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Get Found in 2016: Your Guide to Local Marketing

Posted in MARKETING

Growing your business in the new year probably includes marketing. Here are a number of ways to get word about your business out there.
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The Top 12 Franchise Opportunities in 2016

Posted in FRANCHISING

If you're looking to become a new business owner in 2016, starting a franchise can be one of your best options. Here are 12 choices that can get you started.
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The Best Small Business Conferences of 2016

Posted in GROWING YOUR BUSINESS

Attending a small business conference might be a great way to take your business to the next level this year. Find out what's coming up on the calendar.
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Automate Your Business in 2016: Essential Apps for Small Businesses

Posted in PRODUCTIVITY

If you're ready to grow your business, then automating some of your core functions might be a great way to grow. Check out these great apps for small businesses.
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How Much Should Business Owners Get Paid?

Posted in GETTING PAID

As a business owner and entrepreneur, knowing how much to pay yourself might be a very tough question. Here are a few things to consider when determining your pay.
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Workers’ Compensation Basics for Small Businesses

Posted in HIRING, RECRUITING AND HR

Workers' Compensation laws are handled at the state level. Learn what to do in case of a claim and what workers' compensation insurance covers.
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8 Ways to Reduce Operating Costs

Posted in EXPENSES

Reducing operating costs can be a smart way to run a lean and efficient small business. Learn 8 strategies to decide where to cut costs and where to keep investing.
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8 Customer Retention Strategies to Boost Sales

Posted in MARKETING

Learning how to retain customers can take any small business from surviving to thriving. Here are 8 strategies to use to boost sales with customer retention.