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China's Xi warns against 'unilateralism' as tensions with US, neighbors rise

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday called for more equitable management of global affairs and, in an implicit rejection of U.S. dominance, said governments shouldn’t impose rules on others.  Xi’s speech at an economic forum comes [...]

Everything You Need to Know About Hiring Foreign Nationals

A company’s biggest asset is its employees, and the people you hire can have a major impact on your organization. When many businesses recently added “remote workplace” to their list of employee benefits, they realized [...]

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Thank you for all the amazing contributions you have made to the business.com community. By sharing your personal experiences, advice, and original content, you have played a huge part in helping small business leaders around the world improve [...]

What Is Employment Verification?

Employment verifications serve an important role in the hiring process by confirming that candidates have the right work experience for the job. By conducting an employment verification, you can identify false employment claims, explain [...]

Putin critic Navalny transferred to prison hospital, officials concerned he could die at ‘any minute’

Russia’s penitentiary service said Monday that it was transferring ailing dissident Alexei Navalny, who is on the 20th day of a hunger strike, to a prison hospital — amid grave fears for his health. The decision comes a day after the [...]

Jailed Kremlin critic Navalny to be moved to a hospital

MOSCOW — The Russian state penitentiary service said Monday a decision has been made to transfer imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who is in the third week of a hunger strike, to a hospital. The announcement comes two [...]

Complete Guide to Building a Sales Process

Every business goes through a similar process and series of steps to make a sale. Understanding how the sales process works will help you maintain a consistent approach to turning leads into customers. What is a sales process? The sales [...]

What Is Short Code Texting?

Businesses use SMS messaging, one of the oldest and most popular methods of texting, to communicate with customers and market their products and services. Short code texting enables businesses to scale their texting efforts and reach more [...]

What Is a Sales Territory Map?

Mapping out your sales territory is a key way to reveal your sales team’s full potential. Your reps’ ability to close more deals is closely tied to the number of qualified prospects they can win over. To do that, they should [...]

How to Draft an Email Newsletter (With templates)

Effective advertising almost always includes a robust email marketing strategy, regardless of the type of business. Emails are somewhat inexpensive to produce yet reach a wide audience in a quick and efficient way. Using email, you can communicate [...]