Business services are organizations, consultants, and companies that provide accounting, advertising, legal, marketing, management, personnel, recruiting, standards, and investment services to other businesses.
Accounting and finance services are focused on properly recording the exchange of money and providing/investing capital. Investment and venture capital specialists are included in this group.
Business consulting services include high-level business endeavors such as strategic planning, market positioning consulting, business plan development, enterprise architecture, and information infrastructure planning and development.
Business insurance services provide insurance policies that protect businesses against financial loss. They also sell health, liability, accidental death, and workers compensation insurance; and provide policies against theft and lawsuits.
Equipment auctions and equipment trading services provide used equipment at discount prices. Products range from laboratory instruments to earth-moving equipment. Auction businesses sell equipment using bids. They also buy and trade equipment.
Fleet management services supervise all aspects of a company's transportation fleet, which may include cars, trucks, vans, ships, aircraft and rail cars. Services may include financing, maintenance, tracking, diagnostics, driver management, safety management, and others.
Legal services consist of lawyers, law firms, and providers of services related to intellectual property (e.g., patenting, licensing, and trademarking), incorporation, contract development, law suits, and other legal matters.
Liquidation services provide a method for businesses to acquire liquid capital (cash) by selling their products, equipment, or any other assets. Using a reseller company who specializes in selling or purchasing refurbished or used goods, the company in liquidation can quickly get a fair market price for their equipment.
Project management services specialize in planning, coordinating, and executing projects according to requirements and constraints. They perform some or all of the activities related to project work, from conceptualization to completion. Emphasis is placed on creating and maintaining project milestones and the project schedule.
Specialty business services are consultants, firms, and companies that provide specialty or proprietary business services.