Managing a Business

5 Things My Daughter Taught Me as a Freelancer

Having a small child and working an office job can be hectic, but there are other options. Here's how you can manage working at home while being a parent.

By Luisa Brenton | Share This

6 Reasons Your Small Business Should Use a Professional Employer Organization

Managing employees can be overwhelming for new business owners. Partnering with a professional employer organization, or PEO, can help you when it comes to providing benefits and human resources help.

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The Benefits of Being Unproductive

Doing less in order to be more productive might initially appear to be a contradiction—but there's a difference between being busy and being productive.

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5 Impactful Ways to Grow Your Coffee Business This Year

There are a number of ways that boutique and independent coffee shops can become financially sustainable and deliver a satisfactory return on investment, with the right tools in place. Here are some tips to help your coffee business grow.

By Bruce Hakutizwi | Share This

Crafting a Practical Sales Plan for Your Growing Business

What are the best strategies for a working sales plan? Why do they matter and what are the steps to organize one? Here's how to create one.

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The Small Business Guide to Creative Video Strategy in 2018

The strategies and content that worked for you last year may soon be outdated. When it comes to creating content, video is playing an increasingly important role. Here's how to integrate it into your marketing strategy.

By Pratik Dholakiya | Share This

How to Set Clear and Actionable Goals for Your Business

Many business owners know what they want, but struggle to hit their business targets. Here's how to set actionable goals and grow your business.

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How to Write a Cleaning Service Marketing Plan

Many businesses rely on word-of-mouth referrals for new leads—but for a cleaning service business, marketing will take a little more work. Here's how to write a marketing plan for your cleaning business.

By Kristina Oates | Share This

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