Martha Pierson, author at Finturf
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Martha Pierson

Martha is Editor-in-Chief at Finturf.com. Her career began in 2003 when she started as an investment banking analyst. Martha continued her career path as a financial advisor for investments. She has a passion for writing and is mainly focused on covering financial and business management topics.
Recent Blogs

How to Calculate Fixed and Variable Costs

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When running a business, there are two types of costs: fixed costs and variable costs. Any alteration in the fixed or variable costs may affect your company's net income and breakeven point. Fixed costs do not shift with the amount of the items produced or sold; however, variable costs do.

New Hire Orientation Checklist for Business Owners

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Orientation is your chance to get new hires excited and motivated about their new role. Here’s how to organize your orientation checklist to make sure your first impression is a good one.

How to Motivate Retail Employees

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Employee motivation is a combination of factors that drives employees to be enthusiastic, committed, and creative while doing their day-to-day tasks. An environment where employees are valued for doing their jobs impacts their productivity, which improves the quality of the provided service. Read on to find out some practical ways for motivating employees in the retail sphere.

5 Merchandising Tips to Increase Sales

Do you want to learn merchandising tips to boost your sales? This article will present five practical strategies of retail merchandising to attract customers.

How to Offer Customer Financing

What do you do with customers that can’t pay for your product or service? Throw them out of your store? A better option is to offer them customer financing.

The Ultimate Guide to Pricing Policy

Searching for a detailed pricing policy guide? Our article will help you understand how to set up prices for products or services and grow your business.

Top 10 Warehouse Organization Ideas

The key to a successful business is having an organized setup. That’s never more true than in the warehouse, the backbone and foundation of a retail business.

8 Ways to Make Your Retail Business Eco-Friendly While Saving Money

Thirty percent of Earth’s total waste comes from the United States, and 20.4% of that waste is made up of goods thrown out by businesses.

Best Jobs for Seniors

Working past the traditional retirement age is more common than ever. According to the 2019 Census, almost 26% of the American workforce is between 65 and 74.