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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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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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Quickbooks Time
By Skye Schooley | August 25, 2021

QuickBooks Time is our choice as the best time and attendance system for a mobile workforce because of the numerous ways employees can clock in and out. In addition, it has several geotracking tools...

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Paychex Flex Time and Attendance
By Skye Schooley | August 25, 2021

Paychex provides flexible options to fit all business types, including state-of-the-art time and attendance software and time clocks.

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Rippling Time and Attendance
By Skye Schooley | August 25, 2021

Rippling is customizable HR software that combines HR and IT automation into one platform. The intuitive software is easy to implement and can be accessed through a self-service dashboard. With more...

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BambooHR Time and Attendance
By Skye Schooley | August 25, 2021

HR is about the people, not the paperwork. Read about the No. 1 HR software for small and medium businesses.

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OnTheClock
By Skye Schooley | August 25, 2021

OnTheClock is a web-based time and attendance system that includes comprehensive functions and tools for tracking employees' timecards. Both the employee and administrative portals are easy to...

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TimeClock Plus
By Skye Schooley | August 25, 2021

TimeClock Plus is the best time-tracking system for larger employers because it offers a wide variety of hosting and service plan options.

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Clockify
By Skye Schooley | August 25, 2021

Clockify is a free service that tracks time and attendance for businesses of all sizes. With Clockify, employees can monitor when they start and end their day, as well as how long they work on...

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TimeClick
By Skye Schooley | August 25, 2021

TimeClick is easy to use and includes some of the best time-tracking features and administrative tools in the industry.

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When I Work
By Skye Schooley | August 25, 2021

When I Work is a cloud-based time and attendance system that has both time-tracking and scheduling features. Use a desktop, laptop or tablet as a fixed clock-in terminal, or give employees the option...

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HubSpot CRM
By Simone Johnson | July 22, 2021

The free version of HubSpot may offer very small businesses enough functionality to improve processes and organization at zero cost. It also offers a wealth of raining resources.

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13 Secrets for Growing Your Business Quickly
By Sean Peek | July 20, 2021

There's no surefire formula for instant success, but you can boost your business's growth with these tips from startup founders.

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How to Help Your Kid Start a (Legal) Business
By Sean Peek | July 19, 2021

Putting up lemonade stands and mowing lawns are popular ways for kids to earn pocket change, but could they get in legal trouble for their entrepreneurial activities?

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How Salesforce Essentials Differs From Other Salesforce Plans
By Max Freedman | June 10, 2021

Salesforce Essentials offers small businesses affordable access to one of the largest and most powerful CRMs on the market.

Review
Clover Point of Sale System
By Jamie Johnson | June 04, 2021

Clover offers a range of hardware options that outshine the competition and give businesses flexibility in customizing a POS system that works for them.

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Upserve
By Jamie Johnson | June 04, 2021

Upserve is a strong choice for restaurants that want full reports on their data, competitive pricing and excellent customer support.

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Epos Now
By Skye Schooley | June 04, 2021

Epos Now is the best all-in-one POS system for small businesses because it is affordable, versatile and adapts to your business.

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Lightspeed
By Skye Schooley | June 04, 2021

Lightspeed is the best iPad POS system because its pricing is competitive, the system is fully mobile, and you have a choice of integrated payment processors.

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TouchBistro
By Skye Schooley | June 04, 2021

TouchBistro is the best POS system for the food service industry, with key features for restaurants, cafes, food trucks, pubs and more.

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Toast
By Jamie Johnson | June 04, 2021

Toast works equally well for a small restaurant that's just getting started and a large chain looking to service multiple sites. It has also done a great job of pivoting in the midst of the pandemic,...

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Insperity PEO Services
By Skye Schooley | June 03, 2021

We recommend Insperity as the best PEO for small businesses. Its flexible service options and robust training resources set it apart from its competitors.

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ADP TotalSource
By Skye Schooley | June 03, 2021

ADP TotalSource is our top PEO recommendation for customer service because of its comprehensive features, tailored solutions and excellent support.

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Rippling PEO
By Skye Schooley | June 03, 2021

Rippling provides small businesses with unique features like remote laptop management and local tax registration, making it our best pick for a scalable PEO.

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Oasis
By Skye Schooley | June 03, 2021

Oasis Advantage, our choice as the best PEO for startups, offers a flexible plan that allows startups to mix and match services to get exactly what they need.

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Justworks
By Skye Schooley | June 03, 2021

Justworks is a platform that automates payroll, benefits and compliance services in an all-in-one PEO solution. Since it groups its clients under the Justworks umbrella, businesses have access to...

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TriNet PEO
By Skye Schooley | June 03, 2021

TriNet has no minimum employee requirement to use its PEO services. Its flexible service structure and contract setup make it our pick for the best PEO for tailored industries.

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ActivTrak
By Skye Schooley | June 03, 2021

ActivTrak offers a free version of its employee monitoring software with core features to monitor up to three users. The paid version supports unlimited monitoring for just $7.20 per user, per month.

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InterGuard
By Skye Schooley | June 03, 2021

InterGuard gives you a clear, comprehensive view of what your employees are doing while they're on the clock, plus it provides tools to increase productivity.

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BambooHR Employee Monitoring Software
By Skye Schooley | June 03, 2021

BambooHR is a great option for a stand-alone performance management system because of its open API, which allows it to integrate with a variety of other human capital management software suites and...