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BSS Northwest’s Small Business Survival Check-List is comprised of common business ‘best practices’ in areas such as Accounting, Marketing, Inventory, Pricing etc. and is intended to be used only as a generalized management tool and should not replace the advice of a professional tax, accounting or business services provider.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at 360-733-5530 or schedule a meeting with our Business Consultant.

Originally published by America’s Network of Small Business Development Centers as “Tips for An Economic Downturn” we feel the information is still very relevant a decade later.

Business Support Services (BSS) Northwest, LLC is dedicated to helping small business owners Survive, Thrive and Prosper. For more than 30 years we have offered business owners affordable solutions to streamline their business and increase efficiency.

Our ProFound Impact – Business Coach and QuickBooks Expert, Chris McGee has consulted business owners and operators all over the USA, for over 20 years. To schedule a meeting with Chris call him anytime at 360.303.5798 and/or visit for QuickBooks Tips, Upcoming Classes and Regional Events.

Acknowledgements: The information was developed by John W. Parker, Jr., Business Analyst at the Alexandria, Virginia SBDC. This material has also been published by the Virgina SBDC Network and the South-West Texas Border SBDC Network. (Source: America’s Network of Small Business Development Centers –