Nearly three-quarters of companies in the most recent Society for Human Resource Management's employee benefits survey said they offer some type of wellness program or plan. It's easy to see why: Research shows a strong link between wellness... (Read More)
Are you considering starting a business? If so, it's quite likely you've got the fire of an entrepreneurial spirit burning within you.
There is one huge problem with starting your own business from scratch, however, and that's in the level of... (Read More)
With more than 412 million reviews, Yelp is the most popular review site on the Internet. Positive reviews on Yelp can help any business owner or professional. But the company recently began cracking down on those who solicit positive reviews.
As... (Read More)
The franchising world is filled with people who are great at recruiting, training, and advising potential franchise owners. In fact, before a franchisee hangs their open sign, they generally will have gone through six full weeks of... (Read More)
Nationwide, it's estimated that 43 percent of all employees work remotely at least part of the time. Research shows that telecommuting has numerous benefits to employers (such as more productive and engaged workers) and employees (less time and cost... (Read More)
If you are considering investing in a franchise opportunity, there are some questions you should ask yourself beforehand.
First, what do you want out of a franchise business? Are you considering this as a hobby or more of a full-time job or... (Read More)
Does your business have its own Yelp page? Yelp is a social review platform that has 83 million unique desktop visitors, 74 million unique mobile visitors and 28 million unique mobile app users each month. It's growing in popularity by virtually any... (Read More)
When you buy into a franchise operation, you are investing in your future. You are essentially embracing a proven business model and staking your business life on it.
And, you know what? That's okay. Why? Because franchising is THE way.
There... (Read More)
BYOB. It's that one acronym everyone strives for. No one really wants to work for someone else, but yet, most of us have to. However, there are those out there with either the resources or desire to take the plunge and build a business operation... (Read More)
When it comes to owning a business, there's one thing everyone says they want to get out of it: the perks of being your own boss.
Whether it be setting your own schedule, cultivating an amazing team of employees, or expanding a business you can... (Read More)