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Business Credit Cards

Building/Checking a Business Credit Rating

Any business that plans to seek loans, lease equipment, establish partnerships, accept credit cards or buy inventory and materials should have a strong credit profile. You'll need to: Get listed with...


Business Credit Basics

Business credit cards can allow your company to invest in goods and services needed for its success, which in turn will grow your business and make you more money. Corporate credit is especially...





Business Insurance

Builders Insurance

If you’re in the construction industry, then you’re going to rely on builders liability insurance to protect your company’s assets. With builders insurance, you’re going to...


Business Insurance: An Overview





Business Loans

Agricultural Loans

Agricultural loans help farmers run their farms more efficiently. It can be difficult to keep up with all of the costs associated with running a farm, so farmers need low interest agricultural loans...


Agricultural Loans Key Terms

Agricultural loans are the backbone of the industry. Many first-time farmers rely on these loans in order to get a farm started. Many experienced farmers also use agricultural loans to replace...





Business Plans

Breakeven Analysis

Breakeven analysis is a tool used to calculate the number of products you will need to sell to breakeven or recover the variable and fixed costs associated with creating your product. In addition to...


Breakeven Analysis Applications and Uses

Finding break even point of a product or service is an essential tool in choosing the best price per unit of a product and also helping to determine projected sales. Break even analysis can used...





Call Center Software

3-D Drawing and Imaging Software

If you run a software development or engineering business, you have to use 3-D drawing and imaging software. Many companies from various sectors use this type of software to help them solve problems....


Automatic Dialers

Automatic telephone dialers come in many formats. There are some pieces of automatic dialing software that you need to install locally on one of your servers; these can be beneficial, as they can...





Commercial Real Estate

Advertising Lodging Property Listings

Real estate is an investment that can offer a great return on your money if managed properly. Lodging properties are hot commodities in the real estate market due to the demand for nice and...


Agricultural Property Listings Basics

Each state defines what agricultural property is within the state. Generally, it is a parcel used as a farm or ranch. It can also be forestland of a sizable amount, usually 30 or more acres. It may...





Computers

Auto Attendant

Auto attendant features can be part of a business PBX console or a traditional multi-line extension key phone system. Other auto attendants can be part of a hosted business phone service, a business...


B2B Markets for Computers and Software

Connect with B2B markets for computers and software. E-commerce services for B2B markets for software and computers range from auction sites to matchmaking services. These exchange services offer...





Direct Mail

Direct Mail Basics

Direct mailings are a marketing gimmick used to attract more potential customers to your business. While this advertising campaign may not reach as many people as a television or magazine ad, it...


Direct Mail Key Terms

Direct mail is a popular way for businesses to advertise their products or services. However, business owners that are new to direct mailing should pay attention because it's easy to spend a lot...


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Email Software

Anonymous Email Providers

Anonymous email accounts provide protection against spam and other unwanted emails. Every time you sign up for anything on the Internet with your real email address, spam begins. With anonymous...


Bounce Management Software

Knowing how you will manage email bounces is one of the most important parts of planning your email campaign. You’re likely thinking about what to include in your email pitch and how to best...





Franchises

Business Service Franchise Opportunities

Business service franchise opportunities can include many different business fields such as advertising, accounting, business consulting, direct mail, employment agency, equipment repair and sales,...


Car Franchise Opportunities

Car franchises can really rev up your income. After all, Americans spend billions of dollars on auto products and services each year. Car franchise opportunities allow you to tap into this...





HR Outsourcing

Conflict Resolution Consultants

The job of conflict resolution and mediation consultants exists because of bullying, cliques, power trips, hen pecking and a long laundry list of relationship problems in the workplace. Yes, more...


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HR Software

360 Review

In 360 degree performance reviews, you track and assess your employee performance with the help of employee peers, management and other relevant people. A 360 degree peer review allows you to tap...


360 Review Key Terms

Whether you’re conducting your own 360 employee review or are working with a consulting group to collect and decipher the data, it’s important to know industry terminology to ensure...





Health Insurance

Alternative Health Insurance Education and Training

Alternative health care insurance policies are typically offerings that appeal to those looking for limited or low cost insurance coverage. Medical alternative insurance may include plans that only...


COBRA Education and Training

The Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (COBRA) was passed by congress in 1986. The provision allows certain individuals and their family members to continue receiving health benefits at...





IT Services

Accounting Database Design Services

Accounting database design is essential in any business so you have the information you need, quickly, when you need it. You need to supply the information you use often and then design the database...


Active Server Pages (ASPs) Services

Active Server Page programming is becoming more popular as programming migrates online. But what is it and how can you get it? ASP is a web server technology from Microsoft that lets developers...





IT Training

C/C++/C# Education and Training

C/C++/C# education and training gives you the tools that you need for a successful career. Most people realize that computer programmers are in demand. When someone goes through C education, they put...


COBOL Programming Education and Training

COBOL programming education and training will teach you what you need to learn in order to program in COBOL. This is a smart move for people who want to work as computer programmers. With a bit of...





Incorporation Services

Article of Incorporation Pricing and Costs

An article of incorporation, which is sometimes referred to as a certificate of incorporation, article of formation or a corporate charter, contains the rules that have been established by an...


Articles of Incorporation

Once you write and file an article of incorporation, your business is on the road to success. An article of incorporation is simply a formal statement of how your business will operate.You must file...





Liability Insurance

General Liability Insurance Key Terms

General liability insurance is a required form of insurance for all businesses. It protects the business from lawsuits against them from accidents. There are various important terms found in these...


General Liability Insurance: What You Need to Know

 





Office Furniture

Buying a Corner Desk

Corner desks can make great use of the space you have available in your office or workspace. If you have an unused, empty corner, a desk is a great way to utilize that area. If you are short on...


Buying a Writing Desk

By adding a writing desk to your office, you can help add style and impress potential customers. A writer desk in your office will give the impression that you are a person who values correspondence...





Office Supplies

Adding Machines

Calculator, adding machine and register may seem to be synonymous terms, but they are each very different machines. A calculator is a device that is able to perform an array of mathematical...


Applications and Uses for Padfolio

Complete with a protective outer covering, a padfolio offers users a writing pad, pen, handle and potential other features to assist in the organization and security of documents, notes and items....





PR Agencies

Buying a Contract Mobile Phone

A 2006 'Mobile Life' report suggests that pay-monthly contract phones account for 52% of all UK mobile phone sales.Offering numerous advantages over pay-as-you-go mobiles, 12 or 18-month...


Corporate Kits

Corporate document kits allow you to keep well-kept records. If you are incorporating your business, corporate kits allow you to easily organize your minutes, transfer ledger, stock certificates...





Payroll Software

Construction Payroll Software

Suppliers of construction payroll software offer several options to fit the needs of both large and small contractors. Whether you own your own construction company that employs two people, or you...


Do-It-Yourself Payroll Software

Calculating payroll taxes, computing employee deductions, writing checks — a payroll system can be tedious and time-consuming. That's why, traditionally, business owners have hired payroll...


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Phone Services

Aircraft and Vehicle Broadcast Systems

Television production vehicles and aircraft and vehicle broadcast systems are perfect for industry insiders and novices alike. When you have a corporate event or benefit that needs to be broadcast or...


Call Forwarding

If you are a business that requires customer interaction, then you need phone call forwarding services. There is nothing worse than having a client call you and listen to dozens of rings without...





Printing Services

Catalogs

Creating an attractive printed catalog that effectively showcases your company’s products has several advantages. Catalogs can significantly increase your sales revenue and better serve your...


Commercial Printers

For printing projects your desktop printer can't handle, use commercial printing services. Commercial printers specialize in offset printing, also called four-color process printing, which is best...





Projectors

LCD Projector Rental

An LCD projector can be a good investment for events if you need to use it often, but it can also be pricey. Rather than buying, LCD projector rental can help you put forth the best company image for...


LCD Projectors

Whether you are shopping for new liquid crystal display projectors (LCDs) or used LCD projectors, choose the right size and characteristics for your business.People who travel or make frequent...





Servers

2U Rack Servers

As their name states, 2U rack servers take up 2 units of space on a standard server rack. More powerful than their 1U counterparts, 2U racks still manage to bring you power and flexibility without...


5U Rack Servers

5U server racks provide some of the most powerful configurations for any business' network. These tower-sized units give you the power of up to 4 processors, as well as an almost endless...





Shipping

Advance Shipment Notice Systems

If you've ever ordered anything via the Internet, telephone or U.S. mail, it's likely you've received an advance shipment notice, which is a notification of pending deliveries. The...


Air Freight

When you have to transport heavy loads quickly, your best option is often by using airfreight. Look for air freight carriers that offer online services like quoting and tracking for the simplest way...





Time And Attendance Software

Better Managing Your Time

Think you'll never have enough hours in the day to accomplish all you need to? Restructure your time with these three steps, and you'll find you have more time than you thought: Get a handle...


Time and Attendance Key Terms


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Trade Show Displays

Fabric Displays

No matter what product you sell, fabric displays are an easy way to attract customers to your booth or demonstration at a trade show. The types of cloth displays available make this a great choice of...


Fabric Displays Types and Styles

At one time, the only type of fabric display people were familiar with was shelving for fabric bolts found in a fabric store. Now the term fabric display has a whole new meaning. Today’s fabric...





Video Conferencing

Video Conferencing Solutions

Video conferencing tools have finally become fast enough to be considered efficient. The growing range of video conference equipment and services all radically exceed what was available just a few...


Videoconferencing Equipment

In a world where working off-site has become more common but the need to meet and stay in contact remains the same, video conferencing offers businesses the ability to meet with their employees...


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Web Hosting

Clustered Hosting

Clustered hosting can quickly deliver results if you run an actuary or oil/gas exploration business. Trying to crunch numbers on a computer or server can be challenging. Not only can it be...


Colocation Hosting

A colocation hosting facility is where a web server is housed, along with the resources to keep the server up and running. Between the amount of power web servers require and the difficulty of an...





Workers Compensation

Meeting Workers' Comp Requirements

Workers' compensation insurance covers employees who are injured or become sick during work activities. Most states require businesses to have coverage. Because each state has different policies...


Workers Compensation Insurance Key Terms


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