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Small Business Stories – Pick of the Week July 15, 2017

Pricing: Why Too Many Companies Sell Themselves Short

Inc. By: Scott Maxwell When it comes to pricing, many startups price their products too low. In any business there will be a range of opinions about pricing. Unfortunately, that's often all there is. In general, companies don't think about pricing in a sophisticated manner while pricing can [...]

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Small Business Stories – Pick of the Week July 8, 2017

7 Layers of Security Each Business Owner Should Consider

Business 2 Community By: Elena Prokopets
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In 2015, the IRS, the State Department, and the White House were all hacked. How vulnerable are you? You might think not so much because, after all, you are not a “big boy,” [...]

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Small Business Stories – Pick of the Week June 24, 2017

10 Things You Must Do Before Quitting Your Job to Start Your Company

Entrepreneur By:  Dave Peck
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So you've decided you're ready to take the plunge, quit your job, and get your own company up and running. You have an amazing business idea you are ready to [...]

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Small Business Stories – Pick of the Week June 17, 2017

4 Ways Small Businesses Can Master Marketing

Entrepreneur By: Haijian Hu
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We often hear from our customers that it had always been their dream to own a business - whether that’s opening their own store or starting their own restaurant. Like most entrepreneurs, the goal is to turn [...]

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Small Business Stories – Pick of the Week June 10, 2017

25 Ways to Market Your New Business on Little or No Money

Entrepreneur By: Guy Sheetrit
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If you've been in business before, you understand the challenges of getting customers through the door. In theory, it sounds easy. But in practice, it’s tough. Luck has nothing to do with [...]

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Small Business Stories – Pick of the Week June 3, 2017

 

Study Says You Don't Have to Be a Top Graduate to Become a Disruptor

Inc. By: Wanda Thibodeaux
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Research from Boston College suggests that top graduates aren't the best innovators and that poor students are more likely to innovate. Read the full story

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50 Marketing Tools to Help Your Business Crush the Competition

Entrepreneur By:  Drew Hendricks Image credit: Sutterstock Knowledge is power in today’s marketing efforts. It is crucial that businesses have the latest solutions to track, analyze and personalize their marketing efforts. For those that need some help determing the best tools to help their businesses [...]

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Small Business Stories – Pick of the Week May 20, 2017

Running a Business is not Rocket Science, but These Key Competencies Will Keep You Ahead of the Pack

Inc. By: Martin Zwilling  
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  Running a business is not rocket science. Investors often look for key competencies in the founder(s) before looking at the business. So what are the right attributes of [...]

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Small Business Stories – Pick of the Week May 13, 2017

How Debt and Taxes Can Make Smart Entrepreneurs Rich

Entrepreneur By: Robert Kiyosaki
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My wife Kim and I have hundreds of millions of dollars of debt. We pay little to nothing in taxes. We are very rich, members of the 1 percent that gets crowds screaming about [...]

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