As we keep writing for our business blog, we come across some great reads. Here is a list of books we referred to in 2015, that will provide insights for your business.
Hiring Your First Employee – A Step by Step Guide : Fred Steingold
The only book that addresses the specific needs of anyone hiring an employee for the first time. Hiring anyone can be intimidating – but this is especially true if you’re considering hiring your first employee. A new level of laws and regulations kick in, not to mention all the costs involved.
Fortunately, Hiring Your First Employee provides a complete, easy-to-read overview of hiring an employee, as well as legal and practical advice at every step.
Written by bestselling business author and attorney Fredrick Steingold, this tightly focused book will help you figure out if it’s the right to time to hire, determine the salary or wage consider benefits to offer, write a job description find and screen applicants prepare the necessary paperwork maintain employee files deal with health and safety issues deposit payroll taxes deduct employment expenses troubleshoot employee problems
Product Details: Pages 250 / Publisher: NOLO / Language: English / ISBN-10: 1413308597
The Small Business Owner’s Manual – Joe Kennedy
The Small Business Owner’s Manual is useful for newly minted entrepreneurs as well as seasoned business owners and can be read from cover-to-cover or to quickly lookup information in the midst of a crisis. For example:
* Choose among 13 ways to get new financing and the 17 steps to building a winning loan package.
* Weigh the pros and cons among 8 legal structures, from corporations to LLCs.
* Write winning ads and analyze 16 advertising and marketing alternatives including the latest in Search Engine Marketing and Search Engine Optimization.
These, and many more nuggets, will help start-up and newbie entrepreneurs get off the block with confidence. The book includes 35 important definitions and 12 ways to minimize fraud.
Product Details: Pages 312 / Publisher: The Career Press Inc. / Language: English / ISBN-10: 1564148130