Background NYC receives 311 calls for non-emergency services from it's residents, businesses and visitors. The response time for these calls is longer than those for emergency (911) calls. Accordingly the resources allocated to these services may not be as highly funded, resourced and/or prioritized as the emergency services. Show More Summary
APActive-duty U.S. Marine Jerome Atger, left, prepares to show his resume to a recruiter at the annual Veterans Career and Resource Fair in Miami. By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER WASHINGTON -- U.S. businesses added more than 200,000 jobs in February for the 13th straight month, a private survey found. Show More Summary
As businesses continue to experience growth, human resource departments are tasked with the job of filling the needs of the company with qualified candidates. Recruitment efforts can be a challenge for HR, especially when the company's growth is significant and the need is immediate. Show More Summary
Resources are plentiful with the dominance of the Internet
Amazon is known for being one of the largest online retailers in the eCommerce world however, despite their many resources, it seems that small businesses still have a fighting chance to compete with them and all the other big dogs.Show More Summary
The craft and hobby industry is booming, reaching the $30 billion mark in the U.S. alone. Online resources and marketplaces like Etsy have made it incredibly easy for almost anyone to turn a hobby or creative passion into a business. But with so many of these businesses popping up daily, it can be a challenge...
Employees are not only a business expense; they're also one of the most important resources when building a healthy business in the long term. With this in mind, Wal-Mart's latest wage increase could be a big positive for investors Wal-Mart stock.
Whether you decide to outsource your tax tasks or perform them in house, arm yourself with the relevant knowledge to make sure your business complies as well as saves time and money. Here are a few resources to get you started. The post Prepare Your Small Business for Tax Time appeared first on AllBusiness.com.
BIA/Kelsey says national brands, franchises and multi-location businesses are “investing substantial dollars and resources to deploy local digital marketing programs.” Just how much is “substantial,” you ask? The venerable market research giant estimates that national brands will spend $50.5 billion on local media this year, growing to $68 billion by 2018. As a means to […]
Earlier this week, EDF, along with 11 other environmental and consumer groups, joined forces in asking the Supreme Court to hear an important case involving an energy resource that saves families and businesses money, improves electric grid reliability, and reduces carbon emissions: demand response. read more
Allyson Kapin For the past few years, nonprofits have spent a lot of resources on building their Facebook page presence. Many social media strategists and the media told nonprofits and businesses that email was dying and that FREE social networks like Facebook would be king of communications. Show More Summary
Yet another person thinks there's money to be made (albeit indirectly) in the copyright trolling business. (h/t to the Cyberlaw and Policy Blog) Stephen Moignard lives a quiet life in the Coonawarra wine district in South Australia, tending his vineyard and small wine company, the Hundred of Comaum. Show More Summary
For many businesses, finding the right people with the right skills is vital to their overall success as a company. Many Human Resource (HR) departments struggle in not only finding qualified candidates with suitable experience backgrounds, but also in training those candidates once they begin the position. Many technical positions require not only a teaching [...]
Hacking threats pose a serious problem for small and mid-sized businesses today,. Small Businesses usually lack the resources employed by larger corporations, making them a prime target for cybercriminals. To safeguard their resources, many Small Businesses rely on antivirus software and built-in firewalls. Show More Summary
College is the perfect time to start a business. Here's why.
How Human Resources Software Can Help Small Businesses One of the most time-consuming and expensive facets of any small business is the Human Resources department. It has remained largely outmoded in regards to how technology can assist with the essential role that they play. Show More Summary
Have you ever wondered why authors are often depicted writing in busy coffee shops instead of in the quiet of... The post 5 Wonderful Background Noise Resources That Will Boost Your Productivity appeared first on Lifehack.
There’s a great business leadership seminar coming up but the thought of losing one or two of your team members for a day or two just doesn’t seem feasible. Not sending out yourself or your team members to gain valuable new leadership skill could stagnate your business. Well, now businesses that are set on expanding...
From Lincoln’s inclusive approach to human resource management to Washington’s lead-by-example strategy, we honor President’s Day by sharing leadership lessons from our nation’s leaders that all small businesses can learn from. Abraham Lincoln: Building a Winning Team A strong team is key to business success, but it takes more than a paintball tournament to foster...
Peter Thiel's latest book is a great resource for identifying outstanding businesses.