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    Gusto Payroll Software Review
    By Mike Berner | November 28, 2022

    Gusto Payroll Software is a cloud-based, full-service payroll platform that is easy to use, includes a wealth of valuable features and provides excellent customer support.

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    The Shocking Truth: Why Every Company Is a Technology Company
    By Kimberlee Leonard | November 28, 2022

    Companies must adopt a tech mindset in their corporate identity. Learn why every business is a tech company and how to incorporate tech in your operations.

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    How Businesses Are Marketing Green Innovation
    By Julie Thompson | November 28, 2022

    Learn how your company can improve the environment while using eco-friendly consciousness as a marketing tactic.

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    Why Business Security Is Important for Growth
    By Mark Fairlie | November 28, 2022

    Entrepreneurs often underestimate security's role in creating a growth environment. Learn how to secure and protect your business physically and digitally.

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    How Much Should You Spend on Small Business Security Systems?
    By Max Freedman | November 28, 2022

    Security is critical to a small business, but so is budgeting. This guide explains how much you should spend on security systems for your small business.

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    Features of Business Security Systems
    By Sean Peek | November 28, 2022

    Here's how to find an effective, affordable security system for your business.

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    Biometrics and the Future: What It Means for Small Businesses
    By Matt D’Angelo | November 28, 2022

    Small businesses can use biometrics authentication to provide customers with a more personal experience, track employee work hours and authenticate users.

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    A Cybersecurity Plan for Small Business Owners
    By Mark Fairlie | November 28, 2022

    Learn how to develop a cybersecurity plan that prevents or stops cyberattacks before they harm your business.

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    Business Accommodations for Customers/Clients with Hearing Impairments, Vision Impairments, or Other Disabilities
    By Chad Brooks | November 28, 2022

    An outline of ways and legalities of complying with ADA standards.

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    Cybersecurity and Risk Management
    By Shannon Flynn | November 28, 2022

    Cybersecurity is an essential practice for businesses today. Learn how to implement it in your business.

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    How to Secure Your Business’s Wi-Fi Network
    By Leah Zitter | November 28, 2022

    Learn the steps you should take to ensure cybercriminals can't attack your business via your Wi-Fi network.

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    What Is VoIP?
    By Shannon Flynn | November 28, 2022

    VoIP technology uses a broadband internet connection to transmit phone calls. Learn VoIP's features and everything you need to know to implement VoIP.

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    Drinking on the Job: Small Business Guide to Creating an Office Alcohol Policy 
    By Sean Peek | November 28, 2022

    Some employers allow drinking in the office. Here's what businesses should consider when creating an office alcohol policy for employees.

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    10 Scams That Prey on Small Businesses
    By Jennifer Dublino | November 28, 2022

    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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    What Is Non-Fixed VoIP?
    By Shannon Flynn | November 28, 2022

    Before you invest in a non-fixed VoIP system, learn how the technology works, how it compares to fixed VoIP, and if it's right for your business.

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    How Virtual Reality Is Changing Construction
    By Chad Brooks | November 28, 2022

    Virtual reality is being used in the construction industry to improve design, safety, and training and to avoid costly overruns. Learn more here.

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    The Perks of Being Loyal: How to Build a Customer Loyalty Program That Works
    By Lucinda Watrous | November 28, 2022

    Want to launch a customer loyalty program for your business? Read this first.

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    Small Business Guide to Hiring a Social Media Manager
    By Kiely Kuligowski | November 28, 2022

    Considering hiring a social media manager for your business? Find out what to look for, where to find one, and how much you should pay.

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    E-commerce Website Security: 5 Best Practices to Protect Your Online Store
    By Jack dsons | November 28, 2022

    A secure platform is the foundation of a secure online store. Here are some security tips to protect your e-commerce site.

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    Why Small Businesses Need to Digitize Documents
    By Emily Watson | November 28, 2022

    Want to save space? Digitizing your paperwork will eliminate clutter and keep your business organized.

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    How to Do a Cybersecurity Risk Assessment
    By Mark Fairlie | November 28, 2022

    Businesses must convince customers their personal data is safe. Run a cybersecurity risk assessment to protect company and customer data.

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    Cybercrime to Reach $10.5 Trillion By 2025: What Can We Do?
    By Mark Fairlie | November 28, 2022

    Cybercriminals won't ignore you because your business is small. Learn 20 ways to protect a company from a damaging data breach and how to respond to one.

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    Converged vs. Hyper-Converged Infrastructure Solutions
    By Mark Fairlie | November 28, 2022

    Converged infrastructure is a hardware-based approach to business IT. Hyper-converged is software-based. Which is right for your company?

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    C-Suite Job Titles: Have We Gone Too Far?
    By Steven McConnell | November 28, 2022

    Chief data officer, chief people officer, executive sensei ... are these titles relevant or too whimsical? And where do companies draw the line?

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    From COVID-19 to Hurricane Season: Disaster Preparedness for Small Business
    By Chad Brooks | November 28, 2022

    If you have a strong plan in place, it'll take more than a natural disaster like COVID-19 to sink your company.

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    The Rush Is Coming: How Your Business Can Win Black Friday
    By Jennifer Dublino | November 28, 2022

    For many retailers, Black Friday sales make the difference between a great year and a so-so year. Here's how to make the most of this important day.

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    What’s the Best Timeclock for Your Small Business?
    By Andrew Martins | November 28, 2022

    If you have hourly employees, you need an accurate count of their hours. Learn how to choose the best timeclock for your small business.

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    Just Say No: 7 Website Design Mistakes That Can Hurt Conversion
    By Chad Brooks | November 28, 2022

    Business owners should be hard-pressed to pursue a more targeted, proactive approach to developing their websites.

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    9 Security Practices to Protect Your Business’s Sensitive Information
    By Max Freedman | November 28, 2022

    You have a responsibility to your customers and your business to keep all sensitive data secure. Here are seven best practices to secure your information.

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    5 Ways Your Company Can Benefit From Security Cameras
    By Bennett Conlin | November 28, 2022

    Security cameras can help keep a small business's physical assets secure. This guide identifies the biggest benefits of security cameras.