Read the best small business articles.

Patriot’s Picks: The Best Small Business Articles

Read the best small business articles.

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

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how to build a high-performing team

How to Build a High-performing Team: 6 Steps to Springboard You to Success

how to build a high-performing team

You’ve likely heard the saying, Nothing worth having comes easy. When it comes to developing your workforce, understand that you won’t just happen upon the perfect team. As the leader of your business and staff, you need to know how to build a high-performing team.

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benefits of forming an s corporation

Small Business Benefits of Forming an S Corporation

benefits of forming an s corporation

The primary benefit that attracts many business owners to become an S Corp for tax purposes is straightforward—it can potentially save them money.

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handling stress at work

7 Handling Stress at Work Tactics

handling stress at work

Handling stress at work is critical for your (and your company’s) health. Approximately 60% of workers experience stress three or more work days per week. And, 41% of small business owners cite their companies as their top stressor.

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boost productivity

5 Creative Ways to Boost Productivity by Motivating and Inspiring Your Team

boost productivity

As an employer and leader, keeping your team motivated can be difficult. And, when your workers lack inspiration, productivity can decline. So, how can you inspire your team to help boost productivity and innovation?

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The best small business articles from February.

Patriot’s Picks: The Best Small Business Articles

The best small business articles from February.

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

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swot analysis marketing strategy

Using SWOT Analysis to Improve Your Marketing Strategy

swot analysis marketing strategy

SWOT, an acronym for strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats, is a strategic organizational tool that helps businesses make long-term plans and important strategic decisions. Typically, you use a small business SWOT analysis to obtain a comprehensive look at the factors that affect your business’s viability.

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hiring committee

Should You Form a Hiring Committee?

hiring committee

As a small business owner, you are likely familiar with making hiring decisions. Or, you may have a hiring manager handle the process for you. As your business grows, forming a committee might be the best option for hiring new employees. Read on to learn whether or not you should form a hiring committee in […]

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building relationships at work

Why Building Relationships at Work Matters (and 5 Ways to Do It)

building relationships at work

What are the key ingredients of a thriving workplace? Veteran entrepreneurs may argue that workplace efficiency depends on employee engagement and retention. And if you want to boost engagement and retention, focus on building relationships at work.

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The best small business articles from January.

Patriot’s Picks: The Best Small Business Articles

The best small business articles from January.

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

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