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BEI Net.works

April 6, 2016

How BEI Makes Time for Its Two Missions: Service and Diversity

With technology constantly changing, how can businesses stay relevant? One answer is to hire a skilled technology partner—an experienced team to manage the very backbone of technology: the network. Founded in 1991 by network engineer Kris Bruno, BEI Net.works focuses on providing full service and staying ahead of the curve. Businesses both big and small—from […]


April 1, 2016

The 17 Best Pieces of Advice for Entrepreneurs On Start-Ups and Business

Starting and running a business is anything but easy. Beyond simply developing a product or service that people actually want to buy, you’ve got to worry about things like hiring people, managing their time, growing company culture, and leading effectively. Sometimes it feels ridiculously overwhelming. The good news? There are hundreds of thousands of entrepreneurs […]

PEO Considerations

March 31, 2016

What Are The Pros And Cons of “Grossing Up” Employee Salaries With Short Term Disability Plans?

Hi Bud, I just worked with our insurance broker to put in place an employer paid short term disability plan. While getting this set up he strongly encouraged us to go with a non-taxable plan and “gross-up” our employees’ salaries to cover the deduction, he stated it would in turn be a better benefit to […]


March 30, 2016

Zenefits Partners with SBA and Tech Giants to Make Entrepreneurship Easier

Today marks an exciting day for the 28 million small businesses currently operating in the United States. Today, Zenefits and tech industry leaders Amazon, Box, Facebook, LegalZoom, Microsoft, and Salesforce have joined forces with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) to found the Small Business Technology Coalition. While we know small businesses and entrepreneurs create […]


March 29, 2016

15 Podcasts Under 15 Minutes for On-The-Go Entrepreneurs

With today’s increasingly hectic schedules, opportunity to stimulate your mind and consider new ideas for inspiration, investing, and individual betterment can be scarce. One solution? Podcasts. Ideal for listening on-the-go, we’ve put together a list of 15 entrepreneurial-themed episodes under 15 minutes to suit tight timeframes, so you can make the most of getting from […]

Edify music education

March 29, 2016

How Edify is Changing The Way That Kids Learn Music

What if every child had the opportunity to make music? It’s a sound mission: after all, music education has been shown to improve academic skills, cultivate social behaviors, boost self esteem, and teach discipline and patience. Children who undergo musical training also have better verbal memory, second language pronunciation accuracy, reading ability and executive functions. […]