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Business Plan Template for a Startup Business

To increase your odds of a successful business startup, download this step-by-step business plan template you can use to plan for your new business. Read more

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Startup Expenses

Nearly everyone who has ever started a business has underestimated the costs, and then faced the danger of running with inadequate capital reserves. The key to avoiding this... Read more

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Simple Steps for Starting Your Business: Module 1 - Startup Basics

If you’re thinking about starting your own business, this module will teach you the basics. You will learn whether business ownership is right for you. Read more

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Job Analysis Worksheet

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Download this template to help you determine the responsibilities you will delegate and the essential qualities you need in your first employee. Read more

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11 Ways to Grow a Business Through Volunteer Work

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April 14, 2022,

From building camaraderie to inspiring word-of-mouth referrals, there are several ways that volunteering can help grow your business. 

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Why Recordkeeping is Vital and How to Do it

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March 23, 2022,

Recordkeeping for business is vital; it's required for tax purposes, employee records, and helps you know how your business is doing,

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10 Key Hires Every Startup Needs

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March 2, 2022,

Looking to expand your start-up team? Look at filling these positions first.

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What Insurance is Best for a Small Business?

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February 25, 2021,

To help small businesses navigate through complicated insurance policies, we asked small business owners about the insurance policies they value within their companies. 

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Seven Ways Mentorship Can Benefit Employees

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January 19, 2021,

Patty Alpers, a mentoring expert, breaks down why you should incorporate mentorship into your small business.

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The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Outsourcing Work

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December 30, 2020,

Outsourcing work is essential for any entrepreneur to scale their business. Four tips to know when and what work to outsource to assist in your success.

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Blue Light Glasses Solve Problems and Create Opportunities

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September 8, 2020,

Blue light glasses are one way to combat eyestrain and fatigue as you spend more time at your screen. See if this simple tool is the right fit for you.

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9 Steps To Hiring The Right Person

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September 3, 2020,

We chatted with nine recruiting specialists to understand what steps need to be taken to find your perfect employee.

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10 Business Benefits of Diversity in the Workplace

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August 6, 2020,

10 thought leaders talk about the benefits they see at their companies as a result of diversity within the workplace. How can you incorporate diversity into your organization?

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10 Ways to Promote Innovation in A Team Environment

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July 30, 2020,

We asked ten thought leaders to share their favorite ways to promote innovation in a team environment and find those exciting ideas.

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Is Your Technology Keeping Your Business From Succeeding?

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July 28, 2020,

COVID-19 forced many small businesses into virtual companies, but are employers supporting workers through the technological shift?

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