Better Your Business

Navy Federal Business Services advice, insight and news on all things small business.

Navy Federal Business Services advice, insight and news on all things small business.

Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Spotlight: Jackie Grzebin, West Comes East, Inc.

At Navy Federal we’re excited to celebrate our members. So naturally on Women's Entrepreneurship Day (WED), we’re pleased to spotlight one of our own female business owners, Jackie Grzebin. This proud mom and former mortgage [...]

By | November 19th, 2014|Better Your Business|

Expert Insight: Passion – the Key to Never Working Again

Take a sip of your coffee (or tea), take a break from email, stop packing lunch for the kids and think for a second. Are you living your passion? If you are, then continue reading [...]

By | September 25th, 2014|Better Your Business|

Executive Answers: How Small Business Owners Can Prepare for Apple Pay™

Our business expert Jim Salmon, vice president of Business Services, answers your questions on the latest industry news. Apple Pay™, the new mobile payments service from Apple®, promises to change the face of [...]

By | September 19th, 2014|Better Your Business|

Business Member Spotlight: K.D. Jones & Sons Trucking

Navy Federal business members are like family. This couldn’t be a truer statement for Keith Jones, whose wife and Navy Federal employee, Tarsha introduced him to the credit union and eventually Business Services. Through Navy [...]

By | August 25th, 2014|Better Your Business|

Missed the Small Business Q&A? Here’s the Recap

As part of our celebration for National Small Business Week, our Supervisor of Business Services, Susan Compton, and myself took to social media to answer your questions about everything Business. We were very impressed with [...]

By | May 23rd, 2014|Better Your Business|

Business Services Spotlight: Innisfree Hotels

Wrapping up our National Small Business Week celebration here at Navy Federal is a spotlight on renowned entrepreneur and Navy Federal Business Services member Julian MacQueen, CEO and Founder of Innisfree Hotels. Julian’s hospitality career [...]

By | May 16th, 2014|Better Your Business|

Business Services Spotlight: Baumbach’s Pit Bar-B-Que & Grill

Navy Federal Business Services member Tom Baumbach’s passion for barbeque started long before food trucks became mainstream in the marketplace. In fact, Tom’s inspiration to start his own small business came from local barbeque joints [...]

By | May 15th, 2014|Better Your Business|

Business Services Spotlight: Boka Vending a.k.a. “The Boka Truck”

Food trucks are all the rage, just ask our business services member Patrick Harris, owner of Boka Vending – a Richmond, Va. staple that includes four mobile kitchens and a newly opened restaurant. If you’re [...]

By | May 14th, 2014|Better Your Business|

Business Services Spotlight: Taft & Teak

Welcome to day two of Navy Federal’s National Small Business Week celebration. If you haven’t done so already, check out yesterday’s blogpost highlighting small business members Bill and Caroline Ross, who run River Bend Bistro [...]

By | May 13th, 2014|Better Your Business|

Business Services Spotlight: River Bend Bistro & Wine Bar and National River Tours

This week is National Small Business Week, and as I mentioned in Friday’s blog post, we will be showcasing a new small business member and their business everyday this week. To kick off the festivities, [...]

By | May 12th, 2014|Better Your Business|