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Charging for Bags: Is It Right for Your Business?

Charging for Bags: Is It Right for Your Business?  - https://smallbiztrends.com Avatar Posted by lyceum under News
From https://smallbiztrends.com 19 days ago
Made Hot by: MasterMinuteman on August 3, 2019 10:50 am
New York is set to ban single use plastic bags in March of 2020. It’s a big move designed to cut down on waste. But there’s another way to do your part. A new trend has retail stores charging for single use plastic bags.
Small Business Trends contacted some experts to find the pros and cons of it Read More

Virtual Tea Room Powered by Palapa

Virtual Tea Room Powered by Palapa  - https://teabooksketches.com Avatar Posted by lyceum under News
From https://teabooksketches.com 26 days ago
Made Hot by: thelastword on July 26, 2019 8:47 am
I am ready to (slowly) open the doors to the (jolly good) online community, Theo Tea Room. The forum (tea.palapa.co) is powered by Palapa. Listen to episode 327 (Introducing Palapa.co – 10 Lessons From 10+ Years Running Online Communities) of the Fizzle Show. I have added 11 topics so far:

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As a business, you create products and services for your customers. So you must listen to what they say. This is of paramount importance. The Voice of the Customer (VOC), whether it is for B2B or B2C companies, has to be heeded.
The Applied Marketing Science (AMS) “Listening to the Voice of the Cu Read More
Texas Governor Greg Abbot signed the “Lemonade stand law” on June 10, 2019, to prevent police or code enforcement officers from shutting down lemonade stands run by kids.
The governor called it a “common sense law” on his Twitter feed. Read More

31% of Baby Boomers Completing More than 3 Gigs a Week

31% of Baby Boomers Completing More than 3 Gigs a Week  - https://smallbiztrends.com Avatar Posted by lyceum under News
From https://smallbiztrends.com 73 days ago
Made Hot by: maestro68 on June 12, 2019 6:11 am
The gig economy is allowing people to work when and where they want. And increasingly baby boomers are making up a larger percentage of this workforce. So much so, 31% of them are completing more than three gigs a week. Read More

Small Businesses Add 77,000 More Jobs in April

Small Businesses Add 77,000 More Jobs in April - https://smallbiztrends.com Avatar Posted by lyceum under News
From https://smallbiztrends.com 101 days ago
Made Hot by: PMVirtual on May 17, 2019 9:05 am
The GDP for the first quarter of 2019 was impressive, delivering an annualized rate growth of 3.2%. To go along with that great number, in April the U.S. economy added 275,000 jobs. This has driven the unemployment rate down to 3.6%, the lowest in 50 years (December, 1969).
For its part, the small Read More

This Small Business May Be Old School

This Small Business May Be Old School  - https://smallbiztrends.com Avatar Posted by lyceum under News
From https://smallbiztrends.com 170 days ago
Made Hot by: bizyolk on March 6, 2019 10:59 am
I’m sure I’ve mentioned before that my wife is a teacher. And every year more or less around this time she starts up her class store.
It’s a good way to motivate the kids and teach them about money and saving. There’s a few good items — some LEGO minifigs, stickers, colored pens — but honestly mos Read More
Are you using a voice assistant in your daily small business operations yet?
These are devices that use the “Hey Google” Assistant app or Amazon Alexa or Siri.
Amazon Alexa devices were among the hottest selling items last holiday season so it stands to reason that your answer is yes more often t Read More

The first unintended consequences of GDPR

The first unintended consequences of GDPR  - https://www.hpe.com Avatar Posted by estherschindler under News
From https://www.hpe.com 173 days ago
Made Hot by: ObjectOriented on March 1, 2019 10:35 pm
While the idea behind GDPR is clear, the results of adhering to the new privacy policies are not. Venture capital funding, ad technology, digital marketing, and compliance software and services businesses are experiencing the first wave of changes.

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Are You Still 'Clueless' About GDPR?

Are You Still \'Clueless\' About GDPR?  - http://www.mibusinessmag.com Avatar Posted by SPCowan under News
From http://www.mibusinessmag.com 245 days ago
Made Hot by: businessluv on December 19, 2018 12:20 pm
Small business owners admit they are still 'clueless' about GDPR - leaving the personal data of millions of employees and customers at risk. Read More
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