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How to Set Your Salary

Deciding how much to pay yourself can be tricky. Here's how to determine what you're worth.

The Basics of Building a Budget for Your Business

How to think about the big picture and create the most effective budget.

Why You Should Consider Cutting Overhead With Part-Time Employees

Part-time employees can be essential to running your business. Here are a few things to consider when hiring.

The Steps to Complying With Safety Standards

How to make sure you are keeping your employees safe on the job.

The Essential Elements of a Commercial Lease

Renting a space for your business can feel overwhelming. Go in armed with knowledge and it will be much easier.

How to Choose an Accountant Who Is Also an Advisor

What an accountant can do to help keep your startup running.

6 Ways to Build Customer Loyalty

Effective ways to follow up that ensure your business is always in the customer's mind.

Tips to Go Above and Beyond With Customer Service

Customer loyalty is hard to win and easy to lose. Here's how to make the extra effort required to stand out from the competition.

How to Make Sure Your Business Gets Paid

The elements of prompt and accurate invoices.

The 10 Magic Phrases of Customer Service

There are certain words that every customer wants to hear. Here's what to say to win loyal customers.

Creating a Blueprint for Your Brand Strategy

The basics of what a branding strategy is and how to create one for your startup.

How to Win a Business Negotiation

Almost every aspect of business involves a certain amount of negotiation -- here's how to come out on the winning side.

Quick Guide to Reduce Insurance Premiums and File Effective Claims

The ins and outs of keeping your insurance costs down.

How to Create a High Performance Office

From equipment to lighting to privacy, office design can have a tremendous effect on morale -- here's how to get it right.

How to Write a Press Release That Gets Noticed

Everything you need to know about getting your information into the hands of the media.

The Pros and Cons of Launching Your Business From Home

You'll save money, but will clients find you unprofessional? What to consider when setting up your business from home.

How to Conduct an Interview Effectively

The basics of what you need to know about interviews from what questions to ask to how to judge non-verbal clues, and more.

How to Provide More Benefits Without Busting the Bank

Ideas for making the most of employee benefits.

How to Design a Business Card That Gets Noticed

If you don't have the money to hire a professional designer, here are several tips to help you create your eye-catching business cards.

When and How to Lease Equipment

The pros and cons of leasing office equipment for your business.

The Essential Elements of Building an E-Commerce Website

From assessing your customer's needs to registering a domain, here's what you need to consider before you start selling online.

Startup Hiring: The Basics of Pre-Screening Job Candidates

What to look for in a candidate's resume and application.

7 Qualities to Look For in a Lawyer

Once you have a list of attorneys to consider, be sure to watch what they say and do before you sign them on.

The 4 Essential Elements Inventory

Inventory management might not be the most exciting part of starting a business, but it's one of the most important.

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