How to Build an Efficient Recruitment Strategy – Mike Gomez, Allegro Consulting

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A business is only as strong as the people that you hire to run it, and in order to engage your industry’s top talent, you need a robust recruitment strategy. Whether you are creating a new recruiting process or making your current one more...

Best Practices for Hiring Talent Without Breaking the Bank

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In nearly every small business, there comes a point where taking the business further requires additional talent to grow. The average cost to hire a new employee, according to Workopolis, is around $4,000 but could be much higher, depending on the type of position....

Here’s How You Stay Within the Law When You Hire Unpaid Interns

College students and recent graduates often see internships as significant opportunities by which to gain an understanding of their chosen careers and find some on-the-job experience to put on their resumes. Although many companies are willing to take on interns, they cannot afford to...

Using Job Boards for Recruiting and Tips to Help You Get the Best Candidates

If you run your own business, you already know how hard it can be to find the right people. Recruiting, attracting, and keeping qualified candidates often seems like a full-time job in itself, and every minute you spend looking is one more minute you...

What to Look for in a Business Plan Writer

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If you are planning to start your own business, you first need to establish a solid plan. From doing your market research and evaluating the potential of your products to scouting out the perfect location for your retail operations, you will have plenty of...

Can You Trust Employees to Work Flexibly?

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Millennials have quickly become the largest segment of the workforce. This generation born roughly between 1981 and 1996 are expected to make up 50 percent of the U.S. workforce by 2020. If you’ve been a consumer or employer for the past few years, you’ve...

Going the Extra Mile for Seasonal Workers

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An outlandish amount of retail business is done during the holiday season. Roughly between Thanksgiving and Christmas, 19.2 percent of the year’s annual retail transactions are completed. Keeping up with the booming sales requires companies of all sizes to increase their workforce. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=phyVDEiXPm8] One of...

Recognizing Stagnancy in Your Employees and 4 Ways to Address it

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Maybe it was the lag in sales, or it could have been the gradual decline in performance, but somewhere along the line, you could sense a growing sentiment of disengagement. Stagnancy can happen anywhere. It could be that employees are burned out, or that...

Use Cause Marketing to Attract Customers and Inspire Your Employees

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In this generation of social activism, consumers are trying to be responsible citizens of the world, and they expect the same from your business. According to a Nielsen Global online survey, 56% of consumers are willing to pay more for products from brands and companies...

Selecting and Hiring the Right Type of Intern for Your Business

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Hiring an intern brings up many variables to consider at your company. Should an intern be hired? Who should be hired? How is the right intern selected? There are significant differences between hiring an intern and regular employee, but there are also similar challenges...
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The Benefits of Creating a Customer Service Mantra at Your Business – Shep Hyken,...

We’re pleased to welcome back customer experience expert and New York Times Best-selling author, Shep Hyken. Creating a customer service mantra is an essential...
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From Events to Podcasts, Inspirational Resources for Female Entrepreneurs

More and more women have begun venturing into the business realm to become prominent entrepreneurs in a wide range of fields. From marketing and...
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How This Atlanta Startup Is Matching Customers with Same-Day Home Services – Christian Ries,...

The Atlanta Small Business Network recently sat down with Christian Ries, Founder, and CEO of Jonny On It, on location at Atlanta Tech Village,...
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The Atlanta Small Business Show on CBS: Episode 4 – [03.16.19]

Want your business featured on The Atlanta Small Business Show? Tell us your story! And if you would like to advertise with ASBN, give...
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Rand Fishkin: Expert SEO and Content Marketing Tactics For Your Small Business

Knowing how to properly manage SEO is crucial to your small business's digital marketing strategy. It determines how easy you are to find on...
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