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How to Become a Freelancer

BY Arjun Kohli

Want to be a freelancer? Here are six steps you need to take to get started.

Supporting Parents in Your Company

BY Henry Goldbeck

Here are seven budget-friendly ways you can create a parent-friendly workplace.

3 Things to Consider When Designing an Office Space to Support Innovation

BY Craig Storey

Learn how to create an office space that supports employees and inspires innovation.

Tips to Help Entrepreneurs Maintain Work-Life Balance

BY Vartika Kashyap

Here are eight things you can do to achieve and maintain a healthy work-life balance.

Is Shared Office Space Right for Your Small Business?

BY Ben Mizes

Before choosing the layout of your office, consider these pros and cons.

Not Taking Vacation Decreases SMB Productivity

BY Luke Fitzpatrick

Employees who don't take enough vacation time experience increased levels of stress.

Do you think a four-day work week is a good idea?

QUESTION | BY Bennett Conlin | 9 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 09/03/19

I've seen a lot of articles circling around about the benefits of a four-day work week, and I'm interested to hear the business.com community's thoughts on the idea. Would your business ever consider...

Here's Why Your Employees Are Ignoring Your Emails

BY Michael DesRochers

Avoid these seven mistakes if you want employees to read your emails.

The Skills You Need to Be a Successful Remote Employee

BY Chris Christoff

If you want to be a remote worker, these are the skills you need to have.

How To Raise Your Kids While Leading A Corporation

BY Guy Sheetrit

Being a good parent isn't always as easy as being a good boss.

6 Non-Negotiable Qualities of a Marketing Team Leader

BY Allan Dib

Good leadership can mean the difference between a happy team and an unproductive, miserable team.

How to Take a Vacation as a Small Business Owner

BY Laura Spawn

These seven tips will help business owners prepare to take some much-needed time off.

Pro Tips for Working From Home

BY Moazzam Kamran

A five-point guide to how you need can build multiple income streams working from home.

10 Books You Need To Boost Your Freelance Writing Career

BY Chris Christoff

These books can help you get started as a freelancer.

How to Ask for a Raise at Work and Get It

BY Biron Clark

Most workers never even ask their boss for a raise.

6 Ways Job Seekers Impress Employers

BY Biron Clark

Making a great first impression is critical for job seekers. Here is how to make your mark

4 Things to Know Before Becoming a Freelance Writer

BY Chris Christoff

Before ditching your job to become a freelance writer, here is what you should know.

How can a startup be successful when all of the founders are also working separate jobs?

QUESTION | BY Spandan Pradhan | 24 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 07/17/19

I don't want our startup to fail. All of our founders are also working other jobs to continue to get the right training, mitigate risk, and have an income. How can we give our startup a good chance...

Work-Life Balance: How to Set Manageable Boundaries

BY Angela Koch

Here's what you need to know to achieve the work-life balance that works best for you.

How Paternity Leave Can Narrow the Gender Pay Gap

BY Siri Hedreen

The "motherhood penalty" may be inevitable, but fathers can share some of the burden.