With calls to raise the federal minimum wage rate, small businesses need to figure out how to absorb the extra cost — and it’s a conundrum.
Posts by Barbara Weltman
How many times have you been in a meeting when an attendee gets a phone call … and takes it right there and then? Don’t do that.
Barbara Weltman discusses a leadership skill that successful entrepreneurs display.
Barbara Weltman of Big Ideas for Small Business has some tips on how to leave your current office space.
It’s hurricane season. Brace yourself (and your business) for circumstances beyond your control.
Barbara Weltman of Big Ideas for Small Business outlines how to improve your decision-making abilities in seven easy steps.
If you’re looking for inexpensive marketing strategies, there is no better place to look than Facebook, YouTube and other networks. But keep it easy.
It’s that time of year, when sunshine beckons. If you or your employees plan to take time off, now’s a good time to assess your vacation policy.
Barbara Weltman looks at why you should nix the long hours for you and your employees — and shares some ideas for boosting productivity.
When Walmart announced it would phase out store “greeters,” it suffered a backlash. Barbara Weltman of Big Ideas For Small Business provides tips on how to improve leadership skills and the decision making process.
Tax expert Barbara Weltman runs through everything you need to know about summer interns, including tax credits and payroll costs.
When it comes to leadership skills, entrepreneurs need to think about how they conduct themselves, personally and professionally, writes Barbara Weltman.
If you want to grow your business in a meaningful way, stop being a control freak and learn to delegate effectively, says Barbara Weltman.
Want to lower your tax bill? Tax expert Barbara Weltman has these tips for self-employed business owners and sole proprietors.
Tax expert Barbara Weltman explains how even a small increase in the federal funds rate can cost your business significant dollars.