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Administration, General organization management

Fireworks Lead to Devastating Damage for Small Business

July 19, 2024

Via: Small Business Trends

Fireworks are a huge part of many summer celebrations, but they can also cause serious damage if used improperly. Unfortunately, one small business in Arlington, Virginia, was the victim of improper use of fireworks during this Independence Day week, causing […]


Accounting, Department management

New Rules Coming for Paycheck Advances

July 18, 2024

Via: Inc.

Increasingly popular “earned wage” advances on worker paychecks are consumer loans subject to existing federal laws, the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) said, moving to set federal guard rails for a fast-growing market. In proposed interpretive guidance, the agency […]


General organization management, Strategic planning

Antitrust Bills Could Have Unintended Consequences for Small Businesses

July 18, 2024

Via: Small Business Trends

A series of new bills aims to curb monopolies among tech giants like Amazon. While the goal is ultimately to increase competition and help small businesses, some argue that their passage could actually have the opposite effect. These bills, the […]


Communication, Department management

Employer Negligence in Workplace Accidents

July 17, 2024

Via: Small Biz Club

Every year, thousands of workers suffer injuries on the job, many of which are preventable. In 2022, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported 2.8 million nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses. Many of these incidents result from employer negligence, leaving workers […]


Department management, Information Technology

Tech Translated: Banking as a Service

July 11, 2024

Via: Strategy+Business

What is Banking as a Service? Banking as a Service (BaaS) is an emerging business model, within which licensed banks and fintech companies provide banking infrastructure, products, and services to other businesses; those offerings then reach end users through the […]


General organization management, Systems management

Cross Docking: The Supply Chain Shortcut That Works

July 9, 2024

Via: Inc.

Ask any successful e-commerce or retail owner for a list of the top things that help keep their business running smoothly, and you can bet two areas will be at the top of every list: inventory management and shipping. That’s […]


Communication, Department management

Managers: Employees Don’t Need a Sticker Chart For Their Feelings

July 9, 2024

Via: Inc.

I work in an office of a large company. The work my team does is often stressful, so sometimes staff morale suffers. The managers of my team have created a feelings chart that has giant emoji representing various levels of […]


Administration, General organization management

Five Technologies Making Remote Work Possible

July 3, 2024

Via: Home Business Magazine

Remote work is an amazing concept that more and more enterprises are embracing in 2024. During the pandemic, even some businesses that strongly opposed this model had a chance to try it out, and a lot of them just refused […]


Department management, Information Technology

Take Control of Your Company’s Data– Or AI Will.

July 2, 2024

Via: Inc.

It seems that 200 percent of the conversations that I’m having with the teams running our portfolio companies, as well as those with other entrepreneurs across a dozen different industries, are about chatbots, the dominance of the primary large language […]


Administration, General organization management

Amazon Lures Cofounders from Startup Adept to Bolster AI Efforts

July 1, 2024

Via: Inc.

Amazon.com hired away artificial intelligence startup Adept’s co-founders and some of its team in a move that echoes one by rival Microsoft, as it seeks to battle a perception that it is playing catch-up in AI. Adept said in a […]


General organization management, Strategic planning

What Do Jeff Bezos and the Olympic Games Have in Common? Why Successful People Avoid the ‘Blank Check’ Syndrome

June 28, 2024

Via: Inc.

Like sports fans who love to evaluate various team decisions and outcomes, a friend loves to analyze other businesses: how they fare against their competition, what they appear to be doing right or wrong, what their margins might be — […]


Communication, Department management

With 10 Short Words, Taylor Swift Just Taught a Powerful Lesson in Control

June 27, 2024

Via: Inc.

As a card-carrying member of Generation X, it might go without saying that I am a fan of Dave Grohl and Foo Fighters. Meanwhile, as the devoted dad of a daughter who is into Taylor Swift, I’ve become a fan […]


Administration, General organization management

Funding Circle Exits the U.S., Surrendering Its SBLC License

June 26, 2024

Via: Inc.

Funding Circle has returned its small-business lending company (SBLC) license to the Small Business Administration following the sale of its American business unit for about $41.7 million. The controversial London-based Funding Circle Holdings announced on Monday that it was selling […]


Department management, Information Technology

Escalating Fraud Attempts Can Lead to Permanent Losses for Small Businesses

June 26, 2024

Via: Small Business Trends

An increased number of small businesses are falling victim to fraud. And as two Sarasota, Florida entrepreneurs recently learned, this can lead to permanent losses that are often difficult to recover from. Joyce and Stan Fox, who run a home-based […]


Department management, Information Technology

Small Businesses Taking Proactive Steps to Prevent Cyber Attacks

June 25, 2024

Via: Small Business Trends

An increasing variety of cyber attacks are negatively impacting small businesses. So, it’s often necessary for teams to take proactive steps to protect their data. According to recent data from Accenture, 43 percent of cyberattacks target small businesses. This is […]


Administration, General organization management

Why a Professional Cleaning Service Is the Smart Choice

June 24, 2024

Via: Small Biz Club

For small business owners, maintaining a clean and inviting workspace is not just a matter of aesthetics but a critical component of successful business management. Investing in professional cleaning services offers numerous benefits that extend far beyond the surface cleanliness […]


Association, Organization management

How to Obtain a Uk Sponsor Licence in 2024

June 21, 2024

Via: Home Business Magazine

Local businesses that want to explore global talent and invest in their workforce must obtain a UK sponsor licence. Before they are issued the sponsor licence, they must be recognised in the UK. After obtaining the sponsor licence, businesses can […]


General organization management, Strategic planning

Strategies for Running Your Home Business While Moving Across the Country

June 19, 2024

Via: Home Business Magazine

The state of modern entrepreneurship makes it possible for anyone to start a successful business working primarily from their home. For many would-be business leaders, it’s actually a great way to get their company off the ground, as it cuts […]


General organization management, Strategic planning

Creating KPIs Is Usually Complicated, but It Doesn’t Need to Be. Here’s How

June 13, 2024

Via: Inc.

Growing and scaling a business requires a solid strategy and disciplined execution. As a business growth coach who’s worked with dozens of high-growth companies, my job is to help leadership teams solve these challenges. Getting both of these right is […]


Administration, General organization management

PwC Is Doing ‘Quiet Layoffs.’ It’s a Brilliant Example of What Not to Do

June 12, 2024

Via: Inc.

What if you laid someone off but forbid them from telling anyone? The Financial Times is reporting that accounting powerhouse PwC is conducting “silent lay-offs” in the U.K. — they’re asking people who take a voluntary severance package to keep […]