News and Tips for Your Business: Week of Dec. 19

“Ten ways to be more profitable in 2012,” and other useful tips for managing a business:

– Ten ways to be more profitable in 2012.

– Last minute tax deductions for small businesses.

– Best methods to prevent employee fraud.

– Hiring the right people for your sales team.

– Why you shouldn’t hire with your gut.

– Five tips for managing seasonal employees.

– The best way to recognize employees.

– Holiday season etiquette for bonuses, gifts, and time off.

– Five trends that will shape small business in the next year.