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8 Entrepreneurial Milestones That Deserve to Be Celebrated
Starting your own business is not easy. It takes a lot of courage, passion and skill to build a business from the ground up, and anyone who does this should be proud of their accomplishments. Most importantly, entrepreneurs should keep their eye
on the big picture during these moments of achievement: There are always key takeaways or lessons from these successes that can guide you along your journey.
How Thinking Like a Business Owner and Marketer Helps You Build a Successful Career
The days of holding the same job for 30-plus years are virtually over. With so many people changing employers and going after the next best thing, you need to start thinking three moves ahead. That means that as an employee, you need to shift your
mindset to being a business owner. Read more.
Why Assessing Goals Midyear is Essential to Success
The middle of the year might seem like the perfect time to disengage from goals and planning and taking some time to literally and metaphorically stop and smell the roses, but it's really the perfect time to pause and evaluate your professional and
personal goals, especially since the year is half over, providing enough time for course correction and adjustment. Read more.
How to Know Whether Entrepreneurship Is the Right Next Career Move for You
If you haven’t already, you’ll eventually reach a crossroads in your career where you’re faced with three choices: stay with your current employer, find another company to work for, or work for yourself. Here are three questions to ask yourself to
make sure entrepreneurship would be a good choice for you. Read more.
IRS (Business Section)
IRS (Employer Identification Numbers)
Inc (Startup Section)
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
U.S. Small Business Administration (State Business Licensing)
The Self Employed
National Association for the Self-Employed
How to start a new business (UK)
Small Business (Canada)
Book: The Power of Habit
Book: Radical Candor: Be a Kick-Ass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity by Kim Scott
Blog: Passion for Business
Magazine: Industry Leaders
App: QuickBooks Self-Employed
Book: The Small Business Start-Up Kit
Book: The Small Business Start-Up Guide
Book: LLC vs. S-Corp vs. C-Corp: Explained in 100 Pages or Less
Book:The 7 Habits Of Highly Effective People
Book: The Lean Startup
The 2020 Report to the Nations provides an analysis of 2,504 cases of occupational fraud that were investigated between January 2018 and September 2019. All information was provided by the Certified Fraud Examiners (CFEs) who investigated those cases. The fraud cases in our study came from 125 countries throughout the world — providing a truly global view into the plague of occupational fraud.
2020 Compensation Guide for Anti-Fraud Professionals
The ACFE has completed its 2020 Compensation Guide for Anti-Fraud Professionals. Based on participant responses, the median total compensation for a CFE is $95,937, compared to $71,809 for non-CFE.
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