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7 Profit-Boosting Ways to Protect Your Business From a Recession
By Rashan Dixon | September 18, 2019

Implementing smart growth strategies now can help your business survive a recession.

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3 Non-financial Factors That Affect the Value of Your Business
By Terry Lammers | September 18, 2019

If a company isn't actively growing, it can only glide for so long before it falls back to the ground. Keep these factors in mind to steer clear of the "glider path" trap.

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How Leveraged Buyouts Can Help Small Businesses
By Chris Porteous | September 11, 2019

Leveraged buyouts can help small businesses that may otherwise struggle to attract outside financing.

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Why Every Company Should Have a Business Savings Account
By Ken Gosnell | September 04, 2019

Businesses often live from payroll to payroll. Smart business leaders understand the power of saving for future growth.

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Why You Need a Midyear Business Tax Checkup With Your CPA
By Nickolas Strain | September 03, 2019

Learn about the benefits of meeting with your CPA midyear to review your business taxes.

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Grow Your Small Business by Outsourcing Business Processes
By David Lesniak | September 02, 2019

Achieve greater efficiency, operational performance and more by outsourcing non-revenue-generating tasks to a trustworthy partner.

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How to Start a Business From Scratch
By Elijah Masek-Kelly | August 28, 2019

Building a business without upfront investment is tough, but not impossible.

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What Universal Basic Income Could Mean for Innovation
By Siri Hedreen | August 27, 2019

Will a basic income boost entrepreneurship, or discourage it?

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Talking Shop: Smart Financial Habits Your Small Business Needs to Be Practicing
By Chad Brooks | August 26, 2019

Keeping on top of your finances is critical to the success of your business.

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Talking Shop: Small Businesses Can Make Millions From Federal Government Contracts
By Chad Brooks | August 20, 2019

The U.S. government is the biggest customer in the world for small businesses.

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3 Ways to Gain Audience Trust in Blockchain
By Sean Caputo | August 13, 2019

Spur trust with customers using blockchain.

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How to Keep Your Business Out of Bankruptcy
By Matthew Debbage | July 09, 2019

Managing your debt is critical to avoiding bankruptcy

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SBA Loan Default: 5 Things You Need to Know Right Now
By Jason Milleisen | May 27, 2019

If you might default on your SBA loan, keep these tips in mind.

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Debt or Equity? Determine the Right Capital Mix for Your Business
By Evan Morris | May 22, 2019

Here is a clear demarcation to find the right debt-to-equity ratio for your business.

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Top Ways to Convert Subprime Leads Into Customers
By Jay Smith | May 19, 2019

Subprime loan applicants can be valuable customers.

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How to Increase Your Restaurant's Profits in 2019
By Zac Johnson | April 19, 2019

Boost your restaurant's bottom line using these strategies.

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4 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Company's Soaring Overhead Costs
By Dave Llorens | April 11, 2019

Asking hard questions can be the first step to cutting overhead costs.

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The Types of Digital Banks and What They Mean For Business
By Diego Caicedo | April 05, 2019

Neo banks, beta banks, new banks and nonbanks are all types of digital banking.

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12 Tax Write-Offs for Real Estate Agents
By Tracy Watson | April 01, 2019

Use these loopholes to simplify your tax preparation.

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4 Things Online Entrepreneurs Must Prepare Before Outsourcing
By Christine James | March 29, 2019

Focus on outlining expectations and finding the right talent when preparing to outsource.

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Translating Finances: Is Math the Same Everywhere?
By Sean Hopwood | March 10, 2019

Translating financial data is not just about the numbers.

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Used Office Furniture: Pros and Cons
By Skye Schooley | March 07, 2019

Buying used can solve your furniture problems, or it can create new dilemmas.

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Small Business Structure Drives Debt Responsibility in Partnerships
By Matt D'Angelo | February 26, 2019

The Business.com community asked what happens with outstanding debt and former business partners. Depending on your business's structure, former partners could be on the hook for unpaid debts.

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When to Upgrade Your Business Structure
By Lori Fairbanks | February 05, 2019

Taxes too high? Worry about liability? It may be time to upgrade your business structure.

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Guide to Choosing a Business Credit Card
By Kayla Harrison | February 01, 2019

Need a business credit card for employee travel and other business expenses? Here's what to look for.

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Small Business Survival Guide: How to Sustain Cash Flow During a Government Shutdown
By Adam Uzialko | January 14, 2019

Here's how to overcome the cash flow challenges associated with the current shutdown.

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12 Tax Issues for Startups to Watch
By Scott Gerber | January 09, 2019

A little preparation can save hours – and bills. Here are some things to remember.

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Starting a Business With Nothing: How One CEO Lived on $1K a Month
By Dan Aziz | December 05, 2018

Dan Aziz, founder and CEO of Premama Wellness, shared his story about starting a business straight out of college with no other income.

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How Augmented Reality Is Transforming the Retail Experience
By Gaurav Mishra | November 30, 2018

"New retail" blends digital and in-store elements to create a seamless customer experience

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Make Flexible Talent Your Competitive Advantage to Reap These 4 Benefits
By Trevor Foster | November 28, 2018

Here's how small businesses benefit from freelance talent.