Access this downloadable calendar with important dates for payroll tax deposits, wage reports, and employment tax returns to keep your eye on throughout the year.
2020 threw everything we knew about inventory planning out the window. Learn about 5 inventory forecasting and demand planning strategies that can ensure your inventory levels will meet customer needs.
As many owners try out new ways of doing business, those operational changes influence the types of workers you need to staff. This primer on the types of employment will help you make a more informed decision when figuring out who to hire this year.
You’ve found the perfect candidate to fill a role. So, what now? Use this checklist to create an effective onboarding process for your new hire.
Looking to make your store’s packaging more eco-friendly? There are plenty of retail packaging strategies you can put into place to reduce your store’s carbon footprint. Here are a few ideas to get you started.
What does it take to scale a business? Square’s head of sales, Ashley Grech, and Forbes senior editor, Maneet Ahuja, talked to four founders who are finding new ways to innovate, grow, and showcase their business resilience.
From commissions to salaries, the salon pay structure you choose will impact your operations, business model, and long-term growth. Use this overview of salon workers and pay structures to find the methods that work best for your business.
Purpose-driven businesses are agents for change. Not only can they help fix economic and societal issues, but they’re also resonating with customers who are looking for more meaning in the items and services they buy.
Managers may feel uneasy about how to navigate an employee’s grief. Death is a challenging topic and one that should be handled delicately, but not ignored. Hear experts share how to thoughtfully handle grief in the workplace.
Selling on social media is a fast-growing trend, with 84% of online retailers saying they already sell on social media or plan to in 2021. Here’s how store owners can take advantage of this exciting retail trend.
A business plan encompasses the research you’ve done prior to starting a business and will provide strategic direction. Here’s how to create an actionable business plan.
A competitive analysis helps you uncover the insights you need to create your own marketing strategies. Here’s how to get started.
Can you describe your company culture? Here we outline the definition, why it’s important, and how to define your own.
Having (and sticking to) your budget can be a game-changer for entrepreneurs who want to feel more in controll of their businesses. Start with this quick guide for building your budget.
Burnout exists across all industries, but it’s particularly prominent in the world of entrepreneurship and small business. These 6 tips can help you prevent it.
When looking to evolve your business, having a quick way to explore ideas can be helpful. A business model canvas offers a holistic view to help you visually analyze new business models. Learn more about how it works.
The pandemic has been a sobering reminder of the importance of resilience. Although we tend to think of a growth mindset as an individual quality, it can also be an organizational quality.
Here’s how to prepare your fast-casual restaurant for success when the industry booms in the spring.