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Good news. Signs are showing that entrepreneurs are growing again....And that's the first sign that job growth is just around the corner. Maybe. Read More
How understanding a leader can help one survive difficult circumstances and actually thive as competition increases. Comparison of modern leadership theory with Sun Tzu's model from 2500 years ago. Was it a precursor to situational leadership or transformational? Read More

Listen to Your Employees | Small Business Trends

Listen to Your Employees | Small Business Trends - http://smallbiztrends.com Avatar Posted by ZaneSafrit under Management
From http://smallbiztrends.com 4059 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 20, 2009 9:22 pm
Listen to your employees. Why? Um...they're the ones that create, deliver and sustain your brand. They just may have some ideas. They have the data. Read More

Empathy: The Small Business Advantage

Empathy: The Small Business Advantage - http://bizbox.slate.com Avatar Posted by BizBox under Marketing
From http://bizbox.slate.com 4059 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 23, 2009 1:30 am
In a guest column on Slate's BizBox, Dev Patnaik and Peter Mortensen, authors of Wired to Care, explain why a business's empathy with its customers is crucial to its success--and how small businesses can leverage their advantage here. Read More

Top 10 Outsourcing Trends by Small Businesses in 2009

Top 10 Outsourcing Trends by Small Businesses in 2009 - http://smallbiztrends.com Avatar Posted by JohnH under Management
From http://smallbiztrends.com 4059 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 19, 2009 10:23 pm
The expanding reach of the Internet and growth of online collaboration tools have all changed small business outsourcing dramatically in the past 3-4 years. Let us take a look at 10 key trends for using independent contractors for projects and even ongoing staffing needs, and how they shape up in 2009: Read More
Training is often sold as a panacea promising long-term, significant increases in revenue generation. The logical thinking attached to this approach, which makes it an easy sell, is that sales skills can be taught and process can be instilled in individuals that will elevate them to rainmaker status. Unfortunately, the reality is much different. Read More

Do Great Sales People Make Good Sales Managers?

Do Great Sales People Make Good Sales Managers? - http://www.salesmanagement20.com Avatar Posted by bmtrnavsky under Sales
From http://www.salesmanagement20.com 4060 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 18, 2009 2:16 am
A very interesting article debating if the top sales people have the capacity to become top sales managers. Read More

85 Absolutely Free Online Business Classes

85 Absolutely Free Online Business Classes - http://smallbizbee.com Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Self-Development
From http://smallbizbee.com 4060 days ago
Made Hot by: Jeffrey on February 18, 2009 5:37 pm
Back when I was in school, which wasn't that long ago, in order to get this kind of information you had to spend hours in a classroom and thousands of dollars. Now you can get a big time business education, on your own time, for free. The following courses range in complexity and length, and should offer a good primer for those of you just Read More

How to tell the search engines about duplicate content

How to tell the search engines about duplicate content - http://www.pandia.com Avatar Posted by suzyQ under Online Marketing
From http://www.pandia.com 4061 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 18, 2009 9:35 pm
If you have several versions of the same page or many pages with the same content, tell the search engines about it with the new canonical tag! The search engines really don't like to find the same content on several web pages. The main problem is for them to determine what is the “primary” page, the most important version, the one people shoul Read More

8 Best Practices for Reducing Shopping Cart Abandonment

8 Best Practices for Reducing Shopping Cart Abandonment - http://www.emarketingandcommerce.com Avatar Posted by suzyQ under Online Marketing
From http://www.emarketingandcommerce.com 4061 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 18, 2009 5:43 pm
Why do shoppers leave the checkout before making a purchase? More importantly, what can you do about it? People abandon shopping carts for many reasons. Some simply change their minds or are just “window shopping.” You don't have much control over those instances. Some, however, find the checkout process confusing or aren't sure what you're g Read More
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