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Advice as health care heats up: ‘Hold tight’

Nov 24 2014 | 5:08 am - For employers, the best what-to-do advice when it comes to the Affordable Care Act is to hold tight, according to an attornety that Small Business Columnist Jim Kendall talks with.

Business owners, what will you do better next year?

Nov 18 2014 | 5:42 am - Business columnist Jim Kendall says even though Santa already has been sighted at more than one suburban mall, there’s plenty of time for business owners to plan for next year:

Businesses create internships to meet specific needs

Nov 10 2014 | 5:11 am - There’s more than the prospect of low-cost labor that makes internships interesting to small businesses. Small Business Columnist Jim Kendall looks at the issue.

Looking for an idea or two? Or maybe 151?

Nov 03 2014 | 5:26 am - Looking for an idea or 151? Small Business columnist Jim Kendall interviews author Russ Riendeau’s new e-book, “151 Ideas That Will Change The World.”

Unusual succession plan works for two attorneys

Oct 27 2014 | 5:54 am - Finding a successor to bring into your solo practice isn’t often as easy as looking across the hall, but that’s where Glen Ellyn attorney Rick Lofgren found Charles Wentworth.

As 2014 begins to wane, consider 2015 budget

Oct 17 2014 | 4:56 pm - Unless yours is a holiday-dependent business, you probably know how your 2014 results will look, and you’ve either had or are about to have a talk with your accountant about final 2014 taxes. But what’s the outlook for 2015?

How to smooth family business relationships

Oct 13 2014 | 4:21 am - Families can build great businesses - productive, profitable and long-lasting. But family businesses can end badly, too - flaming out in generational issues or squabbles.

Planning to hire? Maybe you should check with Ella

Oct 06 2014 | 4:18 am - Small Business Columnis Jim Kendall looks at the Employment Labor Law Audit, a four-inch binder with 28 sections on federal HR compliance processes.

How, when to reach out to customers, prospects

Sep 29 2014 | 4:14 am - There presumably are differences between your client and prospect lists, but there’s an important similarity many entrepreneurs overlook: Customers and prospects both need to hear from you on a reasonably regular basis.

How to become a successful podcaster

Sep 12 2014 | 3:45 pm - So you’re thinking about becoming a podcaster. Good idea. Here, from those already there, are some tips.

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