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Backlash Illustrates the Dark Side of Social Media for Small Businesses

30. July 2015 07:54
Rachel Brown, a boutique owner, got a crash course in cultural sensitivity the hard way. Her mistakes can illustrate what not to do on social media. [More]

Applying for Cyber Insurance? Talk to IT First

29. July 2015 07:51
Cyber Insurance can pay for data breach losses, but your coverage may not apply if you don't use the security measures your insurance application claims you do. [More]

If You Like Bacon, You'll Love General Liability Insurance

28. July 2015 08:09
Purina is accused of false advertising because its iconic Beggin' Strips don't have much bacon in them. Hope the company has General Liability Insurance. [More]

Should Your Business Have Shorter Hours in Summer?

27. July 2015 07:50
Shorter hours doesn't mean you're getting less done. In fact, setting a shorter workweek during the summer may increase employee engagement and productivity.[More]

Best Way to Lose Small Business Revenue? Don't Go Mobile

24. July 2015 07:56
The Google algorithm that favors mobile-friendly websites continues to disrupt business as usual. Sites that weren't ready lost 10 percent of their mobile traffic. [More]

Another Day, Another Worker Classification Lawsuit

23. July 2015 08:04
Handy is the latest to join the share economy's collective worker misclassification woes. A pending lawsuit will decide if a cleaner is actually an employee. [More]

A New Way for Small Businesses to Cut the Risk of Nonpayment

22. July 2015 07:49
Tired of late or absent customer payments? Business credit reports can help you vet prospective clients so you don't have to chase after the money you're owed. [More]

The Unusual Way One CA City Helps Small Businesses Manage Risk

21. July 2015 08:05
One California city banned chain stores from setting up shop in its limits. Location plays a key role in the risks your business does or doesn't take on. [More]

Small Business Spotlight: Hiring Summer Help with The Voice of Your Customer

20. July 2015 07:49
Interns can boost your company's efficiency during summer months. The Voice of Your Customer shares tips for hiring summer interns while helping your community. [More]

Could Your Business Use a Boost? Try Looking at Puppies, Says Science

17. July 2015 04:32
Animal lovers, rejoice! Looking at images of puppies can boost productivity. Enjoy that Buzzfeed puppy roundup with abandon, and share it with your employees. [More]