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In the grand scheme of life, there are bound to be mistakes, failures to be exact and in business, that is magnified ten times. Read More
What is a small business, anyway? How big can it be before it's not a small business anymore? The Small Business Administration has been mulling these questions and now, for the first time in decades, has redefined how large a company can be and still qualify for SBA assistance. Read More
Last month I discussed creating a vision for your business by stepping into the shoes of “big” business.  This article takes that conversation to the next step; discover how planting and nurturing some well placed seeds can increase your business conversions. Read More
Social media still dominates headlines as the new direction for business marketing, but it seems many businesses are resisting the call. Here are the trends you need to follow. Read More
All businesses start with a dream. Sometimes it’s a dream to be wealthy beyond your wildest dreams or a dream of one day seeing your name on the door. Read More
San Francisco's is enjoying a renaissance as a technology center, as numerous Web and digital-media companies move in or expand in a burst of economic activity not seen since the dot-com boom of the 1990s. Read More
In order to attract prospects now businesses must prove their worth to the community and establish an open and transparent relationship. Only then will a business gain trust with the community and attract customers. This approach is called “Inbound Marketing” Read More
The key to creating an effective corporate culture using social media to generate profit and goodwill. Read More
Mobile users spend 1.4 times as many hours using social networking sites than reading and responding to e-mail, according to a recent study by research company TNS. On average, users spend 3.1 hours per week on social networks, versus 2.2 hours on e-mail. Read More
The idea of expecting excellence isn't new, nor is the premise that every leader should expect excellence from his or her team. Read More

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