Illinois Tax Law: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly For Small Business OwnersIllinois small business owners should to be aware of tax incentives as well as possible tax increases.
Customer Convenience: How To Set Up Online Payments For Your Small BusinessSmall business owners will have some paperwork to do to become an official merchant. Here is what needs to be done.
3 Years Later: How Obamacare Is Affecting Illinois BusinessesIllinois small business owners may be eligible for tax credits to help provide employee health care coverage.
3 Laws In Illinois That Are Helping Small Business OwnersChicago has many laws and incentives in place to help your small business succeed.
3 Ways Your Small Business Can Benefit From A Minimum Wage IncreaseSmall business owners can reduce the amount of employee turnover by providing a fair and healthy salary to their staff.
Affordable Care Act For Small Businesses With Less Than 25 EmployeesWhen it comes to the business of healthcare, the rules can be confusing. Here are some important facts small business owners need to know.
Risky Business: What To Know When Leveraging Personal AssetsBeware of uncertainty and choose wisely when deciding to leverage your personal assets to help support your small business.
How To Brace Your Business For New Overtime Rules Before Dec. 1Manta CEO John Swanciger advises how to come up with overtime compliance strategies -- even if you're down to the wire.
How To Effectively & Legally Implement Secret Shoppers To Improve Company Customer ServiceBefore you call in a secret shopper for your small business, know what you can and can't do in a legal context.
Company Defense: What To Know When You Have Issues With An EmployeeInclude certain clauses in your employment contracts to protect your company from a vindictive employee.
Prepare For The Unexpected: 4 Disaster Scenarios To Include In Your Business Continuity PlanLaserfiche VP of Corporate Strategy and CIO Thomas Phelps shares how to protect your business against over 60 disasters declared by the SBA.
How The Fix Crowdfunding Act Continues To Help Improve The Success Rates Of Small BusinessesAs crowdfunding has becomes a viable option for many small business owners, laws are changing for their benefit.