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How and where can I find campaigns for a call center?

QUESTION | BY Titania Staffing | 1 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/27/20

We have been in the call center industry for more than 4 years and now we decided to start our own outbound center. We are looking for more campaigns to ramp up. We are interested to have both...

How to Pick the Right Insurance Coverage When You're Self-Employed

BY Chris Porteous

Don't skip on insurance. Here's how to determine what coverage you need and how to get it.

How can I make the most use of business.com?

QUESTION | BY Kenji Kanemaru | 4 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/25/20

Hello, I'm from Avanti Co. Ltd, a Japanese company mainly active for industrial materials. I'm looking to enter the B2B marketplace worldwide in order to promote our products and sell globally....

Am I doing everything right in my business?

QUESTION | BY Andrew bonni | 3 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/25/20

I want to know if I'm doing everything right in my business. I have been open for about 6-7 days now and I haven't had any sales yet. Is that normal? My website is https://supershirtz.com/.

How does your team manage bilingual and bicultural communication issues in the workplace?

QUESTION | BY Dr. Laura G Sweeney | 16 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/24/20

I am curious about the variety of issues that occur in workplaces when communication is between businesses from various countries with differing linguistic and cultural backgrounds. Can you think of...

Accounting and Cashflow Management Tips for Small Business

BY Anand Srivastava

Starting a business isn't easy, but running it amidst the existing competition is even more difficult if proper accounting strategies aren't followed. In this article, we talk about the best possible...

What do you look for in an investment deal?

QUESTION | BY Adam Uzialko | 1 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/23/20

Securing funding can be a challenge, so it can be tempting to jump at the first offer. But how can you tell a good investment deal from a bad one? What are the things you should look for in a...

I am thinking about celebrity endorsements as a growth option for my nail salon business. I need some advice?

QUESTION | BY Mari-Louise Van den Berg | 20 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/22/20

I have a small nail salon business on the side and I want to start growing this small venture into some day being owner of my own business having to quit my job or doing both. I am in this industry...

How To Leverage Seasonality To Boost Visits to Your Website

BY Jared Atchison

Seasonal fluctuations impact all businesses. It is critical to ensure you are properly prepared for those times.

Have you ever received a hard money loan?

QUESTION | BY Adam Uzialko | 0 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/21/20

If you've received a hard money loan, business.com would like to hear about your experience. Why did you seek out a hard money loan? Did it serve the purpose you hoped it would? Was a hard...

What is the best commercial insurance for an e-commerce website?

QUESTION | BY Anonymous User | 1 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/20/20

I want to know which commercial insurance is best for an e-commerce website and its price. Please guide me in the details.

How to Allow Unit Economics to Skyrocket (Not Sink) Your Startup

BY Dev Garg

Unit economics is part of your strategic plan that you can't afford to ignore. We cover how you can run basic unit economics and avoid mistakes many startups make.

Am I still liable to pay my partner if the company goes under?

QUESTION | BY Jayne King | 0 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/20/20

My partner and I each had 50% ownership of our LLC. We created an agreement where he would get paid $4,500 a month for 12 months as his share of the company. Now he is leaving the business. If the...

Everything Employers Should Know About Payroll Withholding

BY Simone R. Johnson

Learn what payroll withholding is and what it means for your small business's payroll process.

5 Ways to Use Automation to Streamline Your Customer Experience

BY Matt Shealy

Automation allows you to implement complex workflows and business logic so you can cater to individual customers' needs.

Becoming a Data-Driven Organization Starts With a Culture Change

BY Hailey Friedman

Several prominent industry reports have shown that companies that implement a data-driven strategy are seeing impressive results.

Where can I find a good virtual assistant?

QUESTION | BY Maxine Jones | 13 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/19/20

Hi everyone! I've been doing a lot of research on virtual assistance and I find that it may come in handy for me and my business. Has anyone ever used this type of service? If so, is there a...

What advice do you have for starting a business?

QUESTION | BY Tuong Aries | 23 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/19/20

I want to start a business but I'm not sure where to begin. I have taken courses on Coursera and read many business books such as Michael T. Porter's "Competitive Strategy" and Robert T. Kiyosaki's...

Free Job Posting Tips to Hire Better Employees

BY Derek Gallimore

Want to hire better employees? These free job posting tips will help you make sure you land the best candidates for your open positions.

How to Automate Your Business

BY Ibrahim Hanif

Before your business can expand to multiple locations, you need to automate how it runs by establishing a department chart, KPIs and training manuals.