The end of the year is often a time of reflection as we think of the achievements we made. This is also the perfect time to think about and solidify the goals that you will have for yourself professionally and for your company's continued success....

The end of the year is coming faster than you can say “Happy Holidays and a Happy New Year”; but there is still time to complete some preparatory tasks so that your business is ready for a fast start in 2015!

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Arise Virtual Solutions shows appreciation and recognition to the Independent Businesses in the Arise Vendor Network by hosting the Second Annual Small Business Appreciation Week. This even coincided with Small Business Saturday an annual event that encourages individuals to support local small business merchants....

In today’s ever competitive marketplace, companies have evolved from merely focusing on providing a stellar product or service. Instead, they are as equally invested in the “customer experience”, the Holy Grail that helps companies achieve customer loyalty. Read on to find out what your company...

Small businesses are the target of 50% of fraudulent activity. That is a frightful fact! If you are a small business owner and are daunted by the fact of not knowing where to begin – this discusses some considerations to make to prevent incidences of...

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month which works to raise awareness of cyber or information security threats.  Most small business owners don’t think that their business is at risk for a security breach.  Additionally, small businesses are ever more dependent on the internet and...

Confidentiality matters.  This article discusses the importance of maintaining confidentiality obligations when Independent Businesses join the Arise Network. 

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Fourth Quarter for many industries, especially retailers, is what is known as “Peak Season”.  Peak Season is the last opportunity to ensure that companies are achieving their financial revenue goals for the year, combined with the busy holiday shopping season.  Small business owners should also...

Today’s business world is a competitive landscape and if you are a small business owner, you face even more challenges due to the many roles you have to play.  Due to your hectic schedule, you may overlook the importance of effective coaching and providing timely...

Today's increasingly competitive landscape makes it more difficult for companies to recruit top talent.  Small business owners are at a disadvantage as they compete with larger corporations.  However, the advancements in tools and technology focused on finding the right candidate enable the small business owner...