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Insperity HR Outsourcing
By Patrick Proctor | June 04, 2021

Insperity has developed into an exceptional HRO provider for large businesses through its seamless integration with key business software and the flexibility of its pricing plans and a la carte...

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ADP HR Outsourcing
By Patrick Proctor | June 04, 2021

ADP offers top-notch HR services, including payroll, compliance, risk management, employee benefits, training and development, and great customer support. In addition to its fantastic customer...

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Zenefits HR Outsourcing
By Patrick Proctor | June 04, 2021

Zenefits offers an easy-to-use payroll system that enables you to run payroll in four steps. Making manual adjustments, such as including bonuses, is easy when running payroll as well.

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Paychex HR Outsourcing
By Patrick Proctor | June 04, 2021

Paychex offers HR outsourcing services online or even in person. Read more about it here.

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TriNet HR Outsourcing
By Patrick Proctor | June 04, 2021

TriNet is a comprehensive HR outsourcing company that works closely with you to create a tailored plan for your business's HR needs. Read more about it here.

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EZ Texting
By Rachelle Gordon | May 21, 2021

EZ Texting is an excellent service to help you control your text message marketing campaigns. Its many tools and resources are easy to find and use in the software's dashboard.

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Podium
By Stella Morrison | May 20, 2021

Podium consolidates online reviews and customer messages in one streamlined dashboard, making it simple to respond in a timely fashion. It's a great service for companies needing intuitive and...

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TextMarks
By Jamie Johnson | May 20, 2021

TextMarks, our pick for the best customer service, is an accessible and easily customizable platform for businesses to successfully implement mass SMS marketing and communication campaigns.

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SimpleTexting
By Rachelle Gordon | May 20, 2021

SimpleTexting is a straightforward SMS service that connects you to your customers. It offers helpful tools, an easy-to-use dashboard and flexible plans.

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Textedly
By Jamie Johnson | May 20, 2021

Textedly offers text messages services with features like scheduled messages, mass group texting, built-in link sharing and automatic text replies. Pricing varies depending on the package you select....

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5 Free Quote Templates and Software
By Nicole Fallon | May 03, 2021

Quote templates and software can make it easier for your business to create and send proposals to clients.

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Why Your Business Should Avoid 'Free' Background Checks
By Patrick Proctor | April 30, 2021

Free background checks might not be all that they seem by initial, outward appearances. Here's why your business should avoid using them.

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GoToConnect
By Jeff Hale | April 14, 2021

GoToConnect combines the power and reliability of Jive's cloud VoIP phone systems with GoToMeeting's web, audio, and video conferencing into one simple, reliable, and flexible solution.

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Nextiva
By Jeff Hale | April 13, 2021

Nextiva is one of the best phone systems for businesses with multiple locations. It's a cloud-based VoIP system that can spread across several offices and stores yet still be managed from one central...

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Dialpad
By Jeff Hale | April 13, 2021

Dialpad offers voice calling, video conferencing and text messaging. This flexibility helps small businesses connect with clients in ways that work best for both customers and businesses. This VoIP...

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8x8
By Chad Brooks | April 13, 2021

8x8 is our favorite phone system for small businesses because of its features, reliability and customer service.

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Ooma
By Chad Brooks | April 13, 2021

Ooma Office is our favorite business phone system for very small businesses because of its easy installation and low cost.

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RingCentral
By Chad Brooks | April 13, 2021

RingCentral is our favorite phone service for businesses because of its wide array of features, reliability and multiple service plans.

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Grasshopper
By Chad Brooks | April 08, 2021

Grasshopper is our favorite virtual business phone service for a mobile workforce because of its ease of use and flexibility.

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Best Live Chat Apps
By Jennifer Post | March 26, 2021

This guide explains how live chat apps work and their customer service benefits for small business, and provides tips on how to choose a live chat app for your business.

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8 Best Project Management Apps
By Julie Thompson | March 22, 2021

This guide includes eight of the most popular project management apps for small business.

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Best Apps for Scheduling Appointments
By Marisa Sanfilippo | March 19, 2021

These applications are the best for scheduling appointments, which can save you and your business time, money, and irritation.

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Open-Source Document Management: Pros and Cons
By Derek Walter | February 26, 2021

Open-source systems create an opportunity to test-drive programs before purchasing a proprietary solution. Here's what you need to know about open-source document management.

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Project Management Software Buying Guide
By Adam Uzialko | February 23, 2021

Project management software can be a valuable tool for small businesses to keep assignments both on track and on budget.

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Samsara
By Skye Schooley | February 12, 2021

Samsara has sleek, easy-to-use software with real-time updates. Here's why we think it's the best GPS fleet tracking software platform.

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Azuga
By Skye Schooley | February 12, 2021

Azuga's sleek interface, flexible contract structure and solid support make it a good option for small businesses looking to try a fleet tracking system.

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NexTraq
By Skye Schooley | February 12, 2021

We recommend NexTraq as the top GPS fleet tracking service for safety features. It offers more driver safety features than other fleet tracking services, in addition to driver education resources and...

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GPS TrackIt
By Skye Schooley | February 12, 2021

GPS Trackit is the best value for GPS fleet tracking software thanks to its low costs for comprehensive features, its flexible pricing structure and its 30-day money-back guarantee.

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Rubex by eFileCabinet
By Adam Uzialko | February 10, 2021

Rubex by eFileCabinet is our pick for the best low-cost document management software for small business, because it offers effective features at a highly competitive price point.