Tips for Small Business and Consumers Facing the Rent Crisis During COVID-19

Tips for Small Business and Consumers Facing the Rent Crisis During COVID-19

If you're a business or consumer facing a rent crisis due to COVID-19, you can negotiate with your landlord, work out a payment plan, and apply for government relief.

by Kylie Ora Lobell
updated September 21, 2020 · 3 min read

If you're a business or consumer facing a rent crisis due to COVID-19, you can negotiate with your landlord, work out a payment plan, and apply for government relief.
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Kylie Ora Lobell

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How the Pandemic Could Spark a Surge in Startup Opportunities

How the Pandemic Could Spark a Surge in Startup Opportunities

One of the major upsides of the pandemic has been giving employees the time and mental space to think about their lives. For many, that time has led them to recognize potential business opportunities and to consider pursuing them.

by Marcia Layton Turner
updated September 21, 2020 · 3 min read

One of the major upsides of the pandemic has been giving employees the time and mental space to think about their lives. For many, that time has led them to recognize potential business opportunities and to consider pursuing them.
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Marcia Layton Turner

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Marcia Layton Turner

Bestselling, award-winning writer Marcia Layton Turner has authored, co-authored, or ghostwritten more than 50 nonfictio… Read more

Do I Need Professional Liability Insurance?

Do I Need Professional Liability Insurance?

Most businesses buy general liability insurance to cover slip-and-fall claims, but anyone claiming to be an expert in their field should consider getting professional liability insurance, too.

by Marcia Layton Turner
updated September 21, 2020 · 3 min read

Most businesses buy general liability insurance to cover slip-and-fall claims, but anyone claiming to be an expert in their field should consider getting professional liability insurance, too.
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Marcia Layton Turner

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Marcia Layton Turner

Bestselling, award-winning writer Marcia Layton Turner has authored, co-authored, or ghostwritten more than 50 nonfictio… Read more

Tips and Tricks for Seasonal Employment Hiring

Tips and Tricks for Seasonal Employment Hiring

by Diane Faulkner
updated September 21, 2020 · 3 min read

Seasonal employees are a great way to bridge the gaps during busy seasons. When your business picks up during certain times of the year, or you have an employee who will be out for a few weeks or more, seasonal workers may be just what you need.

But before you create a special application or hang a sign on your door, you should consider the special circumstances that surround seasonal employment hiring. Read on to find out everything you need to know.

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Diane Faulkner

Diane Faulkner is a ghostwriter, content marketing strategist, and editor based in Jacksonville, Florida. She specialize… Read more

Can You Get Sued for Asking Employees and Customers to Wear Masks During COVID-19?

Can You Get Sued for Asking Employees and Customers to Wear Masks During COVID-19?

If you're a business owner, you're likely wondering if requirements to put on face coverings will open you up to lawsuits. Learn how to ensure your business will still thrive in the new COVID-19 reality.

by Kylie Ora Lobell
updated September 21, 2020 · 3 min read

If you're a business owner, you're likely wondering if requirements to put on face coverings will open you up to lawsuits. Learn how to ensure your business will still thrive in the new COVID-19 reality.
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Kylie Ora Lobell

Kylie Ora Lobell is a freelance copywriter, editor, marketer, and publicist. She has over 10 years of experience writing… Read more

How to Write a Promissory Note

How to Write a Promissory Note

A promissory note puts the terms of a loan in writing. Promissory notes don't have to be long or complicated, but there are some key items you'll want to include. Learn more about writing and amending a promissory note.

by Jane Haskins, Esq.
updated September 21, 2020 · 3 min read

A promissory note puts the terms of a loan in writing. Promissory notes don't have to be long or complicated, but there are some key items you'll want to include. Learn more about writing and amending a promissory note.
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Jane Haskins, Esq.

Jane Haskins is a freelance writer who practiced law for 20 years. Jane has litigated a wide variety of business dispute… Read more

How Will Home Office Tax Deductions Change When Everyone Is Working Remotely?

How Will Home Office Tax Deductions Change When Everyone Is Working Remotely?

by Katherine Gustafson
updated September 21, 2020 · 4 min read

Home office deductions have long been a perk for freelancers and other self-employed people during tax time. Those who use their home office space exclusively for work and don't maintain an office elsewhere can write off the costs of keeping that space reserved for business.

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Katherine Gustafson is a full-time freelance writer specializing in content for mission-driven changemakers such as tech… Read more

Legal Requirements for Hiring a Summer Intern

Legal Requirements for Hiring a Summer Intern

Thinking of hiring an intern? Before you move forward, you should know about the 7-Factor Primary Beneficiary Test, which determines whether your internship can be unpaid or if it must be paid.

by Diane Faulkner
updated September 21, 2020 · 7 min read

Thinking of hiring an intern? Before you move forward, you should know about the 7-Factor Primary Beneficiary Test, which determines whether your internship can be unpaid or if it must be paid.
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Diane Faulkner

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Diane Faulkner

Diane Faulkner is a ghostwriter, content marketing strategist, and editor based in Jacksonville, Florida. She specialize… Read more

Renter's Rights: Understanding Constructive Eviction

Renter's Rights: Understanding Constructive Eviction

Is your landlord trying to force you out by making the property difficult or impossible to use? If so, you need to know your rights when it comes to constructive eviction.

by Edward A. Haman, Esq.
updated September 21, 2020 · 4 min read

Is your landlord trying to force you out by making the property difficult or impossible to use? If so, you need to know your rights when it comes to constructive eviction.
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Edward A. Haman, Esq.

Edward A. Haman is a freelance writer, who is the author of numerous self-help legal books. He has practiced law in Hawa… Read more

How to Find the Right Lawyer for You and Your Business

How to Find the Right Lawyer for You and Your Business

No matter what kind of business you run, you're likely to need a lawyer's help eventually. Here are some things you need to know about the business of lawand what you should reasonably expect from a lawyerin order to make the right decision.

by Lorelei Laird
updated September 21, 2020 · 3 min read

No matter what kind of business you run, you're likely to need a lawyer's help eventually. Here are some things you need to know about the business of lawand what you should reasonably expect from a lawyerin order to make the right decision.
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Lorelei Laird

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Lorelei Laird

Lorelei Laird is a Los Angeles-based writer specializing in the law. Her stories have been published by the ABA Journal,… Read more