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How Does Multitasking Impact Productivity?
By Matt D'Angelo | February 06, 2019

Multitasking is usually not a good idea in the workplace, but that doesn't mean you should never do it.

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Ways to Show Employees Gratitude Year-Round
By Jennifer Post | February 05, 2019

Look for large and small opportunities to acknowledge your employees and their work. This is an incredibly valuable practice that can make you a better leader.

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7 Female Entrepreneurs Share Their Biggest Challenges
By Saige Driver | February 05, 2019

Women have come a long way in the business world, but they still have obstacles to overcome. Seven female entrepreneurs shared the biggest challenges they're facing today.

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Super Bowl Fever: Should the Day After Be a National Holiday?
By Anna Attkisson | February 05, 2019

Truant workers are to be expected on the day after Super Bowl, but this year the numbers are expected to hit a record high. Should it just be a national holiday already?

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What Is Reputation Insurance?
By Adam Uzialko | February 05, 2019

It can be difficult to build a strong brand, so once you do, you'll want to protect it. For that, there's different forms of reputation insurance, which come in handy when a crisis strikes.

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7 Websites for Comparing Small Business Insurance Quotes
By Marci Martin | February 05, 2019

If you're looking for insurance coverage for your small business, these free websites are a great place to start comparing rates and plans.

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Six Steps to Smart Hiring Decisions
By Business News Daily Editor | February 05, 2019

Hiring even one employee will affect your company. Follow these tips to make it a positive impact.

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How to Cultivate Innovation in Real Time
By Business News Daily Editor | February 05, 2019

Innovation is a popular word. But, how do you really roll out innovative practices in a your world work environment?

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Habits of Highly Productive Small Business Owners
By Katharine Paljug | February 01, 2019

Learn the big-picture strategies and habits that small business sole proprietors depend on to stay productive, no matter what challenges come their way.

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How to Recession-Proof Your Business
By Jennifer Post | February 01, 2019

No one can predict with certainty when a recession will hit, but you can take these measures to soften the blow one would have on your business.

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Why Attitude Beats Aptitude When Hiring
By Business News Daily Editor | January 31, 2019

When was the last time you evaluated how your company recruits and hires new employees? Is it working?

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Want to Keep Your Customers? Be Proactive
By Nicole Fallon | January 31, 2019

To keep your customers from leaving you for the competition, you need to be proactive and reach out before there's an issue.

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What is Market Intelligence?
By Business News Daily Editor | January 29, 2019

Using market intelligence by collecting and analyzing data about the markets in which they are situated, companies gain valuable insight into how to grow their business.

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Why Your Business Should Embrace Failure
By Business News Daily Editor | January 25, 2019

 

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What Small Businesses Can Learn from Apple's iPhone Woes
By Andrew Martins | January 24, 2019

Declining iPhone sales are being blamed on a number of factors. Whatever the issue may be, there are lessons that any small business can learn from Apple's rough start to 2019.

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Boss and Employee Relationships: How Close Is Too Close?
By Jennifer Post | January 19, 2019

Creating a balanced relationship with your employees starts with acting professionally and treating employees with respect.

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Global Expansion Requires Cultural Preparation
By Chad Brooks | January 18, 2019

Once dedicated to serving customers and clients in their local communities, small businesses now have a far greater reach.

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The 'Art of the Pivot': 9 Tips to Successfully Shift Your Business Strategy
By Nicole Fallon | January 18, 2019

In a startup setting, changing your strategy to achieve your business goals is sometimes necessary for survival. Here's how to recognize the need for a shift, and master the "art of the pivot."

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How to Successfully Shake Up Your Small Business
By Katharine Paljug | January 18, 2019

If you're making changes to your business, it's important to consider your existing customers and how they might be affected.

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Is Agile Scrum Methodology Right for Your Business?
By Business News Daily Editor | January 17, 2019

Agile scrum training isn't for everyone. Find out if it's right for your company.

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How to Attract (and Keep) the Best Employees
By Business News Daily Editor | January 16, 2019

Companies have a number of ways to attract new employees. Which are the most effective?

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How to Set Achievable Business Goals
By Katharine Paljug | January 14, 2019

When it comes to goal-setting, being specific and challenging yourself is a great first step.

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What Is the Whole-Person Approach to Training and Development?
By Jennifer Post | December 19, 2018

Developing the "whole person" employee requires investment in their professional and personal skills to support physical, mental and spiritual well-being.

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How This Nonprofit Leader Brought Business Acumen to a New Career
By Matt D'Angelo | December 12, 2018

If you're considering switching careers, Oyauma Garrison says to stop thinking and act.

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Is Poor Attendance at Work a Reflection of Bad Leadership?
By Chad Brooks | December 05, 2018

When an employee has an absentee problem, management has to shoulder some of the blame. We talked to experts on where bosses are going wrong and how to handle employees who are regularly absent.

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Entrepreneurs Reveal Their 10 Favorite Business Books
By Marisa Sanfilippo | December 01, 2018

Business owners and professionals told Business News Daily what their favorite business books of the last few years are.

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What Matters to Small Business Owners After the Midterm Elections?
By Adam Uzialko | November 08, 2018

As the midterm elections loom, these small business issues have bubbled to the surface.

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How to Attract Good Minimum Wage Employees
By Saige Driver | November 02, 2018

It's a job seekers market and businesses are struggling to find solid talent. Here are four tips for finding (and keeping) high-quality minimum wage workers.

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Surprising Laws That May Apply to Your Small Business
By Adam Uzialko | October 23, 2018

Ignorance of the law is no excuse. Here are some of the commonly cited regulations that catch business owners off guard.

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Highest-Paying Management Jobs
By Saige Driver | October 22, 2018

If you love taking charge and connecting with employees, you may make a great manager. If you're considering this career path, check out the 10 highest-paying management jobs.