Small businesses can escape the fees that big banks charge to transfer money internationally with the help of Transfer Wise, the so-called Skype of international money transfers.
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For the first time in almost a century, the U.S. Postal Service is dropping rates to send regular mail. That's right, a price DROP. The nearly 4 percent decrease in cost will affect letters, large envelopes or flats, and postcards.
In a new customer survey by Sage, the company found that a majority of small businesses believe that their elected officials in the nation's capital are out-of-touch with them.
UPS small business customers, meet UPS Next Day Air Early. The service will allow UPS to add 12,680 Zip Codes. In making the announcement, UPS officials say the service now reaches 94 percent of ZIP codes and 98 percent of businesses in the United States.
Some members of the small business community are really plugged in to today's hottest trends. And they're sharing the information they have with those who may not have time to stay up on the latest. They're included here in this week's Small Business Trends community news and information roundup.
The most important aspect of any online sale your small business conducts is shipping. When it comes to picking which carrier gets your product to your customer, Shippo wants you to let them handle it.
At the ICON16 conference, Infusionsoft -- with a focus on small businesses -- introduced a set of new products designed to work together and not make operating them a job on its own.
If you're a small business owner, being busy is part of the game. Being able to handle it -- namely, still getting work done despite being busy -- is key to your success.
From money apps to dashboards and so much more, this list contains some of the tools and resources that are absolutely necessary for today's entrepreneur. If you're not using some of these already, certainly trying them out could transform your business.
For some of us, the 1980s don't feel that long ago. But when you see how work got done back then, you realize just how long ago that really was. This infographic from Visually for Jive looks at changes in the workplace over nearly the last half-century.
The social media platform Snapchat recently revealed that it was the victim of a phishing scheme that caused it to release employee W-2 forms into the wrong hands. They're not the first and won't be the last. Check out how you can prevent being the next victim at your small business.
There are new terms entering the small business marketplace every day. And to make matters a little more confusing, it seems they all have acronyms before we've even learned what the long form means. Confused by all the letters and no words? Here's a handy guide to some of the most used small business acronyms today.