There are many ways to find funding for your business. From friends and family to conventional bank loans, our healthy economy means there's tons of money out there for SMBs to grab. If you're struggling to get financing – or just starting to look for it – it's important...
A time and attendance system can tell you more about your workforce than who showed up for work each day. Scheduling details, cost breakdowns and budget forecasts are among the treasure trove of information that employers can glean from their data. "When many people think of a time and attendance system,...
If you ask anyone how they got where they are today, you'll quickly learn that many successful businessmen and women have connections. These connections, however, were likely not handed to them; they were forged through passion and networking. "Business revolves around people, and it is driven by relationships, which affect...
"Impostor syndrome" describes a pattern of thinking that leads people to disregard their accomplishments and constantly fear being outed as a fraud amongst their peers. It is not a true disorder; rather, it refers to a common pattern of thinking that afflicts many people, especially entrepreneurs. "As a serial entrepreneur who...
On paper, things have never looked better for female entrepreneurs. In fact, more than 11 million U.S. firms are now owned by women, employing nearly 9 million people and generating $1.7 trillion in sales, according to 2017 data from the National Association of Women Business Owners. But these numbers only tell...
When people talk about social media marketing, Tumblr typically isn't mentioned. But that doesn't mean it doesn't have value. The social network and multimedia microblogging platform has more than 345 million users. Before you dive into the Tumblr world, read this guide to learn what it is, how to use it, how...
Glassdoor, a job-listing and recruiting website, just released its official ranking of the 25 highest-paying jobs in the U.S. The findings from Glassdoor's research are based on jobs listed on the site and sorted by median base salary, so keep in mind that these salaries vary by region and experience level. Glassdoor's...
Enterprise IT architect certifications appear most often at the apex of certification programs, where less than 1 percent of IT professionals ultimately ascend. Even so, many IT architect certifications are available, and you don't need to invest in one certification sponsor's vision to reach the top. Many IT certifications in...
Leaders come in all shapes and sizes, with different approaches and values that work for them. There is no right or wrong when it comes to leadership styles, so long as you are on the same page as your team and have everyone's best interests at heart. However, because so...
The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services' (CMS) Meaningful Use program has been almost synonymous with the adoption of electronic health records (EHR) systems in medical practices and hospitals across the country. At first, the program included attractive incentive payments for early adopters. Today, meaningful use attestation is used...