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Appreciating your Customers and Clients

It cannot be put any more simply than to say that without your customers and/or clients, your business could not survive, so lets talk about ways that you can show your appreciation to them and increase their loyalty to keep them coming back again and again. You can always consider…

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Consider Diversifying Your Business

Now that Spring is just around the corner, lets talk about one way of making an exciting new change to your business as part of some spring cleaning. A while back there was some interesting speculation that turned out to become a reality, Google has launched a new program to…

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What are Occupational Privilege Taxes?

Occupational Privilege Taxes in Colorado are essentially a “head tax” that is levied on most workers within jurisdictions that have the tax. Simply put, this means that every employee that falls under the requirements in the jurisdiction has to pay it, and there is typically an employer match of this…

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Trelora under fire for breach of contract

Trelora, a real estate brokerage startup located here in Denver that charges a flat fee for its services, appears to have breached the terms of its multiple listing service (MLS) subscription. What Trelora started doing was including, as part of its searchable home listings, the amount that home sellers are…

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Trelora under fire for breach of contract

It was reported that Trelora, a relatively new real estate brokerage startup that charges a flat fee for its services, is breaching the terms for its multiple listing service (MLS) subscription. What Trelora started doing was including, as part of its searchable home listings, the amount that home sellers are…

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Federal Deadlines for Tax Payments

Now that 2015 is in well underway, let’s take a look at some of the various tax payment deadlines for businesses. Here is a link to the IRS Tax Calendar publication, but in case you are in a hurry, here is a brief rundown for you on some tax deadlines…

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Love your Business

As a way of celebrating Valentine’s Day in the small-business context, this post will focus on small business and loving it! That being said, a recent study found that adults who “feel younger” than their actual age lived longer. What does that mean to feel younger? It’s all about enthusiasm, excitement,…

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Low Oil Prices Encourage Hiring

Recently, oil prices have seen a significant drop in prices, leading to low costs for energy and gasoline across the country. These lower prices are putting more money into the pockets of consumers to spend more money elsewhere in the economy and also for many businesses. It is expected that…

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Paid Mentoring and Business Coaching

If you are having trouble finding a mentor or if you have found a good mentor that does not have the ability to give away their time for free, then it may be a good idea to consider investing in paid mentoring. Many people still look at mentoring in a…

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What is Reverse Mentoring?

Continuing in honor of January as National Mentoring Month, in this post, we will discuss a relatively new development in mentoring known as “reverse mentoring.” Be sure to take a look at our previous posts about how to be a great mentor, how to be a great mentee, and the…

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