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Barbara Weltman’s Idea of the Day® Follow-up

Each day you’ll find a new tip for your business in Barbara Weltman’s Idea of the Day®. Sign up to receive the idea on a daily basis by email! During the month of August, here are some ideas you may have missed…and what’s happened since then. 80th Anniversary of the Social Security Act  On August […]

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Business Success Strategies with Barbara Weltman: PAYING EMPLOYEES IN PROPERTY…WHAT TO DO ABOUT EMPLOYMENT TAXES?

By Barbara Weltman- Not every payment you make to employees must be in the form of cash. You may reward them with various fringe benefits, options or stock, or other property. While many small businesses use outside payroll companies to handle withholding on employee compensation, it’s up to you as the owner to understand the […]

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Business Success Strategies with Barbara Weltman: Non-Compete Agreements – When to Use Them and How to Enforce Them

by Barbara Weltman- Your company has many valuable property interests that you can’t see, feel, smell, or taste, such as your customer lists, trade secrets, and upcoming product launches. The best way to protect these and other interests from being used by employees after they leave your company is to have them sign a non-compete […]

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Business Success Strategies with Barbara Weltman: Writing Off the Cost of Government Mandates for Small Business

by Barbara Weltman- Small businesses must take actions — often costly — to comply with federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Here is a roundup of when you can and cannot deduct the costs of compliance. Providing Safety Equipment for Employees The Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) is a federal agency that seeks […]

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Business Success Strategies Q&A with Barbara Weltman: “Smooth Failing” and the Future of U.S. Entrepreneurship

Barbara Weltman knows small business America. Her years of experience working alongside small businesses and the self-employed is complimented by a vast array of informational books and content she has produced to help entrepreneurs through the joys, challenges and minutiae of business ownership.  Weltman is the author of a dozen books focusing on how to do […]

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Weltman’s Book “Smooth Failing” Explores Lessons Learned from Failure

by Savannah Bentley-     SBE Council advisory board member Barbara Weltman has published Smooth Failing, a new book that shares how entrepreneurs have dealt with and learned from failure.     Weltman’s new book “seeks to save many readers from similar disasters – while empowering those who are learning from failures and adversity to bounce back stronger […]

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Keating Joins Barbara Weltman on “Build Your Business” Radio

On October 10, SBE Council chief economist Ray Keating joined Build Your Business Radio with host and business expert Barbara Weltman. Keating discussed the state of the economy, as well as his new book “Chuck” vs. the Business World, which offers business tips from the quirky television comedy.

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READOUT: THE STATE OF SMALL BUSINESSES AND STARTUPS IN THE DIGITAL ECONOMY

BY KAREN KERRIGAN –   On July 22, SBE Council hosted a virtual briefing: The State of Small Business and Startups in the Digital Economy. The nation’s leading small business experts, policy leaders, advocates and small business owners discussed the growth of the digital economy under COVID-19 restrictions and lockdowns, and the critical role technology played […]

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THE NEW FRONTIER: BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES, TAXES, AND MORE…IN SPACE

By BARBARA WELTMAN –  Living on the Eastern coast of Florida, I have the ability to view many of the space launches from Cape Canaveral. They are easily viewed from my driveway and are especially beautiful at night when the fiery exhausts contrast with the dark sky (being near the ocean there is very little […]

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The State of Small Business and Startups in the Digital Economy, July 22

Please Join Us for a Capitol Hill Briefing July 22, 2021 1:00 p.m.-3:00 ET The digital economy grew significantly under COVID-19 restrictions and lockdowns. Millions of entrepreneurs transformed their businesses and business models using digital tools and technology platforms. How did COVID-19 transform the small business and entrepreneurial sector? What trends will stick in a […]

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