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  • 27 February 2014
  • Dr Billy M.

Managing receipts and expenses with your smartphone

Regardless of whether your business is Internet-based or a brick-and-mortar store, chances are you will be required to travel on work-related errands. It could even be a well-deserved break, and you are taking a holiday

  • 20 February 2014
  • The UPS Store

Is Inadequate Business Phone Service Blocking Small Business Expansion?

Aiming to expand your business this year? Lots of entrepreneurs are, according to the National Small Business Association’s surveys. About a third of those surveyed said they want to expand their facilities or develop

  • 18 February 2014
  • Dr Billy M.

Why hiring veterans is good business

Although hiring veterans is good business because of what they bring to the table - leadership and teamwork skills - negative perceptions still abound about their ability to integrate fully in civilian jobs and the fear

  • 13 February 2014
  • Dr Billy M.

How your brick-and-mortar retail shop can compete in Amazon's world

When you operate a traditional retail shop and want to expand your sales and reach, competing with a merchandising giant like Amazon can seem like a difficult proposition. Amazon has established itself as a leader

  • 11 February 2014
  • Eric Michaels

Variety: The Key to Job Satisfaction

Among the many reasons why people start their own businesses, the search for more personal fulfillment usually tops the list. Grinding away at an unsatisfying job - no matter how well-paying — won't keep an