Small Business Management: Books, Apps & Tools + Business Partnership Advice

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The Swipeclock Guide to Small Business Management Tools This guide is for entrepreneurs, start-ups and small business owners. Chapter 1. The Best Small Business Management Software The Best Accounting Software for Small Business In this section, we start with accounting software. Newbies quickly learn that one product–QuickBooks–dominates the market. Which leads us to the question,…

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9 Small Business Tax Deductions You Need to Know

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Updated January 24, 2022 Small business tax deductions and write-offs are too important to overlook. To take advantage of small business tax deductions by: Keep good records Hire a tax accountant Pay attention to deadlines Let’s discuss 9 categories of small business tax deductions. Note that there is some overlap. 9 Small Business Tax Deductions…

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Lowering The Biggest Costs When Re-Starting Your Small Business

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Updated May 5, 2021 Worried about overhead as you re-open? If you can lower expenses, you will have more cash for other important things. Refreshed digital marketing, perhaps. Or upgrading your workplace for OSHA COVID compliance. Some companies are even offering their employees a COVID vaccine incentive. Where will you find the money? The best…

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HR as a Small Business Hero

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See Trish Stromberg’s latest article on LinkedIn: HR as a Small Business Hero Small businesses are facing formidable challenges on many fronts. Wise executives will tap the expertise of Human Resources and provide the tools they need to add strategic value. In Trish Stromberg’s latest article, learn how HR can: Increase profit margins starting with…

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Best HRMS For Small Business

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HRMS Aren’t One-Size-Fits-All Looking for the best HRMS for small business? A small business isn’t a mini-me of an enterprise company. Indeed, operating a small business is vastly different. Employees fill multiple roles. Margins are generally a lot smaller. Keeping consistent cash flow is an ever-present challenge. In fact, millions of small business owners are…

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Retool, Retrench, and Rebuild: A Framework for Managing Your Workforce Through Uncertainty

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Pivoting in Uncertain Times Uncertainty is uncomfortable—and inspirational. Companies across America are pivoting to meet new demand and rethink operations. They combine creativity, determination, and technology to retool, retrench and rebuild. New production lines, online shops, takeout, curbside service, home delivery, remote work, drive-by clinics and telehealth are all inspired by uncertainty and need. Retool:…

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