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Business Scams 101: Common Schemes and How to Avoid Them
By Chad Brooks | September 20, 2022
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Buying vs. Leasing a Time Clock
By Skye Schooley | September 20, 2022

Deciding whether to buy or lease a time clock can be tough. Although the options may seem similar, learn which choice is better for your business.

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How to Work Around Your Kids Without Losing Your Mind
By Skye Schooley | September 20, 2022

If you work from home with your kids around, here's how to get work done and keep your cool.

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6 Ways Yoga Can Improve Productivity at Work
By Chad Brooks | September 20, 2022

Incorporating yoga into the daily work routine increases productivity. Here is why regular yoga practice can help your business.

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Human Resources Management Glossary: Key Terms HR Pros Should Know
By Jennifer Post | September 20, 2022

These are the key human resources terms that every HR professional should know.

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Understanding and Utilizing Total Compensation Packages
By Patrick Proctor | September 20, 2022

Determining your company's total employee compensation is critical to keeping employees happy and attracting top job candidates. Here is how to calculate i

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G&A Partners Review
By Skye Schooley | September 20, 2022

From HR support to benefits administration to payroll services, G&A offers several professional services for businesses need PEO and ASO services. The company works with you to create an HR package...

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What Is a Department of Transportation (DOT) Background Check?
By Patrick Proctor | September 20, 2022

Department of Transportation background checks are required to be run before a commercial driver starts work for you. Here is how to conduct one.

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ADP Review
By Skye Schooley | September 20, 2022

ADP TotalSource is a branch of the large human resources management company ADP. Because it's backed by a major organization, partnering with ADP means you get top-of-the-line offerings at...

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What Is SUTA Tax? How Do You Calculate It?
By David Gargaro | September 20, 2022

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

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How Workers’ Compensation Rates Work
By Kimberlee Leonard | September 20, 2022

Workers' compensation rates are affected by several factors. Learn what workers' compensation covers, and how to calculate rates and meet requirements.

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Paychex Flex HR Software Review
By Skye Schooley | September 20, 2022

Paychex Flex, a full-service payroll and HR software platform that can support businesses of any size, is our best pick for remote teams. Its scalable features can help businesses manage their remote...

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The Pros and Cons of Using a PEO
By Skye Schooley | September 20, 2022

Learn the pros and cons of using a PEO.

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What Is OSHA Compliance?
By Max Freedman | September 20, 2022

This guide explains OSHA and the regulations it sets for workplace safety and employee health. Learn how your small business can comply with OSHA.

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Employer’s Guide to Disability Leave
By Kiely Kuligowski | September 20, 2022

Here is a guide to your responsibilities are as an employer when it comes to disability leave.

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10 Inspiring Entrepreneurs Under 40
By Sean Peek | September 20, 2022

Check out our list of inspiring entrepreneurs under 40 who have paved the way for themselves and many others with successful businesses.

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What Employee Info Can You Collect? Keep?
By Skye Schooley | September 20, 2022

Maintaining the correct documents in an employee personnel file can have a major impact on your business. Learn the legalities of what to keep.

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Can You Run a Business via a Smartphone? 
By Sean Peek | September 20, 2022

Mobile app technology has grown so advanced that an entrepreneur or small company owner can run 100% of their business on smartphone apps.

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8 Ways Cloud Computing Can Increase Productivity and Profits
By Sean Peek | September 20, 2022

Cloud computing can increase your productivity and profits. Find out what exactly cloud computing is, along with its benefits and costs.

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Workplace Accidents: How to Avoid Them and What to Do When They Happen
By Simon Brisk | September 20, 2022

Find out how to avoid workplace accidents and the best way to handle them if they do occur.

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Is It Time to Hire a CPA?
By Max Freedman | September 20, 2022

Knowing when to hire a CPA can have a dramatic impact on your business's financial health. Find out all of your tax options here.

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VPN vs. Firewall vs. Antivirus: Which Is More Secure?
By Nicole Fallon | September 20, 2022

Learn the differences between VPNs, firewalls, and antivirus software and the role each one plays in your business's online security.

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8 Practical Tips to Improve Your Email Marketing Campaign
By Jennifer Dublino | September 20, 2022

Email is a highly effective marketing tool. Use these eight tips to get the most from email marketing campaigns and improve your conversions and sales.

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5 Marketing Challenges Only Nonprofits Understand
By Jennifer Dublino | September 20, 2022

Marketing for a nonprofit is very different from corporate marketing. Here are some common nonprofit marketing challenges and how to overcome them.

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Do Awards Really Do Anything for Your Company?
By Julie Thompson | September 20, 2022

Winning awards has numerous business benefits, including increased income and employee morale. Learn how to win awards for your business.

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13 Marketing Strategies That Will Boost Your Holiday Sales
By Jennifer Dublino | September 20, 2022

Many businesses bring in the bulk of their revenue during the holidays. Learn how to maximize holiday sales and when to devise and implement your strategy.

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Starting a Business From Home: The Ultimate Checklist
By Julie Thompson | September 20, 2022

Starting a business requires an organized approach to administrative, legal and practical tasks. Follow this checklist to start a business from home.

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Background Checks: Can You DIY?
By Skye Schooley | September 20, 2022

Although a personal background check is not as comprehensive as pre-employment screening, it can give you an idea of what potential employers are seeing.

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How to Apply for a Business Credit Card if You Have Bad Credit
By Donna Fuscaldo | September 20, 2022

If you have bad credit, you can still get a business credit card. Learn how and which options are best for you.

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Workplace Bullying: What It Looks Like and How to Stop It
By Justin O. Walker | September 20, 2022

Employees are more productive in a company that actively stops workplace bullying. Here's how to recognize it and foster an anti-bullying company culture.