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How to Increase Employee Satisfaction

Boosting employee satisfaction is important for businesses of all sizes. Here are five ways to get started.

What Is Reskilling? Guide for Business Owners

Businesses can help address the current labor shortage by investing in reskilling initiatives for their current staff.

What Is Upskilling? Guide for Business Owners

Train your current employees in foundational skills that will help them — and the business — grow, eliminating the need to consistently hire niche employees.

Employee Assistance Programs for Small Businesses

An employee assistance program is an attractive perk that can also help your employees thrive personally and professionally.

What Is Business Equity? How to Calculate Company Value

Equity is the value of your company after deducting your liabilities from your assets. Learn more about how business equity works and how it’s calculated.

Should You Give Customers a Discount for Early Payment?

Early payment discounts can be a good way to build customer loyalty, but they may also start to eat into your profit margin.

What Are Net Payment Terms?

Net terms are a way to offer customers favorable billing terms and can help you manage your cash flow—when set up properly.

How to Set B2B Customer Payment Terms (B2B)

Your B2B customer payment terms can help you better manage cash flow and make sure you get paid in full and on time.

How to Build a Talent Pipeline: Guide for Small Businesses

Learn how to develop systems and processes that ensure an ongoing pool of qualified job candidates.

How to Find an Employee Upskilling or Reskilling Program

Here’s how to update your team’s skills or train them for a new position with local and online employee development courses.