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Workers’ Comp Insurance: How Much Do You Need?
By Max Freedman | January 23, 2023

Almost every state requires businesses to have workers' comp insurance. Consider these factors to determine the right amount for your business.

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How AI Is Changing the Retail Industry
By Samantha Donaldson | January 23, 2023

Artificial intelligence has a tremendous power to reshape how stores are run.

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Choosing the Best Pricing Model for Your Business: License vs. Subscription
By Jamie Johnson | January 23, 2023

Licenses and subscriptions are popular pricing models. Learn how licenses and subscriptions work and how to choose a pricing strategy for your business.

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How to Use Data Science to Get Ahead in Business
By Chad Brooks | January 23, 2023

Data-driven decision-making is the new way of doing business. See how data science can help even small businesses.

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Is Your Startup Ready for an Angel Investor?
By Katharine Paljug | January 23, 2023

Once you determine you are ready for an angel investor, you're probably wondering where you find the right investor. Here's how.

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5 Steps to Remove a Shareholder
By Stella Morrison | January 23, 2023

Although removing a majority shareholder can be difficult, it is possible. Here are the steps to make the process a smooth one.

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5 Ways Health IT Startups Can Stay Ahead of the Competition
By Jennifer Dublino | January 23, 2023

The health IT industry is fast-moving and competitive, requiring innovation and vision. Stay ahead of the pack and succeed with these five tips.

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10 Scams That Prey on Small Businesses
By Jennifer Dublino | January 23, 2023

Scammers often target small and midsize businesses. Beware of these 10 business-related scams, and learn how to avoid cybercriminals and hackers.

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Think Like a Startup, Scale Like an Enterprise: Balancing the Best of Both
By Alex Goryachev | January 23, 2023

Both startups and enterprises must disrupt and innovate to survive. Learn how thinking like a startup and scaling like an enterprise can help ensure success.

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The Fatal Four: Avoiding Construction Injuries
By Jill Bowers | January 23, 2023

Construction workers are highly susceptible to workplace injuries. Here are the standards you must follow to prevent accidents at work.

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Buy Local: Why Small Business Owners Must Practice What They Preach
By Jennifer Post | January 23, 2023

You've asked your customers to buy local, and you should too. Here's why your local B2B purchases have a positive ripple effect on the SMB community.

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Trademark Basics: How to Submit a Trademark
By Max Freedman | January 23, 2023

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

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Preparing Your Business Should the Worst Happen
By Jennifer Dublino | January 23, 2023

Various types of disasters can be catastrophic for a business. Learn how to protect your business and handle a disaster if it strikes.

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Do It for Me: The Next Evolution of the On-Demand Economy
By Jamie Johnson | January 23, 2023

Consumers want convenience, which often means they want someone to do something for them on demand. Learn how to take advantage of the DIFM movement.

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How Much Does It Cost to Start an Online Business?
By Zac Johnson | January 23, 2023

Starting a business online can be relatively simple and affordable. These are the typical startup expenses and rough cost estimates.

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Why Adopting a Zero-Friction Approach Is the Key to Success
By Jennifer Dublino | January 23, 2023

Customers hate friction when interacting with a business. Here's how to take a zero-friction approach to improve customer satisfaction and sales.

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Want to Invest in Digital Real Estate? How to Get Started
By Sean Peek | January 23, 2023

Everyone's familiar with real estate investment. It's as easy as buying a house or land to rent or sell for profit. Digital real estate works the same way.

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What’s a Healthy Level of Business Debt?
By Matt D’Angelo | January 23, 2023

Healthy business debt means having a plan, working with a professional and providing purpose to your new capital.

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UN’s Sustainable Development Goals for Small Businesses
By Carlyann Edwards | January 23, 2023

The United Nations has established goals to protect the planet and ensure prosperity, but chances are your company may not be following them.

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Resources for Veteran-Owned Businesses
By Chad Brooks | January 23, 2023

Unique resources for veteran-owned businesses. How to start, find funding and gain customers. With tips from successful veteran business owners.

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A Gamble You Can’t Afford to Lose: Finding the Right Materials for Your Product
By Steve Cartier | January 23, 2023

Learn the crucial steps to finding the best materials for your manufactured products.

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8 Tips to Manage Your Time as a Small Business Owner
By Jennifer Dublino | January 23, 2023

Small business owners are constantly pulled in different directions. Follow these time-management tips to maximize your effectiveness.

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Time Crunch: An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Prioritizing Your Tasks
By Jennifer Post | January 23, 2023

Entrepreneurs often find themselves overburdened with tasks. Learn how to allocate your time and prioritize your tasks.

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Asset Management for Your Construction Firm: 5 Tips for Success
By Ryan Ayers | January 23, 2023

Learn valuable tips for managing assets for your construction business.

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How to Apply for a Copyright Online
By Julianna Lopez | January 23, 2023

Obtaining a copyright is a straightforward process online. Learn how to apply for a copyright online and the benefits of protecting intellectual property.

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Better Together: Making Magic Between Big Companies and Startups
By Alex Goryachev | January 23, 2023

Startups and enterprises can complement each other by collaborating. Learn how large and small players can overcome issues and work together.

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How to Learn From Your Failures: 4 Valuable Lessons
By Thomas Griffin | January 23, 2023

As an entrepreneur, you'll encounter setbacks. These four tips will help you maintain the right perspective as you launch and grow your business.

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What Is Private Labeling, and How Does It Work?
By Stella Morrison | January 23, 2023

Private labeling is growing in popularity, and many businesses can benefit from the technique. Here's everything you need to know.

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7 Surefire Strategies to Help You Stand Out From the Competition
By Stella Morrison | January 23, 2023

As a business owner, you need to know how to differentiate yourself from your competitors so that your brand stands out in a positive way.

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How to Get a License for Your Construction Company
By Evyatar Sagie | January 23, 2023

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