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Is Text Messaging a Successful Customer Engagement Tool?
By Jennifer Dublino | July 22, 2022

When used carefully, texting is a reliable and responsive way to reach customers. Learn the benefits of text message marketing and top services to try.

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How Telematics Can Improve Worksite Productivity
By Matt D’Angelo | July 22, 2022

See how telematic systems help you keep track of your fleet and machinery, allowing you to plan a safer, more efficient worksite.

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The Pros and Cons of Using a PEO
By Skye Schooley | July 22, 2022

Learn the pros and cons of using a PEO.

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The Top Consumer Complaints and How to Handle Them
By Mark Fairlie | July 22, 2022

The same types of customer complaints surface year after year. Find out what the top issues are, how to prevent them and how to respond.

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Take Your Restaurant to the Next Level: 11 Tips for Busy Owners
By Jonathan Bentz | July 21, 2022

Competition is fierce in the restaurant industry, but following these 11 tips can help your eating establishment stand out.

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5 Tips to Manage Your Time as a Small Business Owner
By Meredith Wood | July 21, 2022

Do you constantly find yourself long on tasks and short on time? You can't make the work disappear, but you may be able to better manage your time.

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Email Marketing Best Practices and Predictions for 2022
By Jennifer Dublino | July 21, 2022

Your email marketing strategy may need an update. Follow these best practices for successful email campaigns, and see what's ahead for the rest of 2022.

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The Pros and Cons of Hiring a Bookkeeper
By Derek Gallimore | July 21, 2022

Learn the pros and cons of bringing in a bookkeeper to mind your records and accounting documents versus doing it yourself with accounting software.

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The Difference Between an Accountant and a Bookkeeper (and Why You Need Both)
By Dachondra Cason | July 21, 2022

Understanding the distinction between accountants and bookkeepers can save your business a lot of money.

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Show Me the Money: How to Turn Site Visitors Into Paying Customers
By Jamie Johnson | July 21, 2022

Follow these four steps to turn your website visitors into paying customers.

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8 Ways to Keep Your Small Business Afloat in Any Financial Climate
By business.com editorial staff | July 21, 2022

Take these steps to ensure your small business's survival in a recession or economic crisis.

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Buying a Retail POS System? Here’s How to Choose the Right One
By Jennifer Dublino | July 21, 2022

When you're buying a retail POS system, keep in mind some must-have features and benefits. Learn how to choose the right POS system for your business.

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Oh No You Didn’t! 4 Tips for Preventing Employee Accounting Fraud
By Dachondra Cason | July 21, 2022

Employee accounting fraud is a possibility for any business. Learn how to prevent and mitigate employee fraud with these tips.

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What Is Opt-in Email Marketing?
By Jennifer Post | July 21, 2022

Opt-in email marketing uses voluntary email collection methods to market products and services to potential customers. Learn how it works.

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Not Just LinkedIn: How to Brand Yourself Online When Job Hunting
By Skye Schooley | July 21, 2022

LinkedIn isn't the only way to brand yourself online during your job search. Learn some other strategies for success.

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Why You Should Ditch No-Reply Emails
By Rachelle Gordon | July 21, 2022

No-reply emails can lead to massive marketing headaches. Discover best practices in this guide.

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Never Giving Up: 9 Successful Entrepreneurs Who Failed at Least Once 
By Sean Peek | July 21, 2022

Learn how some of the most successful entrepreneurs bounced back from rejection – and how you can too.

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4 Ways Small Businesses Empower Their Communities
By Mark Fairlie | July 21, 2022

Learn how small businesses strengthen communities, and get ideas for meaningful community partnerships.

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How to Market to Parents Effectively
By Jennifer Dublino | July 21, 2022

With the right approach, you can tap into the large, motivated parent demographic. Use these tips to get good results, and learn from effective examples.

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13 Smart Ways to Better Market Your Retail Store
By Sean Peek | July 21, 2022

With clever marketing, brick-and-mortar stores can still hold their own. Learn the best tricks for marketing your retail store.

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What Is Lead Scoring?
By Julie Thompson | July 21, 2022

Lead scoring takes the guesswork out of sifting through and converting leads, helping your business focus on the leads most likely to become customers.

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What Are the Different Types of HR Management Systems?
By Skye Schooley | July 21, 2022

Learn which types of HR management software are on the market, how each one can benefit your business, and what the best HR management solutions are.

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Everything You Need to Know About Email Marketing
By Sean Peek | July 21, 2022

Email is an effective marketing channel. Discover how to set goals and achieve them through targeted email marketing.

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How to Hire for Your Business
By Chad Brooks | July 21, 2022

Learn strategies and techniques for hiring employees as you build up a staff for your small business.

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How to Make Your Direct Sales Business Explode in No Time
By Lucinda Watrous | July 21, 2022

A direct sales business sells products or services outside of a retail environment. Follow these tips and strategies to build your direct sales business.

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Stay in the Know: How to Keep Up With Digital Marketing Trends
By Jennifer Dublino | July 21, 2022

Digital marketing is constantly changing, and it's important to keep up with the trends to stay ahead of the competition. Here's how to stay in the know.

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15 Ways to Build a Quality Email List
By Kiely Kuligowski | July 21, 2022

Your email list can make or break your email marketing campaign. Learn how to get quality subscribers and find great email marketing software.

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Hiring for Attitude Over Experience: What the Numbers Show
By Skye Schooley | July 21, 2022

Studies show that skilled and experienced employees with rotten attitudes fail quickly. Here's why you need to hire for attitude.

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Free Timeclocks: What You Get and What You’ll Be Missing
By Skye Schooley | July 21, 2022

There are lots of paid timeclocks, but would a free timeclock meet your needs? Learn what features a free timeclock has and what it might lack.

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Fintech: The New World Order and Its 5 Pillars
By Kimberlee Leonard | July 21, 2022

Fintech is an important segment of the finance industry. See how the five pillars of B2B fintech are changing how companies operate.