Deep Bench: Making your small business successful

(WZAW) -- According to the U.S Small Business Administration, 99.7% of U.S employers are small businesses, making them a true driving force of the American economy.

With consumer confidence and spending on the rise, now is the time for budding entrepreneurs and seasoned business owners alike to evaluate how they are managing their businesses and identify opportunities for growth in the year ahead.

Two small business experts, Sharon Miller and Steven Strauss, joined the Deep Bench on Thursday to share tips that will guide your business to success.

They also offered resources to help plan and manage growth, whether you're in the early stages of business or an experienced veteran.

Click on the video above to hear our conversation.