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Credit Card Payment Processing Rules and Laws You Need to Know About
By Jennifer Dublino | October 19, 2021

Compliance is critical if your business relies on credit cards, but you need to know what the rules are and who makes them.

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A Strong Foundation: 10 Books to Read Before Starting Your Business
By Julie Thompson | October 19, 2021

An easier way of starting a business is to gather more knowledge and motivation. Here are 10 masterpieces that will help you.

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Creating an Employee-Centric Company Culture Will Not Be the Death of Your Business
By Jennifer Post | October 19, 2021

Companies with an employee-centric culture are surrounded by employees who take pride in the business and feel valued and encouraged to make suggestions.

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Workers' Comp and Taxes
By Kimberlee Leonard | October 16, 2021

There are certain tax implications for workers' compensation that every employee and business owner should understand.

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Types of Fast Business Loans
By Max Freedman | October 15, 2021

When your business needs a quick infusion of cash, what are your options? Learn about the different types of fast business loans and what you need to apply for them.

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5 Statistics That Prove Gamification is the Future of the Workplace
By Tim Pickard | October 15, 2021

What motivates employees at work? Recognition, rewards and a sense of competition are all strong motivators.

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The Game of Pricing: How The Number 9 Affects Purchase Behavior
By Mark Anderson | October 15, 2021

What does the number 9 have to do with pricing? A lot. Are you using it right?

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What Is Commercial Umbrella Insurance?
By Kimberlee Leonard | October 14, 2021

A commercial umbrella insurance policy adds to the coverage limits of other underlying policies. Make sure you're getting the protection you need.

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Why HR's Organizational Structure Matters
By Skye Schooley | October 13, 2021

The organizational structure of your HR team can make a big difference in the efficiency and effectiveness of your business. Learn what these structural characteristics are and why they matter.

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The Pros and Cons of Working in a Shared Business Space
By Sean Peek | October 13, 2021

Sharing a business space with another startup can be great for the collaborative entrepreneur. But what about those who need a little more space and privacy, yet don't have an office of their own?

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How to Apply (and Get Approved) for a Business Loan
By Adam Uzialko | October 13, 2021

Many businesses need loans to launch or grow. This guide will help you apply for a business loan and improve your chances of approval.

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How to Describe Your Business
By Rachelle Gordon | October 13, 2021

Find out how you can boil down your business to a few keywords.

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PayPal 1099: How to Report Self-Employment Income to the IRS
By Jamie Johnson | October 12, 2021

If you earn money from selling products or services through a third-party provider, like PayPal, you must report that money to the IRS. Learn how to fill out a PayPal 1099.

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The Best Business Loan and Financing Options of 2021
By Donna Fuscaldo | October 12, 2021

Many small businesses need funding to get started. Learn about the different financing options to decide which would work best for your small business.

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10 Steps to Creating a Strong Company Culture
By Skye Schooley | October 07, 2021

Workers thrive in cultures that encourage support, personal growth and open communication.

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What Is Business Interruption Insurance?
By Nicole Urbanowicz | October 06, 2021

This important policy, clause or endorsement can help if an unforeseen event impacts your small business. Learn how it works, what it includes, and when to consider business interruption insurance.

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Affordable Access Control Systems for Small Businesses
By Sean Peek | October 06, 2021

Business security systems give you the freedom to install the equipment on your own and monitor your protection from your mobile device.

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How to Hire Immigrant Workers for Your Small Business
By Skye Schooley | October 06, 2021

Small businesses have a lot to think about when dealing with immigration. Here is what you need to know about hiring immigrant workers and finding qualified applicants.

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What Is a Surety Bond?
By Nicole Urbanowicz | October 06, 2021

These bonds can help small business owners secure contracts with third parties. Learn how they work and how to tell if you need one.

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What Are Insurance Endorsements?
By Nicole Urbanowicz | October 06, 2021

An insurance endorsement can mitigate specific risks or loss exposure for your small business. Learn how insurance endorsements work, how to use them, and how to request one.

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What Is Excess Liability Insurance?
By Kimberlee Leonard | October 01, 2021

Learn how excess liability insurance works, what it covers, how it differs from umbrella policies, and how to determine if excess liability insurance is right for your business.

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How Does a Workers' Comp Settlement Work?
By Kimberlee Leonard | October 01, 2021

Workers' compensation settlements factor in future costs to put an injured worker in the best financial position moving forward.

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How Much Does Insurance Cost for a Small Business?
By Kimberlee Leonard | September 30, 2021

Insurance is essential to protect small businesses, but costs can be prohibitive. Here's how to evaluate policy types, find out what's affecting your insurance price, and get the lowest rates.

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How Workers' Compensation Rates Work
By Kimberlee Leonard | September 30, 2021

Workers' compensation rates stem from various factors, including industry risk, claims history and payroll costs. Here's what you need to know about workers' compensation, and how to keep costs down.

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Best Uses for Tablets at Your Restaurant
By Sean Peek | September 30, 2021

You can save time and money and improve your customers' dining experience with tablets at your restaurant.

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Restaurant Accounting: How It's Different
By Dock David Treece | September 30, 2021

Restaurants have their own special accounting needs and quirks. Here's a look at what sets restaurant accounting apart.

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7 Surefire Strategies to Help You Stand Out From the Competition
By Stella Morrison | September 30, 2021

As a business owner, you need to know how to differentiate your business from your competitors.

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Types of Phone Systems
By Eduardo Vasconcellos | September 27, 2021

When choosing a phone system for your business, you have three main options: KSU, PBX and VoIP. Learn about them to decide which one is best for your business.

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Pricing and Costs of Commercial Printers
By Eduardo Vasconcellos | September 27, 2021

Businesses have lots of choices for commercial printers. Learn about the prices of the various machines for business printing.