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How to Run a Business

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    5 Ways to Save that Business Owners Often Overlook

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    How to Become More Efficient on the Job

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Strategies to Recruit High-Quality Employees
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Strategies to Recruit High-Quality Employees

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Steps to help your business attract the best talent. Read More

How to classify workers as contractors or employees
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Contractor or Employee? You Need to Know the Difference

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Avoid tax penalties by knowing the line between contractor and employee. Read More

Improve business cash flow and make invoicing more effective
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Infographic: Get Customer Payments Faster

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Learn how to prevent late payments and improve your cash flow

Unpaid customer invoices can put a strain on your business. Read this infographic for tips on incentivizing payments and strengthening your cash flow. Read More

Improve your cash conversion cycle and lower business costs
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Infographic: Best Practices for Business Money Management

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Check out tips for streamlining your cash flow

Cash flow is the lifeblood of your business. Follow these strategies to shorten your cash conversion cycle and keep your business running smoothly. Read More

Customer service is the key to brand loyalty
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Infographic: Build a Better Brand Through Customer Service

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Set your business apart by putting your customers first

Outstanding customer service can turn a first-time customer into a lifelong advocate for your business. Learn what you can do to build better relationships with your customers. Read More

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Going Social: Pasta Makers Adapt Marketing Strategy

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Social media strategies boost online sales for small business Watch Now

Cash Flow Strategy Takes Shape for Pasta Maker
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Cash Flow Strategy Takes Shape for Pasta Maker

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See how one successful small business optimizes its cash flow while taking advantage of opportunities in the marketplace Watch Now

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Infographic: Protect Your Small Business from Fraud

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Improving internal controls can protect your business from fraud Read More

Five Business Strategies to Overcome Economic Uncertainty
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Five Business Strategies to Overcome Economic Uncertainty

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Key steps for business owners to thrive amid economic uncertainty Read More

Word of Mouth
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Word of Mouth: The Key to a Thriving Referral Program

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Get tips on how to collect customer data and leverage word-of-mouth referrals from your best clients to grow your business Read More

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Finding Help and Guidance When Exploring Financing for your Business

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When exploring financing, many owners fail to take advantage of the resources and guidance that can improve the chances of efficient, successful financing. Read More

Improve your chances of getting a loan
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Four Steps to Improve Your Chances of Getting a Loan

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Four simple steps can improve your chances of getting a loan. Read More

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Florida Focus: Opportunity for Healthcare, Minority-Owned Businesses

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Florida brings opportunities for women- and minority-owned businesses, as well as small business healthcare practices Read More

Tips for Converting Happy Customers
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Tips for Converting Happy Customers into Referral Sources

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High-growth businesses view customer satisfaction as their leading competency and a key to obtaining a competitive advantage. Read More

Work with Financial Partners
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Work with Financial Partners to Control Cash Flow

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By working closely with your financial partners, including CPAs and accountants, you can implement financial systems to better control cash flow, budgets and profitability. Read More

Improving Productivity
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Six Steps to Improving Productivity and Cash Flow at Your Business

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Optimal productivity makes the most of every dollar of working capital. Read More

Find Opportunity in a Down Economy
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How to Find Opportunity in a Down Economy

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There are strategies you can follow to your business thrive in a challenging economy. Read More

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How to Improve Business Performance in a Challenging Economy

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While most business owners feel pressure to perform even better during a challenging economy, they also understand the secret to sustaining and growing their business value depends on fortifying business fundamentals. Read More

Learning to Leverage Your Pockets of Profitability
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Learning to Leverage Your Pockets of Profitability

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Knowing which customer and markets are most profitable makes it easier for business owners to properly allocate time and other resources. Read More

Electronic Purchasing Lets You Buy Smarter
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Electronic Purchasing Lets You Buy Smarter

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For many business owners, managing cash flow day-to-day can be a time-consuming challenge. Read More

Manufacturing Opportunities in Georgia
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Georgia Small Business: Manufacturing Opportunities

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SunTrust Bank Chief Economist Gregory Miller discusses Georgia's economic landscape, as well as opportunities and challenges for your business.

SunTrust Bank Chief Economist Gregory Miller discusses Georgia's economic landscape, as well as opportunities and challenges for your business. Watch Now

Easy Steps
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Easy Steps to Sharpen Your Marketing Focus

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Online search engines, smarter databases and social marketing make it easier than ever to reach a market niche or motivate your customers to pass the word. Read More

Why Isn't Your Business Growing
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Why Isn't Your Business Growing?

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When it comes to estimating and forecasting what it will take to generate new growth, many business owners find five common gaps that must be filled to achieve their growth plan. Read More

Mergers and Acquisitions
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Mergers and Acquisitions: Four Key Questions for Your Business

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Legal Services Profile: Focus on Clients and Cash Flow

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Washington, D.C. area law firm provides lessons learned regarding managing cash flow and finding work-life balance. Read More

Healthcare Providers Learn Lessons on Business Ownership
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Healthcare Providers Learn Lessons on Business Ownership

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Independent healthcare providers can work long hours and lose sight of day-to-day business operations without proper planning. Read More

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Employee Benefits Create a Motivated Workforce

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Effective incentive programs lead to high employee morale, low turnover and improved productivity. Read More

Accountant Taps
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Accountant Taps Hidden Resource to Acquire Customers

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Florida accounting firm overcomes challenges related to the economy and emerging competition to achieve early success. Read More

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Unique Business Model Drastically Reduces Distributor's Overhead Costs

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Simplifying its business model helped one warehouse distribution company reduce overhead costs, grow its business and pass on savings to its customers. Read More

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Manufacturer Keeps Eye on Innovation - And Gets Results

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Lighting manufacturer focuses on innovation to find opportunities in the marketplace and attract talented, skilled workers. Read More

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Consultant Profile: Where is Your Competitive Advantage?

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Consulting firm finds success by focusing on a niche market, maximizing productivity and taking the proper steps to secure funding. Read More

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Optimizing Your Pockets of Profitability

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Once you have accounting software set-up, you can develop strategies to optimize your pockets of profitability. Read More

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Fraud Tip: Control How You Collect and Handle Money

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In your business, every time someone physically handles a check or cash, it increases the opportunity for fraud. To mitigate this risk, consider collecting money electronically — a safer, cheaper, faster and easier way to collect. Read More

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Business Owners: Understanding Where You Spend Your Time

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Completing a time management worksheet helps you identify where time is being spent on your business. Read More

Sheltering Your Business Profits
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Retirement: Sheltering Your Business Profits and Value

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You can save and shelter more of the profits your business generates with retirement plans such as a 401(k) or by creating a trust that transfers your business assets with lower taxes. Read More

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