How to Differentiate Your Company in a Crowded Industry

Regardless of whether you have a unique product or not, your business can greatly benefit from setting itself apart from the rest. Think about crowded industries like car insurance. Geico completely changed its level of success when they chose to…

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Seasonal Employee Management

Photo from: www.daily.jstor.org/retail-workers-depend-merciful-supervisors/ There are many reasons that staffing needs fluctuate. Perhaps your business is experiencing a growth spurt or a decrease in sales. The most common factor however, is seasonality. Some businesses, like those in retail, experience this far…

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4 Ways to Differentiate Your Business in a Saturated Market

If you’re looking for ways to hone in on what makes your small business unique, consider looking to these four differentiating factors for ideas. Continue reading

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How to Survive Your First Year in Business

The first year in business can be a precarious and trying time for entrepreneurs. Here are some tips for making it through the other side. Continue reading

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Cost-Effective Ways to Recruit Top Talent for Your Business [INFOGRAPHIC]

Your employees are arguably your company’s most important asset, but it can be difficult to attract the right talent if you’re on a tight budget. However, it is possible to promote your open positions to a large audience without breaking the bank. Check out this infographic for some cost-effective ways to find the best employees for your business! Continue reading

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3 Tips for Conducting Excellent Employee Interviews

Use these tips to help sift through the applicants and find the perfect candidate for your next open position. Continue reading

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Best Hiring Practices for Small Business Owners

Building a motivated and collaborative team of employees is a must for any small business owner. Here are some best practices for picking the right candidates for the job. Continue reading

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5 Common Accounting Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them)

Scores of intrepid entrepreneurs have come before you, making accounting mistakes so you don’t have to. Analysts and consultants spend years pouring over this data, trying to determine what causes businesses to fail. In this entry, we’ll look at a few of the most common accounting mistakes (and what you can do to avoid them). Continue reading

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8 Common Challenges New Business Owners Face in Their First Year of Ownership

If you’re currently a small business owner or thinking of starting up your own enterprise, you’ll likely face some challenges along the way. Continue reading

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7 Ways to Slash Entrepreneurial Stress [Infographic]

We’ve put together an infographic that offers 7 easy tips for slashing your entrepreneurial stress and giving you back some peace of mind. Continue reading

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