Business Owners Building Relationships

How to Develop Relationships With Other Small Businesses

Building a successful business has a lot to do with creating successful relationships between employees, clients and other businesses. Making meaningful connections with businesses that are direct competitors or in similar fields can pay off ten-fold in the end. The first step towards achieving mutually […]

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Your Guide to E-commerce Shopping Carts

Cybersecurity Series: E-commerce Shopping Carts

From back-end to front-end, floor to ceiling, you spend time thinking about the different facets of your business. When considering how your business interacts with your customers, one of your main thoughts should be: “If I get to the point where my business is growing […]

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What Is the Right Credit Card Processor for You?

Choosing a Credit Card Processor

Accepting credit cards from your customers opens up a whole new world of flexibility and options for your business. As cash is slowly making its way out and plastic is quickly taking its place, choosing a credit card processor should be high on your priority […]

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8 Famous Family Businesses

Well-Known Family Businesses

You may not know it, but family-owned businesses are a huge part of the American economy — they account for about 35 percent of Fortune 500 companies.1 Owning any business requires a great deal of planning and, if family is involved, many special considerations. Are […]

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Creating a Buzz About Your Business

Word-of-Mouth Marketing

Even when you have a great business with outstanding products and services, getting the word out is likely your most difficult ongoing project. Using tactics like social media campaigns and maintaining a pristine website are vital to increasing brand awareness and word-of-mouth marketing. Now how […]

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Health Insurance for your business

How to Shop for Health Insurance

No one ever plans to become ill, get injured at work, or wake up to a child with an ailment. However, because these events occur at untimely moments, offering health insurance for your employees is crucial. Acquiring health insurance can help you recruit and retain […]

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Optimize Your Website for Mobile

Ninety percent of American adults own a cell phone and 58 percent own a smartphone.1 With over 1.2 billion people accessing the Internet from their mobile devices,2 optimizing your business’s website for mobile is more crucial than ever. A mobile-optimized website is designed specifically for […]

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How to Conduct an Employee Review

For business owners, providing employees with consistent feedback can improve the overall business and company culture. One solution to increase communication and overall productivity is through employee reviews. Employee reviews or “performance reviews” are typically held annually and are meant to give your employee an […]

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Making Money Off Social Media

How to Monetize Social Media

Creating long-term relationships with customers takes time, and even some trial and error. For business owners who are not social media savvy, using online platforms like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn or YouTube to form those relationships may seem like a waste of time and resources. But […]

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