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Will Standing (Desks) Deliver?

Will Standing (Desks) Deliver?

In Economic Trends On February 27, 2015
One of the hottest ergonomic debates is whether to stand or sit. At a desk, that is. Just in the last several…
Oil pumps

Low Oil Prices a Mixed Bag for Consumers, Businesses

In Economic Trends On January 19, 2015
SurePayroll recently conducted a survey of small businesses with fewer than 100 employees, focusing on whether or not they have benefited from…
The Story Behind Atlanta's Tech Boom

The Story Behind Atlanta’s Tech Boom

In Economic Trends On January 16, 2015
Atlanta has been on a growth path upward for decades, interrupted by economic downturns like other vibrant metropolitan areas. But a recent…
people around a conference table

10 Things That Make Up an Ideal Workplace

In Economic Trends On January 8, 2015
When you think about the perfect workplace, what comes to mind?  For some, it may be fellow employees playing volleyball in a…
10 (or 11) New Year's Resolutions We Overheard on Twitter

10 (or 11) New Year’s Resolutions We Overheard on Twitter

In Economic Trends On January 1, 2015
Listen closely and you will hear the tweets.  Millions of them in fact.  If you try to keep up with all of…
Cashing in on Small Business Saturday

Cashing in on Small Business Saturday

In Economic Trends On November 25, 2014
Nothing quells the holiday spirit quite like standing in line for hours waiting for a big box retailer to open, elbowing into…
Facebook at Work: Will it Invade your Office?

Facebook at Work: Will it Invade your Office?

In Economic Trends On November 19, 2014
If Facebook has anything to say about it, the way you communicate with coworkers is about to change forever. The social networking…
3 Reasons to Change your Perception of Outsourcing

3 Reasons to Change your Perception of Outsourcing

In Economic Trends On November 10, 2014
Go back in time 20 years or so and outsourcing was considered a “dirty” word by many people. Business owners may have…
Is An Open-Office Plan Good For Your Business?

Is An Open-Office Plan Good For Your Business? #Business #OfficeDesign

In Economic Trends On October 28, 2014
Open-office plans can be very attractive. Rather than having everyone stuff in cubicles, open offices seem to let the light in and…
[Infographic] The Immigrant Entrepreneurial Spirit in America

[Infographic] The Immigrant Entrepreneurial Spirit in America

In Economic Trends On October 21, 2014
AT&T, Yahoo!, Google, Colgate, Goldman Sachs. What do these companies have in common? They were started by immigrant entrepreneurs. Alexander Graham Bell…