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OSHA penalties may see big increase
Buried within Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 is a small provision which seems to set the stage for an increase in OSHA penalties of as much as 82 percent. The maximum penalty any employer can receive now is $70,000:
How to expand your business website traffic
Without website traffic, business growth can stagnate. Networking within influential people in your business niche who are active in social media is a good way to expand your reach. This is particularly true for business-to-business marketers. Learn how to find, approach, and contribute to the work of influencers in your field.
5 branding mistakes that can lead to legal trouble
A small business can get into big, expensive legal trouble by not giving due diligence to creating, registering, and protecting branding elements such as trademarks, brand names, and logos. These branding tips can keep you out of expensive legal trouble.
How to gather fan feedback on social media
Your customers are talking about you. Gather their feedback on social media. Monitor social media. Engage with fans and critics. Remember complainers who get a response are almost twice as likely to recommend the company afterward.
Stop paying attention to the non-urgent
To be productive so you actually achieve your goals, shift your focus to the big tasks and projects that add extreme value to your goals. The trick: Learn to single-task.