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Say Hello to Vlogging: Why You Should Be Video Blogging
By Jennifer Dublino | May 20, 2022

Video blogging, or vlogging, can build your brand and extend your reach to a huge potential market. Follow these tips to start a video blog.

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How to Market to Parents Effectively
By Jennifer Dublino | May 20, 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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Can Brick-and-Mortar Stores Survive Amazon Prime?
By Sean Peek | May 19, 2022

Amazon Prime offers myriad customer conveniences and options. How can brick-and-mortar stores possibly compete? Learn where physical stores have an edge.

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The Best Merchant Account Services of 2022
By Jennifer Dublino | May 19, 2022

See our expert and unbiased reviews of the top 10 merchant services. Compare 2022's top-ranked merchant account services for free at business.com.

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How to Make Your Website Mobile Friendly
By Julie Thompson | May 18, 2022

Learn the importance of mobile-friendly websites and how to make sure your site functions well on mobile devices.

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Can GPS Tracking Save Your Business Money?
By Leah Zitter | May 18, 2022

If your business uses a fleet of vehicles, learn how to save money with GPS tracking tools.

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MLMs: Predatory Scams or Entrepreneurial Opportunities?
By Mona Bushnell | May 18, 2022

Learn how to tell the difference between legitimate business prospects and scams.

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Hubstaff Review
By Skye Schooley | May 17, 2022

Hubstaff's easy-to-use, effective employee monitoring software is part of a larger suite of useful software, including time and attendance, payroll, and budgeting programs.

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7 Tools to Measure Employee Performance
By Sean Peek | May 13, 2022

Learn what employee performance measurement tools are, what their benefits are, and some of the top software to use in your business.

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8 WooCommerce Plugins to Boost Sales of Your Online Shop
By Julie Thompson | May 13, 2022

WooCommerce plugins, compatible with WordPress, can transform your online shop. Find out which plugins your e-commerce business should use.

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The 5:3:2 Rule for Social Media Explained
By Jennifer Dublino | May 13, 2022

Social followers don't always want a hard sell, but you must accomplish business goals. Learn what to post and how much of each content type is optimal.

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5 Ways Your Entrepreneurial Mindset Can Disrupt Industries
By Sean Peek | May 13, 2022

An entrepreneurial mindset lasts beyond a business's establishment. Learn how your mindset can fuel your business's growth and innovation.

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Techniques for Becoming a Brilliant Conversationalist
By Sean Peek | May 13, 2022

Building relationships is essential to career growth. Learn to improve your conversation skills and make a good impression when networking.

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What Is Gamification, and Why Is It the Future of the Workplace?
By Sean Peek | May 13, 2022

Recognition, rewards and a sense of competition are all strong employee motivators. These statistics suggest gamification is the future of the workplace.

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Upserve POS Review
By Skye Schooley | May 12, 2022

Upserve POS can help you spot buying trends and better manage your menu. Read on to learn more about this iPad restaurant POS.

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Lightspeed Review
By Skye Schooley | May 12, 2022

Lightspeed is a full-featured, cloud-based iPad POS system that offers solutions for retail, restaurant and online businesses. Both versions have a rich assortment of back-office tools to help you...

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Why Small Business Owners Should Think About Taxes Year-Round
By Sean Peek | May 11, 2022

Learn how to tackle taxes more effectively and get bigger deductions by folding tax plans into your overall business strategy.

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Vonage Review
By Chad Brooks | May 11, 2022

Vonage offers cloud-hosted VoIP phone systems for businesses of all sizes. Vonage Business Cloud is designed for smaller businesses, while Vonage Enterprise is for midsize and large businesses. Both...

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GoTo Connect Review
By Jessica Elliott | May 11, 2022

GoTo Connect combines the power and reliability of Jive's cloud VoIP phone systems with GoTo Meeting's web, audio, and video conferencing into one simple, reliable, and flexible solution.

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8x8 Review
By Jessica Elliott | May 11, 2022

What makes 8x8 one of the best phone systems for small businesses is that it is hosted in the cloud and easy to use, has an assortment of valuable features, is affordably priced, and provides...

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Dialpad Review
By Jessica Elliott | May 11, 2022

Dialpad offers voice calling, video conferencing and text messaging. This flexibility helps small businesses connect with clients in ways that work best for both customers and businesses.

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Ooma Office Review
By Jessica Elliott | May 11, 2022

Ooma Office is an affordable on-premises VoIP phone system that is ideal for very small businesses. It might not have all of the features other systems offer, but it does have the ones very small...

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RingCentral Review
By Jessica Elliott | May 11, 2022

RingCentral is an excellent business phone service because of its ease of use, wide selection of features and multiple price points.

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Nextiva Review
By Jessica Elliott | May 11, 2022

Nextiva is one of the best phone systems for businesses with multiple locations. It's a cloud-based VoIP system that can spread across several offices and stores yet still be managed from one central...

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Clover POS System Review
By Skye Schooley | May 06, 2022

Clover is an advanced POS system for businesses that require highly customizable software. You can start with the basic features, then add apps for advanced capabilities such as staff scheduling,...

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The Write Stuff: 7 Award-Winning Company Blogs to Emulate
By Jennifer Dublino | May 05, 2022

A high-quality company blog has multiple benefits for a business. Learn from blogs that deliver quality original and relevant content to their audiences.

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10 Signs a Customer Is Not Worth It
By Jennifer Dublino | May 05, 2022

The customer isn't always right. Some customers are toxic or consume too many of your resources. Here's how to identify when to part ways.

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Look Inside: Identifying Employees You Should Be Promoting From Within
By Jennifer Dublino | May 05, 2022

Promoting existing employees can save onboarding time and costs while boosting morale. Learn how to identify the best candidates for a promotion.

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Make It Memorable: 8 Tips for Creating an Effective Brand Name
By Jennifer Dublino | May 05, 2022

Your brand's name is the foundation for all your future marketing and sales communications. Follow these tips to make it the best possible brand name.

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7 Things to Consider Before Opening Your Dream Restaurant
By Jennifer Dublino | May 04, 2022

If you want to open a restaurant, you have some essential planning to do. Consider these factors to increase your chances of success.