Robert Moskowitz

Robert Moskowitz is a business writer for Intuit and is passionate about solving small business problems.

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    How to Manage Technical and Creative Experts

    by on September 27, 2013

    As a small-business owner, you may require the specialized know-how of technical, creative, or subject-matter experts – either as full-time employees, part-timers, or consultants – from time to time. Although these professionals know way more about their s…

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    How Scalable Is Your Small Business?

    by on September 26, 2013

    Whether or not you’re looking for investors, a key factor in judging the future potential of any small business is “will it scale?” This is a shorthand way of asking whether your business has the potential to get a lot bigger in a short period of time.

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    5 Problems to Avoid When Offering Free Wi-Fi

    by on September 25, 2013

    If you run a business where customers are likely to linger, offering free Wi-Fi access can help you build loyalty and boost sales. But you can’t just set up a wireless network and forget about it. You must be on the lookout for a few potential problems —…

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    Is a Virtual Phone System for You?

    by on September 24, 2013

    Want the telephony capabilities of a giant corporation for a fraction of the price? Consider installing a virtual phone system.

    A virtual phone system delivers traditional business features (such as handling multiple calls from different lines in varying ways…

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    Time Management: Do More by Doing Less

    by on September 16, 2013

    You’ve been putting in 12-hour days for the past month, yet you feel as if you still haven’t made a dent in that big project you need to finish. You’re tired, overwhelmed, and distracted — and wish you could figure out a more efficient way to get thing…

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    Should You Use a Personal or Business Credit Card?

    by on September 13, 2013

    The Small Business Credit Card Act of 2013 is unlikely to become law, but it marks a valiant attempt by U.S. legislators to update the venerable Truth in Lending Act and bring business credit cards more in line with those issued to individuals.

    So, while t…

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    How to Use Hashtags to Grow Your Business

    by on September 10, 2013

    Hashtags provide some interesting and effective ways for small-business owners to network, interact, and share information with people they’d otherwise never reach. In fact, savvy social media marketers attach hashtags to nearly all of their updates to inc…

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    How to Protect Yourself When Outsourcing to China

    by on September 9, 2013

    If you’re having your products made in China, or even just thinking about it, you’ll want to protect yourself from a few common problems that U.S.-based companies often experience there.

    For example, U.S.-based companies like The Little Yoga Mat and 100…

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