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How to Make Small Talk, Manage Your Business Finances, Drive Retail Growth and Other Things Entrepreneurs Need to Know

20 Things Small Business Owners Need to Know By Rieva Lesonsky   1—Using Content Intelligence Marketers are increasingly turning to content intelligence (CI) to help them create  better content marketing strategies, predicting audience behavior, and more. According to Spiralytics, CI is “Essentially, anything that helps content marketers automate processes and optimize data from releasing content falls under content intelligence. The framework is possible with the right tools that aid in conte...
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U.S. Wages Grew 2.8% in 2018, Should You Increase Staff Compensation?

Unemployment numbers have been at historic lows recently, and this is having a positive effect on the stagnant wages of the past decade. According to the ADP Research Institute Workforce Vitality Report (WVR), the fourth quarter of 2018 delivered year-over-year wage growth of 3.4% to end the year. 2018 Wage Growth Statistics Overall, 2018 provided wage growth of 2.8% compared to 2.6% in 2017. The steady wage growth is being driven by a tight labor market as businesses are competing with a few...
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Optimizing Your Site for Voice Search, SMB Guide to CRM, How to Hire Smarter and Other Things Entrepreneurs Need to Know

20 Things Small Business Owners Need to Know By Rieva Lesonsky   1—How to Optimize Your Site for Voice Search Google voice search is changing the way users search for the information they need. Nearly two-thirds of all smartphone users have used voice search to find local business information in the last year. The impact of voice search is changing the way Google handles search queries—and businesses need to ensure their websites are optimized to keep up. The key to voice search is speed. Goog...
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Top Graphic Design Trends, Improving Customer Experience, Trends in the Labor Market and Other Things Entrepreneurs Need to Know

15 Things Small Business Owners Need to Know By Rieva Lesonsky   1—Top Graphic Design Trends for 2019 What are the hottest graphic design trends? Global creative platform 99designs unveiled its 2019 predictions, which include Art Deco, buxom serifs and 3D typography. The overarching design trend for 2019? 99designs says it’s all about contradictions. Design trends from different eras and opposing ends of the visual spectrum are all vying for attention. Here’s a look at the 10 trends most lik...
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Franchise Businesses Added 29K Jobs in December 2018, According to Report

The employment report for December 2018 exceeded all expectations with a whopping 312,000 new jobs for the month. This includes franchises, which added 29K jobs to the tally. This is more than 17,500 jobs from November when ADP reported a total of 11,500 jobs. Growth in franchise hiring is an important indicator for local economies because of the job creation and tax revenue this segment provides. The vast majority of franchises are essentially small businesses if they are not owned by headquar...
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Small Businesses Added 89K Jobs in December 2018, ADP reports

The December 2018 ADP National Employment Report revealed small businesses almost doubled the number of jobs they created in November. While November managed a respectable 46,000 jobs, small businesses delivered a record high in December 2018 with 89,000 jobs. The high numbers come despite the current tariff battle taking place with China and an erratic stock market which manages to end on the upside after record-breaking downturns. The volatility hasn’t discouraged small businesses from hiring...
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ADP Report: Small Business Adds 46K Jobs in November

The November ADP Small Business Report says there was an increase of 46,000 jobs for the month in private-sector small business employment. November 2018 ADP Small Business Report The ADP data for small business specifically looks at companies with 49 or fewer employees. With small businesses accounting for 58.9 million employees in the US, which is 47.5% of the country’s workforce, the ADP data plays an important role as an economic indicator. The 46,000 jobs added in November by the small ...
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Women Entrepreneurs—Where We Stand Today

By Rieva Lesonsky I’ve been covering women entrepreneurs for more than 30 years. And while we’ve certainly made progress—in some cases, a lot of it—I have to be honest and say we still have a long way to go. There are numerous factors at play for why women business owners aren’t earning more, growing faster, getting funded (particularly VC capital) participating in greater numbers in the tech universe, or gaining access to the time-honored “old/young boys’ network”. If you’re an entrepreneurial ...
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Small Businesses Add 29,000 Jobs to U.S. Economy – Less Than in 4 Previous Months

According to the June 2018 ADP ( NASDAQ:ADP)  National Employment Report, private sector employment increased by 177,000 jobs for the month — but only 29,000 of those were at small businesses. June 2018 ADP Small Business Report This is a much lower number than the 47,000, 62,000, 38,000, and 38,000 jobs small businesses created in February, March, April and May respectively. With small businesses seen as one of the biggest drivers of the US economy, time will tell if this number means anythi...
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Small Businesses Add 29,000 Jobs to U.S. Economy in June – Lowest Growth in 4 Previous Months

According to the June 2018 ADP ( NASDAQ:ADP)  National Employment Report, private sector employment increased by 177,000 jobs for the month — but only 29,000 of those were at small businesses. June 2018 ADP Small Business Report This is a much lower number than the 47,000, 62,000, 38,000, and 38,000 jobs small businesses created in February, March, April and May respectively. With small businesses seen as one of the biggest drivers of the US economy, time will tell if this number means anythi...
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How SMBs Can Compete for Top Talent

 If you own a small business, you’re familiar with the up-and-coming feel they exude. We see SMBs everywhere. Just like the newly-open coffee shop down the street, your business began with determination to excel and overcome various obstacles. Everyone starts somewhere. It takes time and dedication to grow into a successful SMB. Small businesses employ nearly half of the private U.S. workforce, so it’s obvious they have a huge impact on our economy and professional lives. However, only a shockin...
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Service Companies Bolster Small Business Job Totals, ADP Reports

The March ADP ( NASDAQ:ADP)  Small Business Report revealed the service-providing sector was greatly responsible for the 47,000 jobs small businesses created in March. Although the number for small businesses came in 19,000 lower than February. Still, overall the national employment numbers were higher at 241,000, compared to 235,000 last month. March 2018 ADP Small Business Report There are fluctuations in the different segments of the employment report, but the economy has been generating w...
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How to Expand Without Worrying About Global Compliance

Midsized businesses are reluctant to expand globally because of the complexity of government regulation and their ability to comply with employee data laws, according to the ADP Research Institute® (ADP RI) report, Midsized Business: Poised to Lose Balance in a Time of Uncertainty. This hesitancy around global compliance fears is understandable. However, a strategic approach […]
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Small Businesses Add 68,000 Jobs in February

With 10,000 more jobs than January, the ADP Small Business Report shows private sector small business employment increased by 68,000 jobs in February. February 2018 ADP Small Business Report The ADP ( NASDAQ:ADP) report is stressing the importance of small businesses in contributing to the overall economy of the country. The data for companies with 49 employees or less is a great indicator of the economic health in the US — which is one of the reasons ADP says it makes the data available to ...
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Small Businesses Add 58,000 New Jobs, ADP Reports

A report suggests growth of private sector employment beat projections by almost 50,000 jobs in January 2018 and small businesses were a big part of that growth. Economists were projecting an increase of 185,000 private sector jobs for the first month of the new year. However, the ADP ( NASDAQ:ADP) National Employment Report showed a growth of almost 50,000 more private sector jobs than expected — a total of 234,000 jobs in all. Significantly, small businesses contributed 58,000 of those. Jan...
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Big Jobs Added at Small Businesses in December, Per Latest ADP Report

The ADP ( NASDAQ:ADP)  Small Business Report for December shows small businesses saw a big increase of 94,000 jobs during the month. December 2017 ADP Small Business Report This comes two months after the first reported overall job losses of the year, helping end 2017 with a bang. The private sector added a total of 250,000 in December, and this report sent the Dow to break the 25,000 mark for the first time. Small businesses with between 1 and 19 employees accounted for an increase of 43,000...
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Small Businesses Add 50,000 Jobs in November

Small businesses are doing their part to contribute to record lows in unemployment and job creation. November 2017 ADP Small Business Report According to the latest ADP ( NASDAQ:ADP)  Employment Report for November, small businesses added 50,000 new jobs to the U.S. economy. That growth is slower than what small businesses contributed in October but is the second month in a row of growth. In October, small businesses added 79,000 jobs but the month prior, they actually lost 7,000 jobs. For th...
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Small Businesses Add 79,000 Jobs in October — Big Rebound in a Month

Small business job creating rebounded considerably last month when compared with the month before. According to the October 2017 ADP National Small Business Report, small businesses with 49 or fewer employees added 79,000 jobs overall. In September, by contrast, small businesses lost 7,000 jobs. October 2017 ADP Small Business Report The smallest of small businesses — those with 1-19 employees — saw am increase of 43,000 new jobs last month, up from a loss of 11,000 jobs in September, as per ...
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Helpful Articles: Training, Learning, Development and Project Management

I occasionally write for ADP and Cintas. Here are three articles wrote that I think are worthwhile. “Approximately one-third of organizations don’t have a training budget, according to SHRM, and as reported by the ADP Research Institute® report (ADP RI), Fixing the Talent Management Disconnect: Employer Perception Versus Employee Reality. Although some of this is […]
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Wall Street climbs, Nasdaq touches record high

Wall Street climbed, pushing the Nasdaq to a record high, as better-than-expected US jobs data bolstered optimism about the outlook for the US economy and corporate profits.An ADP Research Institute report showed US companies added... [Author: [email protected]]
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Communication: What You May Be Doing Wrong Without Even Realizing

As a professional, you certainly know the importance of effective communication. Being an effective communicator is not only about the message, it's also about the mode of communication and the opportunities you provide for feedback. Your inability to get the point across thwarts your efforts at effective communication. You can't just send out a company-wide email and assume everything is copacetic if no one replies. The truth may be that you were ineffective as a communicator, and people didn...
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Franchises Added 26,000 Jobs in September 2016: Here’s The Breakdown

The U.S. added 26,000 franchise jobs in September, new data reveals. According to the ADP National Franchise Report for September 2016, restaurants (up 18,800 jobs) and auto parts and dealers (up 3,500 jobs) saw the most impressive growth. September 2016 ADP National Franchise Report Job Growth in Different Industries Notably, all other selected industries including food retailers (up 200 jobs), business services (up 500 jobs) and real estate (up 300 jobs) also reported job growth. The only...
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Workers In China, India, USA Believe AI and Robots Will Replace Them

An anonymous reader cites a Quartz article: Chinese workers have seen the future, and it involves artificial intelligence, robots, and other forms of automation replacing them, at least for repetitive tasks. That's how workers responded to interviews about the future of work conducted in 13 countries by the ADP Research Institute, part of the payroll systems company ADP. In contrast to China, a minority of workers in Germany think machines will take over repetitive tasks in the future. Workers i...
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Wall St falls, US job outlook brightens

US Treasuries and Wall Street fell after a report showed American employers added more jobs than expected last month, fuelling a rethink of expectations for Federal Reserve interest rate increases this year.An ADP Research Institute... [Author: [email protected]]
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Rubio And Cruz Echo Right-Wing Media With Their False Claims That Obamacare "Killed" Jobs

During CNN's February 25 Republican presidential debate, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) claimed that the Affordable Care Act "is a job-killing law." The assertions by Cruz and Rubio, which fact-checkers called "false" and "hard to square," echoed years of false right-wing media reports that the health care law would kill jobs. Rubio And Cruz Claim Obamacare "Killed" Jobs During GOP Debate Rubio And Cruz Want To End Obamacare Because It's a "Job-Killing Law." During CNN's Febru...
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Job Growth in Franchise Sector Reported for January

U.S. franchisees continue generating employment and thereby boosting the economy, according to the ADP National Franchise Report for January 2016. The report was produced by human resources management solutions provider ADP in collaboration with Moody’s Analytics. The franchise report found job growth in the franchise sector in the U.S. up by 20,000 franchise jobs during the month of January. The numbers fall short when compared to the data reported by ADP in December, when franchise jobs grew ...
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Kinross Gold (KGC) Stock Gaining With Gold Prices

Gold is moving up today as data from ADP Research Institute shows employers did not add as many new employees last month as was expected. The job figures increased demand for gold as a haven, Bloomberg reports. [Link to media]
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