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Adapt or Die: How Cultural Anthropology Can Inform Business Strategy
By Business News Daily Editor | March 06, 2020

Corporate anthropologist Andi Simon explains how the social sciences and business intersect, and how applying anthropological insights to your company can give it a competitive edge

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Best Tips for Creating Your Business's Disaster Plan
By Marisa Sanfilippo | September 09, 2019

Learn how to build a disaster plan for your business.

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What Is Value Chain Analysis?
By Kayla Harrison | August 28, 2019

Find out how you can improve your business's processes.

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CEO Roundtable Meeting Redefines the Role of a Corporation
By Andrew Martins | August 20, 2019

Nearly 200 CEOs of the world's major companies committed to serve all stakeholders.

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Small Business Valuation: How to Determine Your Business's Worth
By Bennett Conlin | July 03, 2019

There's not one perfect way to determine a business's value.

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What is a Gantt Chart?
By Business News Daily Editor | February 27, 2019

These essential project management tools provide a timeline for each task and help monitor a project's progress.

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Blue Ocean Strategy: Creating Your Own Market
By Carlyann Edwards | July 13, 2018

Instead of viciously competing with other companies, organizations should find a way to work in a marketplace that is free of competitors.

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15 International Business Customs That Could Make or Break a Deal
By Adam Uzialko | April 04, 2018

Sometimes business can take you out of your home country. New opportunities can often be found overseas, and the ambitious entrepreneur shouldn't be afraid of growing beyond their own borders.

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10 Best Jobs for People Who Love Celebrities
By Charell Star | February 23, 2018

Life in the celebrity fast lane looks like fun. Unless you're starring in the next summer blockbuster or have a hit single hidden away, stardom isn't in the cards for most of us.

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50 Big Ideas, Predictions and Trends for Small Business in 2015
By Brittney Morgan | December 12, 2017

Business owners and experts told us their predictions for small business in 2015.

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16 Project Management Terms You Should Know
By Chad Brooks | November 20, 2017

To help small business owners, Fred Mouwad, an entrepreneur and creator of the task management platform Taskworld, highlights 16 words to keep in mind when trying to ensure projects are always moving...

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Industry 4.0: How Technology is Revolutionizing the Manufacturing Industry
By Adam Uzialko | November 15, 2017

Industry 4.0 might sound like a SimCity-style tycoon game, but it's really the biggest shift to hit global manufacturing since automation.

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Entrepreneurs Answer the Question: 'Why Is Innovation Important?'
By Chad Brooks | July 05, 2017

Coming up with new ideas is essential to success. There are several types of innovation.

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SWOT Analysis Tips and Examples for Your Small Business
By Nicole Fallon | December 27, 2015

Writing a SWOT analysis? Here are some tips (and a sample) from two small business leaders who have successfully written and used one.

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Facebook Adds 'Call Now' Button to Local Ads
By Sara Angeles | May 20, 2015

Facebook Ads are one of the most effective ways for customers to find your business on social media.

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Should You Ditch That Nightmare Client?
By Nicole Fallon | April 17, 2015

Every service-based business will have to deal with one or two difficult clients. But is it time to drop them completely?

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Can You and Your Spouse Run a Business Together? Making It Work
By Nicole Fallon | November 19, 2014

Thinking about a business partnership with your spouse or significant other? Take this advice from an entrepreneurial couple who makes it work.

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Outsourcing Human Resources: 10 Companies to Consider
By Nicole Fallon | October 23, 2014

Are you looking to outsource your human resources operations? Here are 10 companies that specialize in HR management for small businesses.

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The 20 Most Annoying, Overused and Meaningless Business Buzzwords
By Chad Brooks | September 05, 2014

Managers say that employees use a horde of common buzzwords and clichés every day — such as 'dynamic, 'deep dive' and 'leverage' — that really get under the bosses' skin.

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9 Things to Consider Before Outsourcing Your HR Department
By Chad Brooks | July 14, 2014

To help find the right partner, several experts weighed in on what small businesses should look for in a PEO provider.

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Grow Your Business: 5 Tips for Scaling Up
By Nicole Fallon | May 31, 2014

Want to grow your business quickly? Here are five tips to help you scale up.

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Avoiding Call Center Disasters (Before They Happen)
By Sara Angeles | April 02, 2014

Call center customer service disasters happen every day. Here's how to stop them.

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Going Global: 3 Tips for Expanding Your Business Internationally
By Nicole Fallon | March 06, 2014

Expanding globally can be a big boost for business, but it's not without its challenges. Before you take your business overseas, here are a few important steps to take first.

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Small Business Legal DIY? What's OK to Do Yourself
By Chad Brooks | June 24, 2013

Nellie Akalp, CEO of the online legal document filing service Corpnet.com, tells us what legal docs you can file yourself and what should be done by an attorney.

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Easy Ways to Improve Your Company Culture
By Chad Brooks | April 11, 2013

Strong managers, comfortable office environment and fair salaries are part of a happy-worker culture.

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Mark Zuckerberg's 5 Secrets to Success
By Ned Smith | January 17, 2013

If, after he dropped out of Harvard, Mark Zuckerberg had found fame and fortune as a major league baseball player, sportswriters would have had a field day writing about the college dropout.

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10 Tips to Build a Global Business
By Business News Daily Editor | October 27, 2012

Tips to lay a strong foundation.

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Three Steps to Handling a Crisis
By Business News Daily Editor | February 16, 2012

How you handle a crisis from the outset could determine whether your company survives it

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'Benefit Corp' Status Incorporates Doing Good into Business Basics
By Nicole Fallon | December 16, 2011

 

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The Alternative to Buying Small Business Health Insurance
By Business News Daily Editor | December 16, 2011

'Self-funded' care is an option