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How to Find the Right Softphone App for Your Business
By Kiely Kuligowski | July 20, 2020

What is a softphone app, and how can it help your company?

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How to Register a Business Trademark
By Simone Johnson | July 20, 2020

There are many steps in registering a business trademark. Check out our breakdown on how to do it right.

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What Is EBITDA?
By Simone Johnson | July 17, 2020

EBITDA is a way to measure a company's financial health. Here's how you can use this analysis tool.

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The Pros and Cons of Business Partnerships
By Skye Schooley | July 16, 2020

Is a business partnership right for you?

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Advertising vs. Marketing: What's the Difference, and Which Should I Use?
By Max Freedman | July 16, 2020

There is a nuanced difference between advertising and marketing. Understanding this difference is key to building a successful marketing strategy for your small business.

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Keap
By Simone Johnson | July 15, 2020

Keap is a strong contact management software with robust marketing, sales and e-commerce tools built-in. The functionality and interface are top of the line, but it's not a lightweight solution, and...

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Zoho CRM
By Simone Johnson | July 15, 2020

Zoho CRM is easy to implement, intuitive to use and inexpensive to adopt. It offers a lot of functionality at a competitive price point, and it's easy to tailor to your needs.

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Less Annoying CRM
By Simone Johnson | July 15, 2020

With just one subscription tier of $10 per user per month, Less Annoying CRM takes the complexity and expense out of adopting a customer relationship management solution.

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HubSpot CRM
By Simone Johnson | July 15, 2020

The free version of HubSpot may offer very small businesses enough functionality to improve processes and organization at zero cost. It also offers a wealth of raining resources.

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Choosing CRM Software: A Buyer's Guide
By Matt D'Angelo | July 15, 2020

CRM software was originally designed to help businesses build and maintain relationships with new and existing customers.

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Salesforce
By Simone Johnson | July 15, 2020

Salesforce offers small businesses the power and functionality of an enterprise-level CRM in a package that can be gradually scaled and upgraded over time.

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Which LLC Taxes Must Your Business File?
By Andrew Martins | July 14, 2020

If you're considering establishing an LLC for your business, keep these tax considerations in mind.

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The Best Recruiting Software for Small Businesses
By Skye Schooley | July 13, 2020

Recruiting software helps your business find the best talent. Here are our best picks.

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Workable
By Skye Schooley | July 13, 2020

Workable is the best overall recruiting software for small business because it is affordable, easy to use, and packed with useful features.

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BambooHR
By Skye Schooley | July 13, 2020

BambooHR has several great recruiting software capabilities, its standout feature, though, is that small businesses can track and manage individuals throughout each phase of the employment process.

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Breezy HR
By Skye Schooley | July 13, 2020

Breezy HR offers an excellent free version of its recruiting software. The free plan can accommodate one active position and one active candidate pool for small businesses with basic recruiting needs.

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Could Your Business Benefit From a Phone System Mobile App?
By Mark Henricks | July 13, 2020

Business phone system mobile apps allow your employees to receive customer calls on any of their mobile devices, appearing to the caller as though they were on your business's main phone line.

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What Is ROI?
By Simone Johnson | July 10, 2020

Here's everything you should know about return on investment and how to use it to ensure your business spending is increasing your earnings.

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What Is Mobile App Development?
By Sean Peek | July 09, 2020

What is mobile app development, how does it work, and why is it important to your business? Here's everything you need to know about mobile app development for small business.

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Should You Consider Asset-Based Lending?
By Adam Uzialko | July 08, 2020

Asset-based lending refers to loans that are backed by collateral instead of based on your credit score. Here's what you need to know to tell whether asset-based lending is right for your business.

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How to Set Up a POS System
By Lori Fairbanks | July 08, 2020

Setting up a new tablet POS system is easy. Here's how to do it and some tips to help you get started

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Is It Ethical to Start a Business While on Company Time?
By Andrew Martins | July 07, 2020

Like many Americans, you may dream of being your own boss. But if you're working full-time, starting a business could ethically be problematic. Here's what you need to know to do it right.

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Small Business Financing Options That Bypass Traditional Banks
By Sean Peek | July 07, 2020

Looking for funding? Find out how to finance your startup without a traditional bank.

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The Best Shared Calendar Apps for Your Business
By Sean Peek | July 06, 2020

If you need a calendar app for your business, there are five features to look for, and consider one of these eight solutions.

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How to Start a CBD Business
By Sammi Caramela | July 03, 2020

The CBD sector of the cannabis and hemp industry is one of the fastest growing segments of the space. Here's how you could start a CBD business and get involved.

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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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Startup Costs: How Much Cash Will You Need?
By Sammi Caramela | July 02, 2020

When starting a business, you must answer an important question: How much money do you need? Here's what you need to know about funding your startup.

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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 to Do a Competitive Analysis
By Skye Schooley | June 30, 2020

Learn the best way to conduct a competitor analysis, and how it can help you improve your products or services.