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Business Management

Business Auto Loans: The Essentials

If you own a business and you need a car to conduct your work, there are lenders that would gladly consider your loan application.

Business Management

Small Business: Making More With Less

Your small business has weathered its ups and downs, but the slow economic recovery has caused you to rethink everything. No longer can you expect robust earnings month over month — indeed, just turning a profit can be a big challenge with rising regulations, health care costs, and sharp competition weighing in.

Business Services

8 Hot Entrepreneurial Opportunities

If you have ever considered working for yourself you’ll be joining tens of millions of Americans that have ventured out on their own. Many started their businesses on the side and, once firmly established, quit their regular jobs to devote full attention to their budding enterprises.

Business Management

7 Essentials of a Confidentiality Agreement

To carry out your business’ operation you need employees whom you can trust. Sharing information about your business without your authorization can damage your company, perhaps through exposing trade secrets to a competitor or sharing new product strategy.

Business Opportunities

7 Home Based Businesses You Can Launch Quickly

Have you ever dreamed about starting your own business? Perhaps you are working a job you detest and want to venture out on your own. Or maybe you are a stay-at-home mother looking for ways to supplement the family income.

Money News

12 Success Tips For Today’s Entrepreneurs

Tweet Working for yourself has many benefits. As an entrepreneur, you are the master of your own destiny, the one you depend on to start and end your day and

Small Business

How to Deal With a Difficult Employee

We have all worked with one. You know, the employee who just does not get along with people, an individual that employers label difficult.

Business Services

4 Effective SEO Strategies for Today’s Webmasters

Webmasters have learned over the past few years that their search engine optimization (SEO) strategies must be continually honed and refined to reflect the latest changes from Google. Google is, of course, the largest search provider in the world.

Small Business

Your Year End Business Check Up

With just weeks left in the year, businesses will soon close the books on another business year. But before the calendar flips over, you’ll want to ensure that several matters including tax issues are addressed well before then.

Small Business

The Daily Challenges of Small Business Owners

Owning a small business has many rewards including reporting to nobody but yourself. That alone is reason enough for some people to launch or take over an existing enterprise, but there are daily challenges that small business owners face that can make self employment seem burdensome.

Consumer Tips

4 Tax Preparer Tips and Warnings

If your tax preparer makes a mistake on your return he’ll have your back covered, right? Well, he may represent you when audited by the IRS, but if you are fined for his mistake, then that cost is shouldered by you and you alone.

Small Business

Interview Techniques for Savvy Human Resources Professionals

Human Resources professionals have their work cut out for them especially when a critical new hire has to be found, vetted and hired.

Small Business

Business Casual and Your Company’s Image

Casual Fridays began in the 1980s, a non-compensation perk that allowed employees to dress down once per week. It was initiated during a deep recession when businesses were looking for ways to boost morale, given that pay increases were limited or frozen.

Small Business

Employee Mentoring and Your Small Business

Your small business may not have the resources to provide new employees with two-week paid training outside of the workplace, but you may have an available tool that can be just as effective: employee mentoring.

Small Business

Interviewing Tips for Screening Job Applicants

Available and publicized job openings mean the receipt of multiple applications, sometimes numbering in the hundreds for just one position. Human Resources departments are often strained under the weight of the responses, but careful consideration must be made to ensure that competitive candidates are not overlooked.