Managing cash flow is often a challenge for small businesses, and in tight economic times many companies find themselves in a double bind: customers take longer to pay as they work to manage their own cash-flow, and at the same time suppliers demand payment more quickly, for the same reason.
Negotiating hard on trade terms is a good first step in addressing this squeeze.
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