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Why every business should have a payments professional/provider. By Tami Bream In today’s world, acceptance of electronic payments (merchant processing) has become one of the most significant business functions, while remaining the least understood and confusing.  A payments professional/provider should be part...
Start creating the money you want. By Mel Savage I remember the moment that changed everything for me. I was working in senior management at McDonald’s and I was chatting with a franchisee who told me he was making about $4...
Three weekly suggestions from a local Tech expert. By Mark Rossi  These 3 items listed below should be performed on a weekly basis. We suggest putting an automated reminder in your calendar for each week to help you remember.  1. Restart your...
Expert advice to help you enjoy the fruits of your labor. By. Dr. Patrick Wiita The philosopher Christopher Wallace famously observed, “the more money we come across, the more problems we see.” Business owners and entrepreneurs frequently feel ambivalence and other...
Avoid these five commons immigration mistakes when hiring employees. By Melissa Azallion Kenny When a company wants to hire a new employee, it is important to follow the applicable federal and state immigration laws. All new hires are required to complete...
The need for speed and security is now on steroids. Custom Audio Video has seen consumers’ needs and trends evolve since 1996, but since the onset of Covid, that evolution has become a revolution as people realize that ‘off the shelf’...
Four ways to get ideas flowing again By Dr. Patrick Wiita Having the opportunity to be creative at work is a gift and a curse. Creative block is inevitable and can be excruciating. Whether your block is related to priorities, timing,...
By Gary Kinzel Here’s the situation. You’ve called a meeting with your whole team: your partner; C-level staffers; legal and financial advisors; and maybe even an outside consulting expert or business coach. You have a big decision to make that...
Three critical steps to take to protect your business By Mark Ross Recent trends, side effects of a global pandemic, and cybersecurity statistics reveal a huge increase in hacked and breached data from sources that are increasingly common in the workplace. More online ordering, website traffic and...
About Budget Blinds For over 17 years, Bob and Kate Engler have been serving the residential and commercial window covering needs in the Lowcountry and have grown Budget Blinds to a full-service company offering plantation shutters, shades, blinds, and automated...