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by Eric J. Shelton, Mississippi TodayMay 19, 2020 As barbershops, clothing stores, parks, gyms and other small businesses begin to reopen, the threat of the coronavirus pandemic remains for many.  “Have you been sick, and have you been around anyone who...
The rising popularity of "pizza farms" may seem like just another quaint foodie trend, but there's business sense behind the idea. The basic concept, which originated in Wisconsin, is that small farmers can make pizzas with ingredients grown on their lands or sourced nearby, and bake them...
Businesses registering under GST can opt for Aadhaar authentication, in absence of which registration would be granted only after physical verification of the place of business. In a notification, the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) said...
As 2020 began, the U.S. business tax system was ill-suited to the nation’s economic challenges. After the excessive tax cuts of 2017, the U.S. corporate tax raised only one-third as much revenue, relative to gross domestic product (GDP), as those of U.S. trading partners in 2018 and 2019....
Alaska’s unemployment rate improved in May from the month before, but it still remained historically high at 12.6%, even as shoppers and diners slowly returned to businesses following the COVID-19 shutdown. For Daniel Greenhalgh, the owner of Skinny Raven Sports in Anchorage, it was...
by Bobby Harrison, Mississippi TodayMay 13, 2020 The Mississippi Legislature committed $300 million of the $1.25 billion in federal coronavirus relief funds the state has received to small businesses that have been impacted by the pandemic.
When small business closures, due to Covid-19, seemed to be inevitable by mid-March, leaders of several North Shore business associations knew they had to come together to help local businesses stay afloat. After several meetings, the four associations — the Gold Coast Business Association, Glen Cove Chamber...
In a world that's rapidly shifting to remote work, one of the biggest challenges many companies now face is dealing with remote staff. Brady Kirkpatrick of GunMade.com shares how it can be difficult to manage projects and find ways to improve internal...
Sean Mccusker, Northumbria University, Newcastle It’s 60 years since Lego patented their little plastic blocks and since then over 600 billion bricks have been produced. These bricks have been used to build cars, death stars and a multitude of...
COVID-19 is wreaking havoc to all businesses across the globe Mrs. Akofa Dakwa, Executive Head, Risk Management & Financial Markets & Risk Management Expert, Bank of Africa has noted that there are a number of measures that businesses, especially small and medium-scale enterprises (SMEs)...
At 5 Borough Bagels in Clive, workers wear masks while they steam milk for lattes. Blue tape shows customers where to stand while they order. Owners Sarah and Toney Chem say there’s no room for people to sit at a safe distance inside, so they’ve set up a few...
Personal finance, also known as personal finances, financial planning, or even finance management, is all about managing your own money and setting goals and objectives for the future. Personal finance is the planning that a person or a household unit does to manage, save, plan, budget, and...