Running a Business - Page: 8

Small Biz Thrives in Small Cities with These 3 Characteristics (Infographic)

Entrepreneurs should consider these factors when choosing their base of operations.

Tanya Benedicto Klich

· 2 min read

Obama Wants to Make More Workers Eligible for Overtime Pay

President Obama's plan would touch nearly every sector of the economy and could face legal challenges.

Reuters

· 2 min read

4 Ways for Any Business Pro to Close the Deal

While you might be able to bring the deal to the table, the deal is not done until all the I's are dotted and T's are crossed.

Deborah Mitchell

· 4 min read

How to Survive Losing Your Star Employee or Partner

There are ways to survive -- no matter how devastating a blow the departure might seem at the time.

· 5 min read

7 Tips for Reducing Your Shipping Costs

The simple task of sending and receiving goods can be one of the most expensive and often overlooked aspects of a business.

Peter Gasca

· 6 min read

5 Ways to Overcome Entrepreneurship Burnout

After months or years of constant effort, it's only natural that you'd start feeling exhausted or frustrated with your business.

· 5 min read

Use the Metrics That Really Matter in Your Business

Numbers are vitally important to knowing how well you're doing, but only if they're pertinent to your goals.

Michael Cooper

· 4 min read

4 Tips for Mentally Preparing for Overwhelming Challenges

While it is impossible to know how you might react to a situation that threatens your business, tap these strategies so you're not caught with a "stupid face."

Peter Gasca

· 4 min read

Sneaky Recurring Contracts: 10 Common Ways Your Business Is Getting Overcharged

You may think company costs are under control, but there are hidden expenses right under your nose.

Dan Schneider

· 6 min read

A Simple Guide to Understanding Your Profit and Loss Statement

Analyzing this helpful tool is essential to being able to run your business successfully.

Doug and Polly White

· 4 min read

A Simple Solution to Taking Things Personally and Overreacting

When you are facing an issue, just ask yourself a simple question before taking any action.

Stephen Key

· 4 min read

Think Hillary's Bad? Here Are 5 'Ethical' Mistakes Business Owners Regularly Make.

Most of us don't operate outside of the law. Sometimes, we make choices that would be considered unethical by some, yet perfectly appropriate by others.

Gene Marks

· 6 min read