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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.

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    12 Reasons to Use Instagram for Your Business
    By Kiely Kuligowski | November 28, 2022

    With over one billion active users, Instagram makes it easy to grow your business on social media.

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    Why You Should Consider Cloud-Based Access Control
    By Jeff Hale | November 28, 2022

    Learn why more businesses are switching to cloud-based access control.

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    How to Use Biometric Access Control Systems
    By Julie Ritzer Ross | November 28, 2022

    Learn a number of ways you can use biometrics to secure your business's physical location and data.

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    The Role of a Strong Accounting and Finance Team in Seeking Capital
    By Matthew G. | November 23, 2022

    You may be tempted to neglect the accounting side of your business, but you might also be hurting your access to capital.

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    How to Create an Accessible E-Commerce Website
    By Nathan Resnick | November 23, 2022

    These ADA compliance tips can help you make your e-commerce website accessible for people with disabilities.

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    Vanderbilt Industries Access Control Systems
    By Max Freedman | November 23, 2022

    Vanderbilt Industries is our best pick for businesses with multiple locations. Learn about all the options it offers.

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    ISONAS Access Control Systems
    By Max Freedman | November 23, 2022
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    What Is a Mantrap?
    By Jeff Hale | November 23, 2022

    Mantraps are far from the most affordable physical access control systems, but they’re also among the most secure. Learn more about them here.

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    What Is SUTA Tax? How Do You Calculate It?
    By David Gargaro | November 22, 2022

    All businesses are responsible for paying unemployment insurance taxes. Here is how to calculate what your business owes.

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    Employee Payroll Social Security Tax
    By David Gargaro | November 22, 2022

    All employers must withhold Social Security tax from their employees' paychecks. Here is how to calculate what is owed.

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    Disaster Loans: How to Qualify for PPP and EIDL Forgiveness
    By Mike Savage | November 22, 2022

    Both the EIDL and the PPP loans are eligible for some degree of loan forgiveness. Learn about the qualifications and how to apply for forgiveness.

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    SBA Loan Forgiveness for PPP, EIDL and 7(a) Loans
    By Jason Milleisen | November 22, 2022

    Loan forgiveness differs greatly when you're talking about loan forgiveness for a PPP loan versus EIDL loans versus SBA 7 (a) loans.

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    Best Business Certifications
    By Kim Lindros | November 22, 2022

    The right business certifications can help you get ahead in your industry. These eight are a great place to start.

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    Human Relations Management Theory Basics
    By Sean Peek | November 22, 2022

    Understand the basic premise behind the human relations management theory and the skills you need to implement it in your business.

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    The Management Theory of Frederick Taylor
    By Sean Peek | November 22, 2022

    Make your business more efficient by using Frederick Taylor's scientific principles for employee management.

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    The Management Theory of Max Weber
    By Sean Peek | November 22, 2022

    Weber's theory prioritizes efficiency, but it isn't necessarily the best practice for leaders to implement.

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    Management Theory of Henri Fayol
    By Chad Brooks | November 22, 2022

    Henri Fayol's management theory is a simple model of how management interacts with personnel.