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Small businesses facing poor financial conditions may have to consider drastic employment decisions including layoffs and benefit reductions. If your business faces these decisions, the following article will help you understand your legal rights and obligations ...
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Last year, the federal government spent more than $40 billion through the GSA Schedules program.  This year it may well spend even more.   A GSA Schedule contract is, quite simply, the easiest point-of-entry into government contracting – the ...
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I’m deeply entrenched in the franchise industry. Like most industries, we have our own collection of buzzwords or jargon. There are words and phrases we use on a daily basis. But you don’t. For example, industry insiders don’t say, ...
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Read More About What is a Franchise Broker?

Seems like a straight-up question and answer, right? Not really. The government has strict sizing rules and regulations that define what a small business is. Understanding these can help empower small business owners to take advantage of a wide variety of ...
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Read More About What is a Small Business? What You Need to Know and Why

Now that you have successfully sold your investor on your business idea, what are legal steps you need to take to solidify your investor relationship? Do you need to sign agreements? Are there special laws and regulations you need to comply with? To avoid major ...
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Read More About Working with Investors: 4 Steps to Set Ground Rules

The business model of franchising is one that’s consistently held in high regard by most business experts. That’s because it works. Is that why you’re thinking about buying one? You’re also investing in a franchise because: You ...
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