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Reads of the Week – Dec 19th

Date: December 19, 2014

rp_weekly-news-roundup-5214_1377_616018_0_14095852_500-300x225.jpgWe know you’re busy, so we pulled together the most interesting reads of the week from topics affecting small business owners. Feel free to add your own favorites that we may have missed in the comments.


Should your business be using QR codes or are they dead? Ask Google that question and you get a variety of different answers and just as many opinions. If you’re using a mobile device for your business, however, you may want to read on.

Social media can be a top resource for identifying best practices for gaining online visibility. But where does email fit into your marketing strategy? You may be surprised to find out where it can be of most benefit.

Maybe business is doing so well that you’re thinking of selling, but you’re not sure if it’s ready. Check out these 8 things to do to make your business more sellable.

Exhausted from all the planning, strategizing, marketing and evaluating your business? Study after study has found that exercise can pretty much cure almost anything. And it can increase your energy and trigger happiness. So why aren’t we all doing it?

All the ways you can accept online payments in 2015

Date: December 17, 2014

In 2015, customers will continue their movement towards a completely digital life not only including a continuance of embracing online billing and payments, but also increased mobile-connectedness. Customers on average use three different payment me…

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The Best of 2014 Best of Lists

Date: December 16, 2014

Tis the season to look back on the year and identify standout trends, inventions, events, and other noteworthy 2014 happenings. From the economy, to entertainment, education, and entrepreneurship, there’s a best of list for it. While not all dire…

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Behind the Scenes with PaySimple Customer Care

Date: December 15, 2014

From keeping your data safe to making it easy for you to get in contact with us, we are dedicated to helping you succeed. Take a minute to meet our Stevie Award winning Customer Experience team, learn how we verify and keep your information secure, a…

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Reads of the Week – Dec 12th

Date: December 12, 2014

We know you’re busy, so we pulled together the most interesting reads of the week including the new customer sentiment, trends and ideas for 2015, and do you need a coach?

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3 Questions You Should Be Able to Answer about Your Business

Date: December 11, 2014

The beginning of a new year is a chance to do things differently. We see the gyms fill up and hear conversations of people promising to be a better version of themselves. The changing of a year is not just a chance to brush off personal goals, but al…

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Small Business Holiday Gift Ideas

Date: December 09, 2014

From employees and co-workers, to customers, vendors, service providers, investors, and promoters, these collections will help you to select something special, in any price range, for everyone on your small business gift list.

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3 ways a payment API adds revenue to a software business

Date: December 08, 2014

I have been lucky enough to work with PaySimple merchants for the last several years, helping them run their businesses more efficiently. On the integrated partner team, I get to see the myriad of software solutions that have been innovated to make t…

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Reads of the Week — Dec 5th

Date: December 05, 2014

We know you’re busy, so we pulled together the most interesting reads of the week from topics affecting small business owners, including tips for a great partnership, more changes to Facebook marketing for businesses, business planning, 2015 look…

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Should Your Business Accept Credit Cards? A Short List of Dos and Don’ts to Consider

Date: December 03, 2014

Accepting credit cards for your small- or medium-sized business comes with its own set of risks and rewards. Ultimately, it’s up to you to decide what makes the most sense for your business and for the type of customers you are serving. To help you…

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