Not every aspect of your business requires a permanent employee. For many business owners, hiring a contractor is a great way to execute tasks that require skilled labor or short-term support. Need a logo designed, a cleaner, a consultant, or someone to develop a marketing plan or decorate your store? The options for hiring a
Having just reached the start of November, tax season may still be the furthest thing from your mind. The truth is, it shouldn’t be. As a small business owner, taxes and specifically, the forms associated with them, are crucial to have on your radar all year long. Equally as important is having a comprehensive understanding
In your small business, if you have gotten to the point where you are able to hire a few employees, you want to be just and fair with them from the beginning. However, according to recent reports, many small business owners are breaking employment laws without even realizing they are breaking them. One of
If you have a project you're working on through your business, or have something that you'll need help on for a long time, you can find help either way. Contractors are generally best for short term work and employees will work mainly for you usually. Learn here when to work with employees and contractors.