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A business must make a profit

COLUMBUS, Ind. (Reuters) – With inflation too low and the unemployment rate still higher than normal for the U.S. economy, the Federal Reserve should hold off on raising short-term interest rates until early next year, a top Fed policymaker said on Monday.

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Include a cover letter with your resume

I’ve hired thousands of employees in my career. In the ‘old’ days, people who were looking for jobs mailed a cover letter and resume to a prospective employer. 30 more words

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Tips for getting clients to pay on time

As an architect, most of my projects are completed in stages over a period of time. I can’t wait weeks or months without receiving partial payments. 33 more words

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Doing the right first thing first

When you do high-quality work in your business, you’ll get superior results. And if you do poor work you’ll get inferior results. This may seem like a simple generalization, but if you think about it, you’ll find it’s mostly true. 13 more words

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How does a sales funnel work?

The concept of the sales funnel has been around for a long time. A funnel is easy to visualize. In sales, the concept is you put a lot of leads in the top and the sales come out the bottom. 21 more words

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The challenges of running a small business

Many business owners, both small and large, share some of the same problems when running and growing a business. The main difference is that in a small business, most of what needs to be accomplished falls on a few people and sometimes only one person.A So it’s really critical to leave enoughRead more…

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