Business

Connecticut gubernatorial candidates Dannel Malloy, left, and Tom Foley (credit: Getty Images)

Malloy Takes Foley To Task For Past Business Record In First Conn. Debate

Democratic incumbent Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Republican businessman Tom Foley met Wednesday night in their first debate of the 2014 election for Connecticut governor.

08/27/2014

President Barack Obama (left) and former Mayor Michael Bloomberg at the U.S-Africa Business Forum in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, Aug. 5. (Credit: CBS 2)

Bloomberg: More Business Between U.S. And Africa Will Benefit All

All eyes around the world have been on Africa lately due to the Ebola virus outbreak, but in Washington, the talk has all been surrounding the importance of doing business with Africa.

08/05/2014

A Long Island Rail Road train in Lynbrook, N.Y. on July 14, 2014. (credit: Marta Zielinska/CBS New York)

Long Beach Businesses: LIRR Strike Would Hurt Bottom Line

Businesses along West Park Avenue right near the Long Beach train station say a strike will hurt, even if it’s short.

07/16/2014

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Report: 17 Percent Of New Yorkers Handle Business While In The Bathroom

A new report released by Swedish furniture giant Ikea found that 17 percent of the 1,000 people surveyed in New York City admitted to working while on the porcelain throne.

06/05/2014

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Tips To Get Your Website To The Top Of A Google Search

Increasing the digital presence of your business may be easier than you think. A strong digital presence can increase revenue, even for businesses that rely on walk-in traffic.

04/07/2014

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Schwag: Top 5 Promotional Gift Ideas

If you are trying to get more recognition for your business, promotional items are an effective tool. But all schwag is not created equally.

04/07/2014

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Payday: A Comparison Of Three Popular Payroll Systems

Make payroll an easy, streamlined task with these three payroll systems for small businesses.

03/31/2014

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Comparing CRMs: Customer Relationship Management Systems

Streamline the way you operate by choosing the best Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system for your small business.

03/24/2014

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Top Ways To Make An Office Green (And Save Money)

Going green in your office can do more than just create a healthier environment, it can also create a healthier bottom line.

03/24/2014

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Advice For Successfully Getting A Small Business Loan

Even during challenging times, a small business with a sound strategy can obtain a loan.

03/17/2014

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Buyer’s Guide: What To Look For In A New Digital Camera

When it comes to cameras, there is a wide array from which to choose. Consider these factors before making your next camera purchase.

03/17/2014

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Tax Advice: Common Small Business Tax Filing Mistakes

Small businesses can innocently make tax mistakes that wind up racking up steep penalties. Consider these common mistakes before filing your taxes.

03/10/2014

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Buyer’s Guide: What To Look For In A New Laptop

There is really not a one-size-fits-all laptop model when it comes to a perfect fit for running your business. Use these four questions to evaluate your laptop needs.

03/10/2014

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America’s Top 10 Home-Based Franchises

Home-based franchises typically require a low-cost investment to get started. Pick one that fits your personality.

03/03/2014

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Obamacare: What Every Small Business Owner Needs To Know

The Affordable Care Act helps business owners acquire and pay for health insurance for their employees. Find out if your business qualifies.

03/03/2014

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