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Amazon Business Features Your Small Business Can Use
BY Max Freedman

Amazon Business offers some useful features your business can use to boost sales and revenue. Here's how to take full advantage of the tools Amazon Business provides.

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The CEO's Approach to Evolving Business Industries
BY Moazzam Kamran

Recent events have led to a massive movement to socially distance and move toward digital platforms for both work and learning. Let's look at various sectors and ways to embrace their digital...

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Navigating the Changing Economic Environment
BY Lil Roberts

Small business owners who make decisions and develop strategies for survival quickly are more likely to survive than businesses that take a "wait-and-see" approach.

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Choosing a Location for Your Retail Business: Pros and Cons of Brick and Mortar vs. Online
BY Emerson De Oliveira

Online shops are great, but there are also plenty of reasons to choose a brick-and-mortar store.

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10 Things to Consider Before Starting a Restaurant
BY business.com editorial staff

These factors are crucial in planning a restaurant.

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How Your Small Business Can Benefit From a Corporate Social Responsibility Strategy
BY Dr. Brittany McDonald

Learn three effective ways small to medium-sized businesses can implement and benefit from corporate social responsibility.

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Restaurant Accounting: How It's Different
BY business.com editorial staff

Restaurants have their own special accounting needs and quirks.

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Can You Make a Profit and Be Socially Responsible?
BY business.com editorial staff

Can you be both socially responsible and make money while doing so? The short answer is yes, and we’ll show you how to amplify both.

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Can You Expedite a Trademark Application?
BY business.com editorial staff

Trademark applications can take eight to 12 months to process. Find out how it's possible to get a fast pass on your application.

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How to Keep Your Small Business on Track During the Coronavirus Pandemic
BY Nickolas Strain

You can't control the pandemic or the economy, but you can control your business's actions. Focus on these three areas.

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Unlocking the Power of Trade: How to Identify and Monetize Your Excess Capacity
BY business.com editorial staff

Waste is bad for business – and society as a whole.

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Should Your Restaurant Accept Mobile Payments?
BY business.com editorial staff

If you're unsure whether you should accept mobile payments because of security concerns, cost of adoption, or you're worried customers won't use it, you're not alone in your hesitation.

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Creating Shelter in the Storm: Pivoting Your Business in Response to COVID-19
BY Rob Shelton

The COVID-19 crisis has made it necessary for many commercial companies to shift their business models quickly. Many are repurposing their assets to create new value, protect the brand and survive.

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A Strong Foundation: 5 Books to Read Before Starting Your Business
BY business.com editorial staff

An easier way of starting a business is to gather more knowledge and motivation. Here are five masterpieces that will help you.

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How to Survive When Business Is Slow
BY Simone Johnson

Many businesses experience financial ups and downs. Here are tips to help you stay afloat when business slows down.

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More Than Words: How to Create a Values-Driven Business
BY business.com editorial staff

Your company's defined values are just words. What you need is a culture that lives those words. Here's how to get to the core of your culture.

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Do Results-Only Workplaces Really Work?
BY business.com editorial staff

The results-only work environment, or ROWE, is a management strategy designed to increase productivity while eliminating the arbitrary constraints of traditional workplaces.

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Flat vs. Tall: What's the Ideal Structure for Your Organization?
BY business.com editorial staff

The structure and management of your company become the lifeblood of the company culture. Are you flat or tall? Which is best? Learn more.

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How to Generate Press for Your Small Business
BY business.com editorial staff

We offer four tips from experts to answer a Business.com community question.

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Social Workers for Business? How They're Helping the Private Sector
BY business.com editorial staff

It's not just corporate responsibility where social workers can help businesses.