Most sales people spend too much time on the means rather than capitalizing on the opportunities presented by the end. Learn more on A Random Walk Up Sales Street. Read More
One great way for youngsters to earn a few bucks is by filling out online surveys. Parents should help children to locate legit sites that they won't waste their time on though because there are many scam artists out there and the internet and your children are prime pickings for their easy way out. Remembering that no survey site that is legit s Read More
Over time, small business websites start to show their age. To stay on top of your game, you need to take an active role in reviewing your site's graphics, content and technology on a regular basis. So, is it time for a website redesign? The following seven clues are strong indicators your small business website is in need of a serious website red Read More
Here are 10 business ideas for stay-at-home parents and perhaps a few more thrown in for good measure. Don't worry. These are not business opportunities, just a brainstorming activity to get those creative juices flowing. Some suggestions do require basic skills like a background in financial management or perhaps ability in assembling arts and c Read More
Twitter has turned out to be a useful tool for some small businesses coping with customer-service or public-relations crises. Read More
Let's take a look at the basic financial statements that every business owner should prepare and review on a regular basis: the profit-and-loss statement, the balance sheet and the cash flow statement. I asked Libby Ladu, founder of Right Brain Ventures and a financial advisor to entrepreneurs, to describe how each of these statements can help yo Read More
Finding the right small business checking account, if you don't have one yet or are in the market for one, can be a little like asking someone to go steady. After all, while you and your checking account can break up later, it isn't easy -- all those automatic deposits and withdrawals to cancel, and the shifting of funds from one account to anot Read More
A CNN Small Business report suggests few banks are likely to take the U.S. government up on a new round of TARP funding aimed at helping small businesses. The report suggests that earlier programs soured banks on taking federal money or loan guarantees for a variety of reasons including too much regulation, insufficient demand or lack of Read More
These brands continue to survive not because of their 'share of market' but for being first in the mind of consumers. Read More
Crafting White Paper 2.0 is about changing the downward spiral that is now occurring with the white paper medium. My book advocates a new generation of visually stimulating white papers that connects with today's social media aware reader. CWP2 advocates the use a variety of text, graphic, and design elements so that key solution messages can be d Read More

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