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The Best PEOs of 2021
By Skye Schooley | December 28, 2020

Here are the best professional employer organizations (PEOs), which allow small businesses to lease employees and outsource administrative jobs.

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The Difference Between Debt and Equity Financing
By Kiely Kuligowski | December 28, 2020

Here's how to determine if you should accept debt or share ownership of your business.

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Equipment Leasing: A Guide for Business Owners
By Mona Bushnell | December 28, 2020

Don't have the cash or desire to purchase equipment outright? Here's what you need to know about equipment leasing.

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The Small Business Financing Trends of 2021
By Donna Fuscaldo | December 28, 2020

There are reasons to hope for a prosperous 2021. Find out why small business owners and lenders are optimistic about business financing.

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5 Ways to Get More Email Sign-Ups
By Katharine Paljug | December 23, 2020

Use these five strategies to get more customers on your email list and keep them there longer.

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How to Use Google Forms for Business
By Sean Riley | December 23, 2020

Google Forms can make data gathering quick and painless for your business and your respondents.

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Spying on Your Employees? Better Understand the Law First
By Max Freedman | December 23, 2020

Employee monitoring technology is becoming more common in the workplace. Before you install it, be sure you know the laws surrounding its use.

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10 Small Business Tech Trends of 2021
By Andrew Martins | December 23, 2020

There will be some major tech changes that could help reshape the small business landscape.

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Can't Get a Small Business Loan? Here Are Your Options
By Max Freedman | December 23, 2020

If the bank turned you down for a small business loan, here are some alternative financing options to consider.

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Struggling for Cash Flow? Strategies for Survival
By Skye Schooley | December 23, 2020

If your business is struggling for cash flow, read the 8 tips experts recommend for survival.

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How to Find a Mentor
By Matt D'Angelo | December 23, 2020

Learn what a mentor is and how you can find the best one to help you reach your professional goals.

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Types of Surveys Your Business Should Use
By David Gargaro | December 23, 2020

Businesses can leverage surveys to better understand their target market. Here's how to use surveys for your business.

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Save Money and Boost Productivity by Upgrading Your Technology
By Kim Lindros | December 23, 2020

Staying current on core business technology can save money over time by keeping equipment, software and the network running optimally.

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How to Become an IT Project Manager
By Business News Daily Editor | December 22, 2020

Project management can be an exciting and dynamic career. Successful project managers need a unique combination of both soft and technical skills. Learn more about how you can join the ranks of...

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Local Marketing Strategies for Success
By Adam Uzialko | December 22, 2020

For many businesses, their marketing efforts need to reach a local audience. Here are some local marketing strategies for small businesses.

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Best Business Phone Systems of 2021
By Chad Brooks | December 22, 2020

Here are the best business phone systems and services for small businesses in 2021, including solutions for remote employees and microbusinesses.

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Best Conference Call Services of 2021
By Kiely Kuligowski | December 22, 2020

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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8 Steps to Bankroll Your Business While in Personal Debt
By Nicole Fallon | December 22, 2020

You don't have to put your business ownership dreams on hold if you carry personal debt – but you need to take a strategic approach to bankroll your venture.

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A Small Business Guide to E-Commerce Shipping
By Business News Daily | December 22, 2020

Finding the right shipping partner is critical for e-commerce businesses that want to maximize their profits.

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Instagram for Business: Everything You Need to Know
By Saige Driver | December 22, 2020

Instagram is a powerful marketing tool for your business. Here’s how to make the most of it.

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How to Boost Post-Holiday Sales
By Andrew Martins | December 21, 2020

When the holidays have come and gone, your business can still drive sales. Here's how to boost your post-holiday sales.

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Generation X: Who Are They?
By Kiely Kuligowski | December 21, 2020

Gen X is an independent, resilient generation that offer a lot of value to your organization. Here's how to work with them.

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The Small Business Owners' Guide to Getting an SBA Loan
By Matt D'Angelo | December 21, 2020

SBA loans have low rates and long terms, making them a desirable option for small business owners. Learn what types of SBA loans are available and how to apply for one.

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10 Ways Human Resources Will Change in 2021
By Skye Schooley | December 21, 2020

As companies manage their workforce in a post-pandemic era, here are 10 ways HR experts expect human resources departments to change.

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7 Tech Trends That Will Influence Your Marketing Strategies in 2021
By Bennett Conlin | December 21, 2020

2021 will be a year of continued change in the digital marketing space. Here are seven trends to leverage.

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5 Ways to Ready Yourself to Launch Your Dream Business in 2021
By Andrew Martins | December 21, 2020

Starting your dream business in 2021 could get kickstarted by doing these five simple actions today.

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What You Should Know About Company Mergers
By Skye Schooley | December 18, 2020

Learn about the different types of company mergers and their benefits.

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W-9 vs. 1099: What's the Difference?
By Max Freedman | December 18, 2020

When working with independent contractors, employers need to be familiar with two tax-related forms: Form W-9 and Form 1099.

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Tips for Hiring a Marketing Company
By Adam Uzialko | December 18, 2020

Hiring a marketing company is a risk that could either pay off or fall flat. Here's how to hire a marketing company to ensure the success of your next marketing campaign.

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Small Business Taxes: What to Expect in 2021
By Sean Riley | December 18, 2020

Tax obligations can be confusing, and they change all the time. Here's what to expect in 2021.