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How to Determine How Much Office Space You Need
By Jennifer Dublino | April 13, 2023

When buying or leasing an office, planning the right amount of space is crucial for efficient operations. Learn how to determine your office space needs.

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12 Business Skills You Need to Master
By Sean Peek | April 13, 2023

While hard work, resilience and expertise in your field can help you achieve success, there are 12 essential skill sets you’ll need as an entrepreneur.

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How Virtual Reality Is Impacting the Ad Industry
By Sean Peek | April 10, 2023

Virtual and augmented reality are two forms of media that can impact how advertisers build relationships with customers. Here is what you need to know.

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8 Components of Customer Personas
By Tabitha Naylor | April 10, 2023

Developing accurate customer personas is key to your company's success. Here are the components your personas should include and how to use them.

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Build a Brand That Speaks to Younger Generations
By Sean Peek | April 10, 2023

Check out these branding tips for business owners to connect with Generation Z and millennial consumers.

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How to Foster a Culture of Empowered Employees
By Sean Peek | April 10, 2023

Create a work culture that allows employees to understand how their contribution is meaningful. Here are tips to help empower your workers.

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How to Attract Customers to Your Restaurant
By Sean Peek | April 10, 2023

Here are several online and offline marketing techniques that you can use to reach more potential customers for your restaurant business.

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16 Questions to Ask Your Web Developer
By Mark Fairlie | April 10, 2023

When choosing a web developer, asking the right questions can help you find someone who understands your vision and can give you the website you want.

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Why You Should Tell Your Employees You’re Monitoring Them
By Kiely Kuligowski | April 07, 2023

Employee monitoring can backfire if you hide it from your workers. Learn the reasons why you should tell your employees you're monitoring them.

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What Are Legal Support Services?
By Sean Peek | April 07, 2023

Legal support services aid small businesses with keeping their assets protected. Here is how to find qualified law support services for your company.

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9 Steps to Harnessing the Power of Your People to Innovate
By Alex Goryachev | April 07, 2023

Innovation should be a priority in an organization. Learn how to facilitate the process and what mistakes to avoid.

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How to Set Up a Hotspot for Your Business
By Sean Peek | April 07, 2023

A business hotspot can benefit both busy entrepreneurs and the customers they serve. Here's what you need to know about setting up a business hotspot.

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The Benefits of Mind Mapping for Busy Professionals
By Sean Peek | April 03, 2023

A mind map can help entrepreneurs learn a large, unfamiliar body of concepts. Here is how you can use this technique.

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How to Develop a Solid E-Commerce Marketing Strategy
By Jamie Johnson | April 03, 2023

E-commerce is a popular way to expand reach, but you need a marketing strategy to do it well. Here's how to do online selling properly.

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How to Take a Vacation as a Small Business Owner
By Laura Spawn | April 03, 2023

Small business owners need vacations to help them achieve a healthy work-life balance. Here's how to keep your business running smoothly while you're away.

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Big Data, Big Problem: Coping With a Shortage of Talent in Data Analysis
By Sean Peek | April 03, 2023

Companies are struggling to find and retain data analytics talent. Find out why there's a shortage of data analysts and what your business can do.

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Forget the Checks: 3 Reasons Why Your Construction Company Should Accept Credit Card Payments
By Sean Peek | April 03, 2023

Customers prefer to pay construction companies with credit cards. Here are three reasons why you should consider accepting credit cards.

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How Digital Assistants Can Improve Workplace Productivity
By Sean Peek | March 30, 2023

Learn all about digital personal assistants, and seven ways they can improve your workplace.

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How to Write Up an Employee
By Jane Genova | March 30, 2023

Written warnings document employee misconduct and behavior. Learn how to do it the right way.

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Employer’s Guide to Disability Leave
By Kiely Kuligowski | March 29, 2023

Disability leave is an approved absence for employees. Business owners must understand disability leave, their responsibilities and who's covered.

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8 Keys to Upscaling Your Business
By Asim Rais Siddiqui | March 28, 2023

Upscaling your business is a risky decision, but you can minimize those risks with a sustainable business growth strategy. Find out the dos and don'ts here.

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How to Handle Internal Communications During a Merger
By Julie Thompson | March 28, 2023

During a merger or acquisition, it is important to communicate properly with your employees. Here are tips to help ease the transition.

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4 Questions for a Successful HRIS Audit
By Chad Brooks | March 27, 2023

Find out what a human resources information system is, the different types of HRIS and the questions to ask when evaluating a system.

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5 Proactive Ways to Prevent Quiet Quitting
By Elizabeth Veras | March 24, 2023

This guide offers proactive tips for employers who want to prevent their team from quiet quitting.

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Complete Guide to Understanding the Sales Funnel
By David Gargaro | March 23, 2023

A sales funnel is the step-by-step process that a prospect follows to become your customer.

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Why It’s Time to Change Your Company’s Dress Code
By Skye Schooley | March 23, 2023

Workforce trends and cultural standards have evolved over the years. Learn how to revise your business's dress code policy to keep up.

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5 Reasons Why Emotional Intelligence Matters in Sales
By Jennifer Dublino | March 23, 2023

While sales careers require a variety of skills, emotional intelligence may be one of the most important. Learn why emotional intelligence matters in sales.

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Which Is Better: Cash- or Accrual-Based Business Accounting?
By Sean Peek | March 23, 2023

Cash- and accrual-based business accounting are analysis methods for determining a business's financial health. Learn which is right for your business.

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What Is Data Management?
By Adam Uzialko | March 23, 2023

Data management is the process by which businesses gather, store, access and secure data from business software solutions. Here’s what you need to know.

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What Is a Reasonable PTO Policy?
By Kiely Kuligowski | March 23, 2023

A business's paid time off (PTO) policy outlines employee time off regulations. Learn the three types of PTO policies and PTO policy best practices.