Infographics Articles

  • Determining Holiday Bonuses — or Alternatives [INFOGRAPHIC]

    by on December 12, 2012

    The holidays evoke a giving spirit and they let us show the people close to us how much we appreciate them. That’s especially true for small business owners, who often think of employees as family, and want to reward them for the hard work they put in during t…

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  • Small Businesses Wish Big for the Holidays [INFOGRAPHIC]

    by on December 3, 2012

    For small businesses, this holiday season isn’t looking cheerful. A recent Intuit Small Business Survey found that small businesses are surviving but not thriving, and that winter is the toughest single season of the year for them. The good news is that they’r…

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    Potential Payroll Tax Changes to be Aware of in 2013

    by on November 28, 2012

    A new year means a new round of potential U.S. tax law changes that would impact payroll in 2013. Your main focus is on growing your small business, but not being aware of these changes could make for a stressful tax season as deadlines near. To help ease the …

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  • Telltale Signs of a Small Business Superfan [INFOGRAPHIC]

    by on November 14, 2012

    The “buy local” trend has been gaining momentum all over the U.S. as more and more consumers are beginning to understand its positive effects on them, their community, and the environment. But who in your community is the biggest local biz booster? How do you …

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  • Making it in America: Foreign-Born Entrepreneurs [INFOGRAPHIC]

    by on October 2, 2012

    Since its foundation, the U.S. has been a country of immigrants, offering many who leave their home countries the opportunity to realize their dreams on their own terms. It takes guts, tenacity, and determination to leave behind your home and a familiar way of…

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  • Getting Ready to Sell Your Small Business [INFOGRAPHIC]

    by on September 19, 2012

    Starting a small business takes heart and guts — and so does selling that beloved business. The decision to sell can be heart wrenching, but whether you’re doing so because the work is no longer enjoyable or because you need more time outside of work, the des…

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  • Is Your Small Business in Need of Reinvention? [INFOGRAPHIC]

    by on September 19, 2012

    In 1998, Steve Jobs triumphantly returned to the company he’d co-founded two decades earlier. At the time, Apple was at a crossroads: Success was anything but certain.

    “The cure for Apple is not cost-cutting,” Jobs said at the time. “The cure for Apple is…

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  • 3 Tips to Get Your Customers to "Check In" [INFOGRAPHIC]

    by on July 23, 2012

    More than ever, consumers are relying on their smartphones to point them toward the best deals in town on the fly. For small-business owners, that means an opportunity to get them in the door when they’re already nearby.

    Nearly half of all U.S. adults now o…

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