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Instagram Changes their Algorithm and What That Means for your Business

How small business owners and entrepreneurs can prepare for Instagram's latest change

News of an algorithm change should not come as a shock. Instagram currently has more…

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White House Names Atlanta A TechHire City

Startup innovation hub and workforce groups partner to close supply-demand gap in IT jobs

The City of Atlanta has been named an official TechHire city by the White House.

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Walker’s Legacy to Research Fastest-Growing Segment of Entrepreneurs: Black Women

Walker's Legacy will conduct research on black female-owned businesses and launch a series of empowerment programs in honor of International Women's History Month

Black women are starting businesses in record numbers and Walker’s Legacy wants to discover the…

By Samara Lynn

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This Little Box Has Ambitious Black Women Dreaming Big

TV personality and entrepreneur Lauren Maillian and other female leaders curate items women need to be successful

TV personality and entrepreneur Lauren Maillian and other female leaders curate items women need to…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Tax Apps and Useful Online Tools For Small Business Owners

Help for filing taxes and managing your money better

Tax season is here and many small business owners are asking themselves how they can…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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5 Ways Starving Artists Can Build Up Their Business Skills

From financing to marketing, here's what you need for a flourishing career

From financing to marketing, here’s what starving artists need for a flourishing career.

By Carolyn M. Brown

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What Matters Most to Venture Capitalists

Tips for perfecting your business pitch

To gain advantage over other startups, you need an understanding of your market, a business…

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Responsive Web Design 101 for Small Business

5 ways to optimize your site for mobile

Responsive Web design is a set of techniques used to make a website adjust for…

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5 Relatively Inexpensive Ways to Do PR in Small Business

There are plenty of ways to get your name out there without a big investment

Writing a blog for your PR company website can help you gain traffic to your…

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Does Your Business Need a Mobile App? Let’s Get Some Facts

In this digital age, all businesses could use one

mobile.earth provides mobile apps, mobile outreach/marketing and custom software development. In an effort to improve…

By Marquita Miller

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Company Activities That Will Strengthen Any Culture

Create an environment where everyone is excited to come to work

Culture is paramount for having a strong team to execute your business vision. Here are…

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JCPenney And Kohl’s Are Best Retailers For Black Friday Deals

Here are the best buys and the best places to shop during the holidays

With all of the holiday craziness, recent studies and reports reveal some of the best…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Entrepreneurs Should Plan Big For This Upcoming Small Business Saturday

Survey shows 77% of U.S. consumers are planning to 'Shop Small' this holiday season

According to the fourth-annual Small Business Saturday Consumer Insights Survey, released by the National Federation…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Camelback Ventures Giving Underrepresented Entrepreneurs an Equal Shot

Minorities are less likely to receive investment funding. Aaron Walker is changing that.

Camelback Ventures is a nonprofit social venture fellowship and seed fund. From donations provided by…

By Samara Lynn

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How to Get Honest Insight Through Usability Testing

Developers need feedback on their products and services

When I first started usability tests, sample size was the hottest topic in the UX…

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Equifax and Kingonomics Bring Innovative Program to Atlanta’s Westside Community

Program seeks to hack poverty and close growing wealth gap

Through a series of events such as #StartupHigh, #StartupLounge, and Idea Hackathon, attendees will have…

By Kandia Johnson

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Minority Business Development Agency Puts $7.7 Million Toward New Business Centers

New grants will spur innovation and collaboration

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency launched a search for prospective partners…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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3 Skills Schools Should Be Teaching the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

What skills are kids going to need 25 years from now?

In order to help a younger generation of entrepreneurs succeed, there are a few key…

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4 Crucial Factors for Successful Self-Employment

Tips for transitioning into entrepreneurship

The self-employment transition involves going from being an employee to learning how to manage it…

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How to Master the Art of the Follow-Up

Follow these steps to follow-up like a pro

A networking event is just the jumping-off point for starting a new professional relationship…

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How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

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How to Invest in Cannabis Stocks

While some stocks in these sectors have been high fliers, even more have gone bust…

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