Hi! I'm Dane Carlson, and welcome to the Business Opportunities Weblog. I've been publishing this website, by myself, and sometimes with the help of others for over twelve years now. You'll notice two things about this site right away:
A growing number of professionals are using social media to build a personal, public identity—a brand of their own—based on their work.
Know a person at work that would be perfect for The Heinz Ketchup Award for always making others wait?
Are you an expert at hiring the perfect employee?
Around 70 percent employees wish for more entrepreneurial experience at their jobs, according to a new US survey.
Before putting an ad in the paper, think about whether you’re really ready to become a boss.
According to some estimates, many minimum wage employees will leave employment for a 5 or 10 cent per hour increase in pay while higher minimum wages may decrease employee turnover.
The Harris Poll of 501 small business owners indicates only 11 percent say they are likely to add an employee sponsored 401(k) plan within the next two years, 69 percent say they won’t because their business is too small, and more than half say it would be too expensive.
In these still dicey economic times, Schneider’s program is unusual and “a great ploy,”
The best small business employees:
Feel “it’s all 8 hours to me.” I first heard the expression when I asked an employee to help me clean up after a sewer line backed up and spread waste water across the warehouse.