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Max Freedman

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About Me

Max Freedman, has spent nearly a decade providing entrepreneurs and business operators with actionable advice they can use to launch and grow their businesses. Max has direct experience helping run a small business, performs hands-on reviews and has real-world experience with the categories he covers, such as accounting software and digital payroll solutions, as well as leading small business lenders and employee retirement providers. Max has written hundreds of articles for Business News Daily on a range of valuable topics, including small business funding, time and attendance, marketing and human resources.

Experience
Managing Editor, Staff Writer, Freelance Writer at The Stellastra Effect
June 2017 - Present
Freelance Music Critic and Journalist at Self-Employed
February 2017 - Present
Managing Editor at Nordic Spotlight
September 2018 - June 2019
Media Relations Specialist at Marauder
August 2015 - August 2018
Education
Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Materials Science
Temple University
Certificate
Editing
Awards and Honors
Best Topic-Specific Blog
Content Marketing Institute
August 01, 2023
Max's Product and Service Reviews
Our team conducts an independent analysis of products and services that can help manage your business.
01.05.24
The Best Accounting Software for Multiple...
To help you choose the best accounting software for multiple...
01.05.24
The Best Accounting Software Services for...
The best accounting software for self-employed and freelance users...
01.05.24
The Best Accounting Software Services for...
Contractors need to convert estimates to invoices, manage supply...
01.09.24
The Best POS Systems for Restaurants in 2024
Some POS systems are better cut out for restaurants than others....
02.01.24
The Best Payroll Services for One Employee
We studied dozens of vendors to help you find the best payroll...
02.22.24
The Best Medical Billing Services of 2024
Find the right medical billing services for your practice based on...
01.06.24
The Best POS Systems for Grocery Stores
Grocery stores need to accept EBT payments, scan bar codes and...
02.22.24
The Best Medical Software of 2024
Find the right medical software for your practice based on...
01.05.24
The Best Accounting Software Services for...
The best restaurant accounting software streamlines stock...
01.29.24
Best Business Loans for 2024
Here are the best business loans and financing options available...
Max's Activity
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Plooto Review Review
Plooto is our top accounting software pick for automating accounts payable. Read our review to learn why it’s a great supplement to Xero and QuickBooks.
Updated November 08, 2023
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3 Signs Your Employees Hate Their Jobs (and What to Do About It)
Various factors can create unhappiness in employees. Learn three signs your employees are unhappy and discover several ways to improve employee morale.
Updated October 20, 2023
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5 Patient Acquisition Strategies
These five patient acquisition strategies can help you make the best of your practice's internet presence to draw in new patients.
Updated November 30, 2023
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6 Ways to Improve Your Office’s Work Environment
Improving your work environment can boost productivity and retention while minimizing absenteeism and stress. Learn six ways to improve your workplace.
Updated October 24, 2023
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Human Interest Employee Retirement Review Review
Human Interest is an online retirement benefits provider that offers 401(k) plans starting at $120 per month, plus $4 per employe e per month. Find out if Human Interest is right for you.
Updated September 13, 2023
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How to Evaluate and Track Employee Performance
Employee performance reviews evaluate workers' job performance based on certain criteria. Learn how to create, track and manage employee performance plans.
Updated October 23, 2023
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How to Create an Invoice
Creating an invoice is a simple way to bill your customers and keep track of your accounts receivable. Here's what you need to know to create an invoice.
Updated October 23, 2023
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Should You Hire a Debt Collection Attorney for Your Business?
A debt collection attorney works to recover debts from nonpaying customers. Learn when business owners should hire or consult a debt collection attorney.
Updated November 27, 2023
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How to Develop a Credit Policy
A credit policy provides flexible payment options to customers while ensuring you get paid what you’re owed. Learn how to write one.
Updated October 23, 2023
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How to Create a CRM Dashboard (Examples)
CRM dashboards offer instant insights into the metrics that matter most to your success. Here is what your dashboard should include.
Updated October 26, 2023
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The Do’s and Don’ts of Sending Someone to Collections
This guide explains when you should send an account to collections and how you should handle the process.
Updated October 23, 2023
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How to Make Sure You’re EEO Compliant
Stay compliant with equal employment opportunity laws using this guide on EEO best practices.
Updated February 28, 2023
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Outsourcing the HR Function: How and When to Outsource Human Resources to a Third Party
Outsourcing HR has its pros and cons. Learn how and when to outsource human resources to a third party and what functions HR outsourcing provides.
Updated November 20, 2023
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What Are Withholding Allowances?
This guide explains withholding allowances, how they work, and what an employer’s obligations are when conducting payroll.
Updated November 06, 2023
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7 Ways to Conduct Local Marketing Online
Keeping your advertisements close to home has great benefits.
Updated October 27, 2023
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Which Payroll Forms Do Employers Need?
Learn all about the payroll forms small business owners must file or obtain, and how payroll software can help.
Updated October 23, 2023
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The Pros and Cons of an International PEO
International PEOs can help you expand abroad, but some say that global employer organizations provide the same services more reliably.
Updated October 23, 2023
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Advertising vs. Marketing vs. PR: What’s the Difference?
Marketing, advertising and public relations are related but distinct. This guide explains the differences between each and how each can grow your business.
Updated October 20, 2023
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All Generations Seek Work-Life Balance Above All Else
All generations value a healthy work-life relationship.
Updated October 23, 2023
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What Is Retro Pay?
Retro pay is extra wages added to employee paychecks when a prior check was less than it should have been. Learn how to calculate and avoid retro pay.
Updated October 23, 2023