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How to Transfer Photos From an iPhone to Your PC
By Derek Walter | July 02, 2020

Apple? Windows? It doesn't matter. You can transfer your photos and files from your PC to your iPhone, and vice versa. Here's how to do it.

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10 Apple Watch Bands for Businesses
By Jackie Dove | July 01, 2020

These 10 Apple Watch bands are among the best for business. Find out which one is right for you.

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The Sole Proprietorship Tax Guide
By Andrew Martins | June 30, 2020

As the July 15 tax deadline gets closer, it's important that you know how to file your taxes as a sole proprietor.

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How Profitable Is an ATM Machine?
By Matt D'Angelo | June 25, 2020

Automatic teller machines are seemingly everywhere. Is it profitable to own an ATM machine?

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What to Do When Customers Won't Pay Their Bill
By Sammi Caramela | June 23, 2020

Are your customers refusing to pay their outstanding balance? Here's what you can do when a customer won't pay their bill.

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Is Your Website ADA Compliant?
By Sammi Caramela | June 22, 2020

Maintaining an ADA-compliant website helps protect your business against lawsuits and fines in addition to providing needed accommodations for your potential customers.

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How Businesses Are Collecting Data (And What They're Doing With It)
By Max Freedman | June 17, 2020

Many businesses collect data for multifold purposes. Here's how to know what they're doing with your personal data and whether it is secure.

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5 Best Android Accounting Apps
By Lori Fairbanks | June 15, 2020

Small business owners need mobile accounting apps that make it easy to monitor business activity when they’re away from the office. Here are the five best accounting apps for Android phones.

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Cybersecurity Tips for Working From Home
By Andrew Martins | June 12, 2020

More Americans are working from home and contributing remotely to their company. But how secure is their technology?

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How to File for Unemployment: A Step-by-Step Guide
By Simone Johnson | June 12, 2020

Learn how to file a claim for unemployment benefits.

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Direct Costs vs. Indirect Costs: What Are They, and How Are They Different?
By Ethan Spielman | June 12, 2020

Understanding direct costs and indirect costs is important for properly tracking business expenses.

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The Biometric Time and Attendance System Laws You Should Know
By Chad Brooks | June 11, 2020

Biometric time and attendance systems use fingerprints as well as facial and retinal scans to record work time. However, there are strict laws governing their usage.

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14 Important Traits Successful Salespeople Share
By Max Freedman | June 09, 2020

If you want to succeed at selling, it's important to emulate the traits of those who came before you. These are some of the most important traits that successful salespeople share.

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What Is Industrial-Organizational Psychology?
By Max Freedman | June 08, 2020

Industrial-organizational psychology analyzes how individual behavior impacts the workplace and how companies can improve their performance. Here's what you need to know about I/O psychology.

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How to Use Chrome Remote Desktop for Business
By Sean Peek | June 05, 2020

Remote access to a computer or mobile device used to be a challenging process. That's no longer the case, and Chrome Remote Desktop offers an easy way to take remote control.

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Good Leadership Is the Key to Adopting New Technology
By Business News Daily Editor | June 03, 2020

Technological innovation is more than investing in tech. It means preparing your team and fostering a culture that embraces the digital revolution.

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Tips on How to Avoid 'Zoom Burnout'
By Andrew Martins | June 03, 2020

Businesses are increasingly using telecommunications apps to conduct meetings. While it's a convenient solution, it's led to an overabundance of meetings and a new form of burnout.

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Can Predictive Maintenance Protect Your Business?
By Business News Daily Editor | June 02, 2020

Learn the benefits of IoT-powered maintenance and determine if it's right for you.

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How Do I Advertise on the Internet on a Small Budget?
By Business News Daily Editor | June 02, 2020

There are many other relatively inexpensive things you can do to get customers to your business.

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What Is a Virtual Phone Line?
By Kiely Kuligowski | June 02, 2020

Considering a virtual phone number for your business? Here's everything you need to know about using a virtual phone line.

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18 Microsoft Office 365 Add-Ons That Will Make You More Productive
By Marisa Sanfilippo | June 01, 2020

These are the best Microsoft Office 365 features and add-ons for productivity.

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10 Best Apps for Remote Business Collaboration
By Business News Daily Editor | May 31, 2020

Need better tools to collaborate with your team? These eight apps can help.

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How a Government Shutdown Hurts Small Businesses
By Business News Daily Editor | May 29, 2020

From not having access to loans to not getting paid for government contracts, the impact of government shutdown on small businesses could be significant.

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The Small Business Guide to Google Pay
By Business News Daily Editor | May 29, 2020

Discover why you should allow your customers to use Google Pay at the register and how to get started.

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The 3 C's of Driving Sales: Connect, Convince, Collaborate
By Business News Daily Editor | May 29, 2020

Author and sales expert Mike Schultz outlines the three levels of selling that differentiate those who make a sale and those who don't.

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7 Live Chat Practices to Offer Better Customer Service
By Business News Daily Editor | May 28, 2020

Want to improve your company's customer service? Implement these seven practices.

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Healthy Workplace Conflict Can Help Your Business Grow
By Business News Daily Editor | May 28, 2020

Conflict doesn't always have to be negative. Healthy debates and respectful disagreements can lead to business growth.

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Best Android Email Apps of 2020
By Business News Daily Editor | May 28, 2020

For busy small business owners on the go, here are our top picks for the best Android email apps.

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14 Chat Tools for Small Business
By Matt D'Angelo | May 28, 2020

These 14 chat tools can help your team stay connected, whether working in the offices or working remotely.

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How Does Payroll Work?
By Sammi Caramela | May 28, 2020

If your business has several employees, you need a payroll system to properly compensate them for their work. Here's how to process payroll as a small business owner.