8 Challenges to Outsourcing HR (and How to Overcome Them)

HR outsourcing offers many benefits – namely, the opportunity to save money, time, and resources so you can focus on your long-term goals and business growth. But there are also plenty of drawbacks to shutting down (or forgoing) an in-house [...]

How to Calculate Night Shift Differential Pay

There is no doubt you have worked your fair share of night shifts to meet client demands for your small business. While most employees prefer a day shift, night shift differential pay can make these undesirable hours more tolerable. What [...]

How Much Does a New POS System Cost?

With so many businesses now knowing what point-of-sale systems are and the value they bring, there are now more affordable options than ever. Businesses can choose to purchase or lease, and there are hundreds of customization options that [...]

A Guide to Payroll Forms

When welcoming a new hire to the team, small business owners must do a lot more than train them on their positions. One big task is making sure new employees get paid properly and that all the necessary payroll forms are filled out correctly. While [...]

How to Connect With (and Prevent) Stressed and Upset Employees

How you deal with emotional or angry employees is crucial to maintaining a positive working environment. Whether or not you notice it, every workplace has a company culture. The way you deal with upset employees will shape the culture of [...]

The Benefits of Discretionary Access Control

When running a business, you need to keep it secure. Your physical location, your files, your website and your employees all need to be protected. Those security measures include restricting access to whatever you are trying to protect. [...]

The Best Medical Software of 2021

It’s no secret that EMR adoption has been a mixed blessing for hospitals and medical practices. While the software offers significant advantages, it represents a major shift in policy and process – as well as technical challenges [...]

8 Ways In-Store Tablets Improve the Customer Experience

Retailers are no strangers to new waves of technology. As recently as 15 years ago, it was unusual for a small local boutique to have a fully functional e-commerce website. Now, brick-and-mortar retailers are fixated on the next big tech [...]

Business Loans You Can Get With Bad Credit

Every business needs funding, and you may need to turn to loans to help fund your business at one time or another. Unfortunately, you may not have the sterling credit required to receive a loan from a bank with favorable terms and low interest [...]

How to Reduce Abandoned E-Commerce Carts With Email Marketing

We’ve all been there – you’re browsing an online store, you put some items in your cart, and then you exit before hitting “purchase.” This phenomenon is called cart abandonment, and even though it is common among [...]