GoDaddy is giving its customers a business-specific phone number that syncs with a smartphone. It's just one big upgrade available to small businesses this week. Find out about them and more in this week's small business news and information roundup.
There is arguably no free resource that’s more valuable to today’s online business than the Google Analytics platform. It’s a tool that would normally cost thousands of dollars per year, but is Google’s gift to you. Having said that, are you making the most out of the platform by tapping into the “goals” feature? Tracking [...]Show More Summary
If you are looking to build your brand as a real estate agent, look no further than the Law of Authenticity from The Go-Giver Leader: A Little Story About What Matters Most in Business; "The most valuable gift you have to offer is yourself."...
Considered to be one of the most resourceful and multipurpose innovations of the century, drones have managed to perforate numerous segments of the global economic sphere. Having uses in fields ranging from filmmaking to farming, drones...Show More Summary
On the move The British American Business Council of Orange County appointed Justin Hastings as BABC-OC president and Tim Roberts as its new vice president. Hastings is the chief human resources officer for Experian North America in Costa Mesa. He joined Experian as HR director for the U.K. and Ireland, then moved to lead HR […]
Are you serious about building a sustainable real estate business that grows year after year? Providing an amazing digital resource that keeps homeowners up-to-date with events and businesses in their neighborhood will generate relationships and referral-based business for you...
Bloomberg is leveraging its vast reach in financial data, its media heft and its broad-based, deep-dive research to be the world's next go-to management consultancy. "Everything we do is from and for our audience," said Bloomberg Media global chief commercial officer Andrew Benett, who joined the company in June. "Yes, Bloomberg is a media owner,...
A dairy association has filed a lawsuit alleging the state Department of Natural Resources is over-regulating large livestock operations. The Wisconsin Dairy Business Association filed the lawsuit in Brown County … Click to Continue...
Thanks to the variety of resources and information online today, almost anyone can launch and grow an ecommerce business with very little experience. However, certain issues tend to trip up many inexperienced entrepreneurs when their ecommerce business starts to grow. Show More Summary
Small businesses added 50,000 jobs last month, meaning that owners are taking on more human resources tasks while they're also trying to get new business and develop services.
It's been yet another busy week for the knights of Modojo. With the continuing popularity of Splatoon 2, we've made sure that players have the solid resources they need to track down each and every one of the game's most powerful weapons and desirable collectibles. Show More Summary
Businesses that operate gasoline-powered fleets in CA will want to keep an eye on a review being conducted by the California Air Resources Board (CARB). The environmental agency is looking at whether some gasoline-powered vehicles are emitting too much pollution. Show More Summary
Looking for money to grow a small business? Make sure to consider all the resources available, including one major source of funding.
As small businesses keep hiring, many owners discover that being a do-it-yourself human resources manager is the wrong job for them. Becky Robinson handled hiring, payroll and other HR needs … Click to Continue »
Steven Soderbergh wants to replicate what Hollywood studios do, only with fewer resources and more creative and economic control for filmmakers.
Doing better business and saving loads of cash might not require hiring financial and accounting wizards to the C-suite. It may be possible simply through restructuring work in the oft-neglected Human Resources department, according to Deepak R. Show More Summary
New York City has an untapped resource for renewable energy: its reservoirs. Across the world, farms, power companies and businesses have begun to... To view the full story, click the title link.
A reader wrote to me about an influx of low-income people into his town, using subsidized housing and other community services. He said a town council member had talked about them as “a drain on resources” and “dead weight.” I got angry when I read that. But it took me awhile to figure out […]
In the entrepreneurial world, it seems that many people focus their time and resources on trying to develop a brand new idea — something that completely disrupts the marketplace, something that nobody else has ever thought of before....Show More Summary
If you’re a top-level business executive advised by an outside computer consultant to try a cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, it’s understandable why you might be curious about the