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How to Buy Small Business Insurance
By Mona Bushnell | February 26, 2021

This guide will help you start assessing your business insurance needs and find a provider that can get you the coverage you require at a price you can afford.

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Responding to Online Reviews Can Help Your Business
By Andrew Martins | February 26, 2021

Do you respond to online reviews about your small business? Here's why you should, regardless of whether they're positive or negative.

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The Pros and Cons of Social Media Background Checks
By Chad Brooks | February 26, 2021

There are both benefits and risks of including social media screening in your company's background check process.

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How to Avoid Sending Spam Text Messages to Customers
By Julie Thompson | February 25, 2021

It can be tempting to take advantage of text message marketing and the direct line to your audience. But spamming your customers can be counterproductive.

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How to Develop a Content Strategy
By Yara Simón | February 25, 2021

Your content marketing efforts could be vastly improved by developing a comprehensive content strategy. Here's what it should include.

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What Is Evergreen Content?
By Yara Simón | February 25, 2021

Evergreen content is an important part of any content marketing strategy. Here's how to create it.

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The Best PEOs of 2021
By Skye Schooley | February 24, 2021

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

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Dos and Don'ts for Employee Background Checks
By Katharine Paljug | February 24, 2021

Before you start conducting background checks on new hires, be sure you are complying all federal and state screening laws and regulations.

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Why Small Business Can't Ignore Forecasting
By Donna Fuscaldo | February 24, 2021

Forecasting may not be on the top of your to-do list, but it's very important to run a successful enterprise.

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Best CRM Software of 2021
By Simone Johnson | February 24, 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 Small Business Loans of 2021
By Simone Johnson | February 24, 2021

Here are the best business loans and financing options available to small businesses. We highlight the best lenders for SBA loans, conventional loans as well as the best alternative lenders.

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Taxable vs. Nontaxable Fringe Benefits
By Skye Schooley | February 24, 2021

Learn the differences between taxable and nontaxable fringe benefits and how to create a great benefits plan for your company.

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Project Management Software Buying Guide
By Adam Uzialko | February 23, 2021

Project management software can be a valuable tool for small businesses to keep assignments both on track and on budget.

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How to Connect with Customers
By Sammi Caramela | February 23, 2021

Follow these 10 strategies to strengthen your connection to your customers.

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Best Payroll Services for 2021
By Chad Brooks | February 22, 2021

Business News Daily conducted extensive research to find the best payroll service providers for small businesses in 2021, including solutions for sole proprietors and household employers.

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Best Conference Call Services of 2021
By Kiely Kuligowski | February 22, 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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Maintenance Management Software: A Buyer's Guide
By Brittney Morgan | February 22, 2021

If you have equipment and assets of any kind, maintenance management software could make your business more efficient.

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The Best Electronic Medical Record (EMR) Software of 2021
By Adam Uzialko | February 22, 2021

Electronic medical records (EMR) systems and medical practice management software are integral to modern healthcare organizations. These are the best healthcare IT platforms we encountered in our...

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How to Write a Job Resignation Letter
By Skye Schooley | February 22, 2021

Learn how to write a job resignation letter that is professional, clear and concise.

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The Best Credit Card Processors of 2021
By Lori Fairbanks | February 19, 2021

Here are the best credit card processing solutions for small businesses, including online payment solutions and mobile credit card readers.

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The Best Collection Agency Services of 2021
By Donna Fuscaldo | February 19, 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 Video Surveillance Systems of 2021
By Kiely Kuligowski | February 19, 2021

Learn how to choose a video surveillance system for a small business, and read reviews of Business News Daily's best picks for video surveillance systems.

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Protection 1
By Kiely Kuligowski | February 19, 2021

Protection 1, a division of ADT, is geared primarily toward home security, but it offers an affordable solution that could be of use to a small business. With an indoor and outdoor wireless security...

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Alibi Security
By Kiely Kuligowski | February 19, 2021

Alibi is a reasonably priced solution that integrates the analog closed-circuit television cameras you already own with high-tech IP cameras.

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Blink
By Kiely Kuligowski | February 19, 2021

Blink is an ultra-affordable, wireless security and monitoring system that is ideal for a very small, budget-conscious business or a home.

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Arlo
By Kiely Kuligowski | February 19, 2021

Arlo's series of security systems don't rely on a video recorder. Instead, you can connect up to 15 of the Arlo cameras to the cloud and then check in via mobile device or computer to livestream up...

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What Is Website Visitor Tracking?
By Rachelle Gordon | February 19, 2021

Tracking visitors to your website can improve other elements of your broader marketing strategy.

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Buying Guide for Keyless Electronic Door Locks
By Kiely Kuligowski | February 19, 2021

Learn about electronic door locks and how to choose the best one for your business.

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How to Implement an Electronic Health Records System
By Adam Uzialko | February 19, 2021

An EHR system may take time to implement, but the benefits are well worth the investment for healthcare facilities.