Small Business Blog
News, tips, and advice for small business owners
Local SEO Tips for Small Business Owners
While word of mouth and referrals are common ways people learn about a new business, one of the quickest ways to find a business today is by entering information into Google.Read More
What is the Fair Labor Standards Act?
The Fair Labor and Standards Act (FLSA) was passed in 1938 to set practices that business owners need to follow to treat employees fairly and ensure they are working in safe conditions.Read More
How To Be More Productive
Productivity is essential in the workforce. Without it, work doesn’t get done, which mean sales don’t happen and you wind up losing income for your small business.Read More
How Much Does a Bad Hire Cost?
We have previously discussed the cost of losing an employee, but have you ever thought of the cost of a bad hire?Read More
Do You Have to Pay Employees for Military Leave?
If an employee of your company is part of the military, you should be proud of their bravery and patriotism.Read More
5 Tips on Hiring Your First Employee
There will likely come a time in your small business journey when you are ready to hire employees.Read More
Today, perks like free snacks or lunches, pet-friendly offices, flexible hours, and work from home options, are common, which means more employees are expecting them in their job search.Read More
How to Engage and Retain Farm Employees
Farms are especially feeling the pressure of high turnover as the economy booms, and employees start to look elsewhere for development opportunities.Read More
Insurance for Restaurants
Business insurance protects your business in various forms including, financial assets, intellectual and physical property from a covered loss due to lawsuits, property damage, theft, vandalism, loss of income, and employee injuries.Read More
How to Interview Someone
Finding the ideal candidate for your small business can be a ton of work and is one of the most frustrating aspects of any business. Between pouring over resumes, selecting candidates, interviewing said candidates, there’s a lot that goes into getting someone on your teamRead More
What To Look For In An Agriculture Payroll Provider
As a farmer, you know that preparation and having a plan can be the difference between a successful season or a disaster. Similarly, when it comes to farming payroll, there are some complexities you need to be aware of and prepare yourself for.Read More