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Reads of the Week – Sept 12

Date: September 12, 2014

Weekly RoundupWe know you’re busy, so we pulled together the most interesting reads of the week for topics affecting small business owners. Feel free to add your own favorites (that we may have missed) in the comments.


Small business confidence edged slightly higher in August according to the NFIB.

As the leaves change, it’s a great time to start planning for 2015. These tips can help you get set for when the new year starts.

Your business brand and name is one of the most difficult to create, but one of the most important for the identity of your business. Here’s a few ideas on how to think about it.

Be authentic in your conversations and avoid buzz talk at work.

Video has become a more important channel for businesses, but how do you know if it works? A quick overview of some metrics.

…and finally, want to reboot yourself? Here’s how to do a life audit.

What’s in a Small Business Name?

Date: September 09, 2014

What’s in a Name? Whether it’s the name of your new small business, or the name of your new product offering, a name can mean the difference between having a devoted customer base and becoming a laughing stock. Getting the name right the firs…

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Just 7 Days until Denver Startup Week

Date: September 08, 2014

Here at PaySimple, we’re gearing up for the third year of Denver Startup Week. We love learning from our peers and tech experts, getting inspired by the newest innovations, swapping stories with the community and sampling a Colorado craft beer, or…

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Reads of the Week – Sept 5th

Date: September 05, 2014

We know you’re busy, so we pulled together the most interesting reads of the week for topics affecting small business owners. Feel free to add your own favorites (that we may have missed) in the comments.

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Draft the Most Valuable Tools for Your Business

Date: September 03, 2014

We pooled our experts to come up with a list of the most valuable, all-around tools to make running your business more efficient, as well as some ‘sleepers’ that can make a difference that you never expected. Here are our top-ranked tools that yo…

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Two “Get Even” Apps for Small Business Travel

Date: September 02, 2014

If running your small business requires you to travel, living with the indignities and inconveniences of long days in airports and on flying busses airplanes is likely unavoidable. These two services, available online or as mobile Apps, give you a…

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Reads of the Week – Aug 28th

Date: August 29, 2014

We know you’re busy, so we pulled together the most interesting reads of the week for topics affecting small business owners. Feel free to add your own favorites (that we may have missed) in the comments.

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How Does A Question Mean?

Date: August 26, 2014

For the English majors reading this, the post title will likely call to mind John Ciardi’s famous text How Does a Poem Mean? Ciardi teaches us to approach poetry by attempting to understand HOW a poem’s construct instructs our experience of it,…

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7 Ways Your Business Can Benefit from Accepting ACH Payments

Date: August 25, 2014

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in August 2011 and has been completely revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.  Everyone knows that you can make payments by credit card, cash or check, but what are ACH payments?

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Reads of the Week – Aug 22th

Date: August 22, 2014

We know you’re busy, so we pulled together the most interesting reads of the week for topics affecting small business owners. Feel free to add your own favorites (that we may have missed) in the comments.

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