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With plenty of tools at your disposal, these 10 tactics make it easier than ever to harness the power of the Web and get your business noticed online.
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The holidays aren't just about maximizing sales, they're also about contributing to your community. That's good for everyone, including your business.
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The rise of online services like Elance and Guru allow businesses to pay less -- sometimes MUCH less -- for a variety of services. But, as usual, there's a catch.
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By Don Sadler |  Filed In: Taxes and Finance
Cyber-thieves have taken notice of the booming popularity of online tax filing, and they're working overtime to intercept and steal sensitive information.
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All it takes is one angry customer to ruin your reputation. And all it takes to prevent that from happening is a sense of accountability.
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Filed In: Legal and Finance
A legal battle can be an enormous test of financial and emotional endurance. To make sure you're up for it, take these 10 steps before filing your lawsuit.
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Lucas Sommer was a struggling music engineer when he decided to take on a day job to pay the bills. But when opportunity knocked, he didn't hesitate to answer.
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Looking for an innovative way to save money in your small business? Try cutting the cord and losing your business telephone land line. It’s just tying you down anyway.
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By Don Sadler |  Filed In: Financing & Credit and Finance
Before you grant credit, it's vital that you minimize the risk of nonpayment or slow payment, which can throw a wrench in your cash flow cycle.
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By Carolyn Horwitz |  Filed In: Running the Office and Operations
Shared offices can offer a flexible, cost-effective alternative to traditional business leasing. But some companies point to drawbacks.
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By Carolyn Horwitz |  Filed In: Running the Office and Operations
Shared offices can offer a flexible, cost-effective alternative to traditional business leasing. But some companies point to drawbacks.
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By Kevin Morris |  Filed In: Logistics and Operations
When starting a company, you can save time and money by outsourcing most of the work. And it's easier than you think -- just go online.
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Everyone agrees that lawyers cost too much for many small businesses. LegalZoom is trying to do something about it, but it won’t be easy.
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Filed In: Taxes and Finance
Taxes are a necessary evil when you're self-employed. Here's how to make the tax process as trouble-free -- and inexpensive -- as possible.
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Taxes are a necessary evil when you're self-employed. Here's how to make the tax process as trouble-free -- and inexpensive -- as possible.
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Filed In: Your Career and Staffing & HR
Searching for a new job can be seriously hard work, today more than ever. Jump-start your next job search with these ten helpful job-hunting strategies.
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Filed In: Legal and Finance
Sarbanes-Oxley is a key piece of legislation that can affect firms of all sizes. Here's what you need to know about the act and its requirements.
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Sarbanes-Oxley is a key piece of legislation that can affect firms of all sizes. Here's what you need to know about the act and its requirements.
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By David Worrell |  Filed In: Financing & Credit and Finance
A well-run incubator can be your ticket to faster funding and faster startup.
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By David Worrell |  Filed In: Financing & Credit and Finance
A well-run incubator can be your ticket to faster funding and faster startup.
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