Tag: getting-started

Tips for Training Your Employees More Effectively

Unless you hire employees with exactly the skills you need, training is a must. (And even if the employee has […]

How to Throw a Successful Grand Opening

The grand opening of your small business is a cause for celebration. It’s also an opportunity to make a grand […]

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5 Advantages of Being a Franchisee versus an Independent Business Owner

Owning a franchise isn’t for everyone. It requires strict adherence to someone else’s guidelines, product specs and processes. This poses […]

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Biggest Lessons Restaurant Owners Learned in Their First Year of Business

Surviving in the restaurant business isn’t easy. Some 60 percent of restaurants fail in the first three years. To turn […]

‘Shark Tank’s’ Mark Cuban Shares His Advice for Entrepreneurs

The outspoken owner of the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks, Mark Cuban is a self-made media and technology billionaire who puts considerable […]

Paying Your Employees Enough? Dave Ramsey Weighs In

Your employees play a big part in helping you build a winning business. Compensation plays a big part in keeping […]

How an iPad Point of Sale (POS) System Can Benefit Your Business

iPad point of sale (POS) systems are taking over from traditional POS among many smaller retailers and restaurants ­— and […]

How Restaurant Owners Can Cash in on the Breakfast Boom

Breakfast is booming. According to market research firm NPD Group, breakfast visits to quick service restaurants increased by 5 percent in […]