Tips for Small Businesses
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Date: October 24, 2014
We know you’re busy, so we pulled together the most interesting reads of the week from around the week of topics affecting small business owners. Feel free to add your own favorites that we may have missed in the comments.
Google launched a new Inbox with the goal to help you gain more control and make your life easier. Should you try to score an invite? Here’s a review from someone who gets 700 emails a day.
Entrepreneurs have long been thought of as primarily male. Why don’t more Women get Venture Funding? A Q&A with a VC.
Less than 2/3 of business projects meet their goals and 17% fail outright. How do you get your business project off the ground? 5 Easy tips to be more successful including being flexible.
Your credit score can have long reaching impact on your ability to get a loan, a merchant account, or even a lease — but what does the new Fico Score 9 mean for you? Lisa Hephner breaks it down.
There was another reported Ebola case in the US. Can you catch the virus in the Subway? No. Here’s why.
You are on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+, but what metrics should you be looking at and how? A good break-down of the things to better understand from your social media.
Finally, a great chart of how smart (or dumb) your favorite bands make you.
Date: October 21, 2014
As a small business owner, the ability to obtain low-rate credit is critical to your business success. Unfortunately, many small business owners find that credit decisions for their business are based on their own personal credit, not simply on the…
Date: October 17, 2014
We know you’re busy, so we pulled together the most interesting reads of the week including how to start a start-up, tips for Twitter, and how to get paid.
Date: October 14, 2014
Watched any good online video lately? If you’re like most of your small business customers, the answer is probably “yes.” According to a recent Invodo report, VIDEO STATISTICS: THE MARKETER’S SUMMARY 2014, shoppers who view videos are 1.81…
Date: October 13, 2014
Does the thought of following up on unpaid invoices make you want to run for the hills? Do you picture yourself as Dog the Bounty Hunter every time you come across a late paying customer? Maybe you don’t mind the awkward conversation, but have seen…
Date: October 10, 2014
Get your weekly roundup of the top reads for business owners. This week: productivity hacks, dreaming of starting a business, PayPal and eBay split, state of technology, iPad and Mac event and tips for a better night's sleep.
Date: October 07, 2014
Question: What is a fun way to engage your small business customers? Finding clever marketing and customer retention programs is an important part of helping your small business standout in the crowd. And, when that program can both promote yo…
Date: October 06, 2014
What small business owner couldn’t use more time in the workday? More time to take care of clients, more time to build businesses, more time for anything that comes up. A recent survey shows small business owners believe not having enough time is o…
Date: October 03, 2014
Get your weekly roundup of the top reads for business owners. This week: online marketplaces, improving online presence, better time management, holiday deals for service businesses, and community involvement for small business advocates.
Date: October 01, 2014
Small businesses depend on technology to stay relevant, create efficiency and drive growth. 70% of businesses say that keeping up with technology is very important to running their business. View our infographic to see how your business stacks up and…