HOW TO GET SOCIAL NETWORKING TECHNOLOGY TO ACTUALLY WORK FOR US

Social media has altered our in-person social interactions, making people sometimes more engaged with their devices than each other. Social...

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT CONVERSATIONAL MARKETING IN 2020

The widespread availability of mobile phones and the internet has enabled businesses to reach audiences all over the world. However,...

 
 
 

5 THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN AUTOMATING YOUR ACCOUNTS PAYABLE

The COVID-19 pandemic forced more than 1.85 million U.S. businesses to temporarily close during the second quarter of 2020. The consultancy...

SAVE BIG BUCKS IN SOCIAL MEDIA SPENDING: ASK THESE 7 QUESTIONS

Over the last few years, I have had multiple opportunities of working within the trenches of social media management. From speaking...

 
 
 

1099 VS. W-2: WHICH TYPE OF EMPLOYEE SHOULD YOU HIRE?

When you're hiring employees, there are two primary types to consider: 1099 independent contractors and full-time W-2 employees. Each...

5 WAYS TO PREPARE YOUR COMPANY FOR THE FUTURE OF REMOTE WORK

COVID-19 has increased the relevance on and utilization of remote work. With many industries now being forced to embrace flexible work...

 
 
 

4 STEPS TO ESTABLISH A CRISIS-RESISTANT COMPANY CULTURE

2020 has been defined by some of the most fundamental social and economic changes in our lifetimes. The combined impact of the COVID-19...

10 INNOVATIVE APPROACHES TO IMPROVE YOUR PPC STRATEGY IN 2020

Pay-per-click advertising is one of the most powerful marketing strategies to generate new customers for your business. Studies have...

 
 
 

HOW TECHNOLOGY EMPOWERS REMOTE TEAMS TO WIN

This past March, business leaders found ourselves in a tough spot. Keeping employees safe required a rapid shift from an in-office...

STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING FOR SMALL BUSINESSES

Social media has provided multiple platforms on which businesses can brand, advertise and ingratiate themselves with their audience...

 
 
 

A CUSTOMER COMPLAINS: HOW TO RESPOND ON A LARK

If you're offering customer satisfaction surveys this year, brace yourself. This era of shutdowns, reduced capacities, social distancing,...

5 SIGNS YOUR MARKETING STRATEGY NEEDS A MAKEOVER

Business leaders understand the value of building a robust marketing strategy. Diversifying content across social media, email and...

 
 
 

YOUR GUIDE TO WRITING THE BEST EMAIL SUBJECT LINE

If you have a small business, you likely have some type of email marketing campaign - but is it successful? Your target audience is...

HOW KEYBANK ADAPTED AND EVOLVED DURING COVID-19

In November 2019, David Mannarino moved his family from Ohio to Michigan to serve as the Michigan Market President of KeyBank , a national...

 
 
 

4 TIPS TO ENSURE REMOTE WORKFORCE PRODUCTIVITY

Millions of people now work where they live. This is no longer a perk or a budding trend but a ubiquitous, normal workforce model -...

10 WAYS TO GENERATE MORE SALES LEADS FOR YOUR BUSINESS

Many successful companies depend on adding to their customer base to grow their business. One key way to accomplish this goal is to...

 
 
 

SMALL BUSINESS COVID-19 DIARIES: PART 5

For months, everyone has looked toward "the new normal," a time when life could get back to some semblance of stability. Whether we've...

12 PROVEN WAYS TO INCREASE SALES

Your sales team is your best resource for growing your business's customer base and increasing sales. However, other parts of your...

 
 
 

HOW SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS CAN SUPPORT BLACK ENTREPRENEURS

Despite systemic hurdles, Black business ownership is on the rise, booming by 400% in recent years. Even with this growth, though,...

WHAT IS EMPLOYEE RECOGNITION, AND HOW CAN YOU IMPLEMENT IT AND DO IT WELL?

The work environment of today is ultra-competitive; every company is vying for the best employees, and the employees need to do their...

 
 
 



Almost 100K US kids infected with COVID-19 in last two weeks of July

Almost 100K US kids infected with COVID-19 in last two weeks of July

Almost 100,000 American children tested positive for the coronavirus in the last two weeks of July - an alarming 40 percent rise, according to new data. As officials continue... Read more ...

Nearly 100,000 children in the U.S. tested positive for COVID-19 last 2...

Nearly 100,000 children in the U.S. tested positive for COVID-19 last 2 weeks of July

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McDonald's files lawsuit against former CEO alleging he had multiple sexual...

McDonald's files lawsuit against former CEO alleging he had multiple sexual relationships with employees and lied to investigators

McDonald's is filing a lawsuit against former CEO Steve Easterbrook. On Monday, the fast-food giant filed litigation against Easterbrook, alleging that the former CEO destroyed... Read more ...

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

An Israeli jewelry company is working on what it says will be the world's most expensive coronavirus mask, a gold, diamond-encrusted face covering with a price tag of $1.5 million. Read more ...

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine entered a pact to buy thousands of COVID-19 antigen...

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine entered a pact to buy thousands of COVID-19 antigen tests. After a false positive, he's more skeptical

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine tested positive for COVID-19 on August 6, but subsequent tests came back negative. Speaking to CNN, the Republican governor said the experience points to... Read more ...

Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai predicted that he would be arrested under...

Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai predicted that he would be arrested under China's new national security law, but said he would still stay and fight

Jimmy Lai, one of Hong Kong's most prominent pro-democracy voices, arrested under China's new national security law on Monday. Lai, who partly owns the publisher of the... Read more ...

Coronavirus in Kansas City: Tracking COVID-19 curve of cases, deaths

Coronavirus in Kansas City: Tracking COVID-19 curve of cases, deaths

We're tracking the curve of coronavirus cases and coronavirus-related deaths that have occurred in Missouri and Kansas. Read more ...

Putin congratulates Lukashenko on winning presidential vote in Belarus

Putin congratulates Lukashenko on winning presidential vote in Belarus

Vladimir Putin has congratulated his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko on retaining his job following Sunday's election, expressing hope that he will continue to... Read more ...

Atlético says 2 players infected but squad cleared to travel

Atlético says 2 players infected but squad cleared to travel

MADRID - Atlético Madrid said Monday that Ángel Correa and Sime Vrsaljko have tested positive for the coronavirus but the rest of the squad has been cleared to make the trip to... Read more ...

Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Hundreds of frustrated voters were turned away from centers across Puerto Rico that never received ballots. Read more ...