business customers in good standing that would otherwise not be able to access this credit on such terms due to the COVID-19 crisis.

    Read More

    Topics: ohio, workplace productivity, Management, 2020, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Small Businesses, Businesses, Employee Retention

    Tax Update: Q2 Tax Payments Extended

    Posted by Jeff Kujawa on Apr 14, 2020 1:56:16 PM

    The 2020 Q2 estimated tax payment date for businesses and individuals is extended from June 15th to July 15th under IRS Notice 2020-23. The relief applies to all taxpayers that have a filing or payment deadline falling on or after April 1, 2020 and before July 15, 2020, including individuals, trusts, estates, corporations and other noncorporate filers. 

    Read More

    Topics: Tax Planning, ohio, Tax Team, Business Owners, workplace productivity, Management, Taxes, 2020, Workplace Culture, Coronavirus, Stay at Home Order, COVID-19

    Our Business Advisory Experts Can Help You...

    Posted by Jon Trunk on Apr 14, 2020 10:11:12 AM

    COVID-19 is impacting your business, and we are here to help. Our Business Advisory experts are empathetic and diverse problem solvers that are here to assist where you need it most.  

    Read More

    Topics: ohio, Business Advisory, workplace productivity, Management, 2020, Workplace Culture, Coronavirus, Stay at Home Order, COVID-19, Loan, SBA, Small Business Administration, Small Businesses, Businesses, CARES Act

    There’s so much to read out there. Where do you start? Start here! We’ve pulled together the latest articles, white papers, case studies and links to the content that matters most.  

    Subscribe to Email Updates

    Recent Posts

    Posts by Topic

    see all