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  • The Importance of Word of Mouth in Marketing -

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    tcamba
    23 Apr 2014 | 6:28 am
    Marketing is one of the most important things in business. Without marketing, you are not going to be able to have any clients or customers. Even if you are the best company for your niche, it will mean nothing if you aren't well known in the industry. When you are looking to grow you company, you 16 Vote(s)
  • What David Ogilvy Can’t Teach You

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    businessbanter
    23 Apr 2014 | 6:33 am
    What David Ogilvy can't teach us in copywriting is empathy. This article teaches you how to create emotions and empathy to connect with your customers and prospects.1 Vote(s)
  • The Importance of Word of Mouth in Marketing -

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    tcamba
    23 Apr 2014 | 6:28 am
    Marketing is one of the most important things in business. Without marketing, you are not going to be able to have any clients or customers. Even if you are the best company for your niche, it will mean nothing if you aren't well known in the industry. When you are looking to grow you company, you 16 Vote(s)
  • How to Capture the Attention of Restaurant Customers

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    clickfire
    22 Apr 2014 | 10:02 am
    Restaurants are stimulating environments by design. How can advertisers ever hope to capture the attention of diners in such an already-crowded environment?16 Vote(s)
  • Small Business Owners - Do not Neglect Existing Customers to Attract New Ones

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    AngelBiz
    22 Apr 2014 | 1:30 am
    It costs lot more to attract new customers than to retain existing ones. How to take care of existing customers to increase sales and profit.21 Vote(s)
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  • The Importance of Word of Mouth in Marketing -

    tcamba
    23 Apr 2014 | 6:28 am
    Marketing is one of the most important things in business. Without marketing, you are not going to be able to have any clients or customers. Even if you are the best company for your niche, it will mean nothing if you aren't well known in the industry. When you are looking to grow you company, you 16 Vote(s)
  • 8 Ways To Make Your Social Media Posts Relevant

    BizRock
    23 Apr 2014 | 1:53 am
    It's easy to get a social media page rolling, especially if you have the time and desire to give it your all. Yet, you'll soon find that a pretty placeholder is not enough to achieve your business goals and make the investment worth your while. The true measure of social media success is what the e18 Vote(s)
  • Worst Boss Ever: How to Lose an Employee in 10 Days

    ShannonW
    23 Apr 2014 | 1:43 am
    Want to avoid the title of 'worst boss ever'? The following is what not to do as a small business owner to ensure you keep the employees you value.17 Vote(s)
  • Why You Don't Have A Time Management Problem

    mmangen
    23 Apr 2014 | 1:28 am
    Time management, as a concept, is bankrupt. Let's canvass some of the reasons for this, shall we?:17 Vote(s)
  • How to Guest Blog in Light of Google's Restrictions

    tcamba
    23 Apr 2014 | 1:14 am
    At the beginning of 2014, Google's Matt Cutts made headlines by stating that guest blogging was dead. This caused a lAt the beginning of 2014, Google's Matt Cutts made headlines by stating that guest blogging was dead. This caused a lot of stir in the online community. People naturally got defensiv17 Vote(s)
 
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  • What David Ogilvy Can’t Teach You

    businessbanter
    23 Apr 2014 | 6:33 am
    What David Ogilvy can't teach us in copywriting is empathy. This article teaches you how to create emotions and empathy to connect with your customers and prospects.1 Vote(s)
  • 5 Things You Should Know Before Starting A Blog

    adamjayc
    23 Apr 2014 | 6:19 am
    Are you looking to start your own blog? There are a few things you need to know first. Start with a solid foundation and the rest usually falls into place. 1 Vote(s)
  • Get Rich Slowly: Be Your Own CFO Review

    mmangen
    23 Apr 2014 | 6:17 am
    Bottom-line Up Front: Get Rich Slowly: Be Your Own CFO deserves to be one of the five books on personal finance on your "shelf," even if that shelf is digital.1 Vote(s)
  • Does The Best ROI Come From Social Media?

    Sian Phillips
    23 Apr 2014 | 6:14 am
    By Alex Pejak Marketers who attempt to calculate the ROI of their social media efforts tend to come away either confused or disappointed. On one hand, it's very difficult to directly measure the return on investment of social media marketing, so marketers end up creating ‘soft' metrics that atte1 Vote(s)
  • DashBurst Magazine: The Android and iOS Apps! by Daniel Zeevi — Kickstarter

    mrakos
    23 Apr 2014 | 6:12 am
    The next generation of digital media. An app that brings you the latest news, photos, videos and more in the most beautiful way. Now, with your help, we would like to bring all of this rich content to you on the go with new mobile apps for your Android phone or tablet, iPhone or iPad device!1 Vote(s)
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  • The Importance of Word of Mouth in Marketing -

    tcamba
    23 Apr 2014 | 6:28 am
    Marketing is one of the most important things in business. Without marketing, you are not going to be able to have any clients or customers. Even if you are the best company for your niche, it will mean nothing if you aren't well known in the industry. When you are looking to grow you company, you 16 Vote(s)
  • 8 Ways To Make Your Social Media Posts Relevant

    BizRock
    23 Apr 2014 | 1:53 am
    It's easy to get a social media page rolling, especially if you have the time and desire to give it your all. Yet, you'll soon find that a pretty placeholder is not enough to achieve your business goals and make the investment worth your while. The true measure of social media success is what the e18 Vote(s)
  • How to Guest Blog in Light of Google's Restrictions

    tcamba
    23 Apr 2014 | 1:14 am
    At the beginning of 2014, Google's Matt Cutts made headlines by stating that guest blogging was dead. This caused a lAt the beginning of 2014, Google's Matt Cutts made headlines by stating that guest blogging was dead. This caused a lot of stir in the online community. People naturally got defensiv17 Vote(s)
  • How You Can Leverage Text Message Marketing To Increase Customer Engagement

    ivanpw
    23 Apr 2014 | 12:57 am
    Text message marketing has exploded into one of the more popular ways to stoke consumer engagement. How can you leverage it?16 Vote(s)
  • What are Key Marketing Performance Indicators You Should Pay Attention to?

    Nellie Akalp
    22 Apr 2014 | 11:10 pm
    Not sure what you should be measuring? Find out the most important marketing performance indicators that tell you what's really working in your marketing.16 Vote(s)
 
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  • How to Capture the Attention of Restaurant Customers

    clickfire
    22 Apr 2014 | 10:02 am
    Restaurants are stimulating environments by design. How can advertisers ever hope to capture the attention of diners in such an already-crowded environment?16 Vote(s)
  • Why Ecommerce Sites Need To Rewrite Manufacturer’s Product Descriptions

    IrfanAhmed
    22 Apr 2014 | 8:05 am
    When you acquire products for your eCommerce site, they come with a product description. These descriptions are written by the manufacturer, and are incredibly basic. They give the details of the product, such as size, weight, color, what it does, etc. It does not offer your customers much more tha16 Vote(s)
  • Fundamental Blueprint For Selling Anything

    Amenda
    21 Apr 2014 | 5:49 am
    Yeah, I know it sounds like I'm offering some magic pill, but I'm not. In fact this info is so basic that no one really pays attention to them anymore. Marketers are so obsessed to use all kind of tweaks, tricks and gimmicks (17 Vote(s)
  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Native Advertising

    krystian.wlr
    18 Apr 2014 | 12:31 pm
    The term native advertising made its first appearance in November 2010, but the concept has been around for a lot longer. In its simplest, and most controversial form, native advertising is nothing more than the digital equivalent of advertorials.16 Vote(s)
  • 5 Tips for a Better Shot

    esheckler
    17 Apr 2014 | 8:03 am
    Scott Devlin provides tips for using content, lighting, sound, talent, and creative freedom to your advantage when shooting and producing a video.17 Vote(s)
 
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  • Are These 4 Hotel Copywriting Mistakes Costing You Bookings?

    AreMorch
    23 Apr 2014 | 12:40 am
    In the image-driven world of hotel marketing, it's easy to underestimate the power of words. Stunning photos grab people's attention, but well-crafted16 Vote(s)
  • Advertisers are NOT Stupid But These 10 Things Attract

    enstine
    17 Apr 2014 | 7:58 am
    Are you selling ad space on your website and wondering why advertisers seem not to be seeing your blog. There are 10 things they are looking for. Here is the list and how to improve your blog and attract more advertisers17 Vote(s)
  • Happy Birthday Postcode

    OpenCRM
    11 Apr 2014 | 6:53 am
    The UK postcode is 40 years old today. This post looks at the ways in which we use postal codes in our lives and how a CRM solution can be the ideal place to store and use this information.18 Vote(s)
  • The skinny on QR codes

    amabaie
    7 Apr 2014 | 5:01 pm
    What would you do if you found yourself in Paris and were not able to read French? The same scenario applies to QR Codes, today in the US!22 Vote(s)
  • Every Newbie's Guide to Best SEO Practices

    nikhilganotra
    31 Mar 2014 | 7:32 am
    Here is an awesome guide on Best SEO Practices. So keep reading ! The best way to describe Search Engine Optimization in this day and age is that it's a way of boosting a site's rating through the use of relevant and keyword-enriched content. To put it bluntly, excel at this field an19 Vote(s)
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  • How Google Changed My PageRank From 3 to 0 in a Flash

    Inspiretothrive
    22 Apr 2014 | 10:22 pm
    Google changed my pagerank in a flash. And it was not for the better. This happened to me last Friday morning. What would you do? You awake one morning and check your email to find a penalty greeting from Google. Oh no, you think. What is your new pagerank? You check your pagerank that was 3 last 18 Vote(s)
  • Good Morning Sunday: Are You Successful or Are You Happy ?

    zubinkutar
    22 Apr 2014 | 5:06 pm
    Are successful people more happy or are happy people more successful ? We've all heard it, if you have the money you ought to be happy. Check this super video from Soul Pancakes, it will change the way you think about happiness and success.17 Vote(s)
  • 10 Crucial Elements You Should Not Miss On Your Blog - infographic

    irfanahmad1989
    22 Apr 2014 | 4:44 pm
    For your blog to become an effective lead generation tool, it must take advantages of every opportunity to increase its chances. Here's an infographic from our pals at Callboxinc proposing 10 crucial elements you shouldn't miss on your B2B blog.19 Vote(s)
  • 12 Great Reasons to Start That Blog Now and 1 Reason Not To

    Inspiretothrive
    22 Apr 2014 | 3:34 am
    "Why blog now?" someone I know with a website recently asked me this. They went on to ask "I don't ever seem to have anything to say, and not sure why anyone would want to read it… just how would it benefit me?" Well I thought those questions could be better explained here in a post. These 2 friend19 Vote(s)
  • The Value Of Content Marketing For Small Business Owners

    jasonkeeler79
    22 Apr 2014 | 1:54 am
    Ever wonder if content marketing can work for small business the same way it works for big business? The answer is "yes"!19 Vote(s)
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  • Affiloblueprint Review: How to Create Affiliate Marketing websites!

    enstine
    22 Apr 2014 | 6:22 am
    Do you want to make more money online with Affiliate Marketing? I recommend you take this course. This one of the best Affiliate Marketing courses online. Check this out for details18 Vote(s)
  • Infographic: How To Get PR

    CateCosta
    20 Apr 2014 | 3:42 pm
    This post from Publicize is a step-by-step guide in infographic form for how to get PR for your small business or startup. 22 Vote(s)
  • Confessions of an ex-tech journalist

    krystian.wlr
    11 Apr 2014 | 1:33 pm
    I know how a gazelle feels. There you are, working hard out on the savanna and then BAM! The predators descend, chasing you across the plains, licking their lips, watching your every move, ready to pounce at the first sign of vulnerability and squeeze every morsel they can out of you. 18 Vote(s)
  • Managing Your Online Reputation

    HouseHunt
    10 Apr 2014 | 11:09 am
    How we handle our business and conduct ourselves has always been scrutinized, but now it's available to a wider audience with a simple click of a mouse. So it's important to monitor our online reputation and business and make sure both are displayed in the best light. 17 Vote(s)
  • Spin Sucks But This Book Rocks!

    jonmikelbailey
    7 Apr 2014 | 9:25 pm
    I met Gini Dietrich after posting a review of her book Marketing in the Round, co-written by my friend Geoff Livingston. Geoff shared the review with Gini on Twitter. In no time, Gini and I started a friendship that continues today. I don't say these things to name drop or to gush over Gini. I s18 Vote(s)
 
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  • 10 Things Happy And Successful People Never Say

    BizRock
    22 Apr 2014 | 5:23 pm
    Have you ever thought about how your attitude may be affecting your outlook on life? A good way to start making progress in your life and your goals is by becoming more positive about life. Here are 10 things that happy and successful people never say.18 Vote(s)
  • 12 Things Successful People Do Before Breakfast

    BizRock
    22 Apr 2014 | 4:53 pm
    Ways you can invest in your top-priority activities early before other people's priorities come rushing in.So what do successful executives and entrepreneurs do when they are rested and fresh?17 Vote(s)
  • Bloggers Who Are Making Over 100K With Their Blogs

    HollyHanna
    18 Apr 2014 | 12:56 pm
    I hear it over and over again -- bloggers can't make good money. While I obviously disagree with that statement, I decided to prove the naysayers wrong by featuring some women who are earning big bucks through their blogging activities. The really great thing about blogging is there isn't one ri16 Vote(s)
  • The Secrets to the Phenomenal Success of Copyblogger [podcast]

    LimeWood
    15 Apr 2014 | 5:30 pm
    SocialPros Podcast: Brian Clark, Founder of Copyblogger, joins the Social Pros Podcast this week to discuss the mechanics of a content-driven company, the teachability of content marketing success, and the ongoing changes to the original social media as blogs become multi-author blogs.18 Vote(s)
  • Life Experience is the Best Teacher

    stacieawalker
    14 Apr 2014 | 11:36 pm
    My guest today is Chris Coleman the co-founder of SavySwap. Chris and his co-founder were able to raise a 5 figure round of funding from investors. Chris decided to drop out of college after teaching himself how to code and founded a tech start-up.17 Vote(s)
 
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  • Social Media for Business Branding

    dannywong1190
    23 Apr 2014 | 12:15 am
    When people see, hear or experience your brand, what is their response? Powerful branding is a strategic way to trigger a desired response from consumers.16 Vote(s)
  • Picture-perfect Pinnable Pics (12 hot tips!)

    BudgetVideo4BIZ
    22 Apr 2014 | 4:29 pm
    A great blog article talking about the power of using pictures in a blog post. Tips to increase readability and audience interaction. David Leonhardt knows what he is talking about as he has "Been there, done that". 19 Vote(s)
  • 7 Ways Brands Are Using Social Media to Build Customer Loyalty in 2014 [INFOGRAPHIC]

    danielzeevi
    22 Apr 2014 | 2:33 pm
    2013 was a year of exploration for brands on social media. From testing Vines to launching Instagram ads, many companies were dabbling in social media efforts across the Web just to see how customers would react. Now, in 2014, brands are geting serious.19 Vote(s)
  • 4 Hollywood Lessons for Social Media Marketing from Gary W. Goldstein

    mallton
    22 Apr 2014 | 2:04 pm
    Gary W. Goldstein is a Hollywood Producer, among other titles and businesses. While in Hollywood, he produced and was involved in a number of top films, including Pretty Woman and Under Siege. But that's not what makes Gary so special. When you listen to Gary talk, he just exudes wisdom and empathy16 Vote(s)
  • Can You Guess What Social Media Mavens Crave in 2014? (Hint: YOU)

    timeagarai5
    22 Apr 2014 | 8:03 am
    We asked these social media mavens to share their greatest takeaways from Social Media Marketing World - read what they have to say! Thanks Social Media Examiner for organising such a great event! 16 Vote(s)
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  • What is a Debt Service Coverage Ratio?

    Exit Promise
    21 Apr 2014 | 11:50 am
    The debt service coverage ratio is a measurement used by lenders to determine if a business is able to meet its debt servicing obligations through its operating income during a given period of time. In most cases, a lender wants the operating income to exceed the debt servicing costs by some measu17 Vote(s)
  • To Shred or not to Shred: Holding on to Tax Records

    benchaccounting
    21 Apr 2014 | 5:00 am
    Taxes were due yesterday, which means today many business owners are breathing a big sigh of relief. Now that your return has been filed, you may be wondering what to do with all of the receipts and records that you dug up for your return. Read on for what to keep and for how long so you're never w17 Vote(s)
  • Making the Most of the Home Office Deduction

    benchaccounting
    18 Apr 2014 | 4:33 pm
    The world of entrepreneurship can be a very expensive place to live. Fortunately, there are tax breaks that can offset the investments you make to run your own business. Learn how to make the most of the home office deduction.16 Vote(s)
  • How NOT To Start A Business

    Amenda
    18 Apr 2014 | 12:31 pm
    In this article I'm going to talk about how NOT to start a business and some of the most common mistakes that entrepreneurs make at the beginning.16 Vote(s)
  • 8 Tax Deductions for Small Businesses

    amabaie
    17 Apr 2014 | 5:02 am
    If you're a business owner, an entrepreneur, or self-employed, there is a very good chance these deductions could save you hundreds of dollars.19 Vote(s)
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  • Crowdfunding and Social Media

    sjekic
    22 Apr 2014 | 3:11 pm
    At this time, businesses use the terms social media and marketing synonymously. Social media has become an integral part of brand promotion, which is to say that crowdfunders must also engage with thriving channels like Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, Pinterest, and YouTube. If you want your campaign 18 Vote(s)
  • How To Promote Your Crowdfunding Campaign

    sjekic
    18 Apr 2014 | 4:21 pm
    A crowdfunding campaign requires the same amount of planning, marketing and promotion as any other successful business venture. As a successful crowdfunding campaign is often the launching pad for future success, it's important that project creators know the importance of creating a marketing plan 17 Vote(s)
  • 5 Methods Few Business Owners Consider to Obtain Financing

    tiffanycwright
    17 Apr 2014 | 5:11 am
    Here are five of the myriad ways business owners can obtain financing, taken from the informative new book, The Funding Is Out There!. These five funding sources apply whether your business is closer to the lower end or the higher end of the SBA small business designation range. If you are current20 Vote(s)
  • The Colours of Crowdfunding

    sjekic
    16 Apr 2014 | 12:20 am
    How can campaigns convert common portal users into avid supporters? When said users browse the featured projects, hundreds will likely pop-up, so what differentiates your project from all of the others? Consider the fact over 90% of shoppers assess a product's appearance before purchase. More speci16 Vote(s)
  • Looking for Co-Founder. Announcement WebmaisterPro

    webmaisterpro
    11 Apr 2014 | 6:44 am
    WebmaisterPro - social network for web professionals, is looking for co-founder or investor. Unique business opportunity. 18 Vote(s)
 
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  • Yes, Top Performing Businesses Pay More in Taxes

    airabongco
    23 Apr 2014 | 12:47 am
    Here is an article that will show you how top performing businesses pay the most taxes. It is not that bad really because they get to make more money in the first place. 16 Vote(s)
  • Investment and Tax Mistakes That Can Cost Thousands: An Interview with David Richmond

    MMarquit
    17 Apr 2014 | 1:07 pm
    When you invest, it's important to avoid some of the big tax mistakes that can add up to thousands of dollars transferred from your pocket to the government.19 Vote(s)
  • Down to the Wire: Avoid these Taxpayer Mistakes

    MMarquit
    17 Apr 2014 | 1:07 pm
    As Tax Day approaches, it's important to avoid costly mistakes. It's getting down to the wire, and U.S. News & World Report (via Daily Finance) has a list of common taxpayer mistakes to avoid as you prepare your tax return. 17 Vote(s)
  • How to Keep Good Financial Records

    esheckler
    15 Apr 2014 | 5:54 pm
    Tax day is quickly approaching! Don't make it harder on your small business than it needs to be. Read this article to find out how to keep good financial records.17 Vote(s)
  • Five Last Minute Tax Tips for 2014

    smpayton
    15 Apr 2014 | 3:52 am
    Tax Day approaches. If you haven't filed yet, these last-minute tax tips will help you alleviate some of that stress. 17 Vote(s)
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  • How to Write a Blog Post in a Short Time – 5 Points to Follow

    erikemanuelli
    22 Apr 2014 | 4:17 pm
    What are the things you have to consider when you need to write a post with urgency? For example, what can you do if you need to publish an article on your blog within the same day, but you have many other things to do? Is there a guide to follow in order to create quality content for your bl19 Vote(s)
  • #TYBCommunity Round-Up: Resources For Blogging, Twitter Search & More

    Sian Phillips
    21 Apr 2014 | 5:53 pm
    Resources for writing a blog post, successful content, twitter search, management skills, exporting to Europe and lots more in this latest #TYBCommunity roundup. This is our community news round-up where we share information from the blogs and other sources we follow. Read on to find out how you ca17 Vote(s)
  • #TYBCommunity Round-Up: Blog Post Creativity, Pinterest Contests & More

    Sian Phillips
    16 Apr 2014 | 5:24 pm
    How long should any social media posts be, Facebook news feed ads, Pinterest contests, small business owner taxes, blog post creativity and lots more in this #TYBCommunity round-up. This is our community news round-up where we share information from the blogs and other sources we follow. Read on t21 Vote(s)
  • How to start a successful global business without investors [podcast]

    lyceum
    15 Apr 2014 | 5:35 pm
    From the Small Business Radio: Poo-Pouri founder, Suzy Batiz, joins Jim Blasingame to discuss how she funded her now-global entrepreneurial empire by bootstrapping growth without debt or investors.16 Vote(s)
  • #TYBCommunity Round-Up: CIOs Switching Focus To Engaging Customers & More

    Sian Phillips
    15 Apr 2014 | 1:16 am
    CIOs switching focus to engaging customers, self-awareness for leaders, spying on your competitors, why you're not striking a chord with followers, giving feedback, should you blog every day, best times to post on social media, mistakes on Twitter and LinkedIn and responsive websites. 20 Vote(s)
 
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  • How to Respond to Lowball Contracts - 7 Ways You Can Sweeten The Deal

    UPmarketArt
    10 Apr 2014 | 11:28 pm
    Like Rodney Dangerfield, contractors and freelancers often find they get no respect when it comes to contract negotiations. Here's seven ways you could get a better deal.27 Vote(s)
  • F*ck You, Pay Me - Why Creative Workers Need Contracts

    UPmarketArt
    10 Apr 2014 | 4:20 pm
    Creative workers are far more likely to undervalue their work or have their work undervalued, compared with those who work with metrics that are far easier to quantify. This makes legally-binding contracts even more of a necessity. Mule Design's Mike Monteiro explains why.21 Vote(s)
  • How Long Does It Take For A Trademark To Register?

    EricWFries
    8 Apr 2014 | 5:08 am
    Ever wonder how long it takes to register a business' trademarks with the USPTO? This article breaks down the typical trademark application timeline.24 Vote(s)
  • The Advantages of a Shelf Company

    corpcentre
    3 Apr 2014 | 10:12 am
    To say that a shelf corporation has been doing nothing would be misleading. Like a fine wine it has spent time in the cellar patiently waiting for its moment to be corked. Most shelf corporations were designed and setup with the sole purpose of being launched at a later date and what transpires bet19 Vote(s)
  • Startup Dilemma: LLC vs S Corp ( LLC vs INC )

    equallysimple
    29 Mar 2014 | 3:59 pm
    Advantages and disadvantages of an S Corp and an LLC. The article goes into the pros and cons of forming a Limited Liability Company or an S Corporation and touches on what converting to a C Corporation means. When starting a small business with others, it can be hard to decide which business s16 Vote(s)
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  • Worst Boss Ever: How to Lose an Employee in 10 Days

    ShannonW
    23 Apr 2014 | 1:43 am
    Want to avoid the title of 'worst boss ever'? The following is what not to do as a small business owner to ensure you keep the employees you value.17 Vote(s)
  • 4 Ways Inventory Adds Value To Small Businesses

    BLASTlavon
    23 Apr 2014 | 12:07 am
    Accounting for your inventory seems straightforward, but it can actually add unexpected value. Here are four ways inventory can add unexpected value for your small business. 34 Vote(s)
  • Distinguish Truth From Falsehood

    CorporateCoachG
    22 Apr 2014 | 10:55 pm
    Each day, you are bombarded by contradictory opinions and ideas about every issue. Contradictory economic ideas. Contradictory religious ideas. Contradictory political ideas. Your job is to sort through all these ideas and figure out, which ones are the true and which ones are the false. You nee17 Vote(s)
  • Knowledge is Power

    CorporateCoachG
    22 Apr 2014 | 4:25 am
    If you know what you are doing, then you feel better and you do the right things. If you don't know what you are doing, then you feel worse, because you know that you may be doing the wrong things. In all realms of human activity, knowledge is power. In work, in order to produce the best 19 Vote(s)
  • 8 Signs Your Star Employee Is All Talk, No Work

    bmartinuzzi
    21 Apr 2014 | 11:48 am
    If you expected a winner but ended up with a loser last time you hired, here are 5 ways to change things for the better now and the next time around.17 Vote(s)
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  • Which Buffy the Vampire Slayer Characters are on Your Team?

    estherschindler
    22 Apr 2014 | 5:34 pm
    Are you a Buffy, or more of a Xander? Rikki Endsley looks at seven Buffy the Vampire Slayer characters commonly seen on teams and the unique contributions each brings to projects. 17 Vote(s)
  • Why it’s Okay to Be Lazy

    LivFreeLivRich
    22 Apr 2014 | 6:20 am
    If you are going to be lazy then don't half-ass it! This is some reasoning and rational on why it is okay to be lazy.17 Vote(s)
  • Growing a Great Team for Your Small Business

    SBA.gov
    22 Apr 2014 | 3:49 am
    Are you ready to grow your small business? For many small business owners, this may mean growing your team. Here's some insight from three business advisors and experts about how to go about cultivating an employee base to help your business succeed.21 Vote(s)
  • 10 Reasons to Keep Your Older Workers

    MarketWiz
    21 Apr 2014 | 1:54 am
    The stereotype of someone that is getting older not only includes diminished physical abilities but also diminished mental abilities as well. And indeed there is some truth to the stereotype. As someone who, by many of you would be considered old, I can vouch about the diminished physical abilities24 Vote(s)
  • Human Resources, Laundry Lists, Dumb Expectations, and Geeks

    jeffyablon
    18 Apr 2014 | 1:25 pm
    Trouble Finding the Right Job/Task Candidates? It's your fault. Giving a Laundry List to Human Resources is no way to find people. And it's not Business Change.16 Vote(s)
 
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  • Use Japan’s 5-S System To Optimize Your Business

    Sian Phillips
    21 Apr 2014 | 4:25 pm
    It's no coincidence that Japanese cars continue to outshine US vehicles in quality. The Japanese have made achieving the highest levels of quality part of their business DNA. These major guiding principles are captured in Japan's Five "S" System.17 Vote(s)
  • 5 Ways to Quit Wasting Time as a Business Owner

    smpayton
    21 Apr 2014 | 3:06 pm
    Are you guilty of these time-wasters that are keeping you from being more productive in your small business?18 Vote(s)
  • Problem-Solving Strategies for Business

    designsip
    18 Apr 2014 | 1:15 pm
    Great tips for tackling every day business problems and more specifically how to address multiple problems at once.17 Vote(s)
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    KatieSimpson89
    18 Apr 2014 | 1:13 pm
    In 2014, this race to collect information can feel like a game only open to the big guys, the businesses with money and resources for data analysts and hundreds of developers. Find out how you can use information like the pros. 17 Vote(s)
  • Goodbye Fear, Hello Abundance!

    HollyHanna
    18 Apr 2014 | 12:56 pm
    Many entrepreneurs experience different fears when it comes to growing their business. Perhaps you have had some of these fears as well: Fear of failure Fear of what others will think Fear of not being "good enough" Fear of success and responsibility 16 Vote(s)
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  • Why You Don't Have A Time Management Problem

    mmangen
    23 Apr 2014 | 1:28 am
    Time management, as a concept, is bankrupt. Let's canvass some of the reasons for this, shall we?:17 Vote(s)
  • 14 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read in '14

    BizRock
    23 Apr 2014 | 12:28 am
    Probably thousands of books offer business, leadership or startup advice, but we've narrowed it down to just 14. Entrepreneurs and all those fascinated by startups should find the time to read these titles this year during their travels:16 Vote(s)
  • What Does It Take to Develop Personal Effectiveness?

    CorporateCoachG
    22 Apr 2014 | 3:16 am
    Personal effectiveness is a measure of your ability to make progress; even in the current conditions, and in spite of other people sometimes not doing as they were supposed to. How can you be more personally effective? If you want to know two success secrets that will make you more personall19 Vote(s)
  • 1-Page Productivity Tool that Helps You Schedule Your Days Like Millionaires Do - Biz Epic

    ivanpw
    21 Apr 2014 | 3:30 pm
    Business people: Here is why you are not a millionaire, yet: You are not managing your days effectively. Want some advice that is guaranteed to work?17 Vote(s)
  • Three Ways to Improve your Communication Skills

    CorporateCoachG
    21 Apr 2014 | 2:29 pm
    Everyone would benefit by an improvement in their abilities to communicate. You too, would almost certainly benefit, if you could improve your abilities to communicate with greater skill and accuracy. But how could you improve your communications skills. If you want to know three major pri16 Vote(s)
 
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  • 3D Printing, Copywriting Are Among the Top Outsourced Jobs

    airabongco
    22 Apr 2014 | 1:56 am
    Do you want to make money with the latest trends? Then you should go into 3D printing, Android developing and copywriting. Here is an article that discusses the latest trends in most outsourced jobs.19 Vote(s)
  • Internet Meme Marketing Hits Mainstream: Grumpy Cat Wins, MTV Awards

    airabongco
    22 Apr 2014 | 1:19 am
    Here is an example on how Internet brands can really make it big if it is unique and interesting enough to get people's attention. If you know the Grumpy Cat, you'll be surprised that he won an award at the MTV awards. More details at the article.16 Vote(s)
  • Upcoming Technological Innovations That’ll Change The World As We Know It

    ivanasmia
    22 Apr 2014 | 12:55 am
    Every year technological innovations promise to change the way we live, work, communicate… However, only a few of them prove to be something more than a passing trend. Here are some of the most exciting upcoming technological innovations that could define the next couple of years.16 Vote(s)
  • Wearables : a Market of 111 Million Units in 2018

    erikemanuelli
    21 Apr 2014 | 11:14 am
    The analyst firm "IDC" analyzes the world market for wearable devices: 2014 will be the year of the true debut, with a forecast of significant growth for the next five years.18 Vote(s)
  • Google Rolled Out New Update for Google Glass, as New Orders Open Up

    arunshory
    21 Apr 2014 | 6:03 am
    Google is not only opening up the Google Glass orders. It's also rolling out a major update to its wearable devices, bringing KitKat to Glass owners. The highlighted features developers can write apps for Glass using the latest Android SDK as well voice command sorting, which will allow users see w19 Vote(s)
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  • Tips for Raising A Dead or Dying Traffic

    techracle
    22 Apr 2014 | 8:09 am
    Over sometimes I do get low traffic, but my meeting with some pros really helped me out. My eyes was opened to some things. Let me confess, even me my blog must resurrect on this aspect because I am not satisfied. One thing is your blog is never satisfied of traffic. If you have a million page view17 Vote(s)
  • 9 Business Blogs You Need to Read Today

    ivanpw
    22 Apr 2014 | 8:05 am
    I love reading business blogs, Here are 9 of many business blogs I read on regular basis for the latest business tips and trends.17 Vote(s)
  • Why Should You Use LastPass To Help With Passwords?

    Carol_Amato
    21 Apr 2014 | 1:23 pm
    There is absolutely no way I could possibly remember all of my passwords and login information for all the of the sites that I access on a regular basis. Watch this short video to find the answer to the question - Why should you use LastPass?16 Vote(s)
  • Case Studies from Top CRM Software Providers

    GetApp
    18 Apr 2014 | 1:14 pm
    As small businesses begin to grow in revenue they are often faced with issues such as tackling larger work loads, managing expanding customer databases, keeping new hires up-to-date on customer information and tracking vital sales and marketing processes. While Excel spreadsheets and even paper-16 Vote(s)
  • 11 Podcasts for Bootstrappers and Solopreneurs

    WayneLiew
    18 Apr 2014 | 12:31 pm
    Bootstrappers and solopreneurs are all in search of personal and financial freedom. They are also the most open, honest and interesting group. Here are the best podcasts from the entrepreneur community that provide honest and more importantly, actionable advice for us.16 Vote(s)
 
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  • Build a Profitable Business (Not Just Another Job)

    BizRock
    22 Apr 2014 | 11:31 pm
    Creating a successful business is a challenge; creating one that gives you freedom as an owner is an even more daunting task.Many entrepreneurs devote all of their energy and resources into their businesses, which minimizes (and eliminates) any spare time and leisure they once had. Though many smal16 Vote(s)
  • Using Retirement Accounts to Fund a Business Draws IRS Scrutiny

    airabongco
    22 Apr 2014 | 5:59 am
    For those people who want to start a business but don't want to use tax-incurred money, it seems that the way out is their retirement account. However, it does not look so good to IRS and it seems like they are making some moves to prevent abuse. 18 Vote(s)
  • Could You Make Money in the "Sharing Economy"?

    MMarquit
    22 Apr 2014 | 3:59 am
    If you've been paying attention to trends in the world of business and finance, you probably know that there has been increased interest recently in what is known as the "sharing economy." Here are some of the businesses and web sites that promote the sharing economy:20 Vote(s)
  • 8 Guidelines For Friends And Family Startup Funding

    martinzwilling
    22 Apr 2014 | 2:12 am
    Most entrepreneurs have learned that it's almost always quicker and easier to get cash from someone you know, rather than Angel investors or professional investors (VCs). In fact, most investors "require" that you already have some investment from friends and family before they will even step up to19 Vote(s)
  • How To Find Your Business Leadership Blind Spots

    martinzwilling
    22 Apr 2014 | 12:48 am
    Every business leader has blind spots which limit their effectiveness and success, but due to ego, over-confidence, or deferential subordinates, many live totally in the dark. Some are smart and humble enough to assume that they don't know what they don't know, but lack an effective process for shi16 Vote(s)
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