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24 Nov If your company is not large enough to hire a full-time IT support person, how do you address your technology issues, such as networking systems, maintenance, support questions, patches, and learning about new technology?

There are several ways to go about this. The first and most cost-effective is to simply contract your need as it may be needed, if you’re not able to learn it or dedicate the time for it yourself. Look at IT services that hire on...

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24 Nov With the economy the way it is do you think now is an ok time for my company to acquire another company that is in a slightly different industry but very much the same customers as my current company?

Generally speaking, tough economic times is a good time to look into buying and merging companies since you'll be able to get it for a good price, but you should also make sure to do your due diligence, this is not a time to guess....

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24 Nov Self-employed artist needs advice about record keeping. Lately my business has been growing and I find myself in need of having more than a pen and paper record /receipt keeping system. Unfortunately, I am not very familiar with different types of software options. Would you suggest a starting point for me?

There are several options for accounting software that can help you out. QuickBooks is by far the most popular, well-known application for this, but that doesn't necessarily mean that it's the best for your needs. How many different reports do you need? Do you have...

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