A practical approach to managing human resources issues in a small business [column]

Owning and managing a small business comes with innumerable responsibilities. Having so many things to do often leads to several issues in businesses, including ones related to human resources.

Identifying the issues and finding solutions is the best way to prevent and overcome any challenges that arise.

Read on to find ways to help you overcome human resources issues within your small business.

Owning a Part Time Business While Keeping Your Job


This workshop will explain how you can have the best of both worlds, having a full-time career plus the opportunity to build wealth and equity through franchising.  It will show you how to diversify your income stream, increase your equity, and prepare for the next shift in the corporate world.

This workshop will be held at the Roosevelt Square Professional Building, 3rd Floor, at 11 West Prospect Avenue in Mt. Vernon, NY 10550. Snacks and refreshments will be served.

Metered parking available in nearby city parking lot.

Infographic: Employee Perks - Attract and Retain Workers for Your Small Business

SCORE’s latest infographic shows how employee perks can attract and retain talented employees and what you can incorporate in your small business. Four in five employees prefer benefits or perks more than a pay raise.

Owners of The Fence Experts bring missions approach to helping their employees and customers

In late 2008, Jason Hurst knew he was about to lose his job. Dan Eldredge Fencing, the Chester County fencing company where Hurst had spent four years as a foreman and then in sales, was on the brink of going out of business. In his early 20s and with his wife, Sara, in nursing school, Hurst was getting desperate.

The Megaphone of Main Street: Women’s Entrepreneurship, Infographic #3: The Impact of Mentoring on Business Success

SCORE’s latest infographic shows the impact of mentoring on business success. This infographic highlights the findings of part 3 of SCORE’s “The Megaphone of Main Street: Women’s Entrepreneurship” data report.