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5 Simple Mistakes Small Business Owners Make When Expanding

As a small business owner expansion can be difficult. Avoid these mistakes and you'll find the right balance between growth and quality.

Why You Should Fire Yourself From Your Small Business

If your business cards say “owner,” but you’re doing the work of a bookkeeper, sales manager, and busboy, it’s time to step away and find a better solution.

Secrets of the ‘Customer Loyalty Loop’: How to Create Experiences Your Customers Won’t Stop Talking About

The Customer Loyalty Loop author Noah Fleming discusses why timing is everything in customer outreach, why handwritten notes are so powerful, and much more.

5 Small Business Tax Loopholes You Should Take Advantage Of

These examples are just five of the ways that small business owners can take advantage of opportunities hidden in the tax code.

5 Small Business Leadership Trends That ​Will Surprise You

Modern technology and innovation has created an unprecedented number of opportunities for small businesses to compete for market share with larger rivals.

How to Apply For a Tax ID Number for Your New Business

When you start a new business or take over an existing one, you’ll need to obtain a Federal Tax ID Number, also known as an EIN. Here’s what to be aware of.

Fed Study on Marketplace Lending Reveals Need for Greater Consumer Education

Marketplace lending is a new industry disruptor, so it isn’t surprising some negative stigmas still need to be dispelled with small business owners.

3 Franchising Tips from 16 Handles CEO Solomon Choi

Here’s what Solomon Choi told Credibly about how he built 16 Handles from a simple idea to one of the hottest franchises in the frozen dessert market.

What Retailers Need to Know About the EMV Recertification Process [Video]

Director of Retail IT for a global fashion brand describes the EMV certification process, and why it’s crucial for all retailers to be compliant by October.

October EMV Deadline Creates Headache for Millions of U.S. Retailers

With the October EMV compliance deadline looming, every holdout retailer in the U.S. is scrambling for appointments.