The importance of KPIs in your small business

Everything that can be counted does not necessarily count; everything that counts cannot necessarily be counted. - Albert Einstein Einstein

8 tips for firing an employee without fireworks

One of the many challenges of running a successful small business is the occasional need to let somebody go. After all, regardless of how

7 Local SEO Tips Your Small Business Can’t Survive Without

Photo credit:  hollykl (Flickr) One of the things I tell anyone who is a small business owner is that, if you have a place of business with

How to Combat Undercutting Competition

As humans, we have an instinctive desire to be the best at everything. We want to make more money, have a nicer house and car, and better

5 Mistakes Made By Small Businesses

Making a mistake in the business world is a rite of passage for many small businesses. Acknowledging these mistakes is the first step in

6 Most Common Small Business HR Issues to Avoid

When starting your small business, you should be aware of the impact Human Resources can have on everything your company does. HR is

How to Relocate Your Business (Without Losing Your Sanity)

How do you move 65 employees -- and their stuff -- to a new location without disrupting your customers? We did it, and you can too -- with

The Benefits of BYOD in a Creative Business

There are all sorts of creative businesses, such as photography, web design, film, and interior design. Each one relies on its employees to

Value, Profit, and YOUR Small Business — Part 2 guest post by Bob Burg

We’re super excited to have Bob Burg, best selling author and speaker come by for a two-part post this week on value and profit. Read part

Value, Profit, and YOUR Small Business — Part 1 guest post by Bob Burg

We're super excited to have Bob Burg, best selling author and speaker come by for a two-part post on value and profit. Here's part