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What Is Cost Accounting?
By David Gargaro | April 20, 2021

Cost accounting helps zero in on your expenses and how they apply to each aspect of your business.

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The Best Collection Agency Services of 2021
By Donna Fuscaldo | April 20, 2021

Here is our guide to choosing the right debt collection agency for your business needs. We break down our best picks and explain legal considerations, risks, and rewards.

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Best CRM Software of 2021
By Simone Johnson | April 20, 2021

We've examined the best customer relationship management (CRM) services for small businesses. Check out our reviews to find the right program for you.

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Best Document Management Software and Systems of 2021
By Adam Uzialko | April 20, 2021

Document management software is an increasingly critical part of any business in the digital era. Instead of rows of filing cabinets, document management systems create an electronic archive that any...

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Best Sales Apps for Small Businesses
By Max Freedman | April 20, 2021

These sales app can improve your small business's ability to attract and retain customers.

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Business Bank Account Checklist: Documents You'll Need
By Kiely Kuligowski | April 19, 2021

Find out which documents and licenses you'll need to bring with you when you apply for a business bank account.

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How Customer Delight Will Keep Them Coming Back
By Donna Fuscaldo | April 19, 2021

Customer delight can increase your sales and improve your brand reputation among current and potential customers.

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Social Media for Business: A Marketer's Guide
By Kiely Kuligowski | April 15, 2021

Social media is a great way to connect with and learn about your customers as a small business.

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InterGuard
By Skye Schooley | April 15, 2021

InterGuard gives you a clear, comprehensive view of what your employees are doing while they're on the clock, plus it provides tools to increase productivity.

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BambooHR
By Skye Schooley | April 14, 2021

BambooHR is a great option for a stand-alone performance management system because of its open API, which allows it to integrate with a variety of other human capital management software suites and...

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The Best Time and Attendance Systems of 2021
By Laura Handrick | April 14, 2021

Here are the best time and attendance systems for small businesses, including cloud services, timeclocks and apps for mobile workforces.

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Best GPS Fleet Tracking Software and Systems for 2021
By Skye Schooley | April 14, 2021

We researched and analyzed the best GPS fleet tracking services for small businesses. Read our reviews to discover which company has the right tracking features for you.

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Best POS Systems for 2021
By Skye Schooley | April 14, 2021

Here are the best POS systems for small businesses in 2021, including point-of-sale solutions for retail stores, restaurants and mobile businesses.

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7 Lead-Nurturing Strategies
By Yara Simón | April 14, 2021

A good lead-nurturing strategy can drive many positive results for your business.

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GoToConnect
By Jeff Hale | April 14, 2021

GoToConnect combines the power and reliability of Jive's cloud VoIP phone systems with GoToMeeting's web, audio, and video conferencing into one simple, reliable, and flexible solution.

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Nextiva
By Jeff Hale | April 13, 2021

Nextiva is one of the best phone systems for businesses with multiple locations. It's a cloud-based VoIP system that can spread across several offices and stores yet still be managed from one central...

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Dialpad
By Jeff Hale | April 13, 2021

Dialpad offers voice calling, video conferencing and text messaging. This flexibility helps small businesses connect with clients in ways that work best for both customers and businesses. This VoIP...

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Teramind
By Skye Schooley | April 13, 2021

Teramind is our pick for the best employee monitoring software overall. It has all the tools you need to engage in effective employee monitoring from a variety of angles. Teramind supports many...

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ActivTrak
By Skye Schooley | April 13, 2021

ActivTrak offers a free version of its employee monitoring software with core features to monitor up to three users. The paid version supports unlimited monitoring for just $7.20 per user, per month.

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What Are Accounting Reports?
By Dock David Treece | April 13, 2021

Accounting reports provide insight into your business's financial well-being. There are some reports you need to pay particularly close attention to.

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8x8
By Chad Brooks | April 13, 2021

8x8 is our favorite phone system for small businesses because of its features, reliability and customer service.

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Ooma
By Chad Brooks | April 13, 2021

Ooma Office is our favorite business phone system for very small businesses because of its easy installation and low cost.

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RingCentral
By Chad Brooks | April 13, 2021

RingCentral is our favorite phone service for businesses because of its wide array of features, reliability and multiple service plans.

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SentryPC
By Skye Schooley | April 12, 2021

SentryPC is our best pick for employee monitoring software for small businesses because it combines affordability with important features, such as email monitoring, inactivity alerts and tools to...

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Guide to Education Verification for Employment
By Patrick Proctor | April 12, 2021

Understanding how education verification works and what it can do for your business will make your team stronger and better prepared for the future.

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Merchant One
By Jamie Johnson | April 12, 2021

Merchant One offers processing solutions for small businesses that accept card payments in-store, online, on the go, or by mail and phone order. It approves a high percentage of applicants, can set...

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SBA Loan Deferments: What They Are and How to Qualify
By Donna Fuscaldo | April 12, 2021

Businesses that have taken out an SBA loan have options for deferring their repayment.

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National Processing
By Donna Fuscaldo | April 12, 2021

National Processing is the best credit card processor for low transaction rates because of its low interchange-plus rates and rate-lock guarantee.

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ProMerchant
By Jamie Johnson | April 12, 2021

ProMerchant is a credit card processor that offers transparent interchange plus rates and multiple pricing plans. If your business is considered "high risk," such as a check-cashing service, or your...