• State of Small Business

    Which State Boasts the Highest Small Business Profit Margins? [INFOGRAPHIC]

    by on April 25, 2014

    Knowledge is power, and as a small business owner, it’s important to know how you fare against your peers. Are you overspending on rent? Under-spending on advertising? Pulling in less cash than your competition? Information like this used to be nearly impossi…

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    Cold Weather Impacts March Employment Growth

    by on April 1, 2014

    The latest Intuit Small Business Employment Index showed no employment growth in March, the second month in a row that small business employment has stalled. The Intuit Small Business Revenue Index also showed that overall small business revenue declined by 0…

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    Small Business Employment Flat in February 2014

    by on March 4, 2014

    The latest Intuit Small Business Employment Index remained flat in February 2014, showing no new jobs added. Similarly, the Intuit Small Business Revenue Index showed a 0.09 percent decline in overall small business revenue in January 2014. Download the full r…

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  • The Gender Pay Gap: State by State

    by on February 27, 2014

    As a small business owner, it’s important to be aware of average pay within your industry so you can figure out how much is fair to pay both an employee and yourself. It’s no secret that throughout history, women have been paid less than men, but many employer…

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    Small Business Employment Continues Its Slow Recovery

    by on February 4, 2014

    The January 2014 Intuit Small Business Employment Index showed an increase in employment, although the pace of growth slowed slightly.

    Conversely, with the exception of the construction sector and the “other services” sector, all industries tracked by the Dec…

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  • Does Your Small Business Need Professional Help? [INFOGRAPHIC]

    by on January 28, 2014

    There comes a point when most small business owners need professional help — professional accounting help, that is!

    Whether your business is bursting at the seams or barely scraping by, a good accountant can advise on the strategic financial planning that …

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    Give Your Business a Facebook Face Lift

    by on January 16, 2014

    There are more than one billion Facebook users around the world. Is your business set up to take advantage of this audience? Getting Facebook users to like your page is one thing, but turning them into engaged fans and advocates takes a little more effort. Ch…

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    Small Business Employment On the Slow Road to Recovery

    by on January 7, 2014

    The December Intuit Small Business Employment Index showed an increase in employment for the second month in a row, following a stall from May through October.

    However, with the exception of the construction sector and the “other services” sector, all industr…

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