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Make training a priority at your small business

Training your employees shouldn’t stop after the first few months of teaching them the ropes of your small business and their specific job responsibilities. Training should be ongoing to fulfill the changing requirements of your company as well the needs of employees to keep learning. In “Why It’s Crucial to Train Your Employees,” Ben Horowitz, … Continue reading Make training a priority at your small business »

Five ways to cut small business expenses that make cents

No matter how successful your small business is, there’s always an incentive to cut costs. If you are faced with an unexpected expense, you can still meet your profit goal. You also may need to cut expenses to help fund a new venture. The challenge is determining what areas to cut, since cutting some business … Continue reading Five ways to cut small business expenses that make cents »

Testing your small business employees can help them make the grade, study says

What would happen if you sprung a pop quiz on your small business team? Maybe you are about to announce a new product or service and you want to be sure everybody is up to speed. You may work in a highly regulated industry where the rules and regulations change frequently and your staff has … Continue reading Testing your small business employees can help them make the grade, study says »

Training your small business team within your budget

Of all the areas you need to invest in as a small business owner, building the most capable team should be a top priority. Think about where your company would be if your team lacked the skills and knowledge to help your company fulfill its customer promise, compete or bring new products and services to … Continue reading Training your small business team within your budget »