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With the U.S. inflation rate hovering around 8%, many small business owners are feeling the squeeze. When costs rise, owners must act fast to keep their businesses profitable. When prices rise, revenues and profits suffer.

Small business owners must be proactive when it comes to dealing with inflation. There are many steps you can take to minimize the impact.

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BBB Bulletin

MAY 2022

Join us and network with local businesses! Get to know your fellow community leaders and enjoy lunch on us at Rail Trail Flatbread Company. Learn about the importance of utilizing BBB's small business marketing services and benefits.

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BBB's Member Accredited Businesses belong to a community of trusted businesses. Check out their spotlight videos showcasing their business, their story and their membership.

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Best of BBB winners from each category for each state of E. MA, ME, RI & VT will be announced in January 2023 in a press release from BBB. Each winner will receive a physical award, professional business video ($5,000 value), media exposure and social media promotion.

Winners will be based on Best of BBB Votes, BBB Rating and BBB Customer Reviews. Businesses can not offer anything in exchange for votes.


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BBB has researched the best leadership tactics for keeping your employees happy and productive. Below, we will share the best strategies for building a work environment in which your employees will feel encouraged to put in their best effort.

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20 business and finance terms you should know

See 20 terms to know

The business world is vast, and it can be hard for small business owners to keep up with all the terminology used. Therefore, it's important to create a glossary containing some of the most essential terms so you can be prepared for any important conversation about business.

BBB has put together a quick go-to resource of some of the most-used terms in business and finance to help you expand your business vocabulary.

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