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Conducting a Personal SWOT Analysis to Chart Your Future
By Marci Martin | June 06, 2022

A SWOT analysis can help you understand your strengths and opportunities as well as your business's. Learn how to do the analysis here.

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The Pros and Cons of Outsourcing Marketing and PR
By Bennett Conlin | June 03, 2022

Can your business and in-house team handle marketing and PR alone? Learn how to decide whether to outsource these initiatives.

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States With the Fastest-Growing Small Businesses
By Nadia Reckmann | June 03, 2022

Nebraska, South Dakota and Delaware are the three states with the fastest-growing online small businesses. See the business types and overall findings.

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How to Run a Business in Texas
By Adam Uzialko | June 03, 2022

Looking for the right place to start a business? Find out what it's like to own and operate a small business in Texas.

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How to Help Your Kid Start a (Legal) Business
By Sean Peek | June 03, 2022

Whether your kid wants to start a lemonade stand or a bigger enterprise, here's how to ensure the business is legal.

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Ransomware Attacks Are on the Rise: Is Your Business Protected?
By Business News Daily | June 03, 2022

Ransomware attacks have become more frequent and costly since 2019. Is your business protected with proper cybersecurity best practices?

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How Businesses Can Defend Against Business Email Compromise Scams
By Business News Daily | June 03, 2022

Find out exactly what business email compromise scams are, how to prevent them and what to do if you're targeted.

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5 Tips for Communicating Supply Chain Delays to Customers
By Business News Daily | June 03, 2022

Supply chain delays are expected to get worse before they get better. Learn how to explain the issue to frustrated customers.

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Do Small Businesses Need Supplier Diversity?
By Business News Daily | June 03, 2022

See how a more diverse and distributed supply chain could help small businesses cope with the next disruption.

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Why SMBs Should Use Password Managers to Increase Security
By Business News Daily | June 03, 2022

Reused and insecure passwords threaten your company's and clients' data. Learn how password managers can limit cyberthreats and keep your data safe.

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What Are Employment Credit Checks?
By Dock David Treece | June 03, 2022

Credit checks are routine for businesses hiring employees in sensitive roles or industries. Learn how employment credit checks work.

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The Best Live Chat Apps
By Kaylyn McKenna | June 03, 2022

Learn how to leverage these top live chat apps to improve your customer support and boost sales.

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FCRA Compliance for Employers 
By Kaylyn McKenna | June 03, 2022

Do you run background checks on prospective employees? See if you could be violating the FCRA.

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Types of Background Checks Employers Should Run
By Kaylyn McKenna | June 03, 2022

Are you running the right types of background checks when you hire employees? Find out what information you might be missing.

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What Is an MVR Report, and Why Should You Conduct One? 
By Kaylyn McKenna | June 03, 2022

Will your new hire be driving on the job? Check their motor vehicle record (MVR) report before you let them get in the car.

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1099-MISC vs. 1099-NEC: Which One Do You Need?
By Dock David Treece | June 03, 2022

1099-MISC and 1099-NEC are IRS forms used to report your taxable payments to non-employees. Learn when each is used and how.

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Interest Rate Increases: 4 Concerns for Small Businesses
By Peter Lauria | June 03, 2022

Learn four areas of concern for small business owners amidst Federal Reserve interest rate hikes – and tips for how to respond.

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What Is Informed Consent?
By Max Freedman | June 03, 2022

Before a medical practice begins certain treatments on patients, they must get informed consent. Learn about patient consent and what it entails.

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What Is Imputed Income?
By Max Freedman | June 03, 2022

Learn what imputed income is, see examples and find out how to calculate the taxes you must pay on it to stay compliant.

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Should You Hire a Career Coach?
By Rebecca Renner | June 01, 2022

Learn what a career coach is, how much they cost, and whether hiring one is the right move for you.

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Cannabis at Work: How Employers Are Reacting to the Legalization of Marijuana
By Max Freedman | June 01, 2022

Medicinal cannabis is legal in a majority of states, and recreational legalization isn't far off. How are workplace policies adapting to the change?

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Your Guide on How to Plan a Corporate Event
By Paula Fernandes | June 01, 2022

Learn how to plan a corporate event that will help grow your business, attract customers and strengthen customer relations.

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How to Make Flexible Work Policies That Attract Top Talent
By Mona Bushnell | June 01, 2022

Follow these tips to implement a flexible work plan for your team and attract the best new employees in the process.

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Why Critical Thinking Matters in Your Business
By Nadia Reckmann | June 01, 2022

As a business owner, you need to exercise critical thinking and teach this skill to your team. Learn how to develop and teach critical thinking skills.

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What Kind of Leader Are You? 9 Leadership Types and Their Strengths
By Skye Schooley | June 01, 2022

Identify your leadership style so you can lead your team according to your strengths.

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Should My Business Get a Toll-Free Number?
By Adam Uzialko | May 31, 2022

A toll-free phone number is not for every business.

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Grab Your Headphones: 50 Inspirational Songs for Entrepreneurs
By Bassam Kaado | May 31, 2022

Check out a list of 50 inspirational songs for entrepreneurs, curated by successful business owners and CEOs.

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Workplace Harassment: How to Recognize and Report It
By Skye Schooley | May 31, 2022

There are many types of workplace harassment. Learn how to spot each type and report it to put a stop to the behavior.

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Read a Book! It’s Good for Your Career
By Bassam Kaado | May 31, 2022

Learn how reading can benefit your career or your business.

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Career Success Depends on Your Willingness to Learn
By Skye Schooley | May 31, 2022

A willingness to learn new skills is the trait executives say is most important to an employee's career success. See how to show your willingness to learn.