How Might a Minimum Wage Hike Affect Your Small Business?

Minimum Wage Hike Small Business

 

8 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Panicking


While the Senate vote effectively killed President Obama’s plan to raise the Federal Minimum wage to $10.10 by 2016, don’t think that’s the last we’ll hear of it. While nearly 75 percent of Americans support a minimum wage hike, a recent CNN Money sur…

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7 Ways for Businesses to Deal with the Dog Days of Summer

Summer Business

Lana Del Rey feels your pain. So much so she wrote a whole song about business being slow during Summer months, put it to a catchy beat, and sold something like 2 billion records. Or at least that’s what we assume “Summertime Sadness” was about. But since you’re probably not going to make a multi-pl…

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Top 10 Marketing Blogs for Small Business

Top 10 Marketing Blogs For Business

Obviously, you’re in the right place if you’re looking for a blog to help your small business. Not to toot our own horns or anything, but we were recently named one of the top financial blogs for small business. No big deal. And while we’re honored and proud of our achievements, we also realize ther…

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Top 5 Pros and Cons of Trendy Employee Perks

Trendy Employee Perks

Perks and employee benefits are often as much of a factor in whether someone takes a job as salary or commute time. Perks such as fresh-caught ceviche is a little out of your range. As is the onsite daycare, the in-house golf pro, and the daily hot yoga class. There are some cool perks that big tech…

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How to Pay for a Disruptive Business Model

Pay Disruptive Business Model

Developing a disruptive business model and being on the cutting edge of disruptive innovation is everything in the world of business today. If your business can somehow earn the title of “disruptive innovator”, you’re well on your way to owning your own yacht in Sardinia. Ok, maybe not that extreme,…

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