3 Secrets to Building the Most Lucrative Business Possible

Since 1926 when George S. Clason published his classic, The Richest Man in Babylon, people have used the wisdom set forth in the book to amass fortunes for themselves and their loved ones. Fortunately, the premises set forth more than a century ago in Clason's book are just as true today. This article will present those secrets for readers to enjoy in a modern setting. Watch Your Spending. It doesn't take much to understand that making as much money as you can so you can spend it just as r...
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Five Ways Technology has Changed the Job Search

Knowledge is Power Want to know more about the company you are applying for? Technology has made it as simple as visiting their website, reading online reviews from customers, clients and even current employees. Having this information at your fingertips not only helps you prepares for an interview, but can help weed out companies that may not be a good fit with your personality or skill set.  On the flip side, technology has allowed companies to gain a lot of information about a potential h...
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Cloud Accounting: How Safe Is it, Really?

Like most businesses, even work-at-home business owners must keep track of their finances and taxes. Most do so utilizing accounting software. Cloud-based accounting software has begun to replace desktop software, as data is stored off-site and accessible no matter where you're located. In addition to the lower cost of implementation, there are security issues that may arise with the use of cloud-based accounting software. Let's take a look at some of the security concerns business owners fa...
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Three Technologies that Simplify Managing a Small Business

Depending on the business product or service provided, managing a small business is no small task. If the entrepreneur does not have help from a business manager, the sole responsibility for running the daily operations of a business lies with the business owner. Some of the tasks include human resource (HR) management, accounting, and even information systems functions. Although performing a variety of tasks within these areas seems daunting, managers have some amazing technology based tools av...
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How Data Integration Works – and Why You Should Care

As an entrepreneur, you probably want to keep track of all of your business's details yourself. Eventually, though, your business will grow enough that you won't be able to track all the details by yourself. You're going to need help. This is what data integration is all about. So many sources, so little time! Data integration is the process by which programs like Syncsort monitor and aggregate all of the details of your business - your customers' information, your site traffic demograph...
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Instead of Gifts, Why Not Participate in Giving Tuesday This Season?

We've all heard of Christmas, Chanukah, Black Friday, and even Cyber Monday, but did you know that there's a new day dedicated to the holiday spirit in which you can take part? It's called Giving Tuesday, and if its organizers have their way, it will soon be as ingrained into or collective perception of the holidays as Santa Claus, the Menorah, and sitting outside in the freezing cold for four hours in a line of people waiting for Best Buy to open. Giving Tuesday gives regular people the abil...
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5 Sensible Ways To Get Your Business Logo Out There

Logos help to define companies and often become an integral part of the overall brand. A logo can be an effective way to differentiate a product or service from the competition. New businesses must find ways to create awareness of the logo and trust in the brand. There are five sensible ways to get a business logo out there.   5. Stationary and Business Cards   One of the most practical ways to get a logo out there is to print it on every piece of stationary the business uses. ...
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Top Tech Gadgets To Stay Connected For Those On The Move

Technology is becoming increasingly more mobile, and that's excellent news for people who travel a lot. Now more than ever, it's easy to stay connected whether you're traveling to a different city for the night or another country for a month. Let's take a look at five things that will help you better stay connected during your next trip. Tablets Tablets are the ultimate mobile computing device. With an all-touch form factor and a much larger screen than what's found on a smartphone, they b...
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Helping Your Business Succeed: Four Tips for Success

There are a few tips to keep in mind when launching a new business. These are adaptable to region or budget, and they may make an impact when trying to get the company's name into the community. Often the cleverest approaches are the most successful, so be sure to add your own creative touch to your marketing strategies for optimal results and return on investment. 1. Social Media Exposure Social media venues are expanding in popularity among computer users and in utility by businesses se...
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Inventory Done Right: 5 Steps for Organizing Your Business Warehouse

A warehouse is essential for any company that needs to manage important inventory. Regardless of what you plan to store, it is necessary to find these items easily. Keep good records of the items in order to reduce theft, disorganization, and being late on shipments. Here are five simple steps to organizing your inventory. 1. Use the Alphabetical or Numerical Order System One of the best ways to keep things organized is to sort them by letters or numbers. It is the simplest way to avoid spendi...
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