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Keeping Your Small Business Customer Payments Secure

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Your small business customers trust you with their most valuable information. Don’t miss this informative 30 minute podcast interview.

Legal Advice for Workers

On The Job

At least once a week I get asked a question that has a "legal" implication. I'm not a lawyer, and even though I tell these people they need to get legal advice, I know that's not possible for everyone. That's why I'd like to pass on some information I just received. Even if you decide not to join the 1.6

Too much information.

Laughing all the Way to Work

© Copyright Patricia Robb 2010 7 November, 2009 Too much information. Does it require any further information or explanation?

Home Business IT: Guide to Secure Your Wireless Home Network

Small Business CEO

Information Technology business IT home business wireless home network

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Solving Bank Collection Compliance Issues For United States Financial Institutions

Small Business CEO

If you are unsure of where to start, the following information will get you moving in the right direction.

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Mediation, Arbitration, and Litigation

Daily Writing Tips

litigation : any lawsuit or other resort to the courts to determine a legal question or matter. I do not decide the matter, the parties do. .

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4 Tips For Keeping Important Documents Safe

Practically Perfect PA

Its also a reassuring reminder that legal documents you receive aren’t the sole copy – though getting them will incur a cost.

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Considerations For Social Media Use In The Workplace

Small Business CEO

Consider what your company’s current policy is on disclosure of trade secrets and confidential information and apply the policy to social media use.

What References are Really Saying About You

On The Job

If they won't listen, tell them you may take legal action if they don't rescind them," he says. It was glowing. It was wonderful.

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3 Questions About Emphasis

Daily Writing Tips

An example of that would be “The Project Coordinator will send the Systems Architect the following information to begin the quoting process.”

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Are conferences for administrative professionals beneficial enough for you to go?

Office Dynamics

” - Thea, Legal Librarian. This information is proudly provided by Business Management [link]. in ADMIN PRO FORUM.

Executive Assistants Beware of Being Too Busy

Office Dynamics

In court papers, PepsiCo claims it first received a legal document related to the case from the North Carolina agent on Sept 15 when a copy of the co-defendant’s letter was forwarded to Deputy General Counsel Tom Tamoney in PepsiCo’s law department. Did you read about the recent PepsiCo debacle? It was a big story in the news last week.

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Five Words in English and in Corporate-speak

Daily Writing Tips

common meaning : “giving cause for legal action.”. Here are five examples. actionable. ecosystem. granular. They’re not idiots. socialize.

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Jail vs. Prison

Daily Writing Tips

In colloquial usage, the words jail and prison are often used interchangeably in reference to any place where people are locked up for a legal offense.

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Principles of Plain English

Daily Writing Tips

Many vehicles, however, especially those in the fleets of high-tech companies, either don’t offer any information other than the company name and a phone number (and perhaps a URL), or the van is labeled with meaningless phrases about “solutions” and “logistics.” It isn’t all about single-syllable words. I mean, it isn’t dumbing down.).

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Quick Advice For Solopreneurs on Applying For a Trademark

The Solopreneur Life

For more information, read this introduction to trademarks for solopreneurs. Law law Legal TrademarksI found out yesterday that my trademark application for The Solopreneur Life has been approved! The approval wraps up an application process with the United States Patent and Trademark Office that took nearly one year.

Don’t Do Due Diligence

Daily Writing Tips

Due diligence is a legal term that refers to the exercise of proper care and attention to avoid committing an offense through ignorance. Style

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Daily Writing Tips

When providing an explanation or an example, the additional information can be enclosed in parentheses. to avoid confusion. (A Punctuation

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Nominalized Verbs

Daily Writing Tips

The suffix -ee is used in legal terminology to indicate the passive party in a legal transaction: legatee: the person who is to receive a legacy.

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Synonyms for “Answer”

Daily Writing Tips

Replication , a formal extension of reply, is usually employed only in legal contexts and is better known as a synonym for duplication.

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Each vs. Both

Daily Writing Tips

When groups of individuals join together in business partnerships, each member of the partnership becomes bound by basic legal duties. .

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Did You Know Paper and Other Things in Your Office Hold Emotion?

Productive & Organized

Ask yourself some questions to help you guide yourself through this process: - Is the information relevant to my life, personal interests, or job? - Has this information become outdated? How easy would it be to replace this if I needed the information later?   Maybe I have!    So why is it so hard? 

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Preceding a Gerund with a Possessive

Daily Writing Tips

Even in informal speech and writing, a construction like, “I hate my husband being passed over at work” is to be avoided. A gerund is a noun.

2014 31

Not Every Cloud Has A Silver Lining

The Small Business Blog

Don’t get me wrong, APIs have their place, we use them to complement our clients experience with our software, but we never share our clients information with third parties or ask them to do so. excuse when things go wrong, but also puts clients data in many different places with often unclear legal and technical implications.

2011 30

Independent Contractor Agreements (and Why Solopreneurs Need to Use Them)

The Solopreneur Life

Other issues that can be addressed through independent contractor agreements include confidentiality and non-disclosure obligations for proprietary information, as well as non-solicitation provisions to prevent contractors from taking advantage of having access to your customer list. Solopreneurs Must Establish Ownership.

2011 30

All-purpose Corpus

Daily Writing Tips

A corpus is a body of literature, a body of information, or an author’s body of works. Latin corpus means “body.” corpus [kawr-puhs].

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Strange International Laws Every Tourist Should Know

Dumb Little Man

Moreover, if you provide some false information, you can face a fine of $6,500 or even spend time in prison. for a modern tourist. Germany.

The Meanings and Variations of “Sister”

Daily Writing Tips

It also applies to national or racial commonality, as in the term “soul sister,” which in American English describes a black female.

10 Latin Abbreviations You Might Be Using Incorrectly

Daily Writing Tips

in legal usage. Otherwise, the word is usually spelled out except in informal writing or in a jocular play on names of boxing or wrestling matches or titles of schlocky science fiction movies. (“In Abbreviations deriving from Latin terms and phrases can be troublesome for us non-Latin speakers. A comma should precede it. et al.

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Give Your Business a Boost with Continuing Education

Tips From T. Marie

Doing an internet search is likely to give you information overload rather than targeted, helpful information for your situation.

2011 21

Best Business Technology for Small Businesses & Their Owners (28 ideas from them to you!)

Productive & Organized

Using this for my financial documentation coupled with for my employee and legal documents has proved invaluable.   OK! 

2011 106

Inside the Edinburgh PA Network

Practically Perfect PA

We make sure every PA we come across is aware of the network and we also have a mailing list to keep everyone informed. It is brilliant!

Words Based on “Portare”

Daily Writing Tips

Asportation is a legal term referring to the element of larceny that consists of carrying away another person’s property.

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Are you an ORC? I am & Proud of it.

Tips From T. Marie

Legal office? Being young, urban and creative is great, but baby boomers aren’t dead yet. Apparently Hipsters are dead. The Yuccies. Waitress?

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Holing Up

Daily Writing Tips

When I looked at the NPR site, I saw that a copy editor had changed “holed up” to “hiding out” in the transcript. The Huffington Post. The Telegraph.

Internet Monitoring Software: A Productivity Booster

Productivity Bits

More information: GFI Internet Monitoring Software. One such instance is the negation of legal risks. Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Visit the original article at [link]. Guest-Post. This guest post was provided by Lee Munson on behalf of GFI Software Ltd. How does that make you feel? The Solution: Internet Monitoring Software.

Four Ways Social Media Has Changed The Recruitment Process

Small Business CEO

Conversely, companies using social media to weed out job candidates could potentially be putting themselves in a bit of a legal conundrum.

A Writing-Competence Matrix

Daily Writing Tips

An example of this level of writing is a newspaper article about the controversy surrounding a complicated legal issue by a reporter with no background in legislation or public policy. An expert reporter understands the scope of the manuscript assignment and how to obtain information from sources, whether people or documents.

Book Review: Exporting - The Definitive Guide to Selling Abroad Profitably

Small Business Labs

 This chapter provides the information needed to properly prepare your company.   And we were right. mostly in Asia.

Work Near Anaheim CA? Claim Your Office Miracle Today!

Productive & Organized

Information is power! Eliminate duplication of information. Assure fast reaction to audits or other legal actions.