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Managing Resources: ERP Industry Trends That Impact Bottom Line
By Aaron Continelli | January 05, 2022

Businesses of all sizes can benefit from a well-integrated ERP software through noticeably simplified and enriched business interactions.

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Personal Brand Visibility: 5 Guidelines For Entrepreneurs to Build a Strong Digital Footprint
By Chad Brooks | January 05, 2022

Modern entrepreneurs need to network and to be able to create influence via the Internet. They must form a strong digital footprint.

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Before You Sign: Important Questions to Ask When Negotiating Software License Agreements
By Ron Avignone | January 05, 2022

Some critical questions to ask before you choose which software vendor best fits your business needs.

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How to Find Drop Ship Suppliers for your E-commerce Business
By Bryan Robinson | January 05, 2022

Drop-shipping is an attractive model for E-commerce sellers, minimizing costs and simplifying logistics. But how do you find good suppliers?

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Home Is Where the Cash Is: Building Your Real Estate Business from the Ground Up
By Fred Cohen | January 05, 2022

As the financial crisis fades into the rearview mirror, many entrepreneurs might be encouraged to get back into the real estate game.

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Ones to Watch: 10 of the Coolest Fashion Startups of 2016
By Chad Brooks | January 05, 2022

Are you someone who loves fashion? If so, you have to check out this list of 10 of the coolest fashion startups of 2016.

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A New Hunting Ground: The Changing Face of Job Searches
By Janice Chaka | January 05, 2022

Businesses need to realize that people don't search for jobs the same way that they used to, and how this affects the talent that applies.

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Better Than Coffee: 14 Podcasts That Will Inspire Your Mornings
By Scott Gerber | January 05, 2022

Need an extra shot to get you going in the mornings? Get the creativity and energy boost you need to tackle your day.

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Elevating Expectations: 6 Ways Product Quality Affects Your Brand
By Sammi Caramela | January 04, 2022

Ensuring your products are of high quality is crucial to your business's bottom line. Learn how to do it correctly.

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Should Your Restaurant Be on Grubhub?
By Mona Bushnell | January 04, 2022

Learn how much Grubhub really costs restaurants and what it brings to the table.

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What Is Claims-Made vs. Occurrence?
By Kimberlee Leonard | January 04, 2022

When insuring a business, you'll find two coverage types: claims-made and occurrence. Learn the differences to choose the right business coverage.

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Pitching to Investors
By Ashtyn Douglas | December 22, 2021

Only the most prepared opportunists will win the favor of investors. Here are the do's and don'ts when pitching to an investor.

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The Hartford Review
By Nicole Urbanowicz | December 17, 2021

Read our unbiased review of The Hartford. See how The Hartford compares to the best Business Liability Insurance.

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CNA Review
By Chad Brooks | December 17, 2021

CNA provides insurance solutions to more than 1 million businesses and professionals worldwide. Its coverage includes general liability, business interruption, cyber risk, commercial auto, equipment...

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Chubb Review
By Chad Brooks | December 17, 2021

Read our unbiased review of Chubb. See how Chubb compares to the best Business Liability Insurance.

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AIG Review
By Chad Brooks | December 17, 2021

Read our unbiased review of AIG. See how AIG compares to the best Business Liability Insurance.

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Thimble Review
By business.com editorial staff | December 17, 2021

Thimble makes general liability insurance affordable with monthly and on-demand plans that you can start, pause and cancel at any time. Thimble doesn't require a deposit, nor are there any hidden...

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What Is Fiduciary Liability Insurance?
By Kimberlee Leonard | December 08, 2021

Fiduciary liability insurance protects a business from claims that a benefits plan was mismanaged. Learn what fiduciary liability insurance covers.

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14 Ways to Save Money on Business Insurance
By Kimberlee Leonard | December 06, 2021

You shouldn't cut corners when it comes to business insurance. Here are ways to reduce your insurance premiums without sacrificing coverage.

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What Is a Hold Harmless Agreement?
By Kimberlee Leonard | December 03, 2021

A hold harmless agreement releases a party from the consequences of another's actions. Learn how and when to use a hold harmless agreement in business.

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What Is Professional Negligence?
By Kimberlee Leonard | December 02, 2021

Professional negligence is when an industry professional doesn't properly fulfill their duties, leading to damage or harm. Learn how to avoid lawsuits.

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What Is an Insurance Rider in Business?
By Kimberlee Leonard | December 02, 2021

While standard business insurance policies protect your business, when extra coverage is needed, you'll obtain a rider. Learn how riders work.

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How Do Commercial Car Insurance Deductibles Work?
By Kimberlee Leonard | December 01, 2021

Commercial car insurance deductibles work just like personal auto insurance deductibles. Learn about collision and comprehensive claims deductibles.

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Average Commercial Car Insurance Costs
By Kimberlee Leonard | December 01, 2021

The average cost of commercial car insurance depends on vehicle, location, driving record, industry, and more. Learn how to choose the right coverage.

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Host a Holiday Party Your Clients Will Want to Attend
By Chad Brooks | November 09, 2021

With some planning and attention to detail, you can create a successful, memorable holiday party that will reap you benefits into the new year.

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Builder’s Risk Insurance: Not Just for Builders
By Nicole Urbanowicz | November 08, 2021

If a property is at risk for loss or damage during construction, consider builder's risk insurance. Learn what builder's risk covers and who needs it.

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Commercial Car Insurance Laws by State
By Kimberlee Leonard | November 08, 2021

What are your state's requirements for commercial auto insurance coverage? Learn what you and your business need to do to avoid penalties.

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What Is Commercial Liability Auto Insurance?
By Kimberlee Leonard | November 08, 2021

Commercial liability auto insurance covers the same types of liabilities as personal auto insurance, but the policy is for commercial vehicles.

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What Is Coinsurance in Business?
By Nicole Urbanowicz | November 04, 2021

Coinsurance for small businesses helps cover property and business assets, so the insurer knows there's adequate coverage. Here's how it works.

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What Is Subrogation in Insurance?
By Nicole Urbanowicz | November 03, 2021

Subrogation lets an insurance company recover money for insurance claims from a third party. Learn how subrogation works in various insurance types.