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5 Marketing Tasks to Do Every Week

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It goes without saying that marketing and advertising are immensely important for your business to bring in new customers and engage with current ones. But, if you’re an independent home improvement retailer, most likely marketing is not your only or …

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5 Cybersecurity Resources to Help You Protect Your Business

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If any part of your business is connected to the internet, having a cybersecurity policy is a critical component to protecting your data. Check out these five resources to learn how your peers are managing cybersecurity in their operations, the …

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How to Choose the Right Data Backups for Your Business

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As high-profile ransomware attacks have been making headlines in recent weeks, and with the U.S. government mandating cyber incident reporting, it’s clear that taking the steps necessary to protect your business and your sensitive data is a critical part of …

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4 Common Cybercrimes and How to Mitigate Your Risk

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Far from harmless, cyberattacks put individuals and companies at risk and threaten the financial security of businesses and the economy. According to cybersecurity company PurpleSec, cybercrimes have increased by 600 percent since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, leaving more …

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First Steps Toward Creating a More Diverse Workplace

If you want to create a culture of diversity in your business, you should be looking both at internal operational structures and the way you present your business to the community.  Julie Schweber, a senior human resources knowledge adviser at …

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Webinar: Learn the Latest on Inventory Management

Inventory Management Webinar

What long-term effects will the pandemic have on the way retailers manage their inventory?  The North American Hardware and Paint Association (NHPA) invites all members of the independent home improvement, paint and decorating industry to the upcoming Inventory Management webinar …

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5 Reasons Why Your Business Should Be Blogging

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The numbers speak for themselves: We’re online and we’re online a lot. According to the Digital 2021 Report from We Are Social and Hootsuite, over 4.6 billion people use the internet and we spend an average of almost seven hours …

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