Work from home hotspots

The Remote Work Capitals of the World

Remote working has been more and more popular since the turn of the millennium.  And since the COVID-19 pandemic hit, it seems like the whole world has been working from home. It‘s not just a trend though, it looks like even when the pandemic is […]

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Should You Hire Contractors or Employees?

Should You Hire Contractors or Employees?

With the rise of the gig economy, a certain type of occupation surged: the contractor. While contractors, or self-employed workers, are seen to have more freedom, they aren’t actually covered under the same laws and regulations as employees. Contractual personnel can help you save money, […]

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excel guide

The Small Business Owner’s Guide to Excel

Microsoft Excel has been a cornerstone application for businesses since it landed in 1985. For some small business owners, it is a necessary evil – but for others, it’s the Swiss army knife of software, capable of being far more useful than it looks on […]

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small business linkedIn

A Small Business Guide to LinkedIn

LinkedIn is the definitive social media platform for the professional community. But while 30 million companies have LinkedIn profiles, many small business owners continue to resist or delay signing up. Who needs another social media network, right? Especially one targeted for use during work hours! […]

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The Finances of 7 Famous Companies, Visualized

For most consumer-facing companies, profit is a product of two factors: revenue and expenses. Revenue is the income generated by the sale or rental of a company’s goods and services, as well as income earned through investment. Expenses generally include the cost of goods sold […]

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delegating work

How to Get Better at Delegating

Business leadership isn’t about doing more than everyone else: A talented manager is one who can build a team that they are comfortable delegating work to. This ensures that the workload is fairly distributed and everyone can work to their full potential. In fact, CEOs […]

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A Small Business Guide to Google My Business

A Small Business Guide to Google My Business

Google My Business is a relatively new marketing tool that gives business owners more control over the way their company appears in search results.   Although it has been around since June 2014, Google My Business is truly coming of age at the start of […]

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OK, Google: How to Optimize a Site for Voice Search

Google voice search is changing the way users search for the information they need. Nearly two-thirds of all smartphone users have used voice search to find local business information in the last 12 months. Over a quarter of desktop, laptop, and tablet users, too. The […]

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