Acquiring Top Talent Through Referrals

We’ve talked about referrals being your best sales opportunities, but did you know they can also be your secret weapon in acquiring top talent? When… Read More…

Drink In These Marketing Lessons From Pumpkin Spice Lattes

We’ve had two chilly mornings in the Carolinas so far this month. Two. Autumn doesn’t officially arrive until September 22nd.  But it’s here already, on… Read More…

Obama’s Overtime Rule Rejected in Federal Court

President Obama’s controversial overtime rule has been rejected in federal court. Yesterday, a Texas federal court judge ruled in favor of the 55 state and… Read More…

5 Things Your Small Business Can Do Now To Help Victims of Hurricane Harvey

Hurricane Harvey has paralyzed southeast Texas. The images are staggering, and estimates place the total cost of property damage and lost revenue in the billions…. Read More…

Motivating Work-From-Home Employees

Motivating work-from-home employees is a struggle for many business owners, but it’s an important topic to address. Ask any employee what they want most out… Read More…

Beware of This Email: The boss email scam that could cost your company thousands.

Here’s a new nightmare for the small business owner: You come back from lunch and afternoon meetings to find thousands of dollars missing from your… Read More…

Labor Department Speaks Up on Overtime Regulations

The fate of the new federal overtime rule took an interesting turn last week. On June 30th, the U.S. Department of Labor filed a brief… Read More…

Work Like You’re Going on Vacation

This first day of summer has me thinking a lot about vacation, and not just because I’m eager to get away for a few days…. Read More…

Why You Need a Business Valuation (even if you don’t plan on selling soon)

A few weeks ago, the local county tax assessor sent appraisal staff through the neighborhood.  They poked around the back yard, took some measurements, and… Read More…

Little Perks, Big Impact

It’s National Leave the Office Early Day!  So go ahead and pack up your stuff.  Go home! No one can get mad! Kidding. If you… Read More…