Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Franchise Advice

Thinking about investing in a franchise? It's a big commitment, so you need due diligence and a reality check, too.

Monday, July 29, 2013

Do's and Don'ts For Family Biz

Family business succession is fraught with difficulty, and it can be even tougher when generational disconnects are involved. Expert advice here.

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Get Creative

Babysitting? Renting out your bed? When they needed money to fund their startups, these entrepreneurs would do just about anything.

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Take That Deduction

If you're not taking advantage of the home office deduction, perhaps you should be! Here's how.

Thursday, July 18, 2013

The Summer Help

Hiring summer interns or temp workers? Here's how you should classify them for tax purposes.

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Monday, July 8, 2013

Avoiding Obamacare

Employers are reportedly cutting workers' hours to avoid paying for insurance under Obamacare. Can they give two part-time jobs instead?

Friday, July 5, 2013

Family Businesses Now

A gay-owned business is now officially a family business, in light of the U.S. Supreme Court's DOMA ruling. Does that mean more government contracting work, too?

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

DOMA Explained

Here's how the DOMA ruling changes benefits law for employers large and small.

Monday, July 1, 2013

Up Your Website

Some techniques and tricks for boosting performance from your small business website.