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Twitter may seem confounding, but for small businesses, it can be a way to grow and reach out to customers Read More
Grandpa could've had a lot more happy customers and made a lot more money, had he realised that food too, is like a religion. If you don't follow these simple marketing strategies, be prepared to say your prayers! Can you convert your marketi Read More
Money is at the heart of every business, and understanding money (how to raise it, account for it, and manage it) is critical to business success Read More
Think branding is only for large multi-national corporations? Think again. Here are 9 easy tips you can use to grow your brand with your customers Read More
Fake applications are approved and millions of dollars in contracts go to companies already deemed ineligible for the program, the General Accounting Office reports Read More
If I were to pick one word to encapsulate the last decade, that word would be change. Just like everyone else, small businesses have gone through a lot of it in the last ten years. Looking back, these are what I think are the five most important small business trends of the last decade, the most important because they are trends that small businesses today can continue to profit from Read More
Most new business owners spend time weighing the pros and cons of whether or not to incorporate a new business. Get the basics of what you should know Read More
Banks had ambitious small business lending goals for 2010, but they're having a hard time finding worthy creditors with solid expansion plans Read More
Every once in a while many company finance teams evaluate the profitability of your customer base. One of the important criteria is a measure called days sales outstanding or DSO. Read More
With the potential for layoffs facing more and more companies, the realities of laying off great workers is confronting many business owners and managers: owners and managers who have never before faced this hard act. Read More

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