Navigating Health Insurance as a Small Business Owner

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The Affordable Health Care for America Act (ACA) increased the number of options individuals and small business owners have when it comes to choosing the best health insurance policy for their needs. Prior to the ACA, the number of small business offering health insurance to...

How Business Owners Can Increase Productivity by 40%

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Business owners are always looking for those marginal gains that can make a big difference to profitability. The common places to focus on for online businesses are traffic and sales, with more visitors and a better conversion rate leading to more income. Less commonly...

How to Get Your Clients to Pay Invoices On Time

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As a small to medium sized business owner, you understand that cash flow is everything. While a big number on your receivables line does make your profit & loss statement look good, it will do absolutely nothing to help the daily operations of your...

Five Factors that Lead to a Stellar Company Culture

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According to Entrepreneur.com, company culture can be defined as a blend of “values, beliefs, taboos, symbols, rituals, and myths that all companies develop over time.” Simply speaking, it can be seen as how “companies do things,” and also how the operation of the organization...

How to Increase Employee Loyalty Using the 5 Languages of Appreciation – Dr. Paul White, Psychologist & Best-Selling Author

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Running a business is easier when you have a full roster of excellent employees, and reducing staff turnover will keep more money in your business and cause fewer headaches. But how do you get employees to stay? The answer might be simpler than you...

Six Tips for Hiring Stellar Remote Workers at Your Small Business

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Today, 70 percent of people globally work remotely at least one day a week. Projections are also showing that 73 percent of all teams will have remote workers by 2028. So, location independent working is here to stay, and it is growing. This arrangement has a variety of...

Ten of the Most Common Business Presentation Mistakes

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It's easy to be critical of other people's presentations when we are the ones sitting in the audience. But, if you are not used to public speaking, making a business presentation is not at all easy. There are many traps that a presenter can...

Important Records to Track While Managing Your Business

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Being an entrepreneur in today's swiftly-changing world can come with a number of challenges; from managing and organizing every activity of the company to maintaining coordination among employees, there is a lot to keep track of. Similarly, keeping track of crucial records over time...

Five Secrets of Successful Pop-Up Shops and Small Booths at Markets

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Did you know that the global number of weekly brick-and-mortar shoppers has risen four percent (40 percent vs. 44 percent) in the past three years? Also, 81 percent of Generation Z customers prefer to do their shopping in brick-and-mortar stores. With the rise of...

Top 5 Strategic Planning Moves to Best Position Your Business for Success in 2020

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As we move into the 4th quarter of 2019 savvy business owners are looking ahead to their business prospects for the year 2020. Now is the time to begin looking at strategic planning for the upcoming year. Here are 5 simple yet strategically sound steps...

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