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9 Things That Make Good People Quit

Image credit: Shutterstock It’s pretty incredible how often you hear managers complaining about their best employees leaving, and they really do have something to complain about — few things are as costly and disruptive as good people walking out the door. Managers tend to blame their turnover problems on everything under the sun, while ignoring…

10 Productivity Tools for the Sole Proprietor

Image credit: Shutterstock Sole proprietors, or solopreneurs, represent many small businesses throughout the United States and across the globe. In America alone, more than a third of the entire workforce engaged in some kind of independent work in 2015 — a growth of 700,000 workers compared to 2014. More than 10 million people rely on freelance…

4 Indications It's Time to Franchise Your Business

Image credit: Image Source | Getty Images Many business owners have at one point or another considered the concept of franchise expansion as a way to build the business and expand into new markets through franchisees' investment. Franchising is an exceptionally powerful expansion vehicle and has in many cases created national or global brands in…