Start a Business

Franchise

Infographic: Franchises vs. Independent Businesses

Owning an independent business and owning a franchise are two very different things. NFIB's infographic breaks down the big dif...

Franchise

5 Secrets to Franchise Success

No matter what type of franchise you own, there are a few best practices you can employ to help your business boom. Check out t...

Healthcare

Healthcare

On the Hill: Small Business in the Spotlight

NFIB members met with Congress last week to spur momentum on small biz-friendly legislative action.

Healthcare

CMS Extends Moratorium On New Healthcare Services In Some Cities

Miami Among Cities With Six-Month Extension On Moratorium

Sell a Business

Marketing

How to Tell Employees You Sold Your Business

Follow these simple steps to navigate this difficult conversation.

Money

Are Your Digital Assets Secure?

Digital assets require special consideration during business succession and estate planning. Here’s how to protect them.

Marketing & Advertising

NFIB

Infographic: Email Marketing Best Practices

Follow these tips to effectively connect with your customers—and not end up in the junk folder.

Marketing

Marketing Speak: Experts Dish on Industry Terms to Know

Learn marketing jargon that pops up in pitches, emails and client communication.

Government Issues & Contracting

Healthcare

Video: Top 3 Small Business Issues in 2015

Lower healthcare costs, tax reform and regulatory certainty would go a long way to providing owners relief.

Video

VIDEO: The New Congress Is in Full Swing

The 114th Congress has already taken action on several small business issues, including regulations, healthcare and energy. Wat...

Finance & Accounting

Staffing

Does Your Small Business Need a CFO?

A chief financial officer often comes with a significant price tag. Is the role worth having in your business?

Money

NFIB Webinar Recap: What You Need to Know About Credit Card Changes

The EMV payment system is growing in popularity. Here’s how it’ll affect your small business.

Staffing & Workplace Issues

Staffing

Does Your Small Business Need a CFO?

A chief financial officer often comes with a significant price tag. Is the role worth having in your business?

Staffing

VIDEO: Top 3 Signs of an Invaluable Employee

Everyone is replaceable, right? Wrong. Hold on to these types of people.

Insurance & Healthcare

Healthcare

Supplemental Insurance Benefits Are a Valuable Employer Tool

A loaded benefits package can help attract and retain employees. Offering supplemental insurance benefits is an affordable way ...

Economy

Infographic: April 2015 Small Business Scorecard

A ranking of the issues affecting small business this month.

Legal Help

Legal

Could Your Business Get Blacklisted by the Government?

Getting blacklisted, also called debarment, is not as unusual as you might think. And it could affect a lot more than your busi...

Leadership

Pros and Cons of Summer Hours

Should you let your employees leave early on Fridays? Here’s how to maximize the benefits and minimize the downsides of summe...

Owners & Leadership

Leadership

Nap Time: Should You Allow Sleeping At Your Business?

This business owner shares how letting his employees catch sleep at work improved productivity.

Leadership

Video: Generation Gap and Small Business Owners

What are the most common traits of millennial small business owners—and how do they compare to Gen Xers and boomers? The answ...

Tax Help

Taxes

How to Get a Tax Break for Employing Your Kids

Employing your children pays off. We cover the rules on how to get a tax break.

Healthcare

Video: Top 3 Small Business Issues in 2015

Lower healthcare costs, tax reform and regulatory certainty would go a long way to providing owners relief.

Technology & Office Support

Technology

3 Tech Tweaks that Offer Big Convenience

These easy additions have helped business owners save time, boost efficiency and cut costs.

Technology

4 Signs It’s Time to Upgrade Your Computers

Could your small business benefit from new equipment? Here’s how to tell.

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Do you use a CRM to manage customer information?

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