Scott Brandt, SurePayroll

Stories by Scott Brandt, SurePayroll

Small Business Owners Turn to Alternative Lenders

Jul 23, 2014

Some small business owners seeking access to capital appear to be shifting away from banks and turning to faster, more flexible alternative lenders. These are typically online companies such as OnDeck or Kabbage that offer financing based more on a business’s performance rather than personal credit. According to a recent SurePayroll survey of small businesses with 1-10 […]

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5 Things Your Company’s Location Should Have

Dec 4, 2013

A certain portion of the working public wants to feel like they’re “where the action is” when they go to the office. They may be sitting in the same type of cubicle as anyone else, but if they can look out the window at a bustling downtown, it makes them feel alive. If they have to […]

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How to Help Keep Millennials Happy at Your Company

Oct 8, 2013

Millennials – those born between 1983 and 2001, also known as members of Generation Y – have been talked about a lot since they entered the professional landscape a decade or so ago. They’ve been characterized as not having quite the same nose-to-the-grindstone work ethic of past generations. Some have even said, “They start as interns on […]

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4 Ways to Keep Up Your Business’ Online Reputation

Jun 11, 2013

Gaining additional information on a potential client, employee or business is as easy as typing the letters G-O-O-G-L-E these days. Social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn also have made it easier to find background information on people or companies. But, while social sites can be beneficial to small business, they have also […]

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How to Make Your Small Business Look Big

Mar 20, 2013

As a small business owner, you have passion for what you do, and the confidence that you can do it well. But it’s also important to have certain key markers of professionalism in place, so customers can have equal confidence in your work (and you can start growing your client base as a result). At SurePayroll, […]

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