Jan 19, 2018

Five Big Business Trends to Watch in 2018

As 2018 begins, business owners are paying close attention to the trends that will impact their businesses. In an article from Fortune, author Alan Murray discusses five trends that he will be watching: Recession watch AI Advances The tech backlash The CEO Statesman A changing workplace for women How will these five trends impact your […]

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Jan 12, 2018

Adaptability: The Most Valued Leadership Skill

Directing changes can be a difficult task for any business leader. As the business world evolves, what are some ways that companies are keeping up with the changes of consumers? In an article from Disruption Hub, author Sally Henderson writes, “We are living in a world with unprecedented levels of change. Advances in technology, changes […]

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Jan 05, 2018

Under New Tax Law, Should Your Business Restructure as a C Corporation?

As tax reform begins in America, many businesses might want to consider filing as a C corporation. In an article from Inc., author Zoe Henry writes, “Most U.S. small businesses currently don’t qualify for the reduced corporate tax rate. The majority of small enterprises are structured as pass-through entities such as limited liability companies or […]

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Dec 21, 2017

Inspiring the Disruptors of Tomorrow

With the widening talent gap in technology, it will be increasingly difficult for businesses to find an employment standard. In an article from Disruption Hub, author Laura Cox writes, “As enterprises inevitably enter the digital age, employment requirements are changing. Unfortunately, the workforce often seems to be playing a game of catch up. The tech […]

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Dec 15, 2017

IRS Warns of Christmas Email Phishing Scams

As the holiday season nears, be on the lookout for email phishing scams that could access your personal data and taxes. According to an article from CPA Practice Advisor, “The most common way for cybercriminals to steal bank account information, passwords, credit cards or Social Security numbers is to simply ask for them. Everyday, people […]

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Dec 08, 2017

World Leaders Are Embracing Bitcoin

Bitcoin has made headlines in the past week as the value skyrockets. How are world leaders responding to the cryptocurrency? In an article from Business Insider, author James Stafford writes, “Cryptocurrency may be one of the biggest threats to governments, security and the entire financial system that we’ve ever seen. It can help fund terrorism […]

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Dec 01, 2017

Using The Right Data to Align Your Products & Services

While raw data is readily accessible in today’s modern world, not every business uses data to enhance a customer’s experience. Businesses can use data to align your products and services. In an article from Disruption Hub, author Ryan Garner writes, “there is still a lot of debate around the best data source to generate customer […]

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Nov 16, 2017

How Can Ecommerce Owners Use the Latest Trends to Their Benefit?

Customers are beginning to expect personalized shopping experiences. Using the latest consumer  trends, ecommerce companies will be able to grow their businesses. In an article from Entrepreneur, author Thomas Smale writes, “Much has been said about personalization in ecommerce, which more than ever before is shifting toward tailoring the experience to individual customers. This point […]

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Nov 09, 2017

Talent and Tech Are How Small Businesses Can Level the Playing Field

Business growth can stall due to lack of identity. Business owners should focus on their strengths while leveraging new technology to create a competitive advantage.   In an article from Entrepreneur, author Nancy Harris writes, “A recent survey conducted by our company, Sage, found the top challenges for small and medium-sized businesses included domestic competition, […]

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Nov 02, 2017

Important Changes for Both Businesses and Individuals in the New House Tax Bill

On Thursday, House Republican leadership continued their efforts for tax reform, presenting a new tax bill containing a wide variety of changes for both business and individual tax rates, writes Anna Edgerton and Erik Wasson of Bloomberg News. The authors detail the following elements contained in the proposed legislation: For businesses – A measure to […]

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