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How to Apply for a Copyright Online
By Julianna Lopez | June 29, 2022

Looking for a copyright to protect your intellectual property? Applying for a copyright online is easy.

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How to Start a Successful CBD Business in 2021
By Chris Porteous | June 29, 2022

The demand for CBD products has been growing steadily along with the legal cannabis industry. Here's how to capitalize on the trend.

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How to Convince Your Company’s CEO to Invest in Innovation
By Skot Carruth | June 29, 2022

Innovation doesn't just happen; it must be accounted for in a corporate budget.

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Does Your Business Have a Battle Rhythm? Why You Need One
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

Businesses can learn much from the key aspects of military battle rhythm: organized, strategic routines and informed decision-making.

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Choosing the Right Outsourcing Partner
By Shahid Mansuri | June 29, 2022

Many businesses find it difficult to outsource, but it's a surefire way to boost growth.

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Massages and Pets and Kegs, Oh My! Creative Perks for Improved Morale and Retention
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

Employee perks are like frosting on the cake of a workplace: They might not be necessary, but they definitely make life sweeter.

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How to Design an Amazing Website for Your Restaurant
By Arjun Kohli | June 29, 2022

Successful restaurant marketing means getting customers excited about your establishment before they even visit. Here's how to create a website to do that.

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Buying In the Cloud: How Cloud Technology is Revolutionizing the Retail Industry
By Jonha Revesencio | June 29, 2022

Retailers expect their sales to grow by 17 percent this year due to cloud technology.

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Keep It Simple: Why Businesses Need to KISS More and How to Do It
By Danny Mola | June 29, 2022

The new book from Ken Segall, Apple’s creative team lead, helps us understand the power of business simplicity.

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Differences Between an Angel Investor and a Venture Capitalist
By Will Jiang | June 29, 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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Why You Need a SWOT Analysis for Your Business
By Kiely Kuligowski | June 29, 2022

A SWOT analysis is a vital tool that helps you understand your business. It provides a framework for making key business decisions.

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5 Simple Steps to Valuing Your Small Business
By Russell Smith | June 29, 2022

How much is your small business worth to investors or buyers? Calculate your business valuation by following these five steps.

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7 Things to Consider Before Opening Your Dream Restaurant
By Jennifer Dublino | June 29, 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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9 Best Side Hustle Ideas for 2020
By Chris Porteous | June 29, 2022

These nine side hustle ideas can help you make some extra cash in 2020. Who knows? One could even become your full-time business.

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How to Be an Inspirational Leader
By Gabriel Fairman | June 29, 2022

In order to be an inspirational leader, you can't try to inspire or lead. Forcing this issue won't garner the type of respect you are looking for.

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Calling All Angels: How to Attract Investors for Your Startup
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

Angel investors and venture capitalists can help you secure funding for your business. But how do you attract investors for your startup?

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Best First Impression: 10 Tips for Presenting Your Business Plan to Investors
By Ulyses Osuna | June 29, 2022

Before presenting your business to investors, you need to know what you are talking about.

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How Dave Goldberg’s Legend Lives on in Millions of Startup Founders
By John Rampton | June 29, 2022

Dave Goldberg was a highly successful and much-loved entrepreneur and businessman. Discover the secrets to his success and use them in your business.

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How to Enhance Your Team’s Customer Service Department
By Jared Atchison | June 29, 2022

Here are the steps you should take to ensure your customer service is setting your business up for success.

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Get It Together: 7 Quick Ways to Make Your Business More Organized
By Leah Zitter | June 29, 2022

Use these simple tricks to make your business more efficient with the minimum resources.

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Contingency Management Theory FAQ
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

The basic premise of Contingency Theory is that there is no one best way to lead an organization.

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4 Ways IoT Can Help Your Small Business Work Smarter
By Maria Paz Gillet Martín | June 29, 2022

From wearables to connected cars to sensors, there are tons of ways IoT can help make life and business easier – and it's not just for big companies.

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11 Questions to Answer Before Quitting Your Job to Start a Business
By Kenneth Burke | June 29, 2022

With the right preparation, no business should fail! Work through these questions to put your business on the path to success.

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Talking Shop: Small Businesses Can Make Millions From Federal Government Contracts
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

The U.S. government buys a wide range of goods and services from businesses of all sizes each year. Here is how your SMB can get a government contract.

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Expert Q&A: Financial Advice for Small Businesses During the Coronavirus Outbreak
By Adam Uzialko | June 29, 2022

Business.com community members answer the most pressing questions that small business owners have about their finances during the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Why Your KPIs Are Causing Conflict and How to Fix It
By Sabrina Chamberlain | June 29, 2022

See how to hone your company's KPIs and coordinate these metrics across departments to find yourself in a much better position.

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5 Surprising Ways To Work Smarter (And Not Harder) As An Entrepreneur
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022

Don't burn out. Learn 3 surprising ways to work smarter (and not harder) as an entrepreneur. The first tip guaranteed be your favorite.

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How to Build Business Momentum With Limited Resources
By Chris Porteous | June 29, 2022

Learn how to create a successful business momentum strategy when you don't have all the resources of a large enterprise.

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Corporate Retreat Centers Pricing and Costs
By Chad Brooks | June 29, 2022
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Retail or E-tail? Buying Online Vs. Buying in Person
By Kristen Gramigna | June 29, 2022

Though ecommerce is growing faster than any other retail sector, the opportunity for brick-and-mortar retailers isn’t extinct, just shifted.