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    The Pros and Cons of Outsourced Customer Service
    By Marisa Sanfilippo | January 26, 2023

    If you're too busy to handle customer service, you may consider outsourcing. Before outsourcing customer service to a call center, learn the pros and cons.

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    12 Reasons Employees Quit (and How to Prevent It)
    By Sean Peek | January 26, 2023

    Are you having a hard time retaining employees? It could be due to one (or more) of these top reasons. Find out the solutions here.

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    How to Set a Price for Your Service
    By Jennifer Dublino | January 26, 2023

    Setting the proper prices for your services is one of the most crucial elements of business. Learn how to set fair and accurate prices for your services.

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    Does Your Business Need a Code of Ethics or Conduct?
    By Jennifer Dublino | January 26, 2023

    Formal codes of ethics and conduct can ensure consistency in an organization. Learn if your business needs a code of ethics and code of conduct — or both.

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    Why You Need a SWOT Analysis for Your Business
    By Kiely Kuligowski | January 26, 2023

    SWOT ― which stands for “strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats” ― is a type of analysis that helps you develop your business strategy.

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    From Texting to Tweeting: Tech-Savvy Millennials Are Changing the Way We Work
    By Julie Thompson | January 26, 2023

    Millennials are tech-savvy and they want a collaborative and flexible work environment. Here is how their love of tech is altering daily practices.

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    What SMBs Need to Know When Choosing a Small Business Loan
    By Mike Berner | January 26, 2023

    Read what experts say about obtaining funding for a small business.

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    How to Handle a Bad Hire
    By Skye Schooley | January 25, 2023

    How much will a crummy employee set your business back? Find out here and get the steps to resolve the issue.

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    Big Data, Big Impact: How Data Improves Your Social Media Marketing
    By Mark Fairlie | January 25, 2023

    Big data, together with AI, can help you find your target audience and communicate with it more effectively than ever before.

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    Amazon Business Features Your Small Business Can Use
    By Max Freedman | January 25, 2023

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

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    The Best Human Resources Software of 2023
    By Skye Schooley | January 25, 2023

    HR software can simplify your human resource responsibilities. Learn what the best HR software options can do for your small business.

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    What You Can Learn From Fictional Businesses
    By Sean Peek | January 25, 2023

    These fictional businesses from TV shows and movies can teach entrepreneurs lessons on how — and how not — to run a company.

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    Tick-Tock: How to Get Your Business on TikTok Before It’s Too Late
    By Julie Thompson | January 25, 2023

    Learn how to get your business on TikTok and how to ensure you get the most out of it.

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    The Best HR Outsourcing Services of 2023
    By Skye Schooley | January 25, 2023

    Human resource outsourcing services can simplify your human resource responsibilities. Learn about the best HROs available for your small business.

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    The Must-See Business Movies of the 2010s – and What You Can Learn From Them
    By Sean Peek | January 25, 2023

    From The Big Short to Jobs, here are some of the best business movies from the 2010s and what you can learn from them.

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    The Dropbox Effect: How to Utilize the Lean Startup Methodology
    By Sean Peek | January 23, 2023

    The lean startup technique is a three-step approach designed to help companies improve their decision-making in order to reach a broader market.

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    Management Theory of Joseph Juran
    By Chad Brooks | January 23, 2023
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    19 Tips to Avoid a Tax Audit of Your Small Business Return
    By Andrew Martins | January 23, 2023

    With the IRS planning to ramp up the number of audits it will do in 2021, it's important that you know how to avoid scrutiny from the IRS.

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    What Is a Pharmaceutical Wholesaler?
    By Sean Peek | January 23, 2023

    Wholesale drug distributors purchase medications directly from manufacturers and, in turn, sell the medications to pharmacies.

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    Specialty Insurance Basics
    By Max Freedman | January 23, 2023

    Specialty insurance is necessary for items not covered by your ordinary homeowners or automobile insurance if you run a business in a certain industry.

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    How to Write a Company History
    By Skye Schooley | January 23, 2023

    A well-written company history on your website can do wonders in attracting customers to your brand. Here is how to write one.

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    Management Theory of Stephen Covey
    By Chad Brooks | January 23, 2023
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    Creating a Sales Manual
    By Jamie Johnson | January 23, 2023

    Your company sales manual is your sales department's "how-to" guide for achieving success. Learn how to create one.

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    How to Determine How Much Office Space You Need
    By Chad Brooks | January 23, 2023

    Before you sign a lease, calculate how big an office you need using these estimates.

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    Management Theory of Elton Mayo
    By Sean Peek | January 23, 2023

    Australian professor George Elton Mayo’s human relations theory can help your company build more productive and effective teams.

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    Pricing and Costs of Tax Consultants
    By Jennifer Dublino | January 23, 2023

    No matter what type of taxes you need help preparing, it's crucial to choose the right business tax consultant – and one whose prices fit into your budget.

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    Management Theory of Geert Hofstede
    By Chad Brooks | January 23, 2023
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    How to Charge Interest and Late Fees on Unpaid Invoices
    By Jennifer Dublino | January 23, 2023

    Customers not paying? Here's how you can successfully charge interest and late fees on unpaid invoices.

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    Management Theory of Henry Gantt
    By Chad Brooks | January 23, 2023
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    How Much Does Customer Service Training Cost?
    By Chad Brooks | January 23, 2023

    Since customer service tactics can have a direct impact on sales and profits, it is more important than ever to get proper training for your team.