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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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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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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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6 Unique Ways to Keep Your Business Booming During the Coronavirus

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Whether your business sells products or services, coronavirus has likely impacted you in some shape or form. And although the coronavirus continues to rock the boat nationwide, it’s not going to sink it. Here are some ways you can keep your business booming during a global pandemic.

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Communicating Coronavirus Updates to Your Employees: The Patriot Software Way

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We will continue to update here with future communications. Patriot Software is headquartered in Ohio, a state that’s been at the forefront of pandemic response. Feel free to share and edit as needed.  Patriot Software’s President and Chief Legal Officer, Mike Wheeler—who is a licensed attorney in the state of Ohio—has been in daily communication […]

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Mentoring Employees 101: Tips to Get Your Top Talent on the Right Track

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Being a business owner is no easy task. You have to be dedicated, passionate, and patient. And when you add employees into the mix, you become a leader and role model. Whether you realize it or not, your employees are the foundation of your business. Without them, your company will likely struggle to thrive. If […]

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9 Things Employers Can Do for Employees During the Coronavirus

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Have you been closely following the U.S. government’s response to the escalating coronavirus situation? If so, you know that the government is working quickly to provide worker and small business relief. As an employer, you can also take matters into your own hands to keep your workers safe and financially sound.

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5 Ways to Use Translation to Enhance Your Small Business

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If you run a small business, you no doubt appreciate how challenging it can be to control costs. But despite the cashflow headaches that running a small business can sometimes create, doing so also provides a wealth of opportunities that larger companies usually don’t offer.

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How to Take Your Home-based Business Into an Office

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For many, operating a business from home is a convenient and enjoyable way to make a living. No wonder there are nearly 15 million home businesses in the U.S. alone—that’s half of all businesses in the country.

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