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How to Structure Your Workday as a Freelancer
Working from home comes with numerous distractions, so freelancers need to manage their time effectively and stay on task.
Skye Schooley
Skye Schooley
How to Increase Your Restaurant’s Profits in 2022
Here are 10 strategies to boost your restaurant's bottom line.
Zac Johnson
Zac Johnson
How to Use the Sharing Economy to Benefit Your Business
The sharing economy is based on the most efficient use of money and resources. Here's how to use it to benefit your business.
Jennifer Post
Jennifer Post
Buying vs. Leasing a Time Clock
Let us help you decide whether to buy or lease a time clock for your business.
Skye Schooley
Skye Schooley
What Your Wheels Say: The Top 10 Cars for CEOs
Looking for the right vehicle that matches your executive status? Consider these 10 luxury cars for CEOs and what they convey about their drivers.
Sean Peek
Sean Peek
10 Big-Name Entrepreneurs Reveal Their Money-Making Secrets
When experienced, successful entrepreneurs speak, it's always wise to listen.
Nathan Resnick
Nathan Resnick
Open for Business: 5 Options for Setting Up an Online Store
Whether you have a new business or want to add online sales as a revenue stream, setting up an e-commerce store is easy. Here are some options to get started.
Jennifer Dublino
Jennifer Dublino
Apple vs. Apple: 6 Trademark Cases and What You Should Learn From Them 
You could be committing trademark infringement without knowing it. Here are six trademark cases to learn from.
Sean Peek
Sean Peek

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Technology Bizzy for 2020: Zoom, Video Conferencing
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Zoom's feature set and functionality made the widespread shift to remote work easier to handle for millions of Americans dealing with the pandemic.

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Marketing Bizzy for 2020: Constant Contact, Email Marketing Services
By Kiely Kuligowski | June 27, 2022

Constant Contact is the winner for the 2020 Best of the Best Marketing Bizzy award.

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HR Bizzy for 2020: Hubstaff, Employee Monitoring
By Skye Schooley | June 27, 2022

Out of the many HR products and services available in 2020, we chose Hubstaff as the best of the best for its employee monitoring software.

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Business.com’s Best of the Best Awards for 2020
By Donna Fuscaldo | June 27, 2022

See business.com's best picks for the essential tools that kept small businesses buzzing in 2020.

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Best Android Apps for Construction
By Chad Brooks | June 27, 2022

Your Android smartphone or tablet can be an invaluable tool to have on a construction site, assuming you have the right apps. Here are six construction app

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Benefits of Using an Order Fulfillment Service
By Sean Peek | June 27, 2022

Learn how outsourcing your e-commerce business's order fulfillment needs can streamline operations, save time and conserve resources.

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‘Bad’ Business Ideas That Made Bank
By Sean Peek | June 27, 2022

Does your business idea seem ridiculous on the surface? Take inspiration from these 10 businesses that found success despite starting with a "bad" idea.

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How to Keep Your Business Out of Bankruptcy
By Matthew Debbage | June 27, 2022

Understanding the warning signs of a potential financial downfall is critical toward keeping your business out of bankruptcy.

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How Automation Will Affect the Future of Sales
By Richard Stevenson | June 27, 2022

When it comes to how automation will affect salespeople and your business, there are several critical questions you need to consider.

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Are Entrepreneurs Nothing More Than Problem-Solvers?   
By Jamie Johnson | June 27, 2022

True entrepreneurs not only are good at managing business problems, but they also enjoy the challenge it brings. Learn how you can be a better problem-solver.

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Differences Between an Angel Investor and a Venture Capitalist
By Will Jiang | June 27, 2022

To make the right decision for financing your company, you should know the intricate differences between angel investors and venture capitalists.

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Everything You Need to Know About 7702 Plans
By Max Freedman | June 27, 2022

A 7702 plan isn't really a retirement plan – it's a life insurance policy. Learn how a 7702 plan works and what its implications are for your business.

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The On-Demand Economy: What It Is and How It’s Changing Business
By Nathan Resnick | June 27, 2022

Meeting the demands of an emerging demographic

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What Is Actual Cash Value in Business Property Insurance?
By Nicole Urbanowicz | June 27, 2022

In business insurance, actual cash value and replacement costs are two distinct values. Learn what actual cash value means and how to calculate it.

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What to Know About AD&D Insurance
By Skye Schooley | June 27, 2022

Employers can benefit from offering employees AD&D insurance. Learn what AD&D insurance covers and why you should offer it.

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8 Reasons Why Every Entrepreneur Needs a Branded Email Address
By Amelia Willson | June 27, 2022

Having trouble connecting with new customers? It may surprise you to learn your personal email account is the culprit.

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8 Reasons Why the Cash-Only Model Doesn’t Work for Small Businesses
By Chad Brooks | June 27, 2022

Customers want options when it comes to paying. If you don't already accept credit cards, here are eight reasons customers want (and need) this option.

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13 Things to Consider Before Starting a Restaurant
By Max Freedman | June 27, 2022

There are several details you must consider before opening the doors to your restaurant. Read our article to make sure you're ready for business.

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7 Stats That Will Make You Rethink Your Document Management Strategy
By Mikita Mikado | June 27, 2022

Is your system for document management outdated? Here are some statistics that will make you reconsider your current system.

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6 Steps to Improve Your Organization’s Performance
By Chad Brooks | June 27, 2022

In our sluggish economy, a multitude of mergers and acquisitions not withstanding, the capacity for a business to grow rests in the hands of its people.

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6 Automation Trends for Every Business in 2019
By Ashish Deshpande | June 27, 2022

Any business can use process automation to boost efficiency and ROI.

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10 Big-Name Entrepreneurs Reveal Their Money-Making Secrets
By Nathan Resnick | June 27, 2022

When experienced, successful entrepreneurs speak, it's always wise to listen. Learn business tips and money-making advice from the pros.

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7 Things to Consider Before Opening Your Dream Restaurant
By Jennifer Dublino | June 27, 2022

If you want to open a restaurant, you have some essential planning to do. Consider these factors to increase your chances of success.

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Open for Business: 5 Options for Setting Up an Online Store
By Jennifer Dublino | June 27, 2022

There are various ways to open an e-commerce store and start selling online. Learn your online store options and their pros and cons.

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Asset Management for Your Construction Firm: 5 Tips for Success
By Ryan Ayers | June 27, 2022

Here's how to make sure the process actually works for your business, ultimately saving you money.

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7 Tips for Outsourcing Your Customer Service
By Chris Christoff | June 27, 2022

Outsourcing your customer support to another company shouldn't reduce your quality of service. Here's how to do it while putting the customer first.

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3 Tips for Building an Investor-Ready Franchise Business
By Howard Goldstein | June 27, 2022

Being a franchisee has its perks over starting a new brand new business, but you still need capital. Here are three ways to appeal to investors.

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Forget the Checks: 3 Reasons Why Your Construction Company Should Accept Credit Card Payments
By Chad Brooks | June 27, 2022

Customers prefer to pay construction companies with credit cards. Here are three reasons why you should consider offering this payment option.

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State of the Construction Business in 2017
By Karina Fabian | June 27, 2022

The construction industry may face challenges but also improved growth this year. Read more in our article.

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Take Your Restaurant to the Next Level: 11 Tips for Busy Owners
By Jonathan Bentz | June 27, 2022

Competition is fierce in the restaurant industry, but following these 11 tips can help your eating establishment stand out.