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Choosing a Time and Attendance System
By Chad Brooks | September 02, 2021

Time and attendance systems do far more than track employees. Here's why – and how – to get one.

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Business Liabilities Every Owner Should Know
By Jamie Johnson | September 02, 2021

All businesses have liabilities. Find out what liabilities are and how to manage them.

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Best Accounting Software and Invoice Generators of 2021
By Donna Fuscaldo | September 02, 2021

We researched dozens of accounting software applications and recommend these vendors as the best accounting software and invoice generators of 2021.

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12 Cool Careers for History Buffs
By Stella Morrison | August 31, 2021

Here are 12 unique, history-inspired career paths you can take instead of teaching or academia.

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What to Do if You Think You're Underpaid
By Stella Morrison | August 31, 2021

Being underpaid is frustrating and demoralizing. Here are the steps to take if you think you're being underpaid.

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When Should You Hire a CPA?
By Jamie Johnson | August 31, 2021

From choosing a business structure that helps you save the most money on taxes to providing advice on a major business move, there are key times when your small business needs a CPA.

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How to Create an Auto-Playing PowerPoint Presentation
By Stella Morrison | August 31, 2021

Self-running presentations work great at conferences and conventions. Here's how to set one up.

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Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN): How to Get One
By Sean Peek | August 31, 2021

Most businesses with employees need a federal employer identification number.

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Facebook Unfriending Has Real-Life Consequences
By Sean Peek | August 31, 2021

Unfriending can lead to some real-world awkwardness in the future.

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What Is Invoice Factoring?
By Dock David Treece | August 31, 2021

Invoice factoring offers businesses a way to turn their accounts receivable into fast cash – for a price.

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How to Send PayPal Invoices
By Business.com Contributor | August 31, 2021

Sending PayPal with invoices is an easy way for businesses and freelancers to get paid.

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Facebook Keyword Search Makes It Easier to Find Your Business
By Max Freedman | August 31, 2021

Facebook's keyword search feature lets users search Facebook posts, images, videos and other content related to your business.

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Windows 10 Local Security Policy Editor
By Adam Bertram | August 31, 2021

In Windows 10, Secpol.msc is the local security policy editor that can administer system and security policies on machines that are not in a domain policy.

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What Is an Accounts Payable Aging Report?
By Donna Fuscaldo | August 31, 2021

If you want to get a complete picture of your cash flow, use the often-overlooked accounts payable aging report.

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Accounts Payable vs. Accounts Receivable
By Donna Fuscaldo | August 31, 2021

Accounts payable and receivable track when you get paid and what you owe. Both are vital to effective cash flow management.

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How to Handle Social Media Harassment
By Stella Morrison | August 31, 2021

If you or your business are being harassed online, there are a few things you can do to protect yourself or your company.

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What Is a Revolving Line of Credit?
By Dock David Treece | August 31, 2021

A revolving line of credit can help businesses borrow money when they need it, paying interest on the balance.

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What Is Business Collateral?
By Dock David Treece | August 31, 2021

Business collateral is an asset that serves to secure a loan when businesses need capital. Here's everything you need to know about collateral.

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What Are Accounting Standards?
By Jamie Johnson | August 30, 2021

Accounting standards help businesses keep a standardized perspective of their finances. This guide will help you understand accounting standards.

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How to Pay Yourself With an Owner's Draw
By Julie Thompson | August 30, 2021

This guide explains how business owners can pay themselves with a payroll tactic known as an "owner's draw."

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Best Call Centers and Answering Services for Businesses for 2021
By Adam Uzialko | August 30, 2021

If you're wondering how to choose the best call center service for your business, look no further. This guide includes our best picks for call center services and all the information you need to...

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12 Mobile Apps Changing Shopping Forever
By Marisa Sanfilippo | August 30, 2021

These genius shopping apps makes shopping with a mobile phone easier than ever.

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The Best Inventory Management Software of 2021
By Adam Uzialko | August 30, 2021

Learn which features to look for in inventory management software for your business and inventory management software applications we recommend.

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Best Conference Call Services of 2021
By Kiely Kuligowski | August 30, 2021

Conference calls are a valuable tool for geographically dispersed teams. Here are the conference call services we think are best for businesses in 2021.

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How to Target Older Demographics With Social Media Marketing
By Stella Morrison | August 30, 2021

Gen Z and millennials aren't the only ones using social media. If your business targets older demographics, here's how to market to them on social platforms.

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A Culture of Ethical Behavior Is Essential to Business Success
By Sean Peek | August 30, 2021

Research from the University of Notre Dame finds that ethical business operations are highly important to success, while unethical behavior can negatively impact a business's prospects.

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What Is a Business Consultant?
By Sean Peek | August 30, 2021

Hiring a consultant can help businesses improve performance and make necessary changes to achieve success.

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How to Calculate a Running Total in Excel
By Sean Peek | August 30, 2021

Learn to create cumulative sums in Microsoft Excel with these step-by-step instructions and screenshots.

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The Smells That Make Shoppers Spend More
By Marisa Sanfilippo | August 30, 2021

Did you know the way your business smells could entice shoppers to spend more money? Here's everything you need to know about scent marketing.

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How to Offer Payroll Advances
By Julie Thompson | August 25, 2021

It may benefit employees if you can offer them a payroll advance in times of financial emergencies. Here's how to offer an advance to your employees.