• News for General News Article

    Thursday, June 23, 2022
    5 Surprising Things Your Employees Want You’ve probably read all the articles that tell you employees want more money, more praise, and more opportunity. And these things are true but there are other things they wish they had too. These are things they probably haven’t told you and maybe haven’t even figured them out themselves. Natural Light Office buildings can be dingy, and most businesses ...read more
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    Thursday, June 09, 2022
    If you’re a small business owner without the resources to hire a large full-time team, you can still meet your business needs through freelancing or turning to independent business professionals. This can be an economical way to accomplish your goals without having to cover the cost of full-time employees.   5 Professionals Every Small Business Needs Even if your budget is strapped, a ...read more
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    Tuesday, May 17, 2022
    Does your town host a Wine Walk, Holiday Stroll, First Friday, or other downtown event where they close off streets and encourage people to get out and support business? If so, you may know that those events often bring the crowds but also bring “tire kickers,” people who are just out for a stroll, not really interested in what you sell. They’re just going into each business, poking around, and ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 05, 2022
    Whether your team works from home or in an office, whether you are a business of one or one hundred and one, taking care and making time for wellness is becoming increasingly important. Stress levels because of what’s going on in the world around us are increasing. You may not even be aware of the outside stress someone is under.   Making sure you create an atmosphere where wellness is stressed ...read more
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    Friday, March 25, 2022
    When you run your own business, you’re the person deciding on the direction. You’re in control of start dates and marketing promos. You’re the one who must hold yourself back from the shiny object syndrome. And yet, so many of us fail on that last one and it’s easy to understand why. Open your social media feeds or search on the internet for business advice and you’ll find dozens of articles ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 21, 2021
    Fall is a favorite among many people. The temps are enjoyable, weather is crisp and clear, and the smell of leaves can be intoxicating. That’s what makes this season such a hit with marketers. Here are a few fall themes you can incorporate into your business for more engagement with your target audience.   Fun Fall Marketing Themes Use these themes to inspire your newsletter, blog posts, ...read more
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    Thursday, August 26, 2021
    Our metal has certainly been tested this year. Many are fatigued and stressed juggling responsibilities, worries, and fear like they were part of the job description.  But this is not sustainable.  You may feel crushed by the weight of the world right now. Maybe your friends and family don’t quite understand what you’re going through because they aren’t a business owner. Perhaps you’ve created ...read more
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    Monday, July 12, 2021
    5 Creative Ways to Find Employees Post-Pandemic   Let’s face it. You can’t throw a rock these days without hitting a help wanted sign. If someone wants to work, there is little stopping them on the employer side. (There may be things like childcare or scheduling on the employee’s side but that’s another article.)   If you’re running ads along with all the other employers out there, you’re at ...read more
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