take the free out of freelancing

Take the ‘Free’ out of Freelance: Earning Tips for Aspiring Freelancers

take the free out of freelancing

If ‘Content is King,’ then his enigmatic, often-ignored brother Context is the Duke. Before delving into the potentially lucrative opportunities waiting for us in the arena of freelancing, let’s take a moment to consider why self-employment is on the rise and ‘freelancing’ has become a household word.

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Print Marketing for Beginners: How to Create Brochures, Flyers, and Posters That Get More Leads

print marketing

Despite all the hype around online marketing, 85% of consumers said they’d be more likely to buy something from a business if it had professionally printed materials like flyers.

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Read the best small business articles from May.

Patriot’s Picks: The Best Small Business Articles

Read the best small business articles from May.

Here are the best small business articles we read in May. We hope you find this advice for business owners as interesting and useful as we did.

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commitment in the workplace

Sparking Commitment in the Workplace Boils Down to This One Thing

commitment in the workplace

Ah, commitment in the workplace. It’s what every business owner wants. But, how do you get it?

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How to Make Your Small Business Safe from Scammers

keep small business safe from scammers

Businesses of all types and sizes are vulnerable to attacks from online scammers. When it comes to being scammed, no specific industry is more at risk than others.

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busting employee isolation

5 Keys to Busting Employee Isolation and Improving Retention

busting employee isolation

Nearly half of American adults report feeling alone or left out, according to a recent study by Cigna. And, those feelings often crop up in the workplace. Even for employees who love their jobs, loneliness can result from an individualized workplace culture or a lack of communication.

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What Do Employees Want from Their Leaders? 7 Leadership Tips to Follow

what do employees want from their leaders

As an employer and leader, you have the responsibility of guiding your team of employees. Workers want and expect certain leadership qualities from you. However, they may not always tell you what they need. This begs the question, What do employees want from their leaders?

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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.

Here are the best small business articles we read in April. We hope you find this advice for business owners as interesting and useful as we did.

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Problem-solving and Decision-making: Key Ingredients to the Best Possible Solution

Problem-solving and decision-making skills are essential for any small business owner. Oftentimes, problem-solving and decision-making go hand-in-hand. And, utilizing the right decision-making and problem-solving strategies can make or break your business. Read on to learn about the importance of problem-solving and decision-making and steps to take to find the best solution for your small business. […]

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7 Staying Healthy at Work Tips

staying healthy at work

If you work 40 hours per week, you spend nearly a quarter of your time in the workplace. Spending so much time in one place can make you susceptible to illness, fatigue, and poor eating habits. Do you struggle with staying healthy at work?

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