Just-in-Time Inventory Management

14 Jan, 2002
You've heard of JIT to use warehouse space better and to deliver goods to customers more efficiently. Can it work for your operation? How do you implement it?

Hiring for Retention and Promotion

14 Jan, 2002
Place emphasis on internal succession planning, so the employees you mentor will be motivated to stick around for a long time.

Choosing the Right Lawyer for Your Business

14 Jan, 2002
A business lawyer is a vital member of your team. Selecting one can be as simple as following the suggestions we provide here.

Smart, Simple Direct-Marketing Ideas

14 Jan, 2002
We've brainstormed a long list of basic marketing techniques to better attract your customer. Some of them don't even cost any money.

Using Alternative Dispute Resolution

14 Jan, 2002
Litigation leads to expensive, messy, public confrontations with uncertain outcomes. However, alternatives exist for disputing parties. Mediation or arbitration can bring faster and cheaper resolutions with concern for privacy and relationships.

How to Value Your Company

14 Jan, 2002
Find out why you should perform a valuation for your company. Then examine several valuation methods you should consider.

Keeping Your Employees Safe at Work

14 Jan, 2002
As an entrepreneur, one of your priorities should be ensuring the safety of your employees. Read these tips for creating a more secure and potentially more productive work environment.

Revealing the Person Behind the Resume: Pre-employment Testing

14 Jan, 2002
Pre-employment testing is an easy way to ratchet your hiring process up to its most effective level. You can offer jobs only to candidates who promise to synergize with your team, ...

How to Analyze Cash Flow to Find Your Ideal Growth Rate

14 Jan, 2002
Growth, while desirable, is full of risk. Planning for growth will allow your company to accelerate its level of activity and meet expenses. To avoid being a victim of success, you ...

How to Establish a Public Relations Campaign

1 Jan, 2000
As you launch and grow your business, one of the most tricky and misunderstood challenges involves public relations. While handling the media and releasing information in a crisis is one aspect ...