How to Hire Freelancers: 6 Tips

By Jill Chapman America’s growing gig economy may have you wondering how to hire and manage freelancers, otherwise known as independent contractors or subcontractors, to benefit your business. More than 56 million Americans freelance regularly, providing 72 million...

What is Your Business Saying to Your Customers?

Customers, clients, friends, and family – all of these people come into your business and office space and what do they see? Is this something that is actually making a statement and if it is, is it a good statement or a bad one? The statement that your office...

How Appropriate Marketing Can Accelerate Your Business

When you are starting your own business, it can seem difficult to get things going. A great way to get your business and sales going is to market your business and your products. If you haven’t thought about a marketing strategy for your business yet, considering the...

Why We Need More Women in the Workplace

Companies and organizations that fail to recognize the importance of having more women in the workplace may be missing out. Recruiting women in companies can double the talent pool, it increases the financial performance of a company. When you look at Fortune 500...

10 Tips to Master the Entrepreneurial Spirit

Be scrappy. Be unafraid. Be successful. Our 2017 Trade Tastemaker judge, Sabrina Smelko, is an HGTV host, art director, illustrator, blogger, and Design*Sponge contributor—she’s clearly killing it. Here are her tips to take the business world by storm. Do the...