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The Best CRM Software of 2021
By Lisa McGreevy | May 25, 2021

This buying guide includes our best picks for CRM software and tips for purchasing the right CRM solution for your small business.

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What Is Business Broadband?
By Jeff Hale | May 21, 2021

Business broadband is a high-speed, commercial-grade internet connection with added features and dedicated customer support.

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How to Set Up Business Wi-Fi
By Jeff Hale | May 21, 2021

With an influx of laptop computers and smart devices within the workplace, a solid Wi-Fi network has become a must for businesses.

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Mobile Hotspot or Satellite Internet: Which Is Right for Your Business?
By Jeff Hale | May 21, 2021

Satellite internet is getting better every year, but it still might not be as fast or as flexible as a mobile hotspot for your business needs.

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Business DSL vs. Cable Internet
By Stella Morrison | May 21, 2021

What's the difference between business DSL and cable internet, and which one is the right choice for your business?

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Business Insurance Guide
By David Gargaro | May 14, 2021

This guide breaks down the basics of business insurance and what you should look for when searching for a policy.

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What Is a High-Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)?
By Max Freedman | May 12, 2021

High-deductible health plans can be cheaper for employers to offer, but employees don't always like them.

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What Is General Liability Insurance?
By David Gargaro | May 07, 2021

General liability insurance is a critical policy that most businesses should have.

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What Is a Certificate of Insurance?
By David Gargaro | May 07, 2021

A certificate of insurance demonstrates that your business holds an insurance policy, and includes key coverage details.

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What Is a Business Owner's Policy?
By Max Freedman | May 07, 2021

A business owner's policy offers the coverage of liability insurance and property insurance in one package.

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Business Owners' Guide to Workers' Compensation
By David Gargaro | May 07, 2021

Workers' compensation insurance is a key policy that most businesses are required to have.

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Do You Need Product Liability Insurance?
By David Gargaro | May 07, 2021

If you manufacture, sell or distribute products, your policy portfolio should include product liability insurance.

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9 Workplace Safety Tips for Business
By Max Freedman | May 07, 2021

Having a safe working environment is essential, which is why you should have a plan to reduce the risks of injury.

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What Is Errors and Omissions Insurance?
By David Gargaro | May 07, 2021

Errors and omissions insurance protects against lawsuits that disgruntled clients could bring against your business.

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What Is Professional Liability Insurance?
By David Gargaro | May 07, 2021

Professional liability insurance provides businesses with coverage against clients' legal claims of negligence, malpractice and misrepresentation.

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Guide to the Workers' Compensation Claim Process
By Max Freedman | May 07, 2021

It's stressful when employees have work-related illnesses or injuries, which is why it is important to have a clear understanding of how the workers' compensation process works.