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Running a small business in this tough economy is a Herculean job. It is not just about planning and financing, it is also about talent acquisition and retaining them. One of the sound decisions you as a small business owner should make, is to provide health insurance benefits to your employees. Read More

Know the Rules for Hiring Seasonal Workers

Know the Rules for Hiring Seasonal Workers Avatar Posted by ramkumarapp under Human Resources
From http://runapptivo.apptivo.com 997 days ago
Made Hot by: y-dolphin on March 2, 2012 2:39 pm
Small businesses hire seasonal help each year to meet the increased holiday demand from October to January. If you are thinking of hiring seasonal help this year, you must know the hiring rules. Read More
Small businesses are important to propel economic growth. They account for more than 60% of new jobs. However, their ability to create new jobs depends heavily on their access to credit. For the past few years, the demand for small business loans has progressively decreased. In the wake of the rece Read More
Each small business should have a website because the website can be a shop front and a virtual representation of your products/services. Therefore your “About Us” page should appeal to the online audience. Remember, your landing page should be attractive and have the appropriate content to establi Read More
All small businesses should have a good website. Having a website alone is not enough. The website should be ranked at least in the first 20 search results. As a small business owner, if you want to attract traffic to your website, you must improve the search engine optimization (SEO). That means, Read More
Depending on the type of start-up you have, there is a financing model to optimally fund your business. If you are running a home-based business then you can use your savings and credit card loans. If your ambitions and ideas are larger than normal, then you may consider other ways of funding your Read More
Have you exhausted the financial help from your friends and family to take your business to the next level? What do you do? It’s time to start looking for someone who is willing to invest in your start-up. Angel investors are investors or a group of investors who are willing to provide you a second Read More
Facebook is one of the most popular social media platforms where millions of people spend hours connecting with their friends and family. With the growth of smartphones, many people can access Facebook through their mobile devices. Facebook advertising is gaining fast popularity among small busines Read More
Who wouldn’t dream of becoming his/her own boss? Being your own boss comes with plenty of benefits. You can set your own work schedule and not have a boss breathing down your neck. However, if you have to be a successful entrepreneur, you need to stay focused and also ensure that the deadlines are Read More
If you’re thinking of starting a new business, one of the options that should be considered is a franchise. There are all kinds of franchise business opportunities out there. According to the International Franchise Association there are is an estimated 8 million people who are employed in a franch Read More

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Rachel Parker @resonancesocial Makes Social Sensational

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