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Finding the Courage to Start a Business Once and for All

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Starting a business is no walk in the park. It takes loads of passion, determination, and … guts. But, how do you find the courage to take such a big leap and start your own venture? Read on to learn how to find the courage to start a business and signs it’s time to make […]

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Becca Cakes: The Picture-perfect Confections That’ll Sweep You Off Your Feet

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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!

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Top Cybersecurity Threats to Watch for in 2020, and How to Keep Your Business Protected

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E-commerce sales continue to grow and the number of online transactions increases every day. In fact, one study found that in 2018 nearly two billion people made online purchases, with sales amounting to 2.8 trillion dollars; and by 2021 e-commerce sales are expected to reach over four trillion dollars. With so many transactions being done […]

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4 Smart Strategies to Help Your Small Business Succeed

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As we dive into a brand new decade, it’s always worth taking stock of how far your small business has come over the years and to take the time to identify strategic improvements that you want (or need) to implement soon. After hustling through the end of the year to wrap up necessary year-end payroll, […]

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Read the best small business articles from April 2017.

Patriot’s Picks: The Best Small Business Articles

Read the best small business articles from April 2017.

In light of the coronavirus pandemic, this roundup heavily features the best small business articles relating to COVID-19 we read in April.

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Building Business Resilience in the Age of Coronavirus and Beyond

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With COVID-19 continuing to wreak havoc on company operations nationwide, we need business resilience now more than ever. So what is business resilience, why does it matter, and how do you get it? Read on to find out.

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Kick Back and Relax With a Getaway at Airwell Bed and Breakfast

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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 our April small business spotlight, we interviewed Lisa Peterson, owner of […]

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Small Business Conundrum: Website Builders or Web Design Services?

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Many small business owners face the same dilemma at the dawn of their entrepreneurial career: to use a website builder or to hire a web designer?

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Patriot’s Picks: The Best Small Business Articles

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In light of the coronavirus pandemic, this roundup heavily features the best small business articles relating to COVID-19 we read in March.

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A Song for the Ages: The Harmony Garden Music Center

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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!

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