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How to send email that meets HIPAA compliance standards

Sue (Sunni) Patterson
President/CEO of RMK Holdings Inc.
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Minimize disruptions in your business by planning for a disaster

Dan Perrin
Senior Director of Workplace Recovery
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Great customer service helps your medical practice thrive

Sue (Sunni) Patterson
President/CEO of RMK Holdings Inc.
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Business owners should buy business property insurance

David Siekman
Sales and Marketing Manager
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How to get the most from your local printer and print shop

Valerie Chanoux and Karen Fraielli
Co-Owners of Minuteman Press Providence-Warwick
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Business Operations

How you operate a company will impact every aspect of your business and can even make or break its existence. What is the best way to manage my cash flow? What payroll system should I be using? Should I buy or lease my office space? Whether you are a sole proprietor or a COO, ExpertBeacon experts will help you navigate running a business through best managerial practices and stay clear of trouble. Learn more about accounting, finance, logistics, operating procedures, customer service, and how to best put company resources to work.

Improve your businesses by speeding up payment to your suppliers

The relationship between enterprises and their many suppliers is an important one. For enterprises, finding the suppliers that are reliable, adaptable, and transparent can be time-consuming and frustrating, so nurturing those relationships is key.

Christian LanngCEO

Christian Lanng is CEO, Chairman and co-founder of Tradeshift, with the lead responsibility of shaping strategy and vision. After his first startup at the age of 19, Christian took a position in the Danish Government where he launched its ...

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Ensure your business gets off on the right foot for the New Year

Many businesses center their New Year planning around sales and growth objectives. However, human resource issues, particularly around maintaining compliance with the law, can create major hurdles to meeting those goals. Take special care not to neglect your HR department at the start of the year by attending to the following advice.

Dean WattersPresident of EverNext HR

As the President of EverNext HR, Dean Watters encompasses over 20 years’ experience in business solutions, outsourcing and the insurance industry. Dean gained his extensive experience while working for various Fortune 500 companies such as ADP, ...

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Minimize disruptions in your business by planning for a disaster

Dan Perrin Senior Director of Workplace Recovery Regus

Once a disaster strikes, your business may never recover. Don’t let your business be a casualty of disaster. Advance preparation can reduce the risk for downtime.

According to the American Red Cross, approximately 40% of small businesses fail to re-open after a major disaster. Is your company prepared for the next fire, flood, or man-made catastrophe? If a disaster should strike tomorrow, where would your employees go? How would you access company data and keep your business running?

Dan PerrinSenior Director of Workplace Recovery

Dan Perrin is the Senior Director of Workplace Recovery at Regus, the world’s largest provider of flexible workspace. For more than seven years, Dan has helped businesses of all sizes plan, prepare and recover from unexpected events and natural ...

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Great customer service helps your medical practice thrive

When it comes to keeping existing patients, finding new ones, and generally building a solid future for a medical business, customer service is actually a big part of the picture. While many doctors traditionally don’t pay much attention to this aspect of running a practice, more physicians are now waking up to the importance of treating customers right and presenting an appealing environment to patients. Here is some of the top advice for creating a customer service friendly environment that will retain existing patients while attracting new ones.

Sue (Sunni) PattersonPresident/CEO of RMK Holdings Inc.

Sunni is President/CEO of RMK Holdings Inc. (a medical reimbursement and revenue cycle management company focused on assisting physicians to increase revenue through enhanced processes and systems) and Revenue Management of Illinois Corporation ...

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How to get the most from your local printer and print shop

Every day business people enter a print shop with an emergency or impossible deadline. They often expect miracles by the people behind the counter. However with a little more forethought and planning, potential stress and panic can be avoided. Follow these tips to a stress-free experience with a printer. Then you can focus on the meeting, presentation or proposal and not on whether you will show up with the quality materials you need.

Valerie Chanoux and Karen Fraielli Co-Owners of Minuteman Press Providence-Warwick

One hundred percent women-owned and operated by Karen Fraielli and Valerie Chanoux, Minuteman Press Providence-Warwick specializes in business printing, document management technology, consumer print production, and the latest advances in print ...

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Use special events to raise money for your non-profit organization

If you are involved with a nonprofit organization, whether as a paid employee or volunteer, you understand the challenges of generating enough revenue to keep your organization afloat in tough economic times. Unfortunately, many sources of income like community grants, large corporate gifts and through umbrella organizations like United Way, are no longer as reliable as they used to be. And that’s why creating profitable special events is so important.

Karen ShughartPrincipal

Karen Shughart has worked as a non-profit professional and community volunteer for almost 30 years and has chaired special events that have raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for her community. She has also worked as a journalist, writer, e...

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How to send email that meets HIPAA compliance standards

Today’s medical businesses are bound by the many restrictions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act or HIPAA. This law applies not only to information sent by medical providers and insurance companies, but also by third party business associates. The HIPAA Omnibus Rule effective earlier in 2013, strengthens a number of existing provisions to further protect the privacy and security of sensitive healthcare related information.

Sue (Sunni) PattersonPresident/CEO of RMK Holdings Inc.

Sunni is President/CEO of RMK Holdings Inc. (a medical reimbursement and revenue cycle management company focused on assisting physicians to increase revenue through enhanced processes and systems) and Revenue Management of Illinois Corporation ...

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Right credit card merchant provider will improve your bottom line

You’ve done everything to get your business setup and now it’s time to figure out how to get paid. Finding the right merchant services provider for your POS needs is crucial to your company's bottom line. But where do you start, and how do you know you’re making the right choices?

Jennifer GlassCEO

Jennifer Glass is the CEO at Credit Cards, NJ, a growing independent sales organization in the merchant services industry. She is also the Co-founder of The Local Business Market, a company that provides local marketing and advertising needs. Ms...

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Business owners should buy business property insurance

Business owners are wise to include business property insurance in any business insurance policy. As with most insurance coverages, a business owner needs to ensure there are no gaps in coverage, and property insurance is an important component to ensure complete protection of the business. The following expert advice will help the business owner in obtaining the right property insurance.

David SiekmanSales and Marketing Manager

David has been in the insurance industry for almost 15 years. David has spent the last 7 years at Encharter Insurance doing everything from operations to service, sales, and marketing for both personal and commercial lines. Encharter Insurance...

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