Andrej Kovacevic

5 Ways for SMEs to Meet the Challenges of a Competitive Labor Market

For the average SME operating today, recruiting and retaining top talent is a near all-consuming priority. Part of the reason for that is the fact that the labor market has remained tight for several consecutive years. That new reality has produced a situation where more than a quarter of small businesses now report that simply […]
March 4, 2020 200 Reads share
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Global

A Business Owner’s Guide to Workers’ Compensation Insurance

For most business owners, the concept of insurance is not a foreign one. It’s something they’ve likely dealt with throughout their personal and professional lives. For that reason, it’s not uncommon for them to have at least a basic understanding of how the common types of business insurance work. There is, however, one kind of […]
December 4, 2019 340 Reads share
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Five Steps to Improve Small Business Knowledge-Sharing

For years, the industrial-era economy was one dominated by large corporations and even larger physical infrastructure. Today the internet has changed all of that. We’ve moved into an information economy, where data is king and ideas are the new business currency. For small businesses, that means it’s now possible to compete on more equal footing […]
October 31, 2019 457 Reads share

Growth

4 Key Steps for SMEs to Reduce the Risk of a Data Breach

There’s been plenty written about the topic of big data and how it is reshaping everything that modern businesses do. Most of the discussion has centered on a perceived shortage of skilled workers in the field and how businesses spread across multiple industries are finding ways to overcome it. There’s another, much bigger problem associated […]
April 10, 2019 1,144 Reads share

Data Privacy Policies Can Make or Break a Small Business

If you’re running a small business (or any business for that matter) in the digital age, keeping customer data safe and private is now one of the most critical business imperatives you face. In addition to the expectations of customers themselves, there are also strict new privacy regulations to contend with and news of more […]
April 1, 2019 841 Reads share

Finance

4 SME Money Management Tips to Build a Sound Financial Future

Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are the lifeblood of the global economy. At last count, they made up over 95% of the businesses in OECD nations, whose members account for the majority of global trade. At the same time, however, running an SME isn’t easy. Statistics indicate that almost 50% of SMEs in the United […]
March 27, 2019 1,024 Reads share

Seven Tips to Minimize Small Business Tax Exposure

As we creep closer to a number of the IRS’s yearly tax filing deadlines, it’s time once again for small business owners and the accounting professionals they depend on to check and recheck their records to make sure no mistakes have been made. This year, it’s especially important for small businesses in the US to […]
March 18, 2019 710 Reads share

Business

Four Ways SMEs Can Use AI to Their Advantage Right Now

It’s no secret that artificial intelligence (AI) is a hot topic these days. It’s a field that’s been advancing at a breakneck pace, and its development has broad implications for businesses in almost every industry. For many businesses outside of the technology sphere (particularly SMEs), however, it may not be altogether clear how (or even […]
March 4, 2019 1,204 Reads share

How to Quickly Turn Your Sinking Ship Into a Profitable Business Again

7 Ways To Save Your Sinking Company 1 – Eliminate Preconceived Notions and Become A Blank Slate “When you’re first looking at a business or getting familiar with a business, you hear a lot from the founders or other coworkers or the news about what they’re problems are, what their issues are or what they […]
December 31, 2018 605 Reads share

Making the Call: How Businesses Can Choose a Web Application Framework

It’s no overstatement to say that modern businesses rely more on technology and digitization today than they have at any point in history. That also means that we’re creating more data now than ever before. Experts expect that by 2020, we will be creating 1.7 megabytes of data every second for every single person on […]
December 11, 2018 777 Reads share