Tag Archives: small business tips

funding

Get Your Startup in These Funding Programs, Now!

'Tis the season to apply for funding

F6S—an online network of over 1.5 million tech founders, released its year-end list of funding…

By Samara Lynn

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Millennial

3 Powerful Ways to Nurture Your Millennial Employees

Help your millennial team members succeed by supporting their professional development

A millennial entrepreneur and business owner shares tips on how to nurture the professional development…

By Black Enterprise

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Million Dollar

Building a Million Dollar Online Business From Scratch

All businesses run into challenges. But if you love what you do, you’ll be able to overcome those obstacles.

If I knew what it took to build a million-dollar online business when I first…

By Black Enterprise

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startup

10 Ways for Tech Startup Founders to Build Strong Partnerships

A practical, common sense approach to forging business alliances

Tech startup founders often need to partnerships to make their business grow. An exec. from…

By Samara Lynn

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marketing plan

Tis’ the Season to Create an Impactful Marketing Plan

Successful marketing plans are well thought out, creative, and pack a punch in the marketplace

The holiday season often involves turkeys and festive activities, but what about devising a marketing…

By Sherron Washington

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funding

Thousands in Funding Available for Startups with These Programs

There is money out there you may be missing, tech founders

As a tech startup founder you may be aware of angel investors and about pitching…

By Samara Lynn

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entrepreneurship

10 Common Ethical Dilemmas in Entrepreneurship

What is one common ethical dilemma small business owners often face, and how can you overcome it?

The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization…

By Black Enterprise

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Marketing Frustrations

Eliminating Headaches: How to Decrease Marketing Frustrations

Tips to simplify the marketing process for your business

Marketing can be a very challenging function for small businesses. It takes a lot of…

By Sherron Washington

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next company

Why Your Next Company Doesn’t Have to (or Shouldn’t) Be a Unicorn

Why The Unicorn Formula isn't the only path to success for startups

“Buyers like us, we have a lot of options. It’s a buyer’s market,” said my…

By Black Enterprise

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Clients

3 Top Strategies for Getting Closer to Your Clients

Three ways to grow your business by using a more personalized approach to engaging with existing clients

As the CEO for In Touch EMR, a healthcare consulting and software business, I’ve found…

By Black Enterprise

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Negotiating

3 Tips for Negotiating the Sale of a Company

Advice on how to effectively execute the negotiation of a high-stakes company sale

If you analyze your life, you will realize that your entire day consists of negotiations.…

By Black Enterprise

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muhlenberg college

How Digital Skills Training Gives Your Company a Competitive Advantage

Here’s why providing regular digital training to employees can give your company a competitive edge

Now’s the time to develop a robust strategy to grow your company.
By 2018, the U.S.…

By Black Enterprise

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tech savvy

Here are Some Results-Driven Ways to Grow Your Company’s Email List

Here are five strategies that my company has implemented recently on our own website that has helped us grow our email list

Here are five strategies that my company has implemented recently on our own website that…

By Black Enterprise

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Venture Capitalists

Learning From Your Investors: Tips From 5 Top Venture Capitalists

Steve Ufford, founder and CEO of Trulioo, shares tips on how entrepreneurs can win over investors

There were more than 12,000 financial technology startups worldwide at the end of 2014, according…

By Black Enterprise

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Employee Theft

How to Protect Your Business From Employee Theft

Did you know $50 billion are stolen from U.S. businesses every year by their own staff? Here's how to handle issues of employee theft

As a business owner, I have to say that statistics on employee theft are frightening.…

By Black Enterprise

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Meet the Woman Using Art to Make a Profit While Making a Difference

Serena Saunders shares tips for monetizing your artwork

Serena Saunders shares tips for monetizing your artwork.

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Disturbing Lies Business Owners Tell Themselves

Don’t let yourself get caught in a trap of unproductive self-deception

Don’t let yourself get caught in a trap of unproductive self-deception. Here are five lies…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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5 Marketing Ideas for the Budget-Friendly Small Business

Marketing is expensive, but so is a failed business plan

Stretch your marketing ideas further with these simple strategies, guaranteed to help your budget-friendly small…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Master brand coach Jai Stone

Recap #BEBizChat: 10 Lessons We Learned From Master Brand Coach Jai Stone

Master brand coach shares branding and social media tips and tricks for small business owners

On Friday, December 11, Jai Stone, a Master Brand Coach and Founder of Emotional Nudity,…

By Kandia Johnson

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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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