How to Keep Your Employees on Time

As a manager, at some point in your career you’re almost definitely going to run into the chronically-late-arriver. Not to be confused with the “once-in-a-blue-moon-when-my-alarm-doesn’t go off-late-arriver,” the chronically-late-arriver presents a unique management challenge. You don’t want to be...

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How to Use Accounts Receivable Financing to Get Short-Term Working Capital

Being a business owner comes with endless financial decisions, not the least of which includes how to get short-term working capital. You may need to finance the purchase of some new equipment, cover payroll or increase inventory. Whatever your...

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The Basics of Unsecured Business Lines of Credit

For a traditional bank loan, you typically need a source of collateral to secure the cash you’re looking to borrow. However, if you’re a new small business owner, you face a major challenge. Typically, you’re not likely to have...

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A Sustainable Business Grew From Mushrooms

Running a sustainable business may be difficult for some people. The thought of failure may linger in the back of your mind after hearing statistics about the number of businesses that have been unsuccessful over the years. While some...

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How to Improve Your Startup

You already realize the work it takes to get startups planned and implemented. The most critical phase, however, is finding and training key people to compose your core team. No other factor can help you take off faster. No...

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Tips to Start a Successful Business

Many entrepreneurs wait too long to address marketing and branding for their new endeavor. Once you decide it's time to develop that amazing idea and start a business, get busy and build a marketing plan to inform and attract...

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Small Business Loans Tips

The quest for small business loans can be a daunting process for those interested in getting one. Small business owners can easily get frustrated trying to obtain the funding needed for their business’ daily operations because of the complicated...

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Alternative Funding Options

In the past decade, banks have become more and more strict about who they’re willing to lend their money to. While their caution is understandable, this probably means you, like thousands of other owners out there, are going to...

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Design Tips That Inspire Productivity

An office environment can have a major impact on how employees feel and what kind of work they produce. So what exactly inspires work productivity? Having a comfortable chair and a corner office are great, but there are two...

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Tricks to Do Human Resources the Right Way

If people are the most valuable asset of any organization, then the department that supports and protects them must be indispensable. Every business, whether small, large or growing, should give top priority to developing human resources. The workplace thrives...

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