4 Free Business Productivity Apps To Help You Grow Your Small Business

Dumb Little Man

MailChimp is an easy and professional way to send emails to your subscribers. You can send up to 12,000 emails a month to a mailing list of up to 2,000 contacts. It’s a free accounting software that covers invoicing, payroll, bills, and other factors that involve money. Managing a business is easier said than done. When you run your own business, you need to give it all your time and attention. It’s a job that is both demanding and fulfilling.

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4 Free Business Productivity Apps To Help You Grow Your Small Business

Dumb Little Man

MailChimp is an easy and professional way to send emails to your subscribers. You can send up to 12,000 emails a month to a mailing list of up to 2,000 contacts. It’s a free accounting software that covers invoicing, payroll, bills, and other factors that involve money. Managing a business is easier said than done. When you run your own business, you need to give it all your time and attention. It’s a job that is both demanding and fulfilling.

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5 Essential Tools And Apps To Build Your Early Startup

Dumb Little Man

You can forget all about the annoying back-and-forth emails because of this lifesaver. In seconds, you can create and send invoices, payrolls and receipts, and even get insights from useful reports. Apps for startups are very useful (and can even be crucial) for new companies. As a founder of a startup, you want to commit 100% to whatever it is you and your team are creating. You do not want to, nor can you afford to waste time.

2016 212

3 Questions to Ask When Outsourcing Your IT Support

Small Business CEO

And unless you’re running an IT business, you should probably be outsourcing IT support along with other specialized functions like HR, payroll, and legal. Should I open this email attachment?”. Given the size of your company, you probably outsource the support functions that fall outside your area of expertise, which is running your small business.

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How to double your productivity in 30 minutes

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

Payroll. Payroll. Did I mention payroll? Even payroll. Notice how pointless email has a way of making itself irrelevant over time. The secret sauce to next level business success is productivity. Let’s be honest. You started your business so that you didn’t have to sit in an office analyzing spreadsheets. You signed up for being a “highly effective” person.

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Greening Up Your Business Finances

Eco-Office Gals

For starters, you can request that vendors provide you with digital invoices via email or some kind cloud sharing software. Online vendors can be paid via PayPal (which is a faster, safer option than other means) and even payroll can be made paperless with direct deposits instead of standard checks.

Featured Soloist Nea Joy Justice: “My Fallback Position Is My Resourcefulness and Commitment”

The Solopreneur Life

I always had an interest in working for myself, but in my 20s I became truly tired of being just another name on the payroll. WordPress (for my sites and blogs), Microsoft Open Office (for documents), Mozilla Thunderbird (for email), Skype (for virtual coaching), Lavasoft Adaware (for anti-virus protection). T his is The Solopreneur Life’s “Featured Soloist,” the purpose of which is to give all of us a glimpse at how other solopreneurs operate their small businesses.

2012 154

My Time Management Reboot: The Pros and Cons of Electronic Systems and Why I Created a Hybrid

Eat Your Career

Depending on the tool you choose, you can use color codes, set priority levels, track progress, establish deadlines and even ask your system to remind you (via text or email or pop-up usually) of appointments or to-do items or anything else you so desire. Payroll. Plus, if something is absolutely critically important and I’m afraid of forgetting it, I can add an email reminder. (I Email this to a friend?

2013 143

Simplifying Timekeeping

Simple Productivity Blog

Now, as an employee, not only do I have to keep track of how much time I spend on each item of work, but also to keep my time in the payroll system so that I am paid accurately (I am an hourly employee, not salaried). The next day my employer laid me off (via email) and cut access to my company systems. Wednesdays are simplicity days at SimpleProductivity blog. Throughout my entire career, I have had to track and report on my time.

2012 122

A Day In the Life: Getting Things Done Part II

Simple Productivity Blog

--> Home Get Updates Ebooks Free Stuff Donate About Contact Me Get Free Updates: Via RSS | Via Email | Productivity Simplification Balance Life Design Organization Clutter A Day In the Life: Getting Things Done Part II Posted on April 20, 2010 by LJ Earnest Welcome to Simple Productivity Blog! If you want to receive updates in your email, click on the envelope in the upper right corner, or use the "Subscribe" link below the blog title.

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Can you go from creative and productive in a corporate job to a mess working for yourself?

Productive & Organized

Today, I'm going to address a question that I hear often in networking meetings and was expressed to me recently in a reader email.    HR department - handled all of the compensation issues, research, performance and people documentation, labor relation issues, downsizing decisions, payroll, hiring, exit interviews, outsourcing decisions, benefits planning and coordination of benefits issues, and so on.

2012 170

The Clean and Simple Cloud Computing Primer for Small Businesses

Small Business CEO

Do you utilize web-based email services like Gmail? Cloud-based software is now available to do everything from manage your invoicing to calculating payroll. Others have evolved into using email attachments for the same process. Nobody likes paying for things they don’t use. From finishing a restaurant meal when you’re already full, to calculating just the number of minutes you’ll need on your phone plan, we hate to hand over our money for nothing.

2012 64

Standard Operating Procedures: Tips for Creating Business Systems | Office Organization & Office Efficiency | OfficeArrow

www.officearrow.com

More from this Topic Purchase Order Form Template (Excel) Receive this FREE Purchase Order Template along with complimentary, no obligation price quotes (via phone and email) from multiple quality & independent accounting and bookkeeiping service providers. | Cart Sign Up | Forgot Password | Contact Us Get more from OfficeArrow! Learn about all the benefits of becoming a member or Sign up Now! OfficeArrow: Working Together for You.

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Can Outsourcing Work For Your Business?

Small Business CEO

While there are various tools which may help entrepreneurs in tasks ranging from payroll to marketing services, outsourcing is still very popular among businesses. You may need someone to send out emails on your behalf, create blog posts and even optimize your site. Business owners have different reasons for outsourcing some of their business processes. In some cases, it may not even be a want but rather, a need.

2011 70

Cloud Questions That Your CEO Will Ask

Small Business CEO

These should be the ones that aren’t a technological burden such as email, payroll applications and types of customer relation management (CRM). One of the first things a young lawyer learns is “Never ask a question in the courtroom that you don’t already know the answer.”. Now put yourself in the conference room with your CEO. Topic of discussion: The Cloud.

2012 75

Three Tips - Preparing for Economic Recovery

Small Business CEO

Others enter the data into payroll, into project tracking systems and then again into client billing systems. New requests get faxed then emailed to customer service which then inputs the information into the appropriate system, whether that be policy changes into policy administration, benefits questions into follow up logs or new claims into the claims system. A week ago, I had an opportunity to hear an economic update from a Federal Reserve Bank economist.

2010 58

WinWeb's One-Stop-Shop Business Services For Freelancers, Home.

The Small Business Blog

These services include bookkeeping, call & fax management, business address, mail hold & forwarding, web site design and maintenance, SEO – search engine optimization, payroll, graphic design, export services, online marketing and PR services, online presenters, online shop setup and maintenance and as before many Pay-As-You-Go services like parcel service, translation service and many more. E-Mail me or follow me. Benefits of Online Software for Small Business.

2009 158

Registering your business – Start Up Guides – Part 5 | THE SMALL.

The Small Business Blog

Once registered you need to seek professional advice on how to run a payroll scheme together with guidance on your responsibilities and obligations which are now quite onerous. We may send you a confirmation email to check you are a real person We are sorry but any violation of the above rules will mean an automatic removal of your comment. E-Mail me or follow me. You ask a question, I answer! Ask me your small business questions, I will answer them ASAP.

2006 158

Construction Work Ahead–Part 4 of 4

The Marq

So as I am telling her the story, I happen to check my email. Someone in HQ would be sending me something, via email and hard copy. There was so much info: Insurances; health, dental, vision, payroll deductions, 401k info… all too much to do in one sitting. Guest Editor’s Note : This is part 4 of a guest post series by a dear friend, A. Scot Tedisco. See Part 1 , Part 2 and Part 3 to get the full story. Do you remember where we were?

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Q & A: I'm a Sole-Trader, how can I do my Accounts DIY ( Do-It.

The Small Business Blog

Terry Cartwright is a qualified accountant in the UK designs Accounting Software on excel spreadsheets providing complete Bookkeeping solutions for small to medium sized business with Payroll Software for 1 to 20 employees that automates the revenue payroll tax returns. We may send you a confirmation email to check you are a real person We are sorry but any violation of the above rules will mean an automatic removal of your comment. E-Mail me or follow me.

2007 155

The Hiring Trend Every Business Owner Should Know About

Small Business CEO

The taxes, the insurances, and the payroll fees… not necessarily what entrepreneurs think of when they think “lean and mean.&#. Consider the Three P’s of Professionalism, Performance, and Presence: * Professionalism: Prior to your interview, you will likely have many initial interactions with a candidate over email. Do you prefer to talk on the phone once a day, or receive an email update once a day? Yes, it’s officially holiday season.

2009 69

What legal entity is right for your business? | THE SMALL BUSINESS.

The Small Business Blog

I hope I have helped you understand some of what is required when starting a new business, and for those of you who already run a small business I hope I have helped you understand some of what it is the accountant does for his money, from helping you decide what legal structure is right for your business through to running your payroll. [.] E-Mail me or follow me. Small Business Bootstrapping How to start your own small business with no or little money.

2006 166

My thoughts on the multi-VA model

Virtual Moxie

Stay away from email! I have several amazing subcontractors as team members, yet, when I needed someone to come into my office to work on a more 'employee' basis, I hired an actual employee and she's been on my payroll for 3+ years. So now I can delete all those emails and cancel my enrollment to the 99 programs folks told me I needed. Virtual Moxie - The Cure For The Common Virtual Assistance Practice I Want Moxie!

2010 151

Small Business Bootstrapping Techniques | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

PAYweb Small Business Payroll Said on February 23rd, 2009 at 6:29 pm Great article, and very interesting comments. We may send you a confirmation email to check you are a real person We are sorry but any violation of the above rules will mean an automatic removal of your comment. E-Mail me or follow me. You ask a question, I answer! Ask me your small business questions, I will answer them ASAP. Starting a Small Business?

2007 160

SaaS for Very Small Businesses – Show Me the Money | THE SMALL.

The Small Business Blog

Our own company (MXSweep) serves the SME market with email protection solutions as a managed service. SMEs are showing great interest towards Online Payroll (Eg:- Greytip Online, Intuit etc), OnDemand CRM (Eg:-Salesforce, Impel…), Cloud based Project collaboration tools etc Leave a Reply I would love to hear from you, please let me know what your take on my blog post is. E-Mail me or follow me.

2006 109