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"Think USIndoor First"

The "Think USIndoor First" campaign reminds members to consider USIndoor and its more than 40 providers as the first step in satisfying any business need, regardless of the scale and scope of project, product, service or program. Besides demonstrating our gratitude for USIndoor "Corporate" Members' special interest in our industry, you can benefit through many of their discounts and incentives. Remember most, when making decisions on programs, products and services for you facility, "Think USIndoor First". Questions? Contact USIndoor at
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USIndoor Referee Program
Certifying indoor soccer referees through USIndoor's Referee Program lets customers know you are serious about running things the right way and professionally, while helping smooth operations, improve game management and reduce conflict. Nationally supported and locally driven, the Program offers the only nationally recognized officials credential for indoor soccer for amateurs and youth, enabling facilities to develop their own corps of loyal referees. Plus, facilities having USIndoor certified referees can easily qualify to hold sanctioned tournaments and leagues. Referee certification has seen great success as Kentucky Indoor Soccer and Sports (Lexington, Kentucky), Frederick Indoor Sports Center (Frederick, Maryland) and Folsom Sports Complex (Folsom, California), among scores of other locations. For more information, visit USIndoor Referee Program.
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Online at USIndoor — In Case You Missed It ...
  • Players Indoor Sports Center (IL) will host women's soccer star Mia Hamm in October for an event to benefit Illinois Youth Soccer.
  • Evanston City Council gave permission for startup facility Evanston Sports Dome (IL) to move forward with the project.
  • SCORE Sports renewed with USIndoor as our official uniform and apparel provider.
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7 Unusual Business Write-offs
FOX Business
Business owners should strive to take advantage of every possible deduction in order to minimize their tax liability. While the IRS provides a short list of don'ts (for example, you cannot deduct anything illegal such as traffic tickets), it doesn't offer a definitive list of tax deductions available to businesses.
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The Biggest Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make
The Wall Street Journal
Screwing up is part of starting a business. It can happen to anybody—even someone with a great idea and a solid grasp of how to launch a company. Sometimes they make simple blunders that are easy to recover from. Sometimes the goofs are serious enough to sink the venture, or take a lot of money, time and angst to undo.
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Both Leadership and Management are the Foundations of Success
By Betty Boyd
Just as a building needs a foundation, so too does an organization. In this fast-paced world of business, the organization's success or failure hinges upon how both leadership and management work together. The concepts of leadership and management are not new, but too frequently are interchanged. However, each has its own meaning and methodology in regards to an organization's success. So, how can an organization use leadership as a guiding force? People make all the difference.
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Google Boosts Page Ranking For Secure Sites — Is It Worth the Change?
By Mackenzie Ferch
In response to an increase in breaches of user security, Google is doing what it can to promote cybersafety and secure connections. Google recently announced its decision to boost the page ranking of those sites and entities that maintain the safe, secure connection of HTTPS and has begun to make the largest updates since 2010. For organizations and websites yearning to maximize their search engine optimization, the question is whether it's worth it to make the switch from HTTP to HTTPS.
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For Small Businesses, Lawyer is Counsel for a Day
The Boston Globe
Tackling legal issues can be a minefield for many small business owners, who often don't have the resources to employ their own in-house attorney. As a former general counsel, Jan Glassman knew that startups need advice on the same issues as big businesses, including contracts, labor regulations, licenses and permits, intellectual property, tax compliance. Glassman started Daily General Counsel in Brookline, Massachusetts two years ago to provide legal services to what she calls "the underserved small businesses on Main Street," such as barber shops and spas, auto repair shops, and retail companies.
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