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What Every Startup Can Learn from Silicon Valley Success Stories

November 12, 2019,

Experts have tried to determine the “secret sauce” that makes Silicon Valley such fertile ground for startups. Can your small business learn that secret sauce?

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Who Does What? Understanding the Professional Roles Within a Corporation

The professional roles within a corporation can be as complex, so it’s easy to get confused (especially when one individual plays more than one role). Read more

Are Small Businesses Still Popular with Americans?

Are Small Businesses Still Popular with Americans?

November 7, 2019,

SCORE’s latest infographic, sponsored by Nav, discusses how much Americans still value small businesses and how they show their appreciation for them.

Infographic: How Do Americans Support Small Businesses?

Infographic: How Do Americans Support Small Businesses?

You might think that Amazon and big box stores have pushed small businesses out of consumers’ minds, but that is not the case as our latest infographic shows. Read more

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As 2019 Becomes 2020…What are the Top Franchise Types & Trends?

November 5, 2019

What were the top franchise categories and trends this year? The International Franchise Association and Franchising Media Group can provide an outlook.

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Construction Licensing: Is There an Easy Way?

November 5, 2019,

Contractors face challenging licensing requirements. Each state handles contractor licensing differently, and the application process is rigorous.

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6 Ways to Show Employee Appreciation During the Holidays

November 4, 2019,

Cash isn't the only option for holiday gifts to your employees. Learn additional ways to show your appreciation.

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3 Ways to Speed Up International Payments

November 1, 2019,

Completing international payments includes multiple layers of record-keeping and tax compliance on both sides of a transaction.

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How to Stop Hackers from Getting Personal Data

October 30, 2019

In 2018, personal data breaches were among the top reported cybercrimes in 2018, with 50,642 victims. These amounted to losses over $148.8M.

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Do-It-Yourself Checklist to Incorporate Your Business

You can incorporate your business yourself if you don’t want to hire an attorney or a business formation service. Read this step-by-step checklist. Read more

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10 Bookkeeping Basics You Can’t Afford to Ignore

Entrepreneurs must be on top of all financial aspects of their small businesses to ensure financial stability. Here are 10 bookkeeping basics. Read more