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Recruiting Quality Employees To Your Small Business

Recruiting Talent

In a competitive job market, it may seem like a challenge for small businesses to compete for top talent, but it might not be as difficult as once previously thought. Smaller companies often have a lot to offer that big businesses do not. The Wall Street Journal states, “Small companies often offer more flexibility, more job diversity, and the possibility of high growth.” [1] It’s important to make a case for why your business is an attractive place to work. If you’re having difficulty building your workforce, you may want to look to new perspectives.

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Things to Consider When Starting a Home Based Business

Home Based Business

Starting a home based business might sound appealing (working in your PJ’s, setting your own hours, no boss!!). However, you need to make sure that your business is properly insured. Here are some questions to ask yourself about your endeavor.

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Flammable Material Safety for Small Businesses

Flammable Liquids

One of the most common fire hazards I encounter while doing business walk-throughs is the presence of flammable materials. These are substances that can ignite easily and burn rapidly. Larger industrial and manufacturing operations are often well-aware of the hazards posed by these materials, and have the most updated safety procedures and storage facilities to mitigate the risk these pose on their operations.

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How Does Your Homeowner Policy Respond To Total Losses?

Total Home Loss

While homeowner insurance covers individuals and families for many day-to-day claims involving water damage, roof damage, and the like, it is potentially there for you when the unthinkable happens and your house is completely destroyed.

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6 Tips To Get Your Home Spring Ready

Spring Into Spring

Spring has always been one of my favorite seasons. All winter I look forward to planting flowers, the warmer weather, and the merciful end of snow. (Not to mention my birthday!)

But spring also brings rain, storms, and other perils that could cause damage to your home. Follow this checklist to ensure that your home is ready for spring!

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4 Things to Consider When Purchasing a Fixer-Upper

Fixer-Upper Blog

Thanks to HGTV, many of us are feeling more empowered than ever when it comes to home improvement and considering purchasing fixer-uppers to convert into our dream home. The possibilities are endless. Older homes have become a target for this trend, allowing us to hold onto some of the charm and character they offer while adding modern flair. Here are some things to keep in mind if you’re considering purchasing an older home or any home you’re planning to renovate.

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Back Up Your Data on March 31—or Risk Becoming an April Fool!

Data loss can strike at any time, and the cost of recovery will be high—unless you have a recent, usable backup. Take the first step to protecting your valuable information by following the 5 Ws of backing up data—the who, what, where, when, and why—on World Backup Day, March 31, 2019.

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