Tag: work-life balance

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5 Lessons for Small Businesses from Oscar-nominated Movies

With themes like overcoming adversity, following your dreams and moving to the beat of your own drum, this year’s Academy […]

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What to Do When an Employee Asks for a Raise

When business is booming, employees want to see the company’s success reflected in their own paychecks. Even when it’s not, […]

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How to Talk to an Employee About Bad Hygiene

Maybe you’ve received complaints from other employees, or worse, customers. If one of your employees has a hygiene problem that’s […]

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Why Veterans Might Excel at Running a Small Business

Looking to find your niche now that you’ve retired from military service? Think about starting your own business. Sure, there […]

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Turning a Hobby into a Small Business

Who says you can’t make money doing what you love? Many businesses start out as a fun project or hobby. […]

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5 Ways to Improve Your Store’s Scheduling Process

For store managers, employee scheduling ranks up there with accounting and taxes on the list of dreaded tasks. Trying to […]

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7 Things You Should Never Ask Your Employees To Do

A good manager knows how to delegate. But there’s a big difference between delegating and taking an employee for granted. […]

Why gamers make great business owners.
Why Gamers Make Great Business Owners

Sitting in front of the TV for hours on end hacking away at zombies or building an army of alien […]