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11 Entrepreneur-Recommended Tools for Your Next Online Meeting
By Scott Gerber | July 25, 2022

In the age of remote work and social distancing, consider these reliable tools for online meetings.

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Small Business Guide to Alternative Lending
By Donna Fuscaldo | July 25, 2022

Alternative lenders offer more flexible terms and faster approval and funding than traditional banks. Discover more about alternative loans.

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Top 10 Unique Restaurant Promotion Ideas and Trends
By Jason Feemster | July 25, 2022

These 10 tips will help you boost your restaurant's brand and secure more foot traffic, driving sales and repeat visits.

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Small Business Guide to Marketing Analytics Tools
By Matt D’Angelo | July 25, 2022

Marketing analytics are an important tool for small business owners. Learn how to create better marketing campaigns using data

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A Pathway to Reopening During COVID-19
By Matthew Loughran | July 25, 2022

When and how to reopen is a complex decision. Take a critical look at your business, what's happening in your region, and your industry.

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11 Accounting Tips All Small Businesses Should Know
By Rashan Dixon | July 25, 2022

Follow these 11 tips to streamline your accounting processes and make sure you're on track with your accounting tasks.

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The Benefits of Mind Mapping for Busy Professionals
By Ryan Ayers | July 25, 2022

Busy professionals can get more done faster by learning how to construct mind maps.

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The Evolution of Online Marketplaces and Where We’re Headed
By Zac Johnson | July 25, 2022

Online marketplaces, like eBay and Amazon, have revolutionized how we buy goods. A new shift is afoot with how we buy services. Read more.

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Why Everything as a Service Is a Game Changer for Small Businesses
By Erik Day | July 25, 2022

Everything as a Service offers businesses a new way to stay competitive and attract new customers through streamlined, convenient offerings.

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How to Instill More Transparency in Your Business
By Jennifer Dublino | July 25, 2022

Instilling transparency in your business can boost employee retention, collaboration and productivity. Learn how to be more transparent.

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4 Ways Outsourcing Can Save a Failing Business
By Richard Walton | July 25, 2022

Outsourcing can greatly benefit small businesses and start-ups. Here are four ways hiring outsourced help can help your company grow.

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Pricing and Costs of Tax Consultants
By Chad Brooks | July 25, 2022

There are many types of tax consultancy services available for businesses. Here's how to choose one.

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How to Turn Change Management Into Personal Development
By Lynette Reed | July 25, 2022

In times of corporate change, the only thing you can control is you. Here's how to make it count.

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The Biggest Trends in Employee Training
By Ulrich Boser | July 25, 2022

As a leader, you never want your team to stop learning. These are the innovative training approaches making a splash with businesses.

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How to Create Quality Content That Goes Viral in 2020
By Jared Atchison | July 25, 2022

There's no guarantee your content will go viral, but you can set yourself up for success by following these tips for content creation.

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10 Useful Technologies for Hosting Online Meetings
By Sean Peek | July 25, 2022

Test out one of these video conferencing platforms the next time you need to host a meeting.

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Best Practices for Implementing Live Chat Support
By Andrew Martins | July 25, 2022

Answering your customers' questions at a moment's notice can be a boon to your company's website. Live chat support services make that possible.

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Mobile Apps vs. Mobile Websites: Which Should You Choose?
By Sean Peek | July 25, 2022

Mobile apps and mobile websites have pros and cons. Find out whether a mobile app or a mobile website is better for your business.

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7 Powerful Tips for Highly Productive Online Meetings
By Max Freedman | July 25, 2022

More and more meetings are held online now, and they have different needs from traditional meetings. Here are some tips for productive online meetings.

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What Is a Cloud PBX?
By Jeff Hale | July 25, 2022

Cloud PBX is an internet-based virtual PBX system that routes and manages calls. Learn how it compares to on-premises PBX and find cloud PBX providers.

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Here’s How to Future-Proof Your Job in the Age of Automation
By Dennis Walsh | July 25, 2022

As automation becomes more commonplace, how can you ensure your job is safe? These five tips will demonstrate how you're irreplaceable, not replaceable.

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The Importance of Self-Care for Productivity at Work
By Skye Schooley | July 25, 2022

Learn self-care strategies and techniques that can increase your productivity and happiness at work.

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Stress and Productivity: What the Numbers Say
By Sean Peek | July 25, 2022

Sometimes stress can be a good thing, but when there's too much of it, stress can be a monster. Here's how to alleviate it within your business.

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10 Ways Employee Monitoring Software Can Benefit Your Remote and In-Office Teams
By Skye Schooley | July 25, 2022

Employee monitoring software has many benefits for both remote and in-office teams. Here are some reasons to use it, as well as the concerns.

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Why Your Small Business Needs an Attendance Policy (+ Sample Attendance Policy Template)
By Skye Schooley | July 25, 2022

Punctuality is important in business. Learn how to develop an attendance policy and get free samples to implement.

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What Is a Cloud-Based Phone System?
By Jeff Hale | July 25, 2022

Cloud phone systems use the internet and a VoIP service to transmit audio and data between callers. Learn the pros and cons of cloud phone systems.

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What Is a Softphone?
By Jeff Hale | July 25, 2022

Softphones let you deliver voice, text and video over the web via cloud-based VoIP service provider. Learn about using softphones in your business.

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Top Small Business Grants
By Simone Johnson | July 25, 2022

Small business grants are basically free money from federal, state or privately funded programs. Learn about small business grants and how to apply.

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How to Transition to Long-Term Work From Home
By Kiely Kuligowski | July 25, 2022

COVID-19 has caused thousands of companies to adopt remote work, and many are making it permanent. What will your business do?

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5 Reasons Why 2019 Is the Best Year Yet to Start a Business
By Kim Walsh | July 25, 2022

Startup life is tough, but the current market and available resources makes it a whole lot easier to get going. Here's why 2019 is a great year to launch.