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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

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Naming Your Business

Finding the right business name is one of the most important tasks you can undertake for your brand. Keep these useful tips in mind. Read more

What are the Staffing Challenges for Startups?

What are the Staffing Challenges for Startups?

October 24, 2019,

SCORE’s latest infographic examines how entrepreneurs deal with staffing and labor challenges during their first year in business.

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Print Marketing Essentials

Here’s a look at the top three print marketing tools you need in your arsenal: business cards, brochures and flyers. Read more

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Securing Social Media in Small Businesses

October 23, 2019

Social media use raises security and privacy risks for small businesses. Some threats include phishing and fake accounts. Learn how to protect your company.