Many workers start to become less engaged after their first six months at a job, Gallup research finds. Employers can reverse that trend by increasing recognition in the early days, ensuring that top leaders are engaging with workers and consistently measuring engagement results.
Do you need a trademark, a patent or a copyright for your new venture? Here is a quick guide: What is a trademark or service mark? A trademark is generally a word, phrase, symbol, or design, or a combination thereof, that identifies and distinguishes the source of the goods of one party from those of […]
Join franchise business leaders on Sept. 16 and 17 in Washington, D.C., for IFA’s Public Affairs Conference to get the latest information from policy experts on the Affordable Care Act, tax reform and immigration, and meet directly with your member of Congress and share your top business concerns. You can also network with your legislators […]
Did you know you could start a business or franchise with your retirement funds tax-deferred and penalty free? Call your investment firm for more information.
Choice Hotels announced it plans to open eight new properties in the U.K. and Germany by the end of next month, adding to the company’s European portfolio that includes nine hotels opened in the U.K. and France earlier this year. “We are pleased to welcome these hotels to our network of European properties, which offer […]
Former business manager Martin Metzler decided to partner with functional movement practitioners Nancy and Jason Prince two years ago and start Structura Body Therapies, a massage company that hopes to reach 1,000 locations in 10 years, with plans to open as many as 20 units in North Texas within the next year. “It’s a unique […]
A new poll by Wise Insurance Quotes shows that more than one in three respondents has made an insurance claim. More than one in three consumers has made a claim to their insurance company, according to a new poll by insurance news website Wise Insurance Quotes.com. The high volume of claims is blamed by the […]
Pawngo is the first full-service online pawn shop in the US and allows individuals immediate access to the cash they need for life’s countless unexpected moments without leaving the comfort of their homes. The secure, discreet online process enables consumers to conduct the entire transaction from the privacy and convenience of their own home. According […]
Dots on Tots is a baby headwear company, specializing in baby & toddler ear flap hats made from natural, certified-organic cotton. The owner/designer of the company, Olivia Entin, holds a Master’s Degree in fashion design and technology and is a mother of two who knows the importance of natural and comfortable clothing for babies. Newborn […]
The UPS Store® announced it is the first nationwide retailer to test 3D printing services in-store. Select UPS Store locations will be offering the services to start-ups, small businesses and retail customers, beginning in the San Diego area with locations in additional cities across the United States in the near future. A recent poll of […]
TTI Success Insights announced open registration for a public webinar, “Communicating in the 21st Century.” This webinar will take place at 12pm Eastern on August 22, 2013. The advent of communication tools in the 21st century has made it easier than ever for people to connect, share and communicate — right? But with each new […]
TaxConnections just announced it will provide small businesses access to tax experts that were previously available only to large organizations who knew how to find them. The Internet has created more opportunity for small businesses to generate sales online. However, the complexity of selling products and services through the web has created more tax questions […]