A state-by-state look at the current status of state minimum wage rates.
It is important–and sometimes, required by law–to set up and manage personnel and employee files. Here is a helpful checklist of what to include.
As your company grows, it becomes increasingly important to have an employee manual.
Hiring an entrepreneurial employee is one of the best things you can do for your bottom line.
Nearly one-third of an employee’s compensation can be in the form of benefits. Here are some they value most.
The tried and true types of interview questions for job candidates.
Here are questions that will get small business job candidates to talk about themselves.
Some questions need to address the issue that is often uncomfortable for both employer and job candidate to discuss: money.
In addition to the victimization of the employee, harrassment cases can destroy a small business.
Past behavior in a specific situation is a better predictor of future behavior than questions about a hypothetical future situation.
Brainteaser and oddball interview questions can sometime reveal the creative or critical-thinking skills of the job candidate.
Help for starting the hiring process and to ensure you are compliant with key federal and state regulations.
The National Retail Federation (NRF) is reviving Ben Stein’s character from Ferris Bueller’s Day Off to argue against trade tarrifs.
NFIB’s small business optimism index continued its growth to a record high.
Unemployment falls to 3.9%, lowest since December, 2000
An employer credit for paid family and medical leave was created by last year’s “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.” From the IRS, here are things you should talk with your accountant or tax adviser about.
Amazon today issued a “Small Business Impact Report” highlighting the million+ small businesses that sell products on Amazon.
When he passed away last week (April 22, 2018) at the age of 89, Richard Jenrette, co-founder of Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, left behind this hand-written list he titled, “What I Learned (How to Succeed and have a Long and Happy Life).”
Winner of this year’s SBA Small Business Person of the Year and a list of all state winners.
It’s National Small Business Week 2018. Here are some free research sources to help you start or grow a business.