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Passing the Reins Is All in the Family for This Small Business

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At Patriot Software, we’re committed to providing accounting and payroll software that lets small business owners keep their time and money for what they love: running their business! Our #PatriotSpotlight customer success stories celebrate and inspire U.S. small business owners across the country. For the December small business spotlight, we spoke to Dianna Borges, owner […]

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4 Ways to Attract and Retain Top Sales Talent

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The famous saying, “Always Be Closing,” only rings true when you have the best salespeople on your team to get the job done.

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Patriot’s Picks: The Best Small Business Articles

Read the best small business articles.

Here are our top article picks from the month of November. We hope you find them as interesting and useful as we did. Marketing your business 6 Creative Sales Promotions For This Holiday Season | Hatchbuck There’s still time to give your holiday sales season a boost! If you’re looking for creative promotions to offer, […]

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Partnership Dissolution: What You Need to Know

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If you started a business as a partnership, both partners probably had high hopes and big dreams. You might have been imagining making it big, or at least doing something that you loved with your life.

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Catching up With Coleen, Founder of The Historical Homemaker Bakery and Cafe

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At Patriot Software, we’re committed to providing accounting and payroll software that lets entrepreneurs keep their time and money for what they love: running their small business. 

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3 Strategies to Breathe Life Into Your Retail Store

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The digital economy has transformed retail. Initially with retail, the best way to gain a competitive advantage was to lower the prices. In the case of larger retail stores, this came at the cost of customer service and personalized experiences. Then the digital tsunami hit, and disruptors like Amazon and eBay rode the wave. Yet, […]

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The best small business articles.

Patriot’s Picks: The Best Small Business Articles

The best small business articles.

Here are the best small business articles we read in October. We hope you find them as interesting and useful as we did.

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8 Out-of-the-Box Ideas for Employee Recognition and Appreciation

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In today’s workplace, employee recognition and appreciation is a must. But, less than half (43%) of employers are getting it right. Companies with a solid employee recognition strategy can enjoy stronger engagement, a lower turnover rate, and happier employees. So, what’s a business owner to do? If you want to see results, you need to […]

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The Perfect Name for Your Business Is Out There—Here’s How to Find It

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Finding the perfect business name is a key part that all entrepreneurs should focus on when they are launching a brand. It is typically the first aspect of the business that potential customers will interact with. A name will help people learn about your business as well as your mission and values. It should attract […]

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What Is Small Business Saturday®?

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It’s sweeping the nation yet again. Celebrating its 10th anniversary. Happening in between Black Friday and Cyber Monday. It’s … Small Business Saturday® 2019! So, what is Small Business Saturday (SBS)?

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