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6 Things Restaurateurs Wish They Knew Before They Opened Their Doors

The food and beverage industry is a competitive one, partly because it draws people from all walks of life. The quest to make delicious food for hungr...
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A Retail Owner’s Guide to Small Business Saturday: Will You Be Surviving or Thriving?

Small Business Saturday is a wonderful chance to support the businesses that bring character and commerce to our communities. While the influx of shop...
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Affordable Small Business Marketing Strategies That Work

As a small business owner, there’s a good chance that you don’t have a hefty marketing budget or an abundance of time to dedicate to marketing you...
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5 Ways to Shave Costs as a Start-Up

While some start-ups are lucky enough to have angel investors that can invest millions of dollars into their project, the truth is that most start-ups...
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Hiring Your First Employee? Read This First

So you’ve started your business. And whether you worked on your own for a while first or you need help before you open, you’re ready to hire your ...
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How to Become a Better Small Business Boss

Many entrepreneurs start a small business because of their passion, knowledge, and skills. Unfortunately, not every entrepreneur has a background in m...
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Starting a Small Business: A Snapshot of the First Six Months

Starting a small business is an exciting yet challenging endeavor. Though many entrepreneurs set out with the best of intentions, they may still find ...
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What Is Workers’ Comp Insurance?

Accidents and illnesses happen. Sometimes, they happen to employees while they’re on the job. Employers and employees alike can face financial risk ...

How to Create a Small Business Plan

Starting a business can be an exciting yet daunting experience.
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8 Tips for Starting a Small Business

Starting your own business can be exciting, but it comes with lots of daunting questions.