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Labor Department Helping States Crack Down on Worker Misclassification

27. October 2014 08:06
The Department of Labor is helping states enforce proper worker classification. Find out what this means for small-business owners who hire independent contractors. [More]

Baseball Lawsuit Shows What Happens When Disclaimers Aren't Enough to Limit Liability

22. October 2014 08:10
A lawsuit against the Braves serves as a good reminder for small-business owners: disclaimers don’t eliminate liability altogether. Learn more about your exposures. [More]

“Take It from Someone Who’s Been There” – Bookkeeping Tips for Small-Business Owners

20. October 2014 08:44
Without proper bookkeeping, small-business owners may be scrambling come tax season. Learn tips from Felix Dubinsky’s experience to avoid a financial conundrum. [More]

One More Way Customers Can Sue You

17. October 2014 08:03
A court ruled the victims of the Adobe data breach can sue the company even though they haven’t suffered injuries. Learn why this is a wakeup call for your business. [More]

Healthcare Businesses Beware: Medical Data Worth 10x as Much as Credit Card Numbers

13. October 2014 08:08
Health records are prize ponies on the black market. Learn about your healthcare business's vulnerabilities and what you can do to protect patient health data. [More]

The Small-Business Owner's Guide to Contractor Liability Insurance

8. October 2014 08:59
Your contractors may need their own Professional Liability and General Liability policies. Here's how to check for coverage or add them to your policy. [More]

How Many Natural Disasters Does It Take to Ruin a Small Business?

6. October 2014 07:52
Can your business survive a natural disaster and live to tell the tale? Use these disaster preparedness tips to shore up your business protection plan. [More]

When Team-Building Goes Wrong: How a Kickball Injury Became a Workers’ Comp Claim

3. October 2014 08:13
Did you know: team building exercises can end up as costly Workers’ Comp claims. Learn from one company’s mistakes to avoid a similar fate. [More]

This Common Mistake Can Cost Small Businesses Thousands

1. October 2014 07:49
The difference between an employee and contractor isn't always clear-cut. Learn about a small-business owner's classification mistake that cost her thousands. [More]

Five Tips for Creating a Successful Home Remodeling Business

29. September 2014 07:59
Sure, you’ve noodled around with home revamps before. But how do you get a home-remodeling business off the ground? Check out these five tips. [More]