Fixed and variable expenses are part of any business and it is important to be in charge of the expense and track these diligently. These expenses can get out of hand and especially when one has no or very little experience of running a business it becomes a huge challenge for him to minimize business expense. Minimizing business expenses is something that will require you to be diligent on a number of different fronts and always show responsibility, there are a few tried and tested methods through which small businesses are able minimize business expenses and these are beneficial for businesses operating in any sort of industry.
First of all you should be able to identify the loose ends and actively look to control it, for example if the nature of your business is such that you have to maintain high inventory and the inventory turnover fluctuates seasonally then this is something which would take a lot of your attention, this is something where new business owners become vulnerable and are not able to properly track inventory, if proper inventory records are kept and one is vigilant regarding the movement of inventory, there would be little inventory losses and this is something which is a common occurrence, you can save a significant amount and this is one effective way of managing business expenses.
Another really important expense that a business would incur at all times is marketing, any business, small or large, new or established does have to carry out some sort of marketing campaign, whether it is carried out the conventional way or you choose to go digital you would spend a significant amount on it, as a new business owner if you are able to strike a deal which is cost effective and it brings results as well, then you would reap the benefits of an effective marketing campaign while staying under budget.