4 Hiring Mistakes Every Business Owner Should Avoid

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It takes a lot of working parts to create a successful business. Making sure you have the right team to support you is a valuable component that is often overlooked for a variety of reasons. The hiring process can be extensive and time-consuming, making it easy for common hiring mistakes to be overlooked. Recruiting the […]

3 Ways to Resolve Conflict in the Workplace

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Conflict in the workplace is unavoidable and brushing it under the rug will most likely result in a build up of tensions and resentment among your employees. As an effective leader, it’s important to be proactive and balanced when handling workplace conflicts. Here are 3 ways to help you do it: Define Acceptable Behavior in […]

Getting Your Business Into The Halloween Spirit

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Everyone loves Halloween. How much? Well, according to the National Retail Federation’s Halloween Consumer Spending Survey, consumers love it so much that they will spend an estimated $6.9 billion this year on Halloween-related purchases  alone. Speaking on the survey’s findings, National Retail Federation CEO Matthew Shay states, “Consumers are ready to take advantage of promotions on candy, […]

Studies Show Small Businesses Slow to Act on EMV

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In July 2015, results from a Wells Fargo/Gallup Small Business Index survey showed that only 32% of small business owners were aware of the upcoming EMV liability shift and mere 29% of small business merchants intended to upgrade before the due date. Now, with the October 1st deadline already come and gone, the numbers don’t […]

Make Money with uSwipe: A Look Inside The uRep Program

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Most people would be surprised to hear that companies like uSwipe, a merchant service provider and processor, does what most would assume Visa, MasterCard and Discover do themselves. Whenever a business runs a credit card, it’s the processor (that’s us!) that electronically gets an authorization from the cardholder’s bank and then deposits the funds to […]

DAVO Sales Tax: Taking Care of Sales Tax Compliance So You Don’t Have To

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The responsibilities of a business owner can sometimes seem endless. One of the most confusing and cumbersome of responsibilities? Sales Tax compliance. Luckily for merchants, there is a light at the end of the tunnel.  DAVO Technologies, along with the Clover app market, has created an all-in-one, easy to use application that will automatically collect, […]

5 Tips for Holiday Marketing and Why You Should Start Early

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As we near the end of summer and start the transition into fall, it seems as if the holiday promotions and autumn themed decor is already out on display wherever you go. From pumpkin flavored drinks to Thanksgiving and Black Friday specials, businesses are gearing up for what is arguably the most profitable time of […]

Easy Ways to Keep Your Employees Engaged

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Increasingly, we are seeing a concerning pattern in the American workforce of disengaged, over worked and unmotivated employees.  A recent article in the New York Daily News reports that 70% of U.S. employees are unhappy with their job. Because a great deal of our time and energy is spent at the workplace, this is an […]

Insightics Solution: Giving You A Whole New View Of Your Business

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Every day, you take steps to ensure the continued growth and success of your business. Hours of time and effort go into making it the best it can be, but getting a full and accurate understanding of what exactly is helping or hurting your enterprise can be a struggle for many small business owners.  Luckily, […]