How To Choose The Right Apartment Insurance Policy

Dumb Little Man

If you don’t have this policy then you risk losing your belongings should something go wrong with no kind of compensation. This is what makes choosing the right renters insurance policy quite tricky.

2020 219

Americans Policy Priorities Highly Polarized

Small Business Labs

Pew Research's As Economic Concerns Recede, Environmental Protection Rises on the Public’s Policy Agenda covers a recent survey asking Americans about their policy priorities. The top 3 policy priorities for Democrats are the environment, healthcare costs, and education.

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Report: Tech in 2020: Standing On The Shoulders Of Giants

Small Business Labs

Benedict Evans , who is a well-known VC and tech industry pundit, recently released Tech in 2020: Standing on the Shoulders of Giants.  Instead, he focuses on regulation and government policy likely being at least one of the next big things in tech.

2020 151

How Many Employees Will Small Business Layoff?

Small Business Labs

   The highly regarded labor economics at the Economic Policy Institute, for example, are currently forecasting the overall unemployment rate will reach 15% in July.  Government Policy Small Business Economy trends

2020 170

Independent Workers Qualify for Unemployment Insurance Under the CARES Act

Small Business Labs

   Freelance gig economy Government Policy Independent workers self-employmentLast week Congress passed and the president signed the CARES Act, a $2 trillion stimulus bill designed to help businesses and Americans weather the economic storm caused by the COVID 19 pandemic. Independent workers (the self-employed, freelancers, gig workers, etc.) qualify for a number of assistance programs contained in the bill. 

2020 141

The Stimulus Programs Gig Workers and Freelancers Qualify For

Small Business Labs

   Government PolicyCongress passed and the president signed the massive Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) economic stimulus package last week.    The legislation contains a number of provisions aimed at helping independent workers (the self-employed, freelancers, gig workers, etc.) weather the economic storm caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

2020 131

How To Improve Your Business’ Email Response Time

Dumb Little Man

You can do so by creating an email policy. Promptly responding to the emails you receive is crucial for an array of reasons. For one, it builds trust with whom you’re communicating with. If popular media has convinced you that “email is dying,” I encourage you to think again.

2020 173

5 Surprising Benefits of Bringing Dogs In The Workplace

Dumb Little Man

Thanks to the evolution of global office culture, managers and business owners have started to go against the norm and adopt non-traditional office policies. Given this situation, having a dog-friendly policy can really lighten the load on their shoulders.

2020 174

Creative Professionals Pushing Back on California's New Gig Economy Law

Small Business Labs

  Freelance gig economy Government PolicyCalifornia's new gig economy law, AB5, is not being well received by independent creative professionals. 

2020 141

How Companies Should Handle Office Romance

Dumb Little Man

Introduce a Romance Policy. A vital part of communicating when it comes to office romance is having a policy that clarifies the companies’ attitudes toward internal relationships. However, setting out a romance policy can help protect the business against potential HR issues.

2020 190

10 Ways to Encourage More Women Into Your Workforce

Dumb Little Man

If you claim to be a company that offers equal opportunities for both sexes, it should be reflected in your career development policy with a good number of female employees working in senior management positions and leadership roles.

2020 194

12 Clever Ways You Can Earn Money From Your Computer Today

Dumb Little Man

As a representative , you’ll help customers navigate their insurance policies. In today’s digital world, working from home has never been more accessible. At-home jobs are the perfect opportunity for those who have kids or those who have trouble finding employment locally.

2020 161

5 Ways Businesses Can Go Greener in 2020

Small Business CEO

Establishing a sustainability policy and implementing ethical practices will also boost employee morale and enhance the company brand.… … The post 5 Ways Businesses Can Go Greener in 2020 appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

2020 61

6 Highly Effective Steps To Building A 6-Figure Dropshipping Store

Dumb Little Man

Therefore, it’s important to have this collection of pages on your site to melt away any objections a potential customer may have: Refund Policy. Privacy Policy. Start your 2020 the right way, and create your first store today.

2020 140

How Can I Retrieve Corrupt Documents/Drawers? – Ask an Admin

Office Dynamics

These backups were destroyed according to our records retention policy. Ask an Admin was created by Office Dynamics to help administrative professionals with their problems through the help of their peers.

2020 149

Executive Assistant to Chief of Staff? Ask an Admin

Office Dynamics

I am involved in corporate strategy; plan, organize and participate in Board and committee meetings, handle performance appraisal, review and edit HR and Board policies, organize events and town halls, etc.

2020 148

Discomfiture Is Worse Than Discomfort

Daily Writing Tips

2019 case study on public policy teaching. I’ve noticed the two nouns, discomfort and discomfiture , being used interchangeably, as if both meant simply, “the condition of being uncomfortable—physically or mentally.” ” A toothache causes discomfort.

2020 74

Episode 288: How to Be Awesome at Your Job with Pete Mockaitis

Productivityist

Created specifically for small business, Bambee provides you with a dedicated HR Manager that can craft your HR policy, and maintain your compliance, all for just one low monthly fee. Make sure you take advantage of this limited time offer as it is only valid until July 31, 2020 at 11:59 pm.

2020 60

Why Immigration is Vital for The US Economy

Small Business CEO

According to the Migration Policy Institute the US had a migrant population of 44.7 Migrants give important and positive contributors in almost every sector of the US economy.

2020 56

Common Errors in Vertical Lists

Daily Writing Tips

Institutions will need to develop policies, procedures, and controls to define. As in the previous example, such common wording can be moved to the lead-in text: “Institutions will need to develop policies, procedures, and controls to define when it is reasonable to.

2020 65

How to Write Concise, Active Sentences

Daily Writing Tips

The reference to possibility of enacting a policy is nearly redundant to the phrase indicating that the policy is being considered, so the sentence can be condensed somewhat by beginning with allowing : “Allowing users to voluntarily self-declare to designated authorities is still being considered.”.

2020 67

Episode 288: How to Be Awesome at Your Job with Pete Mockaitis

Productivityist

Created specifically for small business, Bambee provides you with a dedicated HR Manager that can craft your HR policy, and maintain your compliance, all for just one low monthly fee. Make sure you take advantage of this limited time offer as it is only valid until July 31, 2020 at 11:59 pm.

2020 52

4 Advantages a Conveyancer can Help you When You’re Buying and Selling a Property

Small Business CEO

While looking for a new home may seem exciting, it can be full of legal issues, especially if you’re not familiar with the legal policies involved with buying a new home. A conveyancer is vital in situations involving the law and legal matters in real estate.

2020 56

Episode 283: Well-Presented with Mike Pacchione

Productivityist

Created specifically for small business, Bambee provides you with a dedicated HR Manager that can craft your HR policy, and maintain your compliance, all for just one low monthly fee. On this episode, I’m joined by my good friend Mike Pacchione.

2020 56

The Intuit 2020 Report - 20 Trends for the Next Decade

Small Business Labs

Reports and Resources Intuit 2020 Research Report Todays Hobbyists are Tomorrows Hobbypreneurs Homepreneurs: A Vital Economic Force Research Brief - Small Business Credit Outlook The Economic Stimulus Package: Whats in it for Growing Businesses?

2020 176

Episode 283: Well-Presented with Mike Pacchione

Productivityist

Created specifically for small business, Bambee provides you with a dedicated HR Manager that can craft your HR policy, and maintain your compliance, all for just one low monthly fee. On this episode, I’m joined by my good friend Mike Pacchione.

2020 52

Yes, Bad Credit Loans Can Help You Buy Your Dream Car

Small Business CEO

In this range, a score of 669 or less is ranked on a spectrum of fair to poor, depending on the policies of the loan provider. Getting a five-figure loan sanctioned to buy a car is not easy. If you add a poor credit history to the mix, the odds escalate that much more.

2020 52

According to the National Labor Relations Board, Uber Drivers are Contractors

Small Business Labs

  And, of course, if a Democrat wins the White House in 2020 their administration is likely to reverse the recent federal rulings.  gig economy Government PolicyThe U.S. National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) ruled this week that Uber drivers are contractors.

2019 158

My Health Care Risk Shift Mistake

Small Business Labs

  We cover the Risk Shift and what it means for financial institutions in a article on Banking.com , and it's one of the 20 key trends in the Intuit 2020 Report.    government policy Intuit 2020 Trends Report trendsI recently personally experienced one of the trends we follow - The Risk Shift.   The    The bottom line: I spent over $800 for x-rays that should have cost me $37.    Let me explain.

Health 138

How Trumpcare Will Impact Self-Employment

Small Business Labs

This kicks in after 2020 and will be vary by state, so it's too early to understand the extent to which it will impact self-employment. Government Policy self-employment Small Business Economy

2017 173

Health Grows to 17.6% of U.S. Economy

Small Business Labs

  In the Intuit 2020 Report we forecast that U.S. GDP by 2020.    Health care could reach 21-22% of GDP by 2020.    government policy trendsIf like us you're worried about health care spending, there's some good news and some bad news.    The good news is U.S. health spending grew just 4% in 2009 , the lowest growth rate in the 50 years the government has tracked this data. 

Health 147

What's Causing the Decline in Small Business Lending?

Small Business Labs

Reports and Resources Intuit 2020 Research Report Todays Hobbyists are Tomorrows Hobbypreneurs Homepreneurs: A Vital Economic Force Research Brief - Small Business Credit Outlook The Economic Stimulus Package: Whats in it for Growing Businesses?

2010 184

The Contingent Workforce and Public Decision Making

Small Business Labs

 It suggests rethinking a range of laws and policies including employment rules, zoning, K12 education and health care due to the shift to the contingent workforce. As Dana Shaw, a Senior Vice President for Staffing Industry Analysts, sees it, “Currently,the average mix of contingents in the Fortune 100 is 20-30 percent of the workforce, but it will evolve to 50 percent” by 2020." workers with new policies and approaches.

2012 146

Top Remote Working Trends in 2019 You Should Know More About

Dumb Little Man

One rising trend for 2019 is for small companies and start-ups to introduce security policies. Experts forecast a takeover which will see Gen Z making up almost 40 percent of the workforce in 2020. Working from home is no longer a once-in-a-blue-moon treat.

2019 253

How Can Universal Basic Income Mitigate Fallout From Automation?

Dumb Little Man

From 2019 to 2020 in Stockholm, California, monthly stipends were tested at random on 100 citizens. There are many arguments for and against a universal basic income, but the need for such a policy is clear.

2019 244

5 Growing Green Business Opportunities

Eco-Office Gals

Since the next administration could certainly back-pedal on the current policies, reducing funding and support for green businesses, you might as well strike while the iron is hot.

2013 176

What You Need To Know About Cloud Computing In Business

Dumb Little Man

Between 2015 and 2020, spending on the cloud is expected to grow at a rate six times faster than on IT. While security risks are common with cloud services, many of them are due to enterprise policy rather than “inherent risks.”

2018 257

Newsweek Sold for $1

Small Business Labs

Reports and Resources Intuit 2020 Research Report Todays Hobbyists are Tomorrows Hobbypreneurs Homepreneurs: A Vital Economic Force Research Brief - Small Business Credit Outlook The Economic Stimulus Package: Whats in it for Growing Businesses?

2010 208

Low Wage Workers Not Who You Think They Are

Small Business Labs

The Economic Policy Institute's (EPI) article Low-Wage Workers Are Older than You Think  provides a good, demographic snap shot of low wage workers in the U.S. 

2016 193

Small Business Labs: Do Business Incubators Work?

Small Business Labs

Reports and Resources Intuit 2020 Research Report Todays Hobbyists are Tomorrows Hobbypreneurs Homepreneurs: A Vital Economic Force Research Brief - Small Business Credit Outlook The Economic Stimulus Package: Whats in it for Growing Businesses?

2010 194

Small Business Labs: Self-Employed Using Fewer Employees

Small Business Labs

Reports and Resources Intuit 2020 Research Report Todays Hobbyists are Tomorrows Hobbypreneurs Homepreneurs: A Vital Economic Force Research Brief - Small Business Credit Outlook The Economic Stimulus Package: Whats in it for Growing Businesses?

2010 191

Wall Street Journal on the Two-Track Economy

Small Business Labs

Reports and Resources Intuit 2020 Research Report Todays Hobbyists are Tomorrows Hobbypreneurs Homepreneurs: A Vital Economic Force Research Brief - Small Business Credit Outlook The Economic Stimulus Package: Whats in it for Growing Businesses?

2010 188

Local Online Advertising to Increase 18% in 2011

Small Business Labs

Reports and Resources Intuit 2020 Research Report Todays Hobbyists are Tomorrows Hobbypreneurs Homepreneurs: A Vital Economic Force Research Brief - Small Business Credit Outlook The Economic Stimulus Package: Whats in it for Growing Businesses?

2011 188