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The 6 Emerging Tech Trends That You Need to Know About Now From Futurist Amy Webb

Thanks to the Covid-19 pandemic, 2020 saw a decade of digital transformation in the span of a few months. Don’t expect the pace of change to end any time soon, says futurist Amy Webb. “There were tremendous aftershocks that started to reverberate and change many different segments of the economy,” says Webb, who presented Future Today Institute’s 14th […]

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What You Need to Know About Employee Retention Credits

With the tax filing deadline approaching, make sure your company is getting all the assistance available from government programs. For instance, that means checking that you’ve fully utilized the Employee Retention Credit (ERC), the refundable tax credit designed to make it easier for businesses to keep employees on the payroll. The credit is getting extended as part of the American Rescue Plan Act, the $ 1.9 […]

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Need Covid-Era Relief Funding? Pay Attention to the Super Bowl Post-Game Concert

Unbanked and underserved small-business owners across the country have a lot riding on Sunday’s Super Bowl. Not the game itself, which promises to be an offensive shoot out, but the concert. And not the halftime show featuring The Weeknd, but the post-game Big Concert for Small Business, featuring Alicia Keys, Brandi Carlile, Brittany Howard, Christina Aguilera, and more. Proceeds from […]

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Why Entrepreneurs Need Writing Skills (and How to Improve Yours)

January 22, 2021 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Entrepreneurs need to be a number of things: persistent, resourceful, creative and tolerant to risk. But, do they need to be good writers? Many would say no, defining “a good writer” as someone who can spell and knows the difference between your and you’re. Others would simply […]