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Management Masters: 5 Trailblazers in Performance Management and How to Apply Their Wins
By Kris Duggan | June 29, 2022

Here's how five trailblazing companies are using new-age performance development tactics to better manage employees and create success.

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How to Set a Price for Your Service
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

The business.com community was curious about how to properly set prices for their services. We found answers.

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How to Achieve Work-Life Balance as a Small Business Owner
By Skye Schooley | June 29, 2022

Positive work-life balance is crucial for entrepreneurs. Learn five ways you can maintain work-life balance as a small business owner.

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What to Know About AD&D Insurance
By Skye Schooley | June 29, 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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How to Strengthen Your Brand Through Online Reputation Management
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

ORM requires addressing negative online content while creating and elevating positive internet messaging and branding – and certain services can help.

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How to Create a Stunning Restaurant Website Design
By Syed Balkhi | June 29, 2022

Don't lose customers to other restaurants because you don't have a well-designed website.

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Everything You Need to Know About 7702 Plans
By Max Freedman | June 29, 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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How to Start a Clothing Store
By Dave Thomas | June 29, 2022

When you want to start a clothing store, you must develop a solid plan of action. Read our tips for opening your own clothing store.

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How to Manage Your Business’s High Call Volume
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

A large number of incoming calls can be a sign of success but a challenge to manage. Learn how to effectively manage your business's inbound calls.

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Entrepreneurs Love These 13 Tools for Conducting Market Research
By Scott Gerber | June 29, 2022

In today's world, market research is essential to you and your brand’s long-term success. Here are the tools you need to do it well.

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How to Get a License for Your Construction Company
By Evyatar Sagie | June 29, 2022

Success in the construction industry means complying with all the regulations to work in your state, including holding the right permits and licenses.

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Management Theory of Henri Fayol
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

Henri Fayol's management theory is a simple model of how management interacts with personnel.

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FInancial Planning for Entrepreneurs: How to Manage Your Business’s Cash Flow
By Casey Clark | June 29, 2022

Cash flow is vital to the survival of any business and is what keeps your financial engine running.

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Great Harvest CEO Offers Tips on Meeting New Diet Demands
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

Great Harvest CEO Mike Ferretti offers advice on building a business model that is flexible enough to cater to changing consumer demands.

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Part of the Job: 7 Skills All Entrepreneurs Must Master
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

There are a few other unexpected skills that entrepreneurs will need to succeed, you just might not be thinking about them yet.

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7 Ways To Build a Successful Construction Business
By Evyatar Sagie | June 29, 2022

With these seven steps, you can forge a solid name and reputation in the construction field and thrive. Here's how to get started.

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Talking Shop: How to Protect Your Small Business From Malware
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

Artificial intelligence and machine learning are making malware harder than ever to detect. Here's how to protect yourself from this threat.

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Fight Coronavirus Procrastination: How to Boost Your Productivity Working From Home
By Daglar Cizmeci | June 29, 2022

In the unprecedented COVID-19 situation, many companies are forced to work from home. Let's explore a few tips to maintain productivity and focus at home.

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Trademark Basics: How to Submit a Trademark
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

There are distinct differences between trademarks and copyrights. Find out what they are and how they might affect your business.

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How to Merge Your Corporate and Personal Selves for Success
By Angela Koch | June 29, 2022

Your business's success depends on how well you can merge your corporate and personal selves.

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The Art of the Pivot
By Greg Shuey | June 29, 2022

Businesses pivot every day based on market conditions, competitors, etc. Successful pivots require more than just a quick decision.

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Why Latino Small Businesses Thrive in California, Texas, Florida and New York
By Deborah Sweeney | June 29, 2022

Here are the benefits that await Hispanic business owners getting started in these states.

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10 Inspiring Entrepreneurs Under 40
By Sean Peek | June 29, 2022

Check out our list of inspiring entrepreneurs under 40 who have paved the way for themselves and many others with successful businesses.

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Here’s Why Your Employees Are Ignoring Your Emails
By Michael DesRochers | June 29, 2022

Are your emails getting ignored at work? Check out if you're committing one of these email etiquette mistakes and get advice on how to fix it.

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Looking for Business Insurance? 10 Questions to Ask a Prospective Broker
By Kimberlee Leonard | June 29, 2022

Business insurance is critical – and complex. Learn how to vet a reputable broker who can help you decide which risks to insure against and for how much.

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All Talk, No Action? A 6-Step Guide to Make Change Happen Within Your Organization
By Sean Peek | June 29, 2022

Making changes in a company isn't easy, especially for non-managers, but anyone can make a difference. Take these steps to encourage meaningful change.

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10 Reasons to Hire an Attorney for Your Business
By Sean Peek | June 29, 2022

Attorneys can provide your business with valuable insight and guidance. Learn more about the benefits of hiring a company attorney.

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Shopify or Amazon? Which Is Better for Your Business?
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

Shopify and Amazon are e-commerce platforms that enable your business to sell online. Which should you choose, and why?

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Time to Expand? Tips for Opening Another Location
By Max Freedman | June 29, 2022

Are you ready to open a second location for your business? Here are some factors to consider.

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20 Businesses You Can Start on the Cheap
By Donna Fuscaldo | June 29, 2022

Starting a business doesn't have to cost thousands of dollars. Here are 20 you can launch with $500 or less.