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Follow These 3 Savvy End-of-Year Tax Tips
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Follow These 3 Savvy End-of-Year Tax Tips

There's an antidote to the end-of-the-year rush to stock up on business expenses.
Steph Wagner
Compliance Is a Pain. How to Outsource It.
Business Optimization

Compliance Is a Pain. How to Outsource It.

It might not be all on you.
Wages or Commissions? This 3-Step System Helps You Decide.
Business Optimization

Wages or Commissions? This 3-Step System Helps You Decide.

When you offer salary and commission, you're motivating your sales team while minimizing the chances that they'll feel disgruntled and underpaid.
Want to Save Money on Equipment? Consider this Solution.
Business Optimization

Want to Save Money on Equipment? Consider this Solution.

A marketplace matches cash-strapped startups with financing and leasing companies so they can build out their businesses.
Michelle Goodman
An Expert Explains the Ins and Outs of Outside Audits
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An Expert Explains the Ins and Outs of Outside Audits

Depending on your company's situation, you may need an outside audit every year -- or not at all.
Why the Smart Money Invests B2B, Not B2C
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Why the Smart Money Invests B2B, Not B2C

An expert explains the upsides of creating a B2B company .
The Best Way to Track Your Company's Performance
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The Best Way to Track Your Company's Performance

How to pick the key performance indicators that'll be best for your business.
This Expert Explains When You Should Kill Your Project
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This Expert Explains When You Should Kill Your Project

By tracking three measurements of success, you'll have a better idea of whether your project is working -- or not.
How to Pick the Right Bank for Your Business
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How to Pick the Right Bank for Your Business

A generation ago, most businesses just picked the bank closest to their office. Today, banks of all sizes and locations compete for your business -- but not all are equal. Let's break it down.
3 Reasons the Bank Yanked Your Credit Line -- and How to Fix the Problem
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3 Reasons the Bank Yanked Your Credit Line -- and How to Fix the Problem

It's a serious wake-up call, but it won't be the end of your business. Let's figure out what went wrong.
Little Extras That Make a Big Difference to Employees
Business Optimization

Little Extras That Make a Big Difference to Employees

Want to reward your workers without offering bonuses? The little things count, so look at this list of benefits that your staff will appreciate.
How to Hire a Controller for Your Company
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How to Hire a Controller for Your Company

You need a number cruncher, but you want to figure in the right qualities and qualifications. Here's what to do.
The Reality of Royalties
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The Reality of Royalties

An expert explains why investors ask for them and what that means for you and your company.