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5 Reasons Your Business Shouldn’t Be on Facebook

From a limited reach to a lack of results, here’s why your brand is better off without Facebook in its marketing strategy

Facebook is heralded as the social media platform to help you reach the people who…

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5 Ways To Brand Your Business Successfully Beyond Social Media

Here's how you can create awareness and drive customers to your brand

Social media is only one aspect of building a successful brand. There are many more…

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Brand Ambassadors Are A Must Have For Every Entrepreneur

Here are the best ways to secure brand ambassadors to push your product or service

Establishing your small business brand is essential. As an owner, do you have an army…

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5 Fast Ways To Get Your Customer Referrals

Here's how to get customers to refer their friends and family to use your service or product

Word of mouth is still one of the greatest marketing tools in business. Whether it…

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6 Ways Growing Startups Can Hire Top Talent On a Small Budget

Here’s how you can afford the best and the brightest talent for your startup or small business

Every entrepreneur wants to attract top talent with outstanding capabilities to grow their enterprises. But…

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3 Ways Women Entrepreneurs Can Regain their Power in Life and Business

Powerful women brag and focus on lessons learned; not their failures or mistakes

Some powerful women entrepreneurs brag and focus on lessons learned; not their failures or mistakes.

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10 Startup Celebrities and What You Can Learn From Their Success

Learning from the top startup celebrities is a sure way to get ahead in business

Learning from the top startup celebrities is a sure way to get ahead in business.

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How to Build a $10 Million Business

Here are 5 tips to help take your small business to bigger heights

Getting past $1 million in revenues is a goal that most entrepreneurs would love to…

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10 Tips To Rev Up Your Company In 2016

Here’s how you can improve sales, engage customers, and ultimately boost profits in the New Year

Here’s how your company can improve sales and profits in the New Year.

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East Coast vs. West Coast: It Matters When Pitching Your Business to Investors

11 tips for altering your startup pitch based on your audience and locale

East Coast vs. West Coast was a common theme that came up during several panel…

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9 Ways Small Business Owners Can Identify Advisory Board Members

You need a small group of people whom you can reach out to whenever you make a major business decision

Every entrepreneur needs a small group of people whom he or she can reach out…

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11 Ideas for Finding a Mentor for Your Startup

A mentor is invaluable for budding entrepreneurs if you know how to find the right one

A mentor is invaluable for budding entrepreneurs if you know how and where to find…

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10 Secrets To Training Summer Interns

Interns can be a great asset to your business as long as you provide constant support

Interns can be a great asset to your business as long as you provide constant…

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9 Branding Techniques For Your Small Business

Effective ways to promote and market your company, product, or service

Here are some surefire ways to promote your product, service or company image.

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How to Market Your Product or Business on a Bootstrap Budget

Here are some strategies for branding your business without breaking the bank

Here are eleven strategies for branding your business without breaking the bank.

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Books All Young Entrepreneurs Should Read

See what's shaping some of today’s successful, young CEOs

Learning about business is an never-ending process. Books should be used as part of that…

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10 Tips To Land A Small Business Bank Loan

Here how you can build a strong rapport with you banker, increasing your chances of getting financing

Here’s what you need to know to get a bank to grant you a small…

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4 Resources To Turn Your Blog Into a Money-Making Business

Everything you need to know from content monetization to keyword rankings

To have a blog that makes money, here’s everything you need to know from content…

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13 Biggest Business Mistakes You Can Make

Here’s how you can avoid some deep pitfalls

Here’s how you can avoid 13 of the deepest pitfalls to help you run a…

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12 Traits of a Great Events Planner

Here are some key characteristics to look for when hiring someone who run your occasion

Here’s how hiring a fantastic events planner can save you time and money.

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