'Tis the season. We are officially kicking off our Entrepreneur Gift Guide today. Do you have someone in your life (or business) that likes convenience, success, money-saving ideas, cool gadgets, and more? We will bring you just the right gift each week for that special...

The vast majority of self-employed people are sole proprietors—owners of one-person businesses. In 2012, 23,553,900 sole proprietors filed tax returns. What would you say was the single biggest tax deduction for such sole proprietors? If you said car and truck expenses you’d be right. In 2012,...

Bitcoin has been in the news a lot lately. We've even tried to explain it here on YDST. However, today's tip is not about Bitcoin, it is about how to get to know someone.  One of the bigger Bitcoin stories recently was about the alleged...

As you plan and shop for Christmas, you have taken care of your friends and family. The employees and clients are covered. Now, what about the people who make your life and business flow uninterrupted each day? The person who delivers your mail, your favorite...

I have thought long and hard about whether or not to write this tip. Yesterday was the one-year anniversary of my father's death. I'm not an anniversary kind of person - I forget my own wedding anniversary - but a neighbor reminded me and I...

Whether you are a solopreneur or the manager of a worldwide customer service call center, make sure you are prepared for holiday customer service. These submitted tips from the call center gurus at CorvisaCloud will ensure excellent customer care this holiday season! Get Your Reindeer Ready:  Make...