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- 2011-08-17 15:48:30 - Is workers comp better with a professional employer organization or is pay as you go a better option
- We sometimes gets requests asking about the benefits of a professional employers organization (PEO) and their Workers Compensation Coverage, versus a stand-alone pay as you go workers comp plan. Since we make it easy for small business owners to find a peo company, we believe ...
- 2011-08-17 04:50:38 - Outsourcing payroll has benefits while peos do much more
- Payroll for the average small business owner consumes time and resources that will usually frustrate the employer. Having to ensure you are up to date on the newest taxes and reforms for your employee’s paycheck can be a tedious ongoing task. Even though doing payroll yourself might save you short term cash, chances are you may find that it is not worth the trouble in the long term. There...
- 2011-08-14 15:49:30 - Five thoughts on being a successful entrepreneur and one includes using a peo
- We have a growing information site for small business owners that are looking into removing administrative burdens (sometimes that help comes in the form of a professional employee organization). However, based on recent conversations we decided to review our thoughts on what traits truly make up a great small businessman. ...
- 2011-08-14 02:07:40 - Peos help with small business background screening
- As a small business employer it can be very difficult in finding the safe and productive employee that your business needs to thrive in today’s market. One of the most successful ways to make the hiring process safer is by using a background check. A background check is the process in which the employer collects information of the potential employee’s history. The history includes c...
- 2011-08-12 03:13:19 - Things to remember while choosing flooring tile and granite countertops
- When you choose a certain flooring and countertops material that would form the ground of your house, there are many factors that contribute to this very difficult decision. You want your floor to be sturdy and tough, yet according to your mind it should also be elegant and eye-catching. There are many for you to go for one particular material while shunning all the rest. Likewise, you may have ve...
- 2011-08-11 05:47:24 - Modern day roofing
- Roof building that contains of footings and an outer watertight skin, as found on most national construction. Such roofs may take a number of different shapes and be created of and roofed with a variability of ingredients.
A simple ribbed roof contains of weakened rafters that rest on perpendicular wall-plates on top of each wall. The top ends of the beams meet at the level ridge plate or r...
- 2011-06-25 14:05:23 - Why peos help in an uncertain employment environment
- Why PEO's Help in an Uncertain Employment Environment
All small businesses, no matter the state they are located in, are required to pay taxes for unemployment (state unemployment taxes, or SUTA for short). The rates and the maximum amount the business will pay are different depending upon your state’s rules. Unfortunatel...
- 2011-06-16 13:52:35 - Feel you could possibly require an 800 cell phone number
- Think you may need one of those 800 phone numbers? Well, acquiring an 800 phone number may be a bit more difficult to obtain than you first envision. Since they are ordinarily owned by companies it might be inconvenient to go through the entire process of setting yourself up as a business. However, if you are either a: already an established entity, or b: determined to get an 800 number, there are...
- 2011-06-16 13:34:53 - Do you have a require for an on-line fax service
- Your business card is like a miniature billboard for your business. It helps to make contacts and cement your business presence in the minds of potential customers. But budget is important for all business owners. To get the best quality business cards without breaking the bank, it pays to shop around.
The standard in cheap business cards, VistaPrint is the...
- 2011-06-16 13:34:43 - Do you have a require for an online fax service
- Fax machines were a marvelous invention and have become an anchor within the business community. But is it time for you to evaluate your need for an online fax service? Toner, paper, and a phone line are required to keep the traditional fax machine functioning and all of those supplies add up to hundreds of dollars every year. The benefits of using an online fax service might outweigh the cost of ...
- 2011-06-16 13:34:37 - Can virtual pbx actually be used in any sector
- Virtual phone systems allow a business of any size to operate seamlessly. Whether the business is a one-man operation or occupies the penthouse suite, Virtual PBX can handle the call volume so that the owner can concentrate on running his business.
New-Fangled, Yet Old-Fashioned
Businesses use the Internet every day. Successful businesses understand how to use it to t...
- 2011-06-13 22:54:12 - T-mobile lg sentio cell phone details
- T-Mobile LG Sentio is a sleek phone. It has a candy bar design device which is available in various colors. The quad band cell phone is a great text messaging device, which has an effective social networking integration with T-mobile social buzz. This resistive touch screen virtual QWERTY keyboard device is embedded with all kind of support system such as strong battery, 30MB ...
- 2011-02-18 00:34:33 - Top 10 needs of small businesses for 2010
- PEOcompare.com Reveals Top 10 Needs of Small Businesses for 2010
Survey Captures 1st quarter data for 2010 Small Business Needs
Tampa, FL May 23, 2010 PEOcompare.com, an unbiased Professional employers organization comparison and matching site, announced today the resu...
- 2011-02-18 00:33:54 - Flsa overtime rules and regulations practical applications
- FLSA Overtime Rules and Regulations, Practical Applications
Every business owner knows that trying to decipher your employees’ payroll can quickly become a nightmare, especially if you are not well versed in the latest rules and regulations. The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) establishes minimum wage, record keeping, overtime pay, and child labor standards affectin...
- 2010-02-09 12:14:27 - Dixit launches new website
- As part of its commitment to providing clients with even greater efficiency, the Spanish translation agency Dixit has launched a new user-friendly website where visitors will find information on translation and interpreting to and from almost any language. Clients can submit their documents online from any part of the world using a simple form...
- 2009-05-24 01:18:08 - Empowering entrepreneurs - purchasing co-ops give small businesses an edge
- Howard Brodsky set out to conquer the carpet world. Dan Bleier just wanted to save his family-owned business. But both cherished their independent status in a retail chain, big boxӔ business world. Now, each realizes success through a purchasing cooperative.
The pair spent almost eight months reviewing different business models, disqualifying one after another. Then they looke...
- 2009-03-27 01:48:34 - Constant never ending improvement builds net worth
Gordon manufactured two styles of fiberglass boats: one for water-skiing and pleasure, the other designed specifically for bass fishing. Both boats were manufactured on the same production line, switching between the two models as orders and demand shifted.
Business was booming. Obviously, that's the goal of any business so long as you can fill o...
- 2008-04-21 00:37:19 - Small business advertising - top 7 tips for advertising your small business online
- Small Business Advertising - Top 7 Tips For Advertising Your Small Business OnlineBy Fabian Tan
Want some tips on how to market your small business online effectively, while capturing tons of leads and sales? Here are my top 7 tips for advertising your small business online and taking it to the next level:
- 2008-04-10 11:31:54 - Hats and caps be now to continue
- Hats and caps are a original passion of the early stages. Hats and caps present a young emotion and a smart appear. Hats are the newest craze on the streets as a street style and still on the slope. Hats and caps are the foundation of styling even in big blockbusters. As a fashionable dress in hats and caps is the talk of the style organization. Be it camo hats, shade beanies, golf hats, ...
- 2008-04-10 11:28:22 - Funky wholesale hats for your advertising campaign
- There are a lot of strategies that can be modified in arrange to endorse your commerce. These may comprise established technique similar to newspaper publicity to the most recent methods of online marketing. But here is one story approach that is a consequence of a large imaginative ability.
This time top one liner is flattering the converse of the country. This room is organism...
- 2008-04-10 11:24:03 - Exceptional designer wear hats and caps for funky headwear
- That's right. Hats and caps are here to continue. Modified hats and caps are the best bet for your money. A fashionable wear, a sporty stance and a skin protection fabric and that's a hat for you. A hat store offers variety of comprehensive hats pick up from. Choose a and a lot more to pick from. tailored hats are a good fashionable wear that you have hat store and you find wholesale hats and caps...
- 2008-01-19 12:19:32 - Big business marketing system - discover the secrets for your small business
- Big Business Marketing System - Discover the Secrets for Your Small BusinessBy Susan Oakes
It is a fact that all large companies use a marketing system to successfully market their products and services. They follow the marketing system because they know it works and as a small business, marketing your product or service y...
- 2007-11-13 22:16:19 - The power of why: your psychological ally to marketing success!
- Here's why 'WHY' is such a profit-making marketing trigger."Stop taking two and three plates of food," my mother said to me angrily.I was at a wedding and seven years old. Back then, at a lot of the weddings we used to go to, the food would be pre-served on a plate. I could never get enough of those calorie-ridden platters. Waylaying different waiters, (so I would not be re...
- 2007-11-13 22:16:19 - Small business strategies - four critical success factors
- Scenario OneDuring a recent presentation, a business owner was given the following challenge. If 10 of his 100 employees were asked to name the top 3 organizational goals for the current year as they perceived them to be, would he receive the same 3 goals from everyone or would he receive 5, 10 or even 25 different goals? The business owner shook his head and thoughtfully responded, "N...
- 2007-11-13 22:16:19 - Starting your small business
- Where do you find more customers?How do you compete with bigger businesses?Answer. Build loyalty and rewards.You may not have the money to spend on advertising like your competitors do but you don't need it. What you need is added exposure, added exposure that costs little or none.One of the best ways is referrals. Getting referrals from your customers reinforces new cu...
- 2007-11-13 22:16:19 - Attributes of companies you don?t want to buy!
- There are no "rules of thumb" in the pursuit of companies to buy. Each purchase opportunity has to stand on its own merits. There are, however, attributes of acquisition candidates that need to be defined for what they really are before additional, limited resources are put at risk in a potential deal. It is absolutely critical for any proactive business buyer to understand, consider and...
- 2007-11-13 22:16:19 - How to achieve real success in business: five breezy tips
- Achieving real success should be the goal of any good businessman. But what is real success? I believe that it is no just money, or instant growth. In my opinion real success is composed of the following factors. Good growth, good reputation and above all peace of mind. In this short exposure I try to elaborate on five factors pertinent in achieving this real success.1. Do your homework and...
- 2007-11-13 22:16:19 - Professional house cleaning - the dirty little secret
- Are you tired yet of all the books out there telling you how easy it is to start a house cleaning business? I'm not inferring that all their information is bad, but let's be honest about how "easy" it really is.There's a dirty little secret hanging over the cleaning trade that nobody talks about, but every professional cleaner runs into. And unfortunately, if you buy one of the books on how...
- 2007-11-13 22:16:19 - Accounting methods ? cash and accrual
- When starting a business, you have to determine the method you are going to use for accounting and paying taxes. The two choices are the cash method and the accrual method.Cash MethodIf you are looking for simplicity, the cash method is probably your best accounting choice. Generally, income and deductions can be claimed when payment is actually received or made. This is best shown w...
- 2007-11-13 22:16:19 - How to start a pet transportation business
- Pet Transportation Services are needed as the number of pets in the U.S. has grown tremendously over the past few decades. According to the U.S. Pet ownership and Demographics sourcebook, there are an estimated 60 million dogs and 70 million cats in American homes today. Apart from that, households which own pets have been recorded to spend 36% more in 2001 as compared to 1996. With this, owning a...