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Entrepreneurial personalities: small business owners, emphasize your unique strengths

Entrepreneurial personalities: small business owners, emphasize your unique strengths

Have you ever felt as though you were different from other people? Do you love brainstorming new ideas? Do regularly scheduled cyclical tasks bore you? If so, then author John Dini, an executive business coach for The Alternative Board (TAB), would most likely tell you that you’re […]

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Small Business: Six Effective Time Management Tips

Small Business: Six Effective Time Management Tips

Have you ever met anyone who was absolutely satisfied with the way he or she was managing time? Probably not. That’s why time management is such big business. Run a “time management” search on Amazon and you’ll turn up more than 147,000 results. Type “time management training” […]

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Small Business Financial Statement Fraud

Small Business Financial Statement Fraud

It’s much easier to get into trouble than it is to get out of it. That sounds like something you might tell your teenager, but it’s also pretty solid business advice. If you’re not careful, there are dozens of ways you can steer your company into a […]

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Small Business: What’s in a Company Slogan?

Small Business: What’s in a Company Slogan?

What’s in a business slogan or tagline? Everything or not much, depending on your point of view. Everything, because your tagline should ideally be memorable and elicit good feelings about your brand, while also describing what your company does. Not much because, after all, “brevity is the […]

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Writing an Employee Handbook

Writing an Employee Handbook

An organization’s most important asset is its people, right? So it follows that you’ve finally, really made it as a company when someone mentions that you should probably put together an employee handbook. Sure, an employee handbook might convey the message that your company intends to be […]

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Employees vs. Independent Contractors

Employees vs. Independent Contractors

You’ve likely noticed that the workplace is changing. Perhaps the conventional 9 to 5, desk job arrangement will never completely go away, but it’s also no longer the absolute norm. Part-time, work from home, job sharing, freelance, temporary, and dozens of other non-traditional job categories are more […]

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Five Small Business Trends to Watch

Five Small Business Trends to Watch

Not every business is feeling it yet – hopefully, yours is – but by most measures the Great Recession, which started in mid-2008, appears to finally have run its course. Certainly the recovery, with annual growth in the economy sputtering along at around two percent, has been […]

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Five Great Business Movies

Five Great Business Movies

Hollywood seldom does any favors for corporate America. Captains of industry are generally portrayed as evil (Casino, 1997), greedy (Wall Street, 1988), or both (There Will Be Blood, 2007). Perhaps the Steve Jobs biopic, Jobs, opening this month, will send a better message and present a more […]

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Employee Satisfaction: What They Really Think about Their Jobs and You

Employee Satisfaction: What They Really Think about Their Jobs and You

Ignorance is bliss. Oh, really? For whom? How is being ignorant better than knowing? A business associate used to say, “you may not like where you are, but you better always at least know where you are.” That may not roll off your tongue like, “ignorance is […]

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Four Things About the Affordable Care Act

Four Things About the Affordable Care Act

If your company is large enough – that means 50 or more full-time employees – your benefits and human resources people are probably already scrambling to make sure you’re ready for the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare) next year. The law is […]

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