Small Business in the News: February 11, 2021 Edition

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We’ve learned a lot in the past year, as the pandemic forced business owners to adapt quickly to extreme situations and rapidly changing circumstances. After nearly a full year, we’re seeing clear trends emerging, including remote work and a preference for DIY. Read this week’s top articles for small business owners for news, trends, and insights into helping you thrive!

The Top 5 Things 2020 Taught Us About Remote Work (Inc.)

Companies are charging hidden “covid fees” to make up for lost profits. They may be illegal. (Washington Post)

2020 taxes: Everything you need to know about filing this year (CNN Business)

More than 2 in 5 Americans Prefer DIY Service Calls, Even After Pandemic (Small Biz Trends)

8 tips for rebranding your company post-COVID-19 (Fast Company)

Thinking About Buying a Franchise? What Are You Waiting For? (Forbes)

Companies across the US are offering workers perks for getting the COVID-19 vaccine. Here’s the running list. (Business Insider)

How to Form New Behaviors and Break Old Patterns (Entrepreneur)

2021 is here. Now what? (McLellan Marketing)

6 Things Businesses Should Do To Keep Their Email List Clean (SmallBizClub)

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Names Its First New Leader in 24 Years (New York Times)


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