(Learning) The business of being a YouTuber

Like many of you, I have been fascinated by the rise of ‘YouTuber’ as a way to make a living. From June 2018 to June 2019 the ten highest-earning YouTube stars brought in $168,000,000 between them, for creating videos of themselves playing video games,...

(Learning) Business lessons from S’Mores episodes #1-3

Here at FIRESIDE we frequently hear that owning a small business can be lonely. We have a need to connect with one another, but unless your friends and family are also business owners, they likely won’t understand what you’re dealing with.We created the...

Infographic: Small Business Owners Are Confused by SBA PPP

COVID-19 is affecting all businesses, but small business owners are particularly at risk. The US government created the Small Business Association (SBA) PPP (Payment Protection Program) to help them, but a lack of clear information has created significant confusion....