Cost effective business practices are a big boost to your business

Your Guide to Cost Effective Business Practices

Volumes have been written on the subject of the most cost effective business practices. Universities have entire programs dedicated to their own, individual takes on the topic as well. Despite the indulgent investment in getting down the foundation of which business practices are most cost effective, the topic remains as elusive and misunderstood as it…

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A small business invoicing system can speed up many processes.

A Small Business Invoicing System Makes Accounting Easier

Developing and maintaining a small business invoicing system has long been the bane of small business owners. A jumbled collection of Excel spreadsheets, water-stained ledger books, loose invoices and PO’s too often defines the reality of the state of small business accounting systems. These outdated and disjointed accounting systems, as prominent as they are, just…

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Growing a small retail business requires time and effort.

Growing a Small Retail Business the Smart Way

We have all heard that one trusted saying, “work smarter, not harder.” And yet despite these words of wisdom, many small business owners continue to see lackluster returns for all of their hard work. Devising a business strategy to drive growth must include ways to simplify and demystify the processes that operate your business. But…

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A point of sale hardware bundle may seem like a value but make sure to read the fine print.

Point of Sale Hardware Bundle Pros and Cons

You would be hard-pressed to find a retail establishment this side of Timbuktu that doesn’t use a point of sale hardware bundle or system to process its transactions. While the variety of POS options available to retailers grows every day, the two basic approaches to POS solutions are those that combine hardware and software in…

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POS systems with no monthly fees are often a mixed bag.

Are There POS Systems with No Monthly Fees?

Businesses love a bargain, and there’s no bargain better than “free.” That explains why a lot of small businesses are interested in using POS systems with no monthly fees.  POS systems have become standard equipment for retailers of all types, allowing them to streamline their credit card transactions and accept more forms of payment. While…

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Knowing how to run a mobile business startup can be beneficial.

How to Run a Mobile Business Startup

Never before have retail businesses been so portable. That’s why knowing how to run a mobile business is important.  In an age where food cart vendors earn Michelin stars and the latest fashions are as likely to be found on a flea market table as on Fifth Avenue, it’s clear that mobility is taking retailers…

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Clothing store inventory management is a critical task for store success.

Clothing Store Inventory Management Tips and Tricks

Clothing store inventory management is probably not one of the activities that make you rush to start each business day. Yet without a thorough understanding of the stock on hand, a clothing store will be challenged to keep its customers happy and its cash registers ringing. Coming to the rescue of clothing store managers struggling…

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